Discover the magical lake of Montcortès - Self-guided hiking at the gates of the Lleida Pyrenees. The Pre-Pyrenees is a little-known territory of Catalonia, but ideal to enjoy walking in nature, tranquility and nostalgia.
We invite you to get on the panoramic Tren dels Llacs and enjoy an exceptional journey from the Lleida plain to the foot of the Pyrenees.
There are four lakes that you will find along the route: San Lorenzo de Montgai, Camarasa, Bodegas and San Antonio. The Fifth Lake, which gives its name to the route, is the one you will find doing this circular mid-mountain hiking itinerary, accessible to all kinds of fans.
It is signposted and divided into 5 stages between 4 and 6 hours and presents a low technical difficulty. Throughout the 105 km, you will overcome the changing geography that nature offers you and enjoy one of the most surprising areas of the Pyrenees, to end up discovering the mysterious and poetic Lake Montcortès, an enchanted lake, the scene of beautiful legends.
Resting in rural accommodation will also be a unique experience: they will offer you quality gastronomy based on our delicious km0 agri-food products, they will make the route easier for you by organizing the transfer of luggage from house to house while you walk without weight, and they will provide you with the Meals in a lunch box and napkin of bundled clothes as used by the shepherds who traveled these roads.
All this, a great experience of responsible and sustainable tourism.
FREE: Lakes Train Tickets + Luggage Transport