Pallars Sobirà, Pyrenees
Casa Xicot is the ideal place to be in touch with nature. We are surrounded by several mountains, a river (which runs throught the valley) and the birds, that sing every morning.
At Casa Xicot, we want you to feel like home!
Our house is located 100 meters from the village of Alins, in the direction of the famous town of Tor. It is completely surrounded by nature, so you will be able to enjoy the silence.
It has capacity for fifteen people ,distributed over five double rooms with bathroom and TV, one quadruple room with bathroom and TV (special for families), and one single room, also with bathroom and TV.
Bed linen and towels are included.
Daily cleaning service of the rooms included.
Breakfast with local and homemade products (as charcuterie) offered.
The house has a landscaped area ideal for relaxing.
The municipality of Alins is in the valleys of the river Vall Ferrera and the river of Tor.
Located in the north-west of the county of El Pallars Sobirà, in the heart of the Pyrenees, Alins is a municipality of a very large extension, in where you can find the highest peak in Catalonia: Pica d'Estats (3143m.).
In the town you will find the Colomer ("the pigeon loft") and La Torre ("the tower"), the hermitage of Sant Quirós (from where the Falles -procession of torchs- go down for the feast of Saint John, on June 24) and the church that honors our patrons: Sant Vicenç and Sant Joan.
The house is located in a magnificent mountain area, surrounded by rivers, mountains and pure air.
You can make multiple excursion on lakes and mountains (Pica d'Estats, Monteixo ...), or go rafting or make BTT and 4X4 tours, etc.
Our guests prefer:
- Alt Pirineu Natural Park, with a huge number of of hiking trails, such as Pla de Boet.
- Climb to the highest peak in Catalonia, the Pica d'Estats, at 3143m altitude.
- Take the Tor route and follow the road to Andorra.
On the other hand, you can go along the paths used during the Falles descent (the torch procession that take place on the night of June 23), discover the hermitage of Sant Quirs and the Biaxada del Botanal or the town of Torre de les Bruixes (Witches' Tower).