Incredible beauty Reserve Aiguestortes is three hours' drive from Barcelona and attracts lovers of unique landscapes, hiking and outdoor recreation. It is the only national park of Catalonia, received official status in 1955 in upper Raval, an area of about 100 km2.
The vast territory of the park is located in a valley among the snow-capped peaks of the Pyrenees, where a huge number of sinuous flow down the mountain rivers and streams. The abundance of beautiful waterfalls, lagoons with unusually clear water, mountain lakes in the woods, clean air and the opportunity to walk for hours in the middle of this pristine splendor, choosing the hiking trails in complexity and duration.
The most striking part of the beauty of the park is a deep lake Sant Mauricio, located at an altitude of almost two thousand meters, in the water surface which are reflected Enkantados peaks of mountains. To reach the lake from the park entrance, where you leave the free parking his car, you will need to go through a one-way about three hours. Better to start this route in the morning, take food for pick-nick and back in the evening. The park entrance is free for visitors, you will see an information booth, where you will be given a route map, which about 26, and answer any questions. According to the laws of the tent can be put only in motor homes or in shelters, lodges "Refugio".
To get to the park entrance by car, You need to get to the village Bohi, you can enter in the search to the "Apartaments la Peguera" the map and thus reach the turn, which leads to the last parking lot in front of the park. We recommend coming here for a few days, ideally with your own tent, since the national park there are plenty of camping sites, where you can put up a tent for 5 €.
If you do not like to sleep in a tent, there are a variety of hostels and hotels, where you can stay for two from 30 € per night. contact, Happy in Spain help with booking of accommodation, car rental and organizes full tour of the National Park with tents and maintenance. The best time of year for a trip - from May to October. Price for a group of 2 to 4 people from 350 €