Ribes de Freser

Province: Girona
Shire: Ripollès
Inhabitants: 1930
Extension: 41,9 Km2
Altitude: 912 m

Ribes de Freser is the economic and administrative center Freser Valley comprising the towns of Campelles, Planoles, Pardines, Queralbs, Coughs and Ribes de Freser. The village is flanked by mountains and converged by three rivers: the Rigat, the Segadell i the Freser.

The village was born near the Castel Sant Pere and around the parish church of Santa Maria and is documented from the tenth century during medieval times belonged Cerdanya spot as Vila Real. Traditionally, Ribes de Freser is a village of peasant and mining but from nineteenth century falls squarely in the industrial revolution and installs textile and paper factories. At the start of the crisis in the 70s, is converted into a resort, still has not abandoned at any time payesa activity. The cool summer weather, the beautiful surroundings, the abundance of water and proximity to the ski slopes have become a prime spot for Catalan mountain tourism.

They are part of the town of Ribes de Ribes Freser Altes neighborhoods, Ventolà, Bruguera i Batet. Ribes Altes from its 1100m offers a panoramic view of Freser Ribes and consists mainly of historic houses now ready for the summer or as second homes. Ventolà is situated at 1385m altitude and offers a wide view of the valley of Rigard. In addition to viewing the Romanesque church of Saint Christopher, we can also see, on the way to church, a large specimen of Boix Grèvol "Boj Holly" (protected species) has been listed as "monumental tree" by the Department of Environment of the Generalitat de Catalunya for the dimensions he has achieved. Bruguera is formed by the Church of Sant Feliu, dating from the eleventh century, and surrounded by an entourage of farmhouses well preserved and restored. These include the more Perramon (XVII), which met near the chapel of Sant Esteve and houses of Can Can Pous and Pius (XVI). Batet is formed by a small group of houses and a small chapel dedicated to the Mare de Deu del Carme built on a rock and topped by a small bell.

Where to sleep

Hotel Prats

Ribes de Freser

It is a small hotel with family tradition now run by the…

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Apartaments del Bosc

Ribes de Freser

The apartments are two terraced houses, located in a space of the…

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Can Janpere

Pardines (a 3.6 Km)

A nice Catalan farmhouse rustic, located in the center of the village…

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Hotel Edelweiss

Camprodon (a 7.4 Km)

Welcome to the Edelweiss de Camprodon hotel, a place with a special…

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Fundesplai, Cases de Colònies

Àger (a 10 Km)

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

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Hotel Vall de Núria

Queralbs (a 10 Km)

It is located in the center of the beautiful Vall de Nuria…

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Hotel Restaurant Fonda Rigà

Vilallonga de Ter (a 10.3 Km)

Since 1970, a family to serve in the best place in the…

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La Sèquia Molinar

Campdevànol (a 9.6 Km)

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

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Where to eat

Restaurant Hotel Prats

Ribes de Freser

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

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Hostal la Muntanya

Castellar de n'Hug (a 13 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 12.8 Km)

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

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Restaurant Dachs

Les Llosses (a 18.1 Km)

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

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Restaurant Mític

Camprodon (a 20.2 Km)

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

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Hostal Restaurant el Quintà i les Planes

Molló (a 20 Km)

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

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Restaurant el Pont 9

Camprodon (a 21.2 Km)

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

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El Recó de l'Avi

Guardiola de Berguedà (a 25.5 Km)

homemade cuisine with grilled meats oak, variety of tapas and toast field.…

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What to do

Ripollès Turisme

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

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Museu Etnogràfic de Ripoll

Ripoll (a 12.1 Km)

The first museum dedicated to ethnography Catalonia.

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Terra de comtes i abats

(a 12.1 Km)

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

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Forn Mas Palou

Ripoll (a 11.3 Km)

Small family business specialized in the artisanal elaboration of Carquinyolis.

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Turisme del Berguedà

Avià (a 12.9 Km)

From the cultivation areas of the Baix Berguedà, the Cadí-Moixeró Natural Park…

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Barcelona és molt més

Abrera (a 12.9 Km)

Discovers that Barcelona is much more! Near Barcelona have a world of…

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Jardins Artigas

La Pobla de Lillet (a 17.2 Km)

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

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Tren del Ciment

La Pobla de Lillet (a 18.2 Km)

The Cement Train is a line that historically joined the former Asland…

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Unknown places in nature to go with family

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