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Parque Nacional de Aiguestortes

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Address: Casa del Parc C/ de Sant Maurici, 5, 25597 Espot, Spain
Phone Number: +34 973 69 61 89
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Just beautiful !!!

Visited with 2 teenage boys (17 & 14), took the only taxi service that operates to the park (a fun thing for itself, they are 4 x 4 jeeps that serve as the taxi company). Did the... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
Alon T
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Kfar Vradim, Israel
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Kfar Vradim, Israel
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with 2 teenage boys (17 & 14), took the only taxi service that operates to the park (a fun thing for itself, they are 4 x 4 jeeps that serve as the taxi company). Did the longest ride to the peek (50 minute ride in the jeep) and then an easy 3 to 4 hours walk down to the... More 

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Ramat Gan, Israel
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2016

We enjoyed our visit to Aiguestortes- Sant Maurici lake (which is not really a lake- it is a reservoir, as the water is held by a man made dam). We enjoyed it, althogh we did not do all the treks we planned- the treks are not all marked well and not always possible to walk.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

Most incredible nature site. Beautiful views. Will suit trackers and also familys. We went in by taxi to the second pool and walked down back to the first. Was a bit cold and snowed. Over all good enjoyable experiences.

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Kent
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2016

We went with my parents, in their late 70's and did the main walk from Lake Ratera to Sant Maurici. There were fantastic views at Lake Ratera and the amazing 50m waterfall down to the crystal clear lake Sant Maurici. It wasn't difficult and we passed some locals walking their dogs even. We spent around 4 hrs doing the 4... More 

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Barcelona, Spain
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2016 via mobile

Amazing place!!! Real mountains, opportunities for hiking. There are also taxis in the village who can drive you up to the mountains if you cannot walk. The hike is medium

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Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 28, 2016 via mobile

Absolutely incredible park! My wife and I stayed in Espot and hiked the Estany d'Amitges/Refuge d'Amitges to Estany de Sant Maurici trail in late-September. It was a beautiful hike from top to bottom, and was really peaceful at the time of year we went. We found it hard to figure out the best way to do this hike by reading... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016

We took a jeep (they call it "taxi") from Espot to the entrance of the park. You could drive your car to a car park which is located between Espot and the entrance of the park, however you would have to walk about 1 hour to the entrance of the park if you did that. There are many different routes... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 21, 2016 via mobile

Will post info about visiting the park without a car (travelling with InterRail pass): GETTING TO ESPOT (on public transport): we took the train from Lleida to Pobla de Segur (FGC train - Interrail pass only gives you 50% discount on tickets, so €3.50 each way) - amazing views. (Think there is an ALSA bus that does the same journey.)... More 

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2016

We spent a few hours walking through this area up to the lake and back. One could definitely spend the whole day here and even overnight in the refuge if you plan properly. It's the most beautiful natural park I've ever seen and I'm glad we made the detour to reach it.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2016 via mobile

This park is unbelievable Is it gorgeous , it's peaceful and calm. We walked along the lakes , everybody says HOLA to you, Beautiful scenery Lots of water and waterfalls We just didn't want this day to end. We swam in the freezing , crystal clear water One of the best places we've been yet. So is the village of... More 

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