Province: Barcelona | Shire: Osona | Inhabitants: 897 | Extension: 4,9 Km2 | Altitude: 577 m

Montesquieu is a municipality located in northern Osona. Although until 1990 had been part of Ripollès. It is located right in the transition between the Pyrenees mountains and the plains of Vic. Montesquieu The main core is near the river Ter, on a river terrace, but also features The Forge of Bebié.

The first building which is no record within the term of Montesquieu is the castle, dating from 1285, and also a house dedicated to the smithy, from which it was developing the rest of the population. Montesquieu was enlarged with the introduction of the textile mills and the use of water as an energy source Ter.

Thus, the municipality of Montesquieu Montesquieu stands Castle which is part of Montesquieu Castle Park which covers an area of about 546 ha. It is located in the Pyrenean foothills, between the town of Montesquieu, Sora, Sant Quirze Besora and Santa Maria de Besora. Within this park also would laugh and laugh Vallfogona Codines of the Roman bridge of the same name, the road to Sant Moí and others invite us to meet external spaces of the park, but also very beautiful. You can visit the castle environment freely or, inside, with guided tour. Also noteworthy are the activities that are done around the castle during the year: "Viu the Parc del Castell de Montesquieu" that allows to know different aspects of the five municipalities that make up the park or Montesquieu Castle Cursa held des, 1989, when the bridge opened Montesquieu, and it gets to travel more than 12 kilometers inside the park.

Montesquieu Township also has a recreational area known as the Font d'en Nando or Font del Roure, located near the castle.

What to do

Museu Etnogràfic de Ripoll

Ripoll (a 10.2 Km)

The first museum in Catalonia dedicated to ethnography. Through the Ripoll Ethnographic…

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Terra de comtes i abats

(a 10.2 Km)

Terra i Abats Comtes offers you a lot of proposals to discover…

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Ripollès Turisme

(a 11.2 Km)

El Ripollès, is a mountain region, located in the Pyrenees of Girona,…

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Jardins Artigas

La Pobla de Lillet (a 25 Km)

The Artigas Gardens, designed at the beginning of the 20th century by…

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Where to eat

Restaurant Dachs

Les Llosses (a 9.3 Km)

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

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Hostal la Muntanya

Castellar de n'Hug (a 24.8 Km)

Family hostel located in Castellar de n'Hug. It has different options for…

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Cal Candi

Vilada (a 23.9 Km)

Located in the village of Vilada, at a height of 750 meters…

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Restaurant Gust Picant

Berga (a 29.7 Km)

In the Picant Gust restaurant you can enjoy very affordable menus and…

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Where to sleep

Fundesplai, Cases de Colònies

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

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Càmping Puigcercós

Borredà (a 14.2 Km)

The campsite stands out for its quiet atmosphere and familiar character, has…

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El Serradal

Sant Joan de les Abadesses (a 12.5 Km)

Rest in a natural environment of meadows and forests enjoying walks, excursions,…

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Can Masover Xic

Lluçà (a 12.5 Km)

Cal Masover Xic, is a rural house located in the Rocadenbosch farmhouse…

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Santa Lucía Fair in Prats de Lluçanès

08/12/2023 - 10/12/2023

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Cheese tastings in Les Llosses

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Raffle: tickets to the Church of Colonia Pons

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