Route of the hermitages in Solsonès

Route of the hermitages in Solsonès

We propose a circular route in the Solsonès region through which you will discover an extensive cultural heritage of interesting Romanesque hermitages.

La Vall de Lord is an area rich in cultural heritage, where its hermitages stand out, which are isolated in the middle of the forests of the municipality of La Coma and La Pedra. A good example are the parish church of La Coma, Sant Sadurní de la Pedra and Santa Creu del Roser.

The forests of diverse vegetation through which the route travels fill with different shades of green in spring and with red, orange and yellow tones during autumn.

We propose a circular route to discover these Romanesque hermitages.

  • Distance: 10.80 Km
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Cumulative elevation gain: 460 m
  • Difficulty: Moderate with steep slopes

Very close to the route are the picnic areas of Fuente Puda, a source of sulphurous waters, and Fuentes del Cardener, point where the river of the same name is born.

From Sant Llorenç de Morunys we take the C-426 road towards La Coma and la Pedra; We continue along this road until we reach the town of La Coma. Once we have left the City Hall turnoff on the left, we will find a car park on the right. Here we leave the car and start the route.

Km 0. We go down the street that goes down to the right of the Cal Nin restaurant, towards the church of Sant Quirze and Santa Julita de la Coma. We continue down the street until we reach Calle Mayor, behind the town hall. Signpost. We go down the stairs that turn into a path that takes us to the river. We cross the bridge and take the track that coincides with the Vall de Lord green path. We follow the GR-7 markings in the direction of Sant Llorenç de Morunys.

Km 1,7. Sant Llorenç road to Coma. We go up to the left until we find the detour towards La Piedra and the Puda fountain. We go up the asphalt track towards the hermitage of San Saturní de la Pedra.

Km 2,8. Hermitage of San Saturní de la Pedra. We climbed the stairs to the cemetery and followed the path up. We cross the track and continue climbing some stairs passing in front of a house, following the direction sign. We find yellow markings that will help us to follow the well-traced path that passes along the left side of a line of cattle.

Km 3,4. We leave the yarn and take a path to the left that takes us up.

Km 4.4. We cross the track and follow the path with the markings.

Km 4.9. Crossroad. A signpost shows us the different routes to follow. We take the path to the left towards the hermitage of Roser. We find the track again and follow it to the left.

Coll de la Cruz and hermitage of Roser. The hermitage is a few meters to the left. Signpost. Returning from the hermitage, we take the track to the left that glides towards the Sierra del Verde (2,282m).

Ermita de Santa Creu del Roser

Km 6.1. Before the house in ruins of Cal Dam, we find a signpost that marks the route to Santa Julita de la Coma. We must jump the protective fence and go down a path that is not very marked but clear to recognize. We will find yellow marks that show us the way. The path goes down the ravine, to the left of the river that we feel below.

Ermita de Santa Julita

Km 7.1. We reach the Mosoll River, which we cross the ford, and we follow the path to the left, passing under the rocks of the Minguell.

Km 8. Casa del Minguell and Minguell fountain. We pass by the right of the Minguell house and we follow the marks that indicate the path without losing altitude. We continue straight on the path to the left until we reach the Colina del Rincón.

Km 8.9. House of the Hill of the Corner. Crossing of tracks. We follow the track on the left that leads us to La Coma. Further on we take a path to the right. This trail runs flat through the forest and then down hard along the side of a stone wall and the rubble of a house. We are on the nucleus of the Coma.

Km 10.3. We take a track next to a deposit that will take us to the starting point of the route.

Km 10.81. We arrived at the nucleus of the Coma; We follow the road a few meters until we find the car park where we have started the route. End of the route.

Places of interest

Sant Quirze and Santa Julita

Parish Church of La Coma located in the Plaza Mayor. Sant Quirze y Santa Julita is the parish church of La Coma and is located in the same main square of the town. The first document that makes reference is the act of consecration of the church of San Saturnino de Tavèrnoles, of 1040, year in which the bishop of Urgell confirmed all the possessions that the monastery had.
Witnesses of the old church are the forged iron of the door, which is currently observed at the entrance of the monument. The whole is conserved very entire, which leads to think that it was replaced in later times. Probably its author was a humble craftsman who made an element that reinforced the wooden structure while giving the door an ornamental motif that made it more attractive.

Sant Sadurní de la Pedra

This church is known, when Count Wifredo el Velloso and Bishop Galderic repopulated the Valley between the years 872 and 878. It is a Romanesque church from the 9th century with three square apses with a barrel vault, hidden between the later incorporations 18th century. The door has large voussoirs that form a middle arch and followed by a bevelled flange on the front. It has an airy bell tower and preserves a Baroque altar.

