The tourist attractions of Jaca and the Aragonese Pyrenees catch a lot of visitors throughout the year. From Apartmentos Sol y Nieve we can explore the tourist attractions of the area and easily reach the most popular ski resorts.
Just a few kilometers from the ski slopes, Jaca is a beauty that stands between the mountains with a remarkable historical heritage and many attractions. One of its monuments is the cathedral, which dates from the eleventh century and mixes several architectural styles. But we can also visit the medieval church of San Ginés, the Diocesan Museum, the Convent del Carmen, the hermitage of Sarsa, the Episcopal Palace and the Citadel, from which we can see beautiful views of the valleys.
Pyrenees National Park
It has a total of 45,707 hectares, stretching from the Aspe Valley in the Atlantic Pyrenees to the west, bordering the National Park of Ordesa and Monte Perdido in Spain. There we can go on excursions and routes with more than 200 high mountain lakes and a rich flora and fauna such as brown bears of the Pyrenees.
National Park of Ordesa and Monte Perdido
Valleys, mountains, lakes, and lots of nature. These are the signs of this great park, which offers a sublime beauty with exceptional landscapes. It also houses the Monte Perdido, a high mountain and ridge complex, preferred by those who love climbing and hiking.
Candanchú Ski Resort
In the Aragonese Pyrenees we can find some of the most important resorts in Europe, having modern infrastructure to accommodate a large number of people attracted by winter sports. Candanchú is one of the oldest resorts in Spain, located 1 km from Puerto de Somport, direction France. It has many ski slopes in different forms, as well as children playgrounds, making it suitable for the whole family.
Astún Ski Resort
Located 30 km from Jaca and next Candanchú, Astún offers a myriad of services for visitors. It features a peculiar terrain where highlight open ski slopes, and has a ski school and a snowboard school. It’s a constantly updated resort, with new infrastructures. It has also been the scene of important events and sport competitions, being the central axis of this valley’s tourism.
Formigal Ski Resort
It’s one of the most complete resorts, with 100 ski slopes with a total of 137 km. It also offers many other attractions and activities for all ages, kindergarten and even night skiing activities.