Vall de Núria - information about the city
La Vall de Núria is a south-opening valley coming down from the crest of the Pyrenees within the municipality of Queralbs, province of Girona, community of Catalonia, Spain. The floor of the valley lies about 2000 meters above sea level, and is accessible from the south via a rack railway (the Vall de Núria Rack Railway) or by foot, and from France to the north by footpaths. There are no roads to access the valley. The place is historically notable for the 1931 drafting of the first Catalan Statute of Autonomy, in the Sanctuary of the Virgin of Núria.
Source of description http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vall_de_Núria
Vall de Núria - tourist attractions
|Sanctuary of Virgin Nuria||The Sanctuary of Virgin Nuria is a Baroque church located in the valley of Nuria (Valle de Nuria), more than 1,700 meters above sea level near the town of Queralbs in Catalonia, and also near the French border. The beginnings of the building date back to the Middle Ages, at which time a hospital was...|
|Vall de Núria Rack Railway||The Vall de Núria Rack Railway (Catalan: Cremallera de Núria) is a mountain railway line in the Pyrenees mountains in the north of the Catalonia region of Spain. The line connects Ribes de Freser with Queralbs and Vall de Núria. As Queralbs is the highest point in the valley reachable b...|
|Vall de Núria ski resort||Vall de Núria is a ski resort located in the Núria valley, in Catalonia. The ski area extends from 1,964 to 2,252 meters. The resort has a total of ten alpine ski trails (three green, three blue, two red and two black) and a special track for sleds. In total, seven kilometers of marked trails. In...|