Incredible beauty Aiguestortes Park is a three-hour drive from Barcelona and attracts lovers of unique landscapes, hiking and enjoying the outdoors. It is the only national park of Catalonia, has received an official status in 1955 year, with 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 mountain rivers and streams. The abundance of beautiful waterfalls, lagoons with unusually clear water, mountain lakes in the middle of the forest, clean air and the opportunity to walk for hours in the middle of this pristine splendor, choosing 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, the water surface that reflects the peaks of the mountains Enkantados. To reach the lake from the entrance to the park where you leave free parking your car, you will need to go through a one-way about three hours. It is best to start this route in the morning, take with food to peak-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 map of routes, some of which 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 reach the entrance to the park by car, you reach the village of Bohi, you can enter in the search on the map "Apartaments la Peguera" and thus reach the turn that leads to the last parking lot in front of the park. We recommend coming here for a few days, ideally with your own tent, because there are plenty of camping sites in the national park, where you can put up a tent over 5 €.
If you do not like to sleep in a tent at your disposal a lot of hostels and hotels where you can stay for two from 30 € per night. Handle, Happy in Spain help with booking accommodation, car rental and organize fully guided tour in 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 150 €