Santa Creu del Roser

It is named after a church that was previously dedicated to the Holy Cross, a very popular devotion between the 11th and 12th centuries. Later, in the 18th century, it took the name of the Roser. Its structure, small in size, has a square plan and has been recently renovated.

Source: Vall de Lord Tourist Office / Solsonès Tourist Office

What to do

Museu de les Trementinaires

Josa i Tuixent (a 6.2 Km)

The Museum of the Trementinaires of Tuixent opened its doors in 1998,…

Read more

Cau de Llops

La Vansa i Fórnols (a 6.9 Km)

Enjoy activities with sled dogs for all ages throughout the year

Read more

Espai Natura Muntanya d’Alinyà

Fígols i Alinyà (a 13.1 Km)

Refuge for emblematic species such as the chamois or the capercaillie, the…

Read more

Centre Astronòmic del Pedraforca

Saldes (a 13.4 Km)

In the Pedraforca Astronomical Center you will have the whole universe... to…

Read more

Relleus Gent de Muntanya

Castellar del Riu (a 16.5 Km)

At our kayak rental base, in Relleus Gent de Muntanya we offer…

Read more

Solsona Experience, descobreix el Solsonès

Solsona (a 16.9 Km)

Experiential guided tours of the Solsonès region for all audiences, groups and…

Read more

Globus Pirineu

Solsona (a 16.9 Km)

Enjoy the opportunity and experience to discover the richness of the landscape…

Read more

Museu d'art del Bolet

Montmajor (a 17.9 Km)

The Museum incorporates more than 500 pieces of mushrooms duly cataloged by…

Read more

Where to eat

Bar Restaurant El Jardí

Sant Llorenç de Morunys

An establishment with tradition. Old casino and ballroom, its spaciousness makes it…

Read more

Restaurant Apartaments Els Roures

Castellar del Riu (a 17.5 Km)

Rest, charm and good cuisine, a unique space located in Berguedà, at…

Read more

Hostal de Montclar

Montclar (a 19.5 Km)

specializing in black peas Restuarante (negres pèsols), grilled meat and produce from…

Read more

Restaurant Terra

Berga (a 21.3 Km)

The Terra restaurant is born from various influences rooted in the life…

Read more

Gust Pizzeria

Berga (a 21.5 Km)

Come to Gust Pizzeria to try the wide variety of pizzas or…

Read more

Restaurant Cal Travé

Berga (a 21.5 Km)

Cal Travé is a family restaurant of traditional Catalan cuisine and seasonal…

Read more

Restaurant Gust Picant

Berga (a 21.6 Km)

In the Picant Gust restaurant you can enjoy very affordable menus and…

Read more

Espai de Tast Mas d'Eroles

Ribera d'Urgellet (a 22.9 Km)

Come to Mas d'Eroles and you can visit the cheese factory, where…

Read more

Where to sleep

Apartaments turístics Ca la Pagesa

Sant Llorenç de Morunys

Welcoming to discover the Vall de Lord, Port del Compte, Tuixent the…

Read more

Poble Rural Puig-Arnau Pubilló

Odèn (a 5.3 Km)

A new concept of agrotourism, it is the first rural town in…

Read more

Refugi de l'Arp

La Vansa i Fórnols (a 6.9 Km)

The Refuge has 24 beds spread over 5 rooms equipped with bunk…

Read more

Hostal Cal Francisco

Gósol (a 8.7 Km)

The hostel is in a crossroad that leads to different routes, some…

Read more

Corral de Lladurs

Lladurs (a 12.5 Km)

Corral de Lladurs, in the heart of nature. Composed by three apartments…

Read more

Càmping el Solsonès

Solsona (a 15.2 Km)

Camping el Solsonès offers fully equipped wooden bungalows and large pitches for…

Read more

Cal Majoral

L'Espunyola (a 15.5 Km)

Located in a dream location where the landscape invites you to enjoy…

Read more

Hotel La Freixera

Solsona (a 16.9 Km)

The building was a 14th century artisan house that the owners Remei…

Read more


Giveaway: 4 lots of Carros de Foc t-shirts

Read more

Do you want to win 10 days in a motorhome touring the Grand…

Read more


Arenys de Mar Antiques Fair

Read more

Exhibition: Sant Roc. Water, Party, Tradition in Arenys de Mar

Read more


The Trunk of Christmas in MónNatura Pirineus

03/12/2022 ...

Read more

Amateur theater festival in Caldes de Malavella

03/12/2022 ...

Read more

Subscribe to our newsletters!

You will receive our monthly newsletter with new routes, promotions, sweepstakes, etc.. on your email!