Aragon Pyrenees - Huesca Vacations
Get ready to learn something new at Huesca Museum, one of the most popular museum experiences in Aragon Pyrenees - Huesca. Explore the collections at your own pace, view the exhibits, then ask around to locate some of the more niche museums in town.
Aragon Pyrenees - Huesca is situated 260 miles (418 kilometers) northeast of the national capital Madrid and 130 miles (209 kilometers) northwest of Barcelona.
There’s no better way to experience the tastes, textures and traditions of a region than to spend a few hours sampling the expertly crafted wines of its wineries and vineyards. Visiting and local wine enthusiasts mustn’t miss Bodega Irius and Bodegas Lalanne, two of the most popular producers of fine wines in Aragon Pyrenees - Huesca. Should those wineries give you a taste for more, a visit to Bodega Pirineos and Bodegas Olvena will only deepen your appreciation for the conditions, craft and care which goes into making truly great wine.
Take your family to the mountains to enjoy the snow-based activities in Aragon Pyrenees - Huesca by planning a trip to one of the scenic ski resorts. Enjoy the views at Candanchu Ski Resort or Formigal Ski Resort. Cerler Ski Resort and Astun Ski Resort are some of the other popular resorts.
Even people who are not religious, will appreciate the designs and artifacts in the many old religious sites. The Huesca Cathedral and the Jaca Cathedral are two of the most visited of these. There are other picturesque places of worship here, especially the Barbastro Cathedral and the Roda de Isabena Cathedral.
Scattered throughout the region are several picturesque historic castles. Loarre Castle, Castillo de Loarre and Monzon Castle are like something from a fairytale and are magical places.
If you are into nature, go and check out Aneto and Ordesa Y Monte Perdido National Park, two protected habitats where outdoor types like to visit on a fine day. These two biological parks are delightful places to discover the local flora and fauna.
Plaza del Mercado is one of the most popular public places in in the Aragon Pyrenees - Huesca area. Find a good vantage spot and spend a while people watching before heading off to explore the surrounding sights.
If you are looking for somewhere to chill out, paddle about in a boat or just enjoy the sunlight shining on the water, the local lake called Lago de Creguena is a great place to take a look at. Glistening with its own unique beauty this delightful destination is the perfect location to head to for a little relaxation.