Gualba

Province: Barcelona
Shire: Vallès Oriental
Inhabitants: 1481
Extension: 23,3 Km2
Altitude: 177 m

The municipality of Gualba, 23.29 km 2, occupies the Northeast end of the Vallès Oriental region and its border with the municipality of Riells i Viabrea marks the county boundary. It is located 177 meters above sea level.

Its hydrographic axis is the Gualba stream, which rises in the Briançó spring, passes through the Santa Fe valley and flows into the Tordera, near Gualba de Baix.

The municipality of Gualba has traditionally lived from the exploitation of agriculture, forest and livestock, as well as the extraction of marble and lime from existing quarries.

Places of interest

Natural Park of Montseny

The Montseny Natural Park is a natural park that protects part of the Montseny Massif. It was established in 1977 and is managed by the Diputación de Barcelona since 1977 and by the Provincial Council of Girona since 1978. Also since 1978 it is a biosphere reserve of UNESCO. It was established as a natural park in 1987.

The summit of the park is the Cerro del Hombre of 1,706.7 meters. Geologically, the Montseny massif is divided into two distinct parts: on the one hand, the socle, made up of the oldest materials (between 550 and 300 million years old); on the other hand, the covertera, constituted fundamentally by sedimentary rocks deposited during the mesozoic and cenozoic geological eras, that is to say, from about 300 million years ago to the present day.

Gualba Environmental Park

It is located in the Montseny massif, integrated into the protected area of the Montseny Natural Park, it is a forest paradise of more than 60 hectares. It is 55 km from Barcelona, 45 km from Girona and 30 km from the Costa Brava.

Where to sleep

Fundesplai, Cases de Colònies

(a 4.9 Km)

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

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Hostal Restaurant Turó de l'Home

Santa Maria de Palautordera (a 6.7 Km)

Located in the center of Santa Maria de Palautordera, at the foot…

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Càmping La Balma

Espinelves (a 15.6 Km)

Balma is a family campsite, with a majority of customers made up…

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Casa Rural Manso Esmandia

Cardedeu (a 15.3 Km)

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

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Allotjament Turístic Can Co

Arenys de Munt (a 14.6 Km)

Old house renovated in 2014, keeping many original elements. Overlooking the sea…

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Càmping el Carlitos

Arenys de Mar (a 17.2 Km)

Family camping, with a large area of ​​land located 100 meters from…

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Camping Roca Grossa

Calella (a 18 Km)

It located about 2 minutes' drive from Calella and includes an outdoor…

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La Casa Nova

Riudarenes (a 17.2 Km)

The house has four triple rooms and a double, all they make…

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Where to eat

Hostal Restaurant Turó de l'Home

Santa Maria de Palautordera (a 6.7 Km)

Located in the center of Santa Maria de Palautordera, at the foot…

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Pura Brasa

Pineda de Mar (a 19.6 Km)

A unique gastronomic experience: Pura Brasa is a close and fun concept…

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La Calma, el Bellver

Tagamanent (a 19.4 Km)

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

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Terra Restaurant

Les Franqueses del Vallès (a 18.4 Km)

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

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Restaurant Hostal de la Plaça

Cabrils (a 25.6 Km)

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

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What to do

Barcelona és molt més

Discovers that Barcelona is much more! Near Barcelona have a world of…

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Circ Cric

Sant Esteve de Palautordera (a 6 Km)

Circ Cric Festival in Montseny from April 1 to July 1 2018…

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Segway Comarca Aventura

Arenys de Munt (a 15.2 Km)

Segway en el Maresme, with the spirit of enjoying our surroundings, Comarca…

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Museu Arxiu Tomàs Balvey

Cardedeu (a 16.2 Km)

The MATBC houses the collection of its creator, Tomàs Balvey y Bas…

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Rukimon - Rucs del Corredor

Dosrius (a 16.8 Km)

Do you want to walk next to a donkey? Do you prefer…

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Ànima de Natura

Viladrau (a 15.9 Km)

Through different experiences in nature, among which there are nature baths that…

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Bosc Vertical

Dosrius (a 16.5 Km)

Vertical Forest is one of the largest and highest parks in Catalonia,…

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Balneari Titus

Arenys de Mar (a 17.3 Km)

The Balneario Titus, is located between Mataró and Caldetes, 38 km from…

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Events

Guided visit Vescomtat de Cabrera

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Visit to the Castle of Hostalric

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Nights with Jazz. 50th anniversary commemoration at the Arxiu…

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Aplec del Remei Main Festival in Santa Maria de Palautordera

08/10/2021 - 17/10/2021

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Fair of Antiques and Almonedists in Cardedeu

17/10/2021 ...

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