Winter sports

Skiing home

With the Pyrenees just a couple of hours' drive from Barcelona, skiing is a favoured hobby for many living in the city, while there are other snow-based activities that can be enjoyed too.

Get your snow fix in the Catalan Pyrenees this winter. more



Photo by Carol Moran

Get off the beaten track and enjoy the winter white out like never before with our beginner’s guide to snowshoeing in the Pyrenees. more


This land of high mountains and narrow valleys boasts the best ski slopes in the Pyrenees and a number of resorts that cater for all levels. more


A quick guide to the region’s 10 ski resorts. more


Thanks to an early cold snap, the Pyrenean ski stations kicked off the season on December 1st, and will continue until late April, giving you plenty of time to head to the mountains for some winter fun. more


There's more to winter activities than just skiing, and Catalunya has it all more

You'll find a good day's skiing not too far from Barcelona more



Image courtesy Patronat de Turisme de la Cerdanya

The Catalan county of La Cerdanya is located in the Pyrenees, some three hours away from Barcelona more