Pallars Sobirà, Pyrenees
Apartaments La Canal is a house located in the village of Alins, and it consists in 3 independent accommodations.
The house has 3 independent rural accommodations, with kitchen, dining room, two double bedrooms and a bathroom.
There is also a TV with DVD and central heating with gas oil.
All of the apartments have the Environmental Quality Assurance Certificate of the Generalitat de Catalunya.
Concerning the new model of categorization of Rural Tourism establishments, La Canal apartments have two wheat spikes.
The kitchen is fully equipped in cookware (dishes, pots, cutlery, etc.) and it has also oven, toaster, fridge, dishwasher and microwave.
Our guests can visit our farm animals: chickens, chickens, pigs (in autumn) and cows.
Hiking. At Vallferrera we have some of the highest peaks in Catalonia (Pica d'Estats, Monteixo, Salòria), and forests and landscapes ideal for walking tours with the whole family.
Concerning the services, in Alins you can find the public swimming pool, opened daily on summer.
You can also enjoy some festivities. We have two village festivities, the one called Festa Major de Sant Joan, with the popular Baixada de Falles (a torch procession) on June 23 from the Ermita de Sant Quirc; and the one called Festa Major d'hivern (Winter Village Festivity), celebrated the Sant Vicenç Day (January 22).
Finally, we have to mention the annual celebration of Fira del Ferro Pirinenc (Pyrenean Iron Fairt), celebrated the second weekend of July, with demonstrations of forge, craft fair, etc.
A very interesting place in Alins is the hill of Sant Quirc, with the hermitage of the same name, from where you can enjoy a magnificent view over the village and some of the surrounding mountains.
Also worthy of note is the Colomer de les Bruixes, located on the other side of the river, an ancient defense tower, recently restored as a vantage point.
To get to Alins, from the C-13 highway, once in Llavorsí we have to turn off towards the L-504, until the next roundabout, where we turn off towards the L-510, passing through Araós, Ainet de Besan and finally get to Alins.
Our house is located at the top of La Canal street, the second street on the right after the Plaça Major, direction Àreu.