Province: Barcelona
Shire: Vallès Oriental
Inhabitants: 312
Extension: 26,8 Km2
Altitude: 528 m

The municipality of Montseny, formerly known by the name of the holder of its parish, Sant Julià de Montseny, currently has an area of ​​27.02 km², is located on the southern slope of the Montseny mountain and is the only town in the massif that He keeps his name.

Its relief is very rugged, since it extends from the summits of Matagalls and Les Agudes, around the 1,700 meters of altitude, until below the main nucleus of the town, which is located around the parish church, at a height of 530 meters.

The rugged relief and orientation make the climate and vegetation very diverse. The rigorous climate of the high mountain has nothing to do with the mild climate of the plains and sunny terraces where the village's nucleus is located.

Among the exuberant vegetation that we can see in Montseny stands out an exceptional example: "the box of the church", located in the courtyard in front of it, and that in 1990 was declared a monumental tree by the Generalitat of Catalonia.

For lovers of hiking, in Montseny there are two routes:

  • The route of the Tourdera: that of Montseny in Sant Marçal is a very demanding stretch, of about 11 km, with a lot of unevenness. The start takes place in the nucleus of Montseny.
  • Los Tres Montes: low mountain itinerary, not very technical, 45 minutes from Barcelona, between the Montseny, Sant Llorenç del Munt and l'Obac natural parks, and Montserrat, to go through unknown corners and reach emblematic points in Catalonia pre-littoral

The most interesting places of interest are: the Church of Sant Julià de Montseny, the Taula dels Tres Bisbes and the mirador de l'Estela.

Where to sleep

Fundesplai, Cases de Colònies

(a 5.3 Km)

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

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Càmping La Balma

Espinelves (a 11.5 Km)

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

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La Granja Village

Santa Maria de Palautordera (a 11.4 Km)

La Granja Village is a Rural House located in the Vallés Oriental…

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Vilar Rural de Sant Hilari Sacalm

Sant Hilari Sacalm (a 15.2 Km)

Ideal to enjoy with family. Located in a natural setting, just outside…

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Càmping La Vall

Taradell (a 14.3 Km)

Located on the outskirts of Taradell, in a beautiful valley where it…

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Càmping El Pont de Barcelona

Vilanova de Sau (a 18.7 Km)

The campsite Pont is located in the heart of the Guilleries and…

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Hotel Molí de la Torre

Bigues i Riells (a 18.2 Km)

12 double rooms and a junior suite, a meeting room, ideal for…

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La caseta de Fusta

Vilanova de Sau (a 20.7 Km)

Fusta booth is the ideal place to unwind with family or couple.…

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Where to eat

La Calma, el Bellver

Tagamanent (a 10.4 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 13.2 Km)

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

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Bare Nostrum

Arenys de Mar (a 22.6 Km)

We Bare Nostrum, an inn that has extensive experience in the restaurant…

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Restaurant Hostal de la Plaça

Cabrils (a 26.1 Km)

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

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Pura Brasa

Pineda de Mar (a 28.6 Km)

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

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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 7 Km)

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

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La Granja Village

Santa Maria de Palautordera (a 11.4 Km)

La Granja Village is a Rural House located in the Vallés Oriental…

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Museu Arxiu Tomàs Balvey

Cardedeu (a 14 Km)

The matBC hosts the collection of its creator, Tomas Balvey and Bas…

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Barcelona (a 16.6 Km)

Try the Giracat making a route with us and maybe you will…

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Mas Casablanca

Taradell (a 16.3 Km)

The Mas Casablanca is a traditional country house, which is one that…

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Associació del Via Crucis Vivent

Sant Hilari Sacalm (a 16.2 Km)

For more than three centuries, Sant Hilari Sacalm celebrates its living Via…

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Centre d’Interpretació el Camp de les Lloses

Tona (a 17.6 Km)

The Camp de las Lloses Archaeological Park is formed by its excavation…

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Tastautors at Cardedeu

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Festival of Sant Proget in Santa Maria de Palautordera

24/01/2020 - 27/01/2020

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Monumental Crib of Cardedeu

18/12/2019 - 02/02/2020

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The Granollers Half Marathon


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January Special Offer!

Hotel Molí de la Torre (Bigues i Riells) (a 18.2 Km)

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