Montesquiu

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.

Where to sleep

Fundesplai, Cases de Colònies

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

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Ca l'Estamenya

Perafita (a 11.4 Km)

Traditional house completely restored where you can choose between six independent rural…

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La Sèquia Molinar

Campdevànol (a 12.9 Km)

Modern and comfortable fully sustainable through geothermal Hotel; enjoy all the services…

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El Serradal

Sant Joan de les Abadesses (a 12.5 Km)

Rest in a natural environment of meadows and enjoying walking, hiking, games,…

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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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Càmping Puigcercós

Borredà (a 14.2 Km)

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

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Mas Prat

La Vall de Bianya (a 18.7 Km)

El Mas Prat is an independent rural house located within the Natural…

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Les Planes del Grau

Sant Joan de les Abadesses (a 17.8 Km)

Les Planes del Grau is an old farmhouse from the XIV century,…

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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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Braseria Les Comes

L’Esquirol (a 15.6 Km)

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

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Restaurant Hotel Prats

Ribes de Freser (a 22 Km)

Fonda family tradition now run by the fourth generation, has been passed…

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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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La Closa

Castellar de n'Hug (a 24.8 Km)

Its gardens and spaces allow you to quietly submerge in the sun,…

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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 Mític

Camprodon (a 28.7 Km)

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

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Restaurant Cal Travé

Berga (a 30 Km)

Cal Travé is a family restaurant of traditional Catalan cuisine and seasonal…

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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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Castell de Montesquiu

Montesquiu

Montesquiu Castle is located within the Montesquiu Castle Park located in Bisaura,…

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Ripollès Turisme

(a 8.9 Km)

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

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Forn Mas Palou

Ripoll (a 11.1 Km)

Small family business specialized in the artisanal elaboration of Carquinyolis.

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Terra de comtes i abats

Campdevànol (a 10.2 Km)

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

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Museu Etnogràfic de Ripoll

Ripoll (a 10.2 Km)

The first museum dedicated to ethnography Catalonia.

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Parc d’Aventura Anigami

L’Esquirol (a 15.6 Km)

The Adventure Park of Anigami el Mas Les Comes del Esquirol is…

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Pessebre Vivent de Joanetes

La Vall d'en Bas (a 17.6 Km)

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

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Events

Guided tour of the Ripoll Monastery in times of pandemic

23/07/2020 ...

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International Dance Festival of Ripoll

27/07/2020 - 01/08/2020

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Discover Ripoll with the Tourist Train

12/07/2020 - 23/08/2020

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Festival of Count Arnau to Sant Joan de las Abadesses

04/07/2020 - 27/08/2020

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Summer arrangements in Ripoll

03/07/2020 - 31/08/2020

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