Astun is located in the source of Aragon river, in the Pyrenees mountains near the borders of Spain with France. The station occupies two high mountain valleys, La Raca and Truchas each of which is accessible by a chairlift. The temperature varies from 2°C/35.60°F to 19°C/66.20°F throughout the year, with January being the coldest and August the warmest month. It is an ideal spot for many activities and excursions all around the year.
- ABOUT THE SPOT
Skiing in Nanshan Ski Village, Beijing, North China
The city is considered to be one of the most popular destinations worldwide. The spot offers unparalleled wealth of historical sites and amazing wonders of modern architecture as well as many recreational activities for nature’s lovers in the surrounding mountains that shield the city. Nanshan Ski Village is located at about 80 km/50 mi northeast of Beijing, on the northern slope of Nanshan Mountain, and provides the visitor with many advanced facilities.
As it is the largest and more advanced of its kind in China, Nanshan Ski Village offers 21 trails for all skill levels, hi-tech snow making machines, three magic carpets, snow groomers, drag and chair lifts as well as experienced instructors, food and accommodation facilities. The resort has it all, even for the most demanding skiers who can challenge their skills along the Mogul expert trail of about 600 m/1968 ft long.
In addition, the terrain park, built and designed by the Austria Mellow constructors, provides the freestyle ski enthusiasts with five roller style half-pipes, seven different rails, the famous double kicker line, a dedicated tow rope and many new and exciting installations.
And for those craving for some extra fun, there is a Cable Hang-glider and snow sledges from Canada. So wait no longer, pack your bags and gear and seize the opportunity of skiing in one of the best ski resorts in China.