Les Preses

Province: Girona
Shire: Garrotxa
Inhabitants: 1724
Extension: 9,4 Km2
Altitude: 474 m

Les preses is a municipality in the comarca of Garrotxa and located in the Natural Park of the Volcanic Area of the Garrotxa. The highest point is the term Puig Rodó, of 936m and is observed where the Bosc de Tosca, Sierra del Corb, the hermitages of San Martin and San Miguel del Corb, plain Bas, Puigsacalm, Fageda Jorda and Alta Garrotxa. The municipality is made up of Les preses nuclei, Bellaire, the Boada, the Forest of Tosca, Pladevall, Pocafarina and San Miguel del Cuervo.

Kernel Les preses the church of San Pedro, the Forest of Tosca has great ecological value because it was formed from lava Croscat volcano, the stones were used to build huts and walls dry today are protected within the park for fear they could suffer degradation. Tosca Park Stone has won several architectural awards for its construction, its mode of conservation and good combination of both natural and artificial elements. Am is also created the recreational area of Xenacs, that can offer all the services and equipment necessary for people to enjoy the surroundings.

Festivals and traditions are different in the town of Les preses. On the one hand there is the festival that is known as the Gala of preses and the second Sunday in October so celebrated, dancing, giants and infant acts are the main attractions of the festival. In addition, there is also the small party, the Feast of the Rosary that the penultimate weekend of May is celebrated and where the giants, and the frog calabotins out through the streets of the village. During the summer, celebrated "Les preses to fresh" on that thought for good weather activities, such as outdoor cinema, swimming, workshops, karaoke, etc. are programmed. The festival is known around the International Festival of Music and Dance of Dams "Ésdansa" in which groups of traditional dances from different places come together and are held the third week of August. During the summer various events are made to take advantage of good weather and spectacular natural environment available to the population and is therefore no shortage of activities to do.

Where to sleep

Càmping les Preses Natura

Les Preses

Camping Les Preses Natura, located in the Natural Park of the Volcanic…

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Hostal Sant Bernat

Olot (a 5.4 Km)

Hostel with a great tradition and dedication within the hospitality and tourism…

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Hostal la Vila

Olot (a 4.9 Km)

This accommodation is located in Olot's main square, in the historic center,…

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Apartaments Entre Volcans

Olot (a 5.3 Km)

Complex of apartments in La Garrotxa, are located just five minutes walk…

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Camping la Fageda

Olot (a 4.7 Km)

The bungalows consist of 2 bedrooms, a bathroom with shower, a fully…

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El Vilar i el Portet

Les Planes d'Hostoles (a 8 Km)

El Vilar and El Portet are two farmhouses located in the Cogolls…

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Guitart Rural

La Vall de Bianya (a 7 Km)

But the Guitart is a place to live, to meet, to rest,…

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Mas Molera

Sant Joan les Fonts (a 8.9 Km)

Mas Molera is a country house full of history where you can…

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Where to eat

Braseria Les Comes

L’Esquirol (a 12.8 Km)

Located within the premises of Anigami Adventure Park, they offer menus with…

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Bar restaurant Casino

Tortellà (a 17.1 Km)

Located in Tortellá offers traditional Catalan cuisine, with quality products and proximity.…

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Restaurant Mític

Camprodon (a 19.8 Km)

Restaurant serving authentic and traditional cuisine with contemporary touches, directed by the…

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Restaurant el Pont 9

Camprodon (a 26.4 Km)

Restaurant humble and simple cuisine, where you can enjoy the flavors, aromas…

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Hostal Restaurant el Quintà i les Planes

Molló (a 26.6 Km)

Small accommodation with 12 rooms, located next to the Restaurant Les Planes…

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Restaurant Dachs

Les Llosses (a 28.7 Km)

Ideal for celebrating. It has a large parking lot, and disabled access.…

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What to do

Granja de cavalls i ponis, eQuillet

La Vall d'en Bas (a 1.5 Km)

At Club Hipic eQuillet we offer a wide range of activities for…

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Rucs i Someres

Les Preses (a 2 Km)

Donkeys and Somers program is dedicated to sightseeing in Catalan donkey by…

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Centre Logístic de Bicicletes

Olot (a 3.8 Km)

The Bicycle Logistics Center (Olot-La Garrotxa) is a family business with more…

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La Fageda

Santa Pau (a 5 Km)

Come visit the largest dairy in the region, where children can pet…

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Pessebre Vivent de Joanetes

La Vall d'en Bas (a 4 Km)

The small town of Juanetas has been transformed for many years to…

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Viles Florides

Almacelles (a 4.9 Km)

Villas Floridas promotes the flower and the plant as Catalonia's natural heritage…

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Vol de Coloms

Olot (a 5.7 Km)

Balloon flights in the Garrotxa, fly over the volcanoes of Catalonia from…

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Visites i degustacions Gust de Garrotxa

Sant Joan les Fonts (a 8.6 Km)

Our visits are designed for the whole family, where children and adults…

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News

Raffle: one night at Hostal Sant Bernat de Olot

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Raffle: 9 double tickets to visit La Fageda

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Events

Dance Festival Sismògraf in Olot

23/04/2020 - 26/04/2020

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