Routes Vias Verdes




The Fundación de los Ferrocarriles Españoles  (Spanish Railways Foundation) has organised its 'Green Routes' programme with the aim of converting Spain's 7,000 km of disused railway lines into routes for cycle tourists and hikers.

The Green Route to the Vall Fosca (Dark Valley) passes through the district of El Pallars Jussà in Lleida (Spain) province and close to the Aigüestortes i Estany de Sant Maurici National Park.

Technical details:

Location: Between Estany (Lake) Gento and Espui (Vall Fosca, El Pallars Jussà, Lleida - Spain).
Users: 
Hikers.
Longitud: 5 Km.
Accessibility for the disabled: Unsuitable.
Type of terrain: Unmodified land, conserving the original rail track.
Natural Setting: Glacial valley, Lakes in a high mountain area, Aigüestortes i Estany de Sant Maurici National Park.
Cultural heritage: Romanesque churches of Sant Julià d'Espui and Capdella.
Infrastructure: Continuous track, 4 tunnels.

Information provided by:

Fundació de Ferrocarrils Espanyols: www.viasverdes.com
Patronat de Turisme de la Vall Fosca





Add coments:

:

CAPTCHA image
Enter validation code

 

14/15 Snow Season

The Lleida Pyrenees offer you a range of activities to enjoy this winter. Don’t miss them!

+ Info

Trekking and MTB – options for Active Tourism!

Summer proposals to enjoy nature with your friends and family while enjoying a bit of sport at the same time!

For more information

The Astronomy Park of Montsec

Enjoy one of the most important astronomy centres in Spain. Come and discover it!

+ Info