9 days in Province of Huesca Itinerary

9 days in Province of Huesca Itinerary

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Jaca
— 2 nights
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Bielsa
— 4 nights
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Alquezar
— 2 nights
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Jaca

— 2 nights
Jaca is a city of northeastern Spain in the province of Huesca, located near the Pyrenees and the border with France. Take a break from the city and head to River Rafting & Tubing and Hecho Valley. Popular historic sites such as Ciudadela De Jaca and Cathedral of Jaca are in your itinerary. Venture out of the city with trips to Castillo De Xavier (in Javier), Monasterio de Leyre (in Yesa) and Sos del Rey Catolico (Juderia & Tourist Office of Sos del Rey Catolico Palacio De Sada). The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to San Juan de la Peña, shake up your sightseeing with a climbing tour, step into the grandiose world of Castillo de Loarre, and get outside with Pena Oroel.

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Madrid to Jaca is an approximately 5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of train and bus; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Bielsa.

Things to do in Jaca

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours · Parks

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Bielsa

— 4 nights
Bielsa is a municipality located in the province of Huesca, Aragon, Spain. Get in touch with nature at Ordesa y Monte Perdido National Park and River Rafting & Tubing. Castillo Fortaleza de Ainsa and Bodega Castell d'Encus are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Change things up with these side-trips from Bielsa: Centre d'Interpretacio de l'Antic Comerc (in Salas de Pallars), Aigüestortes i Estany of Saint Maurici National Park (in Espot) and Cañón de Añisclo (in Escalona). There's lots more to do: admire the verdant scenery at Valle de Pineta, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Cervesa Artesana Ctretze Pirineus, and trek along El Cinque LLac.

To see ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Bielsa online journey planner.

You can drive from Jaca to Bielsa in 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Alquezar.

Things to do in Bielsa

Parks · Nature · Tours · Outdoors

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Alquezar

— 2 nights
Alquézar is a municipality in the province of Huesca, in the autonomous community of Aragon, Spain. On the 13th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: learn about winemaking at Bodega ENATE, learn about winemaking at Vinas del Vero, do a tasting at Bodega SOMMOS, then do a tasting at Bodega LAUS, then skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour, and finally hike along Pasarelas del Vero.

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Getting from Bielsa to Alquezar by car takes about 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in August, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Alquezar

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Wineries

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Province of Huesca travel guide

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Landmarks · River Rafting & Tubing · National Parks
Nestled in the scenic Pyrenees mountains of northern Spain, the Province of Huesca is known as a region of natural wonders and historical sites, including a 3,404-meter (11,169-foot) peak as well as Roman and Moorish ruins. While largely unpopulated, other than in the capital city of Huesca, the area serves as one of the country’s top regions for outdoor activity, with several designated World Heritage national parks and major ski resorts.