What is the Benasque Valley?
Nature, adventure, relaxation, life
The splendid nature of the Benasque valley makes it an ideal place to enjoy outdoor activity all year round. The high peaks covered with snow in winter, perfect for enjoying skiing, are also in summer a paradise that invites you to enjoy the environment.
The Benasque Valley, the centre and heart of the Pyrenees, is home to the largest number of peaks 3,000 metres high in the Pyrenees, distributed among three groups of peaks around the massifs of La Maladetas, Posets and Perdiguero. The peaks with the most possibilities and climbs on different routes are those of the Agujas de Perramó (2,550) although there are many very attractive peaks for mountaineers such as the Tucas de Ixeia, Turmo, Batisielles, Jean Arlaud peak, needle of the Paul, Bardamina peak, Crabide peak, Gías peak or Perdiguero peak.
What can you do in the Benasque Valley?
Upcoming events in Benasque
The hiking routes we have are an ideal way to discover the Benasque Valley and its people. The Benasque Valley has a great variety of trails and paths, of different durations and difficulties, which run through its 18 villages.
If you like cycling and don't know what to do in the Benasque Valley, we recommend you to visit the Puro Pirineo Mountain Bike Center and the Aramon Cerler Ski Resort, as they offer a great variety of routes where you can enjoy different levels of MTB.Read more
Mountain and nature
It is surrounded by the highest concentration of peaks with more than 3,000 merits of the whole Pyrenees, among which stand out in Aneto with 3,404 meters of altitude, Posest 3,375 meters and Perdiguero 3,221 meters, to the north and the moles del Turbón 2,492 meters and Cotiella 2912 meters to the south.Read more
The Benasque Valley is a mountain destination that has known how to take advantage of the richness of the natural environment to produce top quality local products. The cuisine of the Benasque Valley undoubtedly brings you closer to the aromas and flavors of high mountains. Try our seasonal products, which you can only taste at a particular time of the year, such as mushrooms, sausages, cheeses, meats from the valley.Read more