Berga

Province: Barcelona
Shire: Berguedà
Inhabitants: 17161
Extension: 22,6 Km2
Altitude: 704 m

Berga is the capital of El Berguedà. It is located in the center of the region, at the foot of the mountain of Queralt where stands a beautiful sanctuary from which, if a nice day, you can enjoy a splendid view of the valley of the Llobregat and even saw Montserrat. On the north side is protected by Berga Planks Peguera where skiing began in Catalonia in 1933. Today its role is uncertain because the tracks are closed and have become a place to go hiking and to observe the sky.

Thus, the location of the city is privileged because it is close to the mountains, from which you can start nature outings, for sports such as skiing, or to know the past of the area, which although reduced is very diverse. We can find Romanesque churches like Pedret, near which we can see a bridge of equal importance; human constructions like Baells Marsh different colonies or industrial or manufacturing buildings and even natural elements Pi of them Three Branques or Birth of N'Hug Castellar de Llobregat.

The core of Berga was born in the twelfth century at the foot of the castle, which today still retains the walls and much of the interior buildings. In the fourteenth century the walls are built. Throughout the time Berga has been a city affected by the continuous wars, such as Reapers, the Succession or Carlist Wars. This is why recovery was not completed until all these conflicts and once initiated industrialization, more than important process in this region.

When visiting the city of Berga is essential stepping emblematic areas. The highlight is undoubtedly the Plaza de Sant Pere, backbone, and the backbone of the party par excellence berguedans: The Patum. Right there all the parties jump Corpus different troupes: Turcs and Cavallets, Vells and Els Els Nans Nans Nous, Les Maces, and Els Els Nous Gegants Vells, L'Àliga, Les Guites and Els Plens, accompanied by the sound tireless Tabal. Around this square is the Old Town, which offers us discover all that past of wars and battles that have been transformed. It is also advisable to know the monument of Plaza Catalunya where we find the history of Catalonia through the stone reliefs.

All natural and historic set Berga make a splendid city, magic and which can be perfectly combined city-mountain terms.

Where to sleep

Apartament Cal Dansa

Berga

Totally new loft located in the heart of Berga, on Calle Mayor,…

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Berga Resort

Berga (a 1.2 Km)

Resort - Marina located in the Catalan Pyrenees (700 m. Alt) in…

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Cal Mas Vell

Avià (a 2.6 Km)

An ideal place to be in contact with nature, located a quiet…

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Restaurant Apartaments Els Roures

Castellar del Riu (a 4 Km)

Rest, charm and good food, a unique space located in the Berguedà,…

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Càmping Fontfreda

Berga (a 4.2 Km)

Located in the Berguedà, 1200 meters high, it is a small camping…

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Casa Palou

Cercs (a 5.4 Km)

Casa Palou is located in the municipality of Cercs, in the Berguedà,…

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Cal Candi

Vilada (a 7 Km)

Located in the village of Vilada, at a height of 750 meters…

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Càmping Gironella

Gironella (a 10.2 Km)

The Gironella Camping is located in the center of the Berguedà, with…

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Where to eat

Restaurant Cal Travé

Berga

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

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Restaurant Terra

Berga

The Terra restaurant is born of diverse influences rooted in the life…

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Restaurant Gust Picant

Berga

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

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Restaurant Apartaments Els Roures

Castellar del Riu (a 4 Km)

Rest, charm and good food, a unique space located in the Berguedà,…

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Cal Candi

Vilada (a 7 Km)

Located in the village of Vilada, at a height of 750 meters…

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La Cantina de Llinars

Capolat (a 10.4 Km)

In the Cantina de Llinars we got up early. We open every…

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Hostal Emphasis

Casserres (a 10 Km)

Emphasis is a space designed with feng-shui harmony pricing in each of…

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Hostal de Montclar

Montclar (a 11.6 Km)

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

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What to do

Indòmit Centre d'Aventura

Berga

Adventure Center, where you can find most activities that can be grouped…

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Turisme del Berguedà

From the cultivation areas of the Baix Berguedà, the Cadí-Moixeró Natural Park…

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Merolla Berguedà

Berga

In our mushroom hunter outings, we will know a bit about the…

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Barcelona és molt més

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Fuives, centre mundial del ruc català

Olvan (a 5.1 Km)

Stroll along the paths of Fuives for close more than a hundred…

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Formatges Cuirols

La Nou de Berguedà (a 9.3 Km)

Our cheeses are made with raw milk and we work with our…

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Quads de Pagès

Sant Julià de Cerdanyola (a 13.7 Km)

We have different routes and different levels of difficulty so you can…

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Centre Camadoca

Santa Maria de Merlès (a 13.5 Km)

Camadoca is a center where we perform tasks of conservation of indigenous…

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News

Three award-winning cheese factories that we can not miss Llobregat…

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Raffle: tickets to the Vidal Colonia Museum

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Events

Christmas carol concert in Avià

22/12/2019

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Christmas parties in Casserres

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The Pastorets of the Ametlla de Merola

22/12/2019 ...

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