Best Ski Resorts in Spain are located in the lap of mighty Pyrenees. After Switzerland, Ski Resorts in Spain are famous all over the world. Above Granada in Andalucia is Sierra Nevada, the host of World Alpine Ski Championships.
For Spain Vacations, some of the popular Ski Resorts in Spain are:
Baqueira-Beret is a popular ski resort in Spain and the largest among all the resorts in Spain. From Barcelona the resort is at a distance of 200 kilometers and from Toulouse in France, it can be accessed at a drive of 160 kilometers.
Candanchu is located in Aragon Pyrenees. It is a medium sized ski resort and is best suited for hard skiing. This resort can be reached from the nearest international airport of Barcelona after a drive of 385 kilometers. The instructors at Candanchu boastfully say that if one can ski in Candanchu, one can ski in any part of the world.
Cerler lies in the heart of Aragon Pyrenees. This small resort is located at a distance of 230 kilometers from Zaragoza (nearest airport). Barcelona is just 290 kilometers away from the resort. Hiking facilities are also provided at this resort.
Formigal is a resort for people under the age of 30. It is located at a distance of 275 kilometers from Barcelona and 170 kilometers from Zaragoza. There are many slopes at the Resort for skiing. Pau with Ryanair provides services for the journey up the mountain.
La Molina is the oldest resort in Spain. It is located at a distance of 160 kilometers from Barcelona. A special railway carriage takes the passengers from Molina station to the base village in 3½ hours.
Masella is situated adjacent to La Molina and is located at a distance of 175 kilometers from Barcelona. As there is no nightlife in this resort so it is suited for short stays.
Panticosa is located at distance of170 kilometers from Zaragoza in the Aragon Pyrenees. It is a low priced resort so it is popular with local people. The resort features excellent ski school.
Sierra Nevada is the southernmost ski resort of Europe. The resort is located at a distance of 32 kilometers southeast of Granada. The resort offers a panoramic view of the Mediterranean Sea and Atlas Mountains of Morocco.
Some other ski resorts in Spain are Boí-Taüll, Javalambre, Valdezcaray, Astun, Pas de la Casa, Grau Roig, Soldeu El Tarter and Pal.
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