Culture and traditions of the Benasque Valley

The Benasque Valley has a rich heritage of folklore, clearly identified by the locality.

In the old town of Benasque we can delight ourselves with some examples of Renaissance civil architecture that reveal a past of splendour such as the Palace of the Counts of Ribagorza, Casa Faure, Casa Albar or Casa Juste with its omnipresent tower.

Way of life

Way of life

The social unit in Benasque Valley is the home, each house has a different name according to the surname of the people who live there.

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Tradition and legend

Tradition and legend

One of the moments when you can feel closest to the identity of the inhabitants of a town is when you take part in their traditional dances and music, which have been a part of their local festivities since they were young&nb

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A walk around Benasque

A walk around Benasque

In the old quarter of Benasque we can find some delightful examples of civil Renaissance architecture revealing a splendid past, such as the Palace of the Counts of Ribagorza, Casa Faure, Casa Albar and Casa Just

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