MónNatura Pirineus

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Updated: 07/28/2021

Son, Alt Àneu Pallars Sobirà
25589 Son


MónNatura Pirineus, inaugurated in 2002, is located in the beautiful countryside of the Valls d’Àneu, Pallars Sobirà, located a few km from the Son village. This village of the Pyrenees, 1.393m high and with 25 residents, is defined by the Romanic church of Sant Just and Sant Pastor, example of the traditional architecture of the mountain villages.

MónNatura Pirineus offers facilities unique to the Pyrenees which enable the visitor to experience life high in the mountains and to discover its attractions, with emphasis always on the culture of sustainability and providing identification and respect for the different elements that make up the landscape.

It’s also a bioclimatic building of 3,000 m2, which uses renewable energy. Has a full-equipped laboratory, a planetarium, an auditorium with capacity of 165 seats, a library and a media library specializing in environmental topics and an i.t. room.

In order to take a closer look at the cosmos, MónNatura Pirineus has an astronomical observatory. The lack of light and atmospheric pollution means that the observations offered are incomparably spectacular.

MónNatura is a Wildlife Centre that enables visitors to see firsthand the wildlife species that make up the Pyrenees. The environment of the MónNatura Pirineus offers a wide range of landscapes, colors, and light, all of which vary throughout the year according to the season, revealing the same landscapes but with different nuances. We can walk and penetrate deep into the shady pine forests, listen to the cry of the black woodpecker, or see dozens of butterflies flying over the meadows.