Roquetes

Province: Tarragona
Shire: Baix Ebre
Inhabitants: 8231
Extension: 136,9 Km2
Altitude: 14 m

Roquetes, framed between the channel and the right of the Ebro Massif Ports, has a total length of 136.9 km, of which 55.8 are part of higher Els Ports Natural Park, where the point is the counties of Ebro, Mont Caro (1442m. height). From its vantage point you can enjoy a splendid landscape where the silhouette of the river Ebro and draw their channels, one of which crosses the city of Roquetes, to the mouth of the Ebro Delta.

Roquetes has an important cultural heritage led by the Ebro Observatory a research institute founded in 1904 by the Society of Jesus to study the Sun-Earth relations. Other buildings of interest are the Old Town Hall (1881), the Municipal Market (1892), the Old Slaughterhouse (1922) built with a mix of Modernist styles and Noucentistes where currently the Offices and Information Point Ports Natural Park. No We can forget the Pairals houses Roquetes, the "Tower of Gil", the "Torre de Segarra", "Hort de Cruells" the "Valle del Marqués" among others. Also noteworthy, the preservation of old crafts as private oil mills still operating and the only shop watches Campanar that exists in Catalonia.

The first week of July the major festivals of Roquetes and held Raval Christ is celebrated in early August. The last weekend of August is celebrated Tradicionàrius of the Ebro, a meeting of the leading groups of traditional Catalan music which is revived and given publicity to the culture, customs and cuisine of the Ebro.

Where to sleep

Can Clos Bonet

Amposta (a 13.6 Km)

It is located in the center of the town with all kinds…

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HCC Montsià

Amposta (a 13.8 Km)

Located in the center of Amposta, a 10-minute drive from the Delta…

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Càmping Ampolla Platja

L'Ampolla (a 16.7 Km)

3-star campsite situated in the Arenal beach, in front of the Natural…

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Hostal Cling 43 B&B

Deltebre (a 19.1 Km)

over two floors. The ground floor, where the reception, a living room,…

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Hotel Rull

Deltebre (a 22 Km)

Located in the heart of the Ebro Delta, 300 meters from the…

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Casa Teto

Bot (a 23.2 Km)

It is a typical town house, one of a lifetime. Despite the…

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Càmping Ametlla

L'Ametlla de Mar (a 23.6 Km)

1st class campsite that offers all services and facilities, a diverse range…

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Càmping Terra Alta

Bot (a 23.1 Km)

Rural accommodation in the greenways of the Terra Alta. Camping Terra Alta…

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Where to eat

L’Estany - Casa de Fusta

Amposta (a 23.1 Km)

Restaurant serving regional cuisine with a large sample of the ancestral Ebro…

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What to do

Pessebre Vivent de Jesús

Tortosa

Living crib represented in movement and voice, of Catalan era and tradition.

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Lo Sirgador

Tortosa (a 1.8 Km)

The Sirgador is a replica of the ancient lutes that crossed the…

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Mistral Bonsai

Camarles (a 14.6 Km)

Visit Europe's largest exhibition of centennial bonsai. Walk among more than 200,000…

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Coves de Benifallet

Benifallet (a 14.2 Km)

One of the best known tourist options throughout the territory, formed by…

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Cooperativa La Galera

La Galera (a 16.1 Km)

We offer visits throughout the winter where we teach the whole process…

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Jardí Botànic Medicinal, Ecoherbes Park

L'Ampolla (a 15.8 Km)

The Ecoherbes Park Medicinal Botanical Garden is a large natural area next…

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Muria, Centre d'Interpretació Apícola

El Perelló (a 18.5 Km)

It offers a journey through the world of bees through several areas…

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Embarcacions Badia Alfacs

Sant Carles de la Ràpita (a 24 Km)

Boats Badia Alfacs is a company that was born in 2004 with…

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Events

Major Festivities of Amposta

13/08/2021 - 22/08/2021

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The visit of the little ones: Discover the essence of the Delta…

17/07/2021 - 15/09/2021

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Weather forecast

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