Tortosa

Province: Tarragona
Shire: Baix Ebre
Inhabitants: 34473
Extension: 218,5 Km2
Altitude: 12 m

Tortosa is the capital of the Baix Ebre. The municipality consists of several entities population of the central core, which are: Jesus, Campredó, Bítem, the Reguers and Vinallop.

Located next to the River Ebro, near the mouth and the beginning of Delta, Tortosa brings economic, cultural and social life of the lower Ebro, in addition to its commercial center and largest service. And be the episcopal seat of the territory.

In Tortosa find buildings declared National Monuments and palaces along with the best set of the Principality Renaissance make your visit a must. Ebro is also navigable for tourism from tortosino river dock.

So include the Castillo de la Suda, currently National Parador, located 59 meters above sea level. Have a great Andalusian influence and the only cemetery uncovered from the Arab period in Catalonia.

In Tortosa find other fortifications among which are the fort of pliers seventeenth century and is north of the city fortifications Sitjar also seventeenth century, where we find three forts and a large fossada, the forts situated in front of Orleans of the Sitjar and were conquered by these I wear during the War of Spanish Succession in 1708, several sections of wall that mentioned the wall Remolins and Trail, and finally, several towers: the Lamb, the the Priors, the source of Campredó or Fifth, Carrova tower, and the tower of Gassia Fullola.

The city also hosts several palaces and noble houses. The Palau Montagut, Romanesque Bishop's Palace, the palace DESPUIG The Oriol Palace, Capmany, the House-palace Abaria-Aldana and Oliver Palau Boteller. And three royal colleges located in the same street, Santo Domingo, the College St. James and St. Matthias, the Colegio de San Jorge and Santo Domingo and the Santo Domingo Church.

We should also mention that there are a large number of civilian buildings from different eras and are relevant within the city: the Convent of Santa Clara, the medieval market, the municipal market, Villa Mercedes, Sabate Clinic and more.

As a celebration of Tortosa, include the Renaissance Festival which is held for 4 days during the second half of July and in the splendor of the city is represented in the sixteenth century.

Where to sleep

Les Olles

Aldover (a 8.2 Km)

In the middle of the field, surrounded by olive trees and mountains,…

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Masia Punta l'Abat

L'Aldea (a 12.2 Km)

Masia Punta Abat is a renovated farmhouse located in the center of…

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Can Clos Bonet

Amposta (a 12 Km)

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

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HCC Montsià

Amposta (a 12.1 Km)

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

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Càmping Ampolla Platja

L'Ampolla (a 14.9 Km)

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

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Delta Green

L'Ampolla (a 15.9 Km)

If you are looking for a house, apartment, plot or holiday rental…

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Hostal Cling 43 B&B

Deltebre (a 17.1 Km)

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

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Hotel Rull

Deltebre (a 20 Km)

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

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Where to eat

Restaurant Delta Park

Camarles (a 11.4 Km)

Delta Park Restaurant offers three menus daily for you to choose from,…

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L’Estany - Casa de Fusta

Amposta (a 21.2 Km)

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

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What to do

Lo Sirgador

Tortosa

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

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Pessebre Vivent de Jesús

Tortosa (a 1.8 Km)

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

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Mistral Bonsai

Camarles (a 12.7 Km)

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

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Jardí Botànic Medicinal, Ecoherbes Park

L'Ampolla (a 14.1 Km)

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

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Cooperativa La Galera

La Galera (a 15.5 Km)

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

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Coves de Benifallet

Benifallet (a 15.3 Km)

One of the best known tourist options in the whole territory, formed…

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Muria, Centre d'Interpretació Apícola

El Perelló (a 17.3 Km)

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

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Riu a l’Ebre

Deltebre (a 20.8 Km)

Discover the Ebro Delta, a Biosphere Reserve with bike trips, kayak or…

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Events

Amposta Performing Arts

12/08/2019 - 14/12/2019

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Living Nativity of Jesus

25/12/2019 - 26/12/2019 ...

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Hanukkah The Feast of Lights in Tortosa

28/12/2019

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Deals

Peacefull time in Las Ollas

Les Olles (Aldover) (a 8.2 Km)

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