Places to Visit around Huesca
The village of Alfántega offers much more that the attractions near the city centre. In fact the best sights lie elsewhere.
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The province of Huesca abounds in Romanesque castles and churches. Loarre, easily amongst the best Romanesque castles in all Europe is just a short distance away. The quaint villages of Anso, Ainsa, and Alquezar are living examples of perfect Romanesque villages. The San Juan de la Peña a part-Gothic, part-Romanesque shrine is also worthy of visit.
For the adventure buffs, pre-Pyrenees, a parallel range just to the North of Huesca city makes a good one-day trip:
- Sierra de Guara is excellent for mountaineering and birdwatching.
- The Ordesa National Park, complete with its rugged landscape, grottoes and waterfalls is especially enchanting in autumn. Canoeing in the mountain rivers is a popular adventure-sport activity in the region.
The easiest way to reach all these places is by car hire. Car hire is easy in main cities as well as in airport or train station where most European car rental companies have a branch here.