Exclusive Skiing in Spain
Spain isn’t most traveler’s first choice when it comes to skiing. But with ski resorts in five distinct regions of the country, skiing in Spain is hot stuff.
Where can you ski in Spain
Although Spain has several ski resorts near Madrid and in the north (Galicia, Leon, Cantabria, La Rioja or Teruel), In this post we want to talk you about the two best ski resorts in Spain. One is located at the Pyrenees, which divide France from Spain, and the other is located at Sierra Nevada, in the south of this country.
Baqueira Beret – Pyrenees
Baqueira Beret is our first option to people who want to ski in the north of Spain and for who are looking for high class skiing. Baqueira is located at Vall d’Aran, at Catalonia region. This is the biggest and most modern ski resort of Spain, is the one with more ski slopes and has an strategic orientation that assure to skiers, good snow quality.
However, despite being the largest ski resort in Spain receives part of its fame thanks to the continued national personalities and celebrities who ski in Baqueira each winter, such as the Royal Family.
If you are going to ski to Baqueira, don’t forget to stop and enjoy a delicious meal, take some tapas or drink a glass of Champagne with incredible views.
Besides spend some days skiing, in Baqueira you will taste fantastic food in cool places as Moët Winter Lounge, the most chic Baqueira’s place to drink a glass of champagne; El Refugi, a design brewery that is the new meeting place for skiers and offers a selection of tapas prepared by famed Chefs with Michelin Stars as Dani Garcia and Paco Roncero. Those tapas can be paired with San Miguel beer or Baqueira’s cocktail, designed by renowned bartender Javier de las Muelas; or Cinco Jotas Restaurant, a classy restaurant of Baqueira Beret where you will taste the finest Iberic ham, great local meet and tasty traditional dishes.
Sierra Nevada ski resort
Another great option if you want to go Ski in Spain, is Sierra Nevada ski resort. Located in Granada, at the region of Andalucia, Spain. Sierra Nevada, offers a high number of hours of sunshine, a great ski area with long and varied tracks and the best nightlife. Besides this, this ski resort is one of few places that offers the possibility of night skiing or snowboard in the moon light.
So remember, if this winter do you want to ski (or of course do Snowboard), visit historical places and taste wonderful food, Spain is the perfect destination for you.