Les Masies de Roda
Altitude: 468 m
Les Masies de Roda is a beautiful and quiet town in the Osona region, located about 6 km from the capital of the region, Vic. It has an extension of 16.38 Km2, 467 meters of altitude and little more than 700 inhabitants.
It limits to the north with Santa Maria de Corcó, to the east with Tavertet and Vilanova de Sau, to the south with Tavèrnoles, to the west, at the confluence of the rivers Gurri and Ter, with Gurb and northwest with Manlleu.
The population is located basically in farmhouses, which most have a long history, and in four population centers separated between them: Les Cases Noves, l'Esquerda, Fontanelles and Vicenç.
The main activity is agriculture and livestock, dedicated mainly to pig and cattle.
Within the municipality of Les Masies de Roda we can visit, among other interesting places, the Monastery of Sant Pere de Casserres, the Parador de Turisme de Sau, and the Iberian and medieval archaeological site of l'Esquerda.