Project Description

Winter Stars in the Snow Whiteness.

Do you like to walk in the mountains in the summer? Do you dare to try it in winter? Snow, stars, forests and a solitary shelter await us on an authentic two-day winter adventure.

The adventure begins in a small village in the upper Pyrenees, a magical place where we will start our route. On it, we will learn to interpret the traces of the typical Pyrenean fauna, crossing great forests, white esplanades, until arriving at the solitary mountain refuge where we will spend the night. We will enjoy a good dinner, followed by the typical table talks, remembering the anecdotes of the excursion, beside the heat of the fireplace. At night, we will go on an “expedition” to contemplate the night sky, stars and constellations, and savour a tasting of typical spirits of the territory. The following day, we will climb a small summit where incredible views will be enjoyed and make our way back to the car and to the restaurant, where a good meal awaits us to finish the adventure.

EXTRAS
Possibility of collecting and transferring customers from anywhere in Spain and returning them to their place of origin.
The programme can be adapted to the customer’s needs, both in difficulty and in number of days on route.
Accommodation in a Hotel the night the programme finishes.

Day 1

11.00 am
Arrival to the small village of Son del Pi, where presentations will be made.  The technical equipment will be given and a general explanation of the basic snowshoeing techniques.

12.00 am
Start of the snowshoeing excursion.

5.00 pm
Arrival at the refuge. Relax time by the fireplace, enjoying the heat with a hot drink.

8.00 pm
Dinner in the Refuge and table talk.

10.00 pm
Night expedition under the dark Pyrenean sky. Interpretation of the stars and constellations accompanied by a tasting of typical liqueurs of the territory.

Day 2

8.30 am
Complete breakfast to charge batteries.

9.30 am
Beginning of the second programmed snowshoe excursion. Will be climbing some of the peaks near the refuge, a great viewpoint with breath-taking views of the National Park of Aiguestortes and Estany de Sant Maurici.

12.00 am
Drop back to the car.

1.00 pm
Arrival to the car and transfer to Son del Pi.

2.00 pm
Lunch in a typical restaurant in the area.

3.30 pm
End of the programme.

  • Half board in a mountain refuge located in the periphery of the National Park of Sant Maurici.
  • Two days of guided snowshoeing tours around the periphery of the National Park.
  • Local high mountain guides, expert connoisseurs of the area and the Pyrenean culture.
  • The second day’s lunch, the end of the excursion.
  • Necessary basic equipment, rackets and poles.
  • Typical Liqueurs of the territory to accompany the observation of stars.

Trip available on request during the months of:

December, January, February, March and April for groups of 6 or more participants.

  • Incredible landscapes in the peripheral area of the Aigüestortes and Estany de Sant Maurici National Park, in the heart of the Pyrenees.

  • Spend the night in a mountain refuge in the high valleys of the Pyrenees. Away from urban life, an ideal place to relax and disconnect.

  • You will be able to contemplate the dark sky of the Pyrenees shining on the white snow mattress.

  • The snowshoe discipline allows anyone to enjoy hiking on the snow without technical complications.

Tiempo 3-4 horas

Winter Stars in the Snow Whiteness

165€


Testimonials

“I had never tried snowshoes and I thought it was fantastic! Easy to use and very useful to navigate through the snow”.

Alessandra (Italy)

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