Granollers

Province: Barcelona
Shire: Vallès Oriental
Inhabitants: 59691
Extension: 14,9 Km2
Altitude: 145 m

Granollers is the capital of the Vallès Oriental and the most populous city of the whole.

From the town of Granollers we highlight a Renaissance building that served market of grain and is known as the Porxada finished building is late sixteenth century. The building has dimensions of 24 meters long and 15 wide. It has 15 Tuscan columns on which rests a four-pronged roof. Today it occupies a prominent place in the middle of the town square and chairs. This building is a clear example of what made the golden city lived with both population growth and trade through its market. Over time, the city loses power and undergoes various ups and downs over the years. One of the changes or elements that gave strength during the last years of the twentieth century was the fact that conviertiera Granollers in Olympic co-host for the Olympic Games of Barcelona '92, during which parties balomano welcomed.

In fact, the Porxada is, in almost all cases, the center of the celebrations fun: during carnival is celebrated costume market, for Sant Jordi book fair and in many others, markets and fairs becomes the quintessential scenario.

One of the most remarkable festivals Granollers is the Festa Major de Blancs i Blaus. Held the last Thursday in August and opened the beginning of nine days of big party. Between the two rival groups have to find one that is capable of being the leader of the Festa Major. The tradition seeks the origins of this holiday in the rivalry that had two brick Granollers to see which of the two was able to make more bricks in an hour. The healthy competition brings to life the popular cultural activities are organized.

Where to sleep

Aparhotel Atenea Vallès

Granollers

The Atenea Valles Aparthotel Granollers is located in the commercial center of…

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Casa Rural Manso Esmandia

Cardedeu (a 7.4 Km)

Masía XVI with magic and tranquility, surrounded by the beauty of the…

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Casa de Colònies Can Rabassa

Vilanova del Vallès (a 7.4 Km)

Manor house dating from 1872, completely renovated and enabled as a house…

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Càmping El Vedado

Vallromanes (a 9.6 Km)

Mountain campsite located in the vicinity of Barcelona, ​​ideal to visit Barcelona…

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Hotel Balneari Broquetas

Caldes de Montbui (a 10.8 Km)

The Balneari Broquetas complex currently has 83 rooms, 8 luxury apartments, a…

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Hostal de la Plaça

Cabrils (a 11.4 Km)

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Can Pau Brut

Argentona (a 10.8 Km)

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Balneari Termes Victòria

Caldes de Montbui (a 10.8 Km)

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Where to eat

Terra Restaurant

Les Franqueses del Vallès (a 6.4 Km)

In our restaurant you will find products from all over Catalonia, from…

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Restaurant Hostal de la Plaça

Cabrils (a 11.4 Km)

Located in an old Catalan farmhouse XVII century, remodeled in the 50s…

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La Calma, el Bellver

Tagamanent (a 16.4 Km)

In La Masia Restaurant El Bellver, from 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm…

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Hostal Restaurant Turó de l'Home

Santa Maria de Palautordera (a 16 Km)

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Restaurant El Bendito

Terrassa (a 22.3 Km)

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Bare Nostrum

Arenys de Mar (a 21.4 Km)

We Bare Nostrum, an inn that has extensive experience in the restaurant…

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Hotel Don Cándido i Restaurant Mun

Terrassa (a 24 Km)

Hotel of reference of the province of Barcelona. Renovated in 2017, coinciding…

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Fàbrica Moritz Barcelona

Barcelona (a 27.1 Km)

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What to do

Barcelona és molt més

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Museu Arxiu Tomàs Balvey

Cardedeu (a 6.5 Km)

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GiraCat

(a 9.5 Km)

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Pessebre Vivent de Sant Fost

Sant Fost de Campsentelles (a 10.9 Km)

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Balneari Termes Victòria

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Rukimon - Rucs del Corredor

Dosrius (a 12.2 Km)

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Bosc Vertical

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Cim d'Àligues

Sant Feliu de Codines (a 13.5 Km)

Center specialized in raptors. The flight session and the guided tour of…

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Events

Guided visit to the Interpretation Center of the El Masnou Water…

14/06/2020 ...

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Circ Cric Festival in the Montseny

01/05/2020 - 20/06/2020

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Itinerary El Masnou land of sea

22/08/2020 ...

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