Train and hiking in the Catalan Pyrenees

Leave Paris or Lyon by train to Barcelona and then up to the foot of the Southern Pyrenees, before starting hiking with all the services included !

Train and hiking in the Catalan Pyrenees

  • Parc Naturel Régional Pyrénées Catalanes et Parc Natural Capçaleres del Ter i del Freser
  • Duration: 6 days: 2 nights Barcelona + 2 nights Núria + 1 night mountain hut
  • Public: Hikers in good physical condition

Leave Paris or Lyon by train to Barcelona and then up to the foot of the Southern Pyrenees, before starting hiking with all the services included!

Whether you are an explorer or a simple hiker, a lively sportsperson or a curious visitor, you will walk through the nicest landscapes and cultural sites of Catalonia and go deep inside the Pyrenean rural world after enjoying Barcelona’s modernism and gothic art.

This circular route is exclusively covered by train and through mountain paths.
Arrival in Núria Valley –surrounded by almost 3,000-metre high peaks which give birth to many springs and mountain streams– using a singular mean of transport: the cog railway.

Mountain hike with stop at Carança mountain hut and arrival in the Parc Naturel Régional des Pyrénées Catalanes, discovering a really exceptional area whose landscape and nature heritage are absolutely amazing.

Return to Paris, Lyon or Barcelona by train.
Possibility to extend your stay with other routes in the Pyrenees from Ribes de Freser, Núria or the region of Canigou.

Highlights

  • Trip using four kinds of trains, including 2 unique ones (panoramic and high mountain trains)
  • Spectacular landscapes in two mountain natural parks characteri zed by their warm climate and numerous sunny days
  • Short trip from Barcelona aimed at discovering the mythic landsca pes of the Catalan Pyrenees
  • Accommodation in hotel and mountain hut

Organizer

Pirineu Emoció

Av. Sant Miquel del Pui, 43 - 25500 La Pobla de Segur (Catalunya)

Services included

  • TGV (High Speed Train) from Paris and Lyon to Barcelona
  • 2 nights in Barcelona
  • Train Barcelona – Ribes de Freser
  • Cog Railway Ribes de Freser – Núria
  • 2 nights in Núria – 1-day hike in Nuria Valley
  • Mountain crossing Núria – Thuès
  • 1 night in Carança mountain hut (half board)
  • Train Jaune (Yellow Train) and bus from Thuès to Perpignan
  • TGV (High Speed Train) to Lyon /Paris or Barcelona

Ecomobility

  • Full trip by train ! TGV-AVE (High Speed Train), Regional Train, Cog Railway, Train Jaune (Yellow Train).
  • Mountain hike

Link to product

www.pirineuemocio.com