From March 1st to November 30th

Fly Fishing in Arén

Time stops in Arén. Experience the pleasures and surprises of Eastern Pyrenees from where to explore a large variety of easy wading waters for browns, rainbows, and Zebra Trout in excellent weather conditions 2.5 hours away from Barcelona airport. A total immersion in the traditional life of a unique medieval village from where to explore beautiful nature, delve into local culture and history, or get carried away by the superb hearty cuisine crafted in the lodge’s 300-year-old restaurant. Mountain life is good in the Spanish Pyrenees.

6,600 EUR per week
Mid-March – Mid-June
Spring

From mid-March to the end of April, there are low water flows and good blue-winged olive hatches. Mid May to mid-June is ideal for high mountain fly fishing and golden stonefly hatches.

Mid-June – Mid-August
Summer

Most mayflies and caddis hatch during this period in freestone rivers. This season offers warm temperatures and the best conditions for high mountain fishing.

Mid-August – Mid-September
Late Summer

At the end of summer, temperatures in the Pyrenees get cooler — an excellent time for targeting a large variety of species and waters. There are still hatches in some rivers.

Mid-September – Late November
Fall

Autumn is many people’s favorite time of year in the Pyrenees. Long spells of stable weather and optimal fishing in high and low river courses including tailwaters.

Eastern Pyrenees

Arén is filled with fly fishing options and a myriad of outdoor activities

Enjoy an all-inclusive trip of seven nights and six days of guided fishing. The fishing experience in Arén is different each day: from small and medium-sized trout in the high and medium mountain in freestone rivers to sight fishing for sizable trout in low country waters and tailwaters. 

An ideal fly fishing trip for fly fishers who want to explore the most pristine Spanish rivers, learn, and have fun. The perfect journey for fly fishers looking for waters of easy access and wading, and experts who want to fish in the old world.

Day One - Welcome and Introduction

Transfer and check-in Arén Lodge
Welcome briefing
Dinner at the lodge’s dining room, a 17th-Century Fonda

Day Two - Posets Maladeta Park

Fly fishing for Zebra Trout in freestone streams
Lunch by the river in the park
Dinner at the lodge’s dining room, a 17th-Century Fonda

Day Three - Canyons of Guara Park

Fly fishing the Remote Gorge
Lunch by the river in the Park
Dinner at the lodge’s dining room, a 17th-Century Fonda

Day Four - Aigües Tortes and Sant Maurici National Park

Three fishing destinations in one: streams, creeks, and lakes
Lunch by the river in the park
Dinner at the lodge’s dining room, a 17th-Century Fonda

Day Five - Unknown Catalonia

Fly fishing the largest Pyrenean river for rainbows and browns
Barbecue by the river in an old Masía
Dinner at the lodge’s dining room, a 17th-Century Fonda

Day Six - The North Face Route

Fly Fishing for Atlantic browns in a freestone stream
Open-air lunch in the mountains
Dinner at the lodge’s dining room, a 17th-Century Fonda

Day Seven - Lost River

Fly Fishing for Zebra trout in a hidden stream
Lunch by the river
Dinner at the lodge’s dining room, a 17th-Century Fonda

Day Eight - Departure

Farewell breakfast
Check-out Arén Lodge
Transfer to Lleida Train Station or extend your stay with a Salvelinus wine tour

All-included on your Fly Fishing in Arén Package

Book your vacation with Salvelinus, and enjoy white-glove service. The following is included on your tour.

Transfer to and from Lleida train station
Accommodation in Arén Lodge
All gourmet meals and tastings
All drinks including alcoholic beverages
Five days of guided fly fishing, two anglers per guide
Fishing licenses and daily fishing permits
Additional daily permits for club waters, if needed
Fly fishing instruction, if needed
All fly fishing gear
Spa access
One massage service per guest
One laundry service per guest

Add something special to your Eastern Pyrenees adventure

Rural beauty surrounds everything in Eastern Pyrenees, where ancestral customs have thrived for generations. Admire the play of sunlight, shadow, and color on the verdant landscape. Amble on ancient cobblestone streets in historical hamlets. Indulge in gastronomic masterpieces or extend your journey with another Salvelinus tour —the ideal ending to an amazing holiday.

Eastern Pyrenees

Multi Activity in Arén

A made-to-measure guided trip designed for travel companions who want to live the eastern Pyrenees to the fullest at the same time their partners, family members, or friends spend their time fishing. Also ideal for those who want to combine a few days of fly fishing with other activities.

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Eastern Pyrenees

Multi Activity in Arén

A made-to-measure guided trip designed for travel companions who want to live the eastern Pyrenees to the fullest at the same time their partners, family members, or friends spend their time fishing. Also ideal for those who want to combine a few days of fly fishing with other activities.

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Spanish Pyrenees

Undiscovered Pyrenees Wine Tour

Exclusive wine tour across the Pyrenees, ideal for experiencing before or after the Fly Fishing in Arén experience. A perfect way for fishers and travel companions to enjoy a few extra days together.

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Customize your Eastern Pyrenees experience

Salvelinus designs each one of its experiences to suit mixed abilities and interests, so anyone can establish their own pace and focus on their own interests.

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