With the Pyrenees mountains bordering the sunny country of Spain in the north and the high Sierra Nevada in the southern region, there are in fact a number of winter locations to choose from when it comes to snow sports. We’ve picked out some of the best ski resorts in Spain in this blog post. Start packing!
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Let's take a moment to appreciate Spain's biggest and most popular resort in the Val d’Aran area of the Pyrenees. This resort offers more than 80 kilometers of runs for all levels, including a number of black diamond runs to challenge even the most competent of skiers. Surrounding the resort there are many traditional villages to visit filled with local architecture and traditional churches.
Located in between Granada and the Mediterranean Sea, Sierra Nevada is in fact Europe’s southernmost ski resort. It can be reached by bus from Granada in just under one hour, and is an easy day trip from the city. This resort offers 106.80 kilometers of runs catering to all levels, ski schools and snow gardens with rides for children.
Located in the Aragon Pyrenees close to the French border at Pau, and 170 kilometers from the city of Zaragoza in Spain, Formigal is a quiet, laid-back resort favored by local families and beginners.
So, what are you waiting for? Come visit Spain this winter! Ski ya later!