BARCELONA 72ºF - 77ºF - RIBES DE FRESER 57ºF - 64ºF - RIPOLL 59ºF - 68ºF - SAN JUAN DE LAS ABADESAS CONVENT - CAMPRODON 57ºF - 64ºF
Welcome to your Europamundo Trip Style!!! The information about the meeting place and start time of your circuit can be found on your voucher.We leave Barcelona to reach RIBES DE FRESER and take the rack railway that will take us to the Valley of Núria, the only means with which to access the Sanctuary of Nuria, almost 2000 meters high and where we can follow the ritual of "the Cross, the Pot and the Bell". Time to visit the sanctuary, walk through the valley and climb up to Eagle Peak in a cable car at 2,428 m high, where we will enjoy an unparalleled landscape. (tickets included)Return to Ribes de Freser and continue to RIPOLL to visit its ancient Monastery (ticket included), founded in the year 800, and burial place of the Counts of Barcelona and Besalú. We continue to another monastery founded in the 9th century, that of S. JUAN DE LAS ABADESAS. Only female monastery until 945. (Ticket included)We follow CAMPRODÓN, a medieval village, crossed by the Ter River, with a 12th-century bridge and hometown of composer Isaac Albéniz. Accommodation
CAMPRODON 57ºF - 64ºF - MOLLO - ROCABRUNA 57ºF - 64ºF - BEGET 55ºF - 70ºF - CASTELLFOLLIT - BESALU 57ºF - 73ºF - BANYOLES 54ºF - 72ºF - BARCELONA 72ºF - 77ºF
Today we will know some of the places that have best preserved their traditions and history, valleys named World Heritage for hiding architectural jewels of Romanesque art. Firstly, we will stop at MOLLÓ, very close to the French border. Then we will go to ROCABRUNA, where we will find remains of its castle and another of those wonders of the Pyrenean Romanesque. We will continue along the smugglers´ route until we reach another place with a particular charm, BEGET. From there we will travel through the volcanoes region to reach CASTELLFOLLIT DE LA ROCA, located on a basaltic stone cliff, and with a characteristic that our guide will tell us. We will follow our route through the volcanoes area to one of the most surprising and beautiful villages in Spain, BESALÚ. Time seems stopped here in the Middle Ages and where we can cross its medieval bridge over the Fluviá River, get to know the Jewish quarter, with the Synagogue and the Micve, the Main Square... And why not, try the traditional drink, Ratafia, liquor made from aromatic herbs, anise and unripe nuts. Next, we will go to know the largest natural lake in Catalonia, a space of great geological, ecological, landscape and cultural value. BANYOLES LAKE.Return to Barcelona End of services. Our guide will drop you off at the agreed point.We hope you have enjoyed your circuit with Europamundo.
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