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Salvelinus Fly Fishing Center

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Address: Plaza de la Aurora s/n | Santa Cilia de Jaca, Spain
Phone Number:
+34 696 16 48 10
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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SALVELINUS is a dynamic company with dedicated fly fishing specialists...

SALVELINUS is a dynamic company with dedicated fly fishing specialists working in the heart of Pyrenees Mountains of northern Spain, to offer you the best option in each moment along Navarra, Aragon, Catalunya and Andorra regions. At work, our main objective is your complete satisfaction if you chose us for your vacations. We offer a complete service personalized to each fisherman.Once inside our organization you’ll see it in everything around-all day long doing our best in the following areas: Guide Service Fishing Lodges Fly Fishing School Non angler vacations Helicopter Expeditions

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Pristine fishing and fabulous touring

Ivan Tarin, our world class fishing guide and all around wonderful host, thrilled us with magnificent fishing in the Pyrenees, including one day by helicopter in a pristine high... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
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Vancouver, Washington
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Vancouver, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Ivan Tarin, our world class fishing guide and all around wonderful host, thrilled us with magnificent fishing in the Pyrenees, including one day by helicopter in a pristine high mountain lake. My husband returned from fishing every day with rave reviews of unspoiled fishing and professional guides who felt like family. I, being less fishy, had a memorable adventure every... More 

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Flower Mound, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As always, Ivan and his Salvelinus team have outdone themselves. My 4 day guided, winter fishing trip with Aitor was nothing short of amazing. Very friendly and extremely knowledgeable of the trout and areas where he took me. I highly recommend Salvelinus for your fishing adventures. I'll definitely be back!

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had four days and could not find winter trout anywhere in Europe, and I knew that my old friends at Salvelinus could help (this was my fourth trip). The guides are truly impressive local experts (Aleix never failed to put me on fish and was a great companion) with a lifetime of experience on the waters of Eastern and... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On the recommendation of another guide group I used Salvelinus. It was a side trip from Madrid which consisted of a 2 hour bullet train ride to Lleida and about a 45 minute drive to the hotel, with another 45 minute drive to the river each day. This is a first class operation from beginning to end. Aitor my guide... More 

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Jefferson, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 27, 2016

This was our first trip to Spain and we weren't sure what to expect. But it met our expectations and then some. The fishing reminded us of brook trout fishing in the Rockies. Some spots had lots of smaller feisty fish, others had fewer but larger and more selective ones. But, even when the fish weren't biting, the scenery was... More 

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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 2, 2016

This review has two parts: one for the fly fisherman and one for the tourist. For the fly fisherman:The variety of fishing experiences was impressive: One day casting streamers at the mouth of a stream feeding into a reservoir for large brown trout with the 6 weight; Next day casting small dries for Zebra trout in a gin clear mountain... More 

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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2016

Salvelinus Fly Fishing Center is primarily a fly fishing outfitter working in the Spanish Pyrenees. Although the focus is on fly fishing, Ivan -- the owner and hands on fishing outfitter -- is very happy to schedule a wide range of non-fishing activities including photography tours, mountain hikes, and sightseeing tours of vineyards and wineries, and 10th century monasteries, villages... More 

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Benton, PA
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2016

The Hotel and Restaurant Domenc are traditional Spanish. The food is wonderful, Juan Antonio Domenc is a lovely person and an exceptional chef. He also owns the Hotel and the rooms are spotless, some with balconies and kitchens, all very comfortable. This is our 4th trip and we can't wait to go back.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2016 via mobile

I went to Salvelinus fishing adventures in Aren for 4 nights with 3 days fishing, I was a little sceptical before I went as I nether really thought of Spain as a fly fishing destination, Traveling from london Stansted to Aren was simple, a two hour flight then 2.5hr drive in to the Pyrenees. The first days fishing I was... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 5, 2016 via mobile

Great diversity of fishing and food. Juan Antonio was a awesome host and chef. The guides were great, really knew the area and how to fish them. Ivan was great at casting lessons and matching the guides with our group of anglers. English skills varied, so good to practice up on your espanol.

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