Province: Tarragona
Shire: Baix Ebre
Inhabitants: 1188
Extension: 32,4 Km2
Altitude: 12 m

The town of Xerta is a municipality of the Baix Ebre that is located in a pronounced meander, to the right of the Ebro river, looking towards Tivenys.

Due to its location near the Ebro River , the city was plundered several times during the War of Separation, during the War of Independence and in the first Carlist War.

The municipality covers 32.55 km 2 upstream, about twelve kilometers from Tortosa.

Places of interest

  • The Ebro river and the Azud de Xerta: the Azud built diagonally from side to side of the Ebro river along about 300 meters. Its function is to divert water to the channels of the Right and the Left of the Ebro.
  • La Vía Verde: is a disused railway track that has been adapted to travel by bicycle, on foot and on horseback.
  • The mills: There are three different mills (El Molino de Abajo, El Molino de Medio, El Molino de Arriba) located in the northwest of the urban center of Xerta.
  • Trenches of the Barranco de los Fornets: the City of Xerta recovered the trench of the Fornets ravine, in the project to enhance its Civil War heritage and recover the historical memory.

Where to sleep

Les Olles

Aldover (a 6.4 Km)

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

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Càmping Terra Alta

Bot (a 14.5 Km)

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

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Ca la Leonor

Bot (a 14.3 Km)

Rural house of 1880, rehabilitated in 2012 conserving the original wooden beams…

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Ca L'Àngel

El Pinell de Brai (a 16.9 Km)

Small cozy accommodation and contemporary rooms, located in the center of town…

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La casa dels abeuradors

Gandesa (a 16.5 Km)

Located in the heart of Gandesa, home drinkers integrates different apartments neat…

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Casa Toni

Horta de Sant Joan (a 16 Km)

If you are looking for nature, comfort, good treatment and tranquility, we…

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Vilar Rural d'Arnes

Arnes (a 19.6 Km)

Rural tourism in Catalan designer dresses.

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Les Valletes

Arnes (a 19.2 Km)

Wooden houses fully equipped. With garden for relaxation.

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Where to eat

Restaurant Delta Park

Camarles (a 20.3 Km)

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

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Restaurant Hotel Nou Moderno

Vilalba dels Arcs (a 24.4 Km)

Hotel restaurant to enjoy the tranquility of Terra Alta and try the…

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What to do

Coves de Benifallet

Benifallet (a 4.8 Km)

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

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Pessebre Vivent de Jesús

Tortosa (a 9.5 Km)

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

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Lo Sirgador

Tortosa (a 11.2 Km)

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

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Centre d'Estudis de la Batalla de l'Ebre

Gandesa (a 16.8 Km)

The Center for Studies is a permanent exhibition of the Battle of…

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Celler Cooperatiu de Gandesa

Gandesa (a 16.8 Km)

You can visit the cooperative as designed by Cesar Martinell, with the…

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Jardí Botànic Medicinal, Ecoherbes Park

L'Ampolla (a 19.9 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 19.1 Km)

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

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Mistral Bonsai

Camarles (a 20.4 Km)

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

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