Muntanyes de Llibertat (Mountains of freedom)

Muntanyes de Llibertat

Route running through the Alt Pirineu Natural Park (Catalonia) and the Pyrénées Ariégeoises Regional Natural Park (France). 

  • Muntanyes de Llibertat
  • Muntanyes de Llibertat
  • Muntanyes de Llibertat

This 4-stage itinerary is steeped in history as it follows the paths taken by refugees fleeing to France to escape the Spanish Civil War and later by European Jews fleeing south to escape the Holocaust.

Not to be missed: Ars Waterfall, probably the most beautiful
in the Pyrenees; monuments commemorating the Jewish exodus in Tavascan and Aulus-les-Bains.


Fact file:

Route length: 65Km

Cumulative elevation gain: 9500m

Route type: circular

Best time of year for this route: June to September