Aragon

Introduction

From rolling green valleys to the mountains peeks of the Pyrenees, Aragon is a region of Spain that has a surprise around every corner.

Situated in the north eastern region of Spain, the welcoming farm houses and rugged landscapes deliver a perfect base for a Luxury Spanish Adventure Holiday.

Whether its white water rafting through steep valley gorges, rock climbing or hiking into hills to find the perfect viewpoint, this spectacular region of Spain offers every visitor adventure, exploration and relaxation.

The Basics

Location: 41°00′N 1°00′W
Population: 1,277,471
Area: 47,719 km2
Time Zone: GMT +1

Getting There

With plenty of flight options into Spain you are spoilt for choice. For the closest airports to the region fly into Santander or Bilbao, however many fly to Barcelona and take the stunning drive into the Pyrenees.

Climate

Aragon’s has a typical continental European climate. The temperature range is mainly determined by altitude.

At higher altitudes in the Pyrenees there can be a lot of snow, during the winter months which makes it great for winter activities such as skiing. At lower altitudes the summer temperatures average at around 25C and winter temperatures at around 6C.

Geography

Aragon is a sparsely populated region of untouched wildernesses. Huge mountainous peaks and deep canyons are found across the region.

Spectacular waterfalls and rivers make great swim spots and focal points for walks with the highest peak in the region, Aneto, standing at 3,404m.

Plants and Animals

There is a wide range of animal and plant life in the region with bird watchers flocking to the region to see eagles and vultures.

The plant life is fairly typical of Spain, with a large variety of trees, bushes and flowers. At higher altitudes plants life dwindles but to the keen eye rare mountains flowers can be found.

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