Esplugues de Llobregat

Province: Barcelona
Shire: Baix Llobregat
Inhabitants: 46649
Extension: 4,6 Km2
Altitude: 110 m

Esplugues de Llobregat is the smallest municipality in extension of the Baix Llobregat, but until 1990 was part of the region of BarcelonÃ.

It appears that the etymological origin of Esplugues de Llobregat comes from the Latin terms representing speluncae Spelunca or a cave or a cave that opens to the earth in a more or less flat terrain. For the relief of the town is believed that this would be the most likely explanation.

The origins of Esplugues de Llobregat we can find located from the remains of an Iberian found at the top of the mountain of Sant Pere Martir. However, there is also evidence of a small Romanesque church of which there is nothing left, but we can say it was very small, with a bell tower and dedicated to St. Mary Magdalene.

During the Middle Ages, Esplugues de Llobregat was articulated around two towns. On one hand, the farms located around the church and on the other, the settlement that would have stood around the castle and the old inn. Gradually, Esplugues de Llobregat came together to end city constituted as along the twentieth century.

Esplugues de Llobregat we highlight its old town with streets like Montserrat or farmhouses like Can Cortada, where he lived Maldá Baron, author of the book Grab Bag. We can not forget the museums in the city, dedicated to the tiles and ceramics.

As natural areas we highlight the fantastic viewpoint offered by the mountain town of Sant Pere Martir and Vidalet Can Park.

Esplugues de Llobregat celebrates its festivals Sant Mateu, September 21 and Santa Magdalena on July 22.

Where to sleep

Aparhotel Atenea Barcelona

Barcelona (a 3.8 Km)

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Hostal Sans

Barcelona (a 4.1 Km)

It is located in the center of one of the longest commercial…

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Aparthotel Silver

Barcelona (a 6.2 Km)

Aparthotel Silver is one of the recommended establishments in Barcelona.

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Fundesplai, Cases de Colònies

(a 5.2 Km)

At Fundesplai, we manage 17 houses of colonies and hostels and 8…

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Guitart Grand Passage

Barcelona (a 5.7 Km)

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Aparhotel Atenea Calabria

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Expo Hotel Barcelona

Barcelona (a 4.8 Km)

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Vilamarí

Barcelona (a 5.5 Km)

Vilamarí The Hotel is located 250 meters from Plaza de Spain and…

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Where to eat

Restaurant Teresa Carles Barcelona

Barcelona (a 6.9 Km)

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La Nonna Gnocco, Trotacuines

Barcelona (a 6.7 Km)

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Fàbrica Moritz Barcelona

Barcelona (a 6.5 Km)

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Restaurant Windsor

Barcelona (a 6.3 Km)

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Restaurant Barna Brew

Barcelona (a 6.5 Km)

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Can Solé

Barcelona (a 8.6 Km)

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Restaurant Dans le Noir? Barcelona

Barcelona (a 8.2 Km)

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Pirineu en Boca

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What to do

Barcelona és molt més

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Turisme Baix Llobregat

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Museu de les Aigües

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Wolf Room Escape, Missionleak

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Bank of Thaqar Room Escape, Missionleak

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Calaix de Sastre

Sant Feliu de Llobregat (a 3.6 Km)

The Calaix Sastre Cultural Association is a non-profit organization that was born…

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Indoor Karting Barcelona

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Indoor karting circuit for the general public and for corporate events.

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Roomin Escape Room

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An adventure ideal for dynamic with groups of people live, gather information,…

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News

We make the Tram Route through the Baix Llobregat

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Events

Family getaways at the Baix Llobregat

12/09/2019 - 22/11/2019

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Guided tour and exhibition of Orchids in the Pineda del Remolar…

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Festival the smallest in Sabadell

09/11/2019 - 24/11/2019

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Modernist route of Gelida

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