Located 3 minutes from the privileged city of Olot, it is in an ideal position to visit the cultural, social, and commercial center of the city. to rest, offer the visitor a focal point and an excellent environment in the volcanic area of Garrotxa. Ideal to schedule walking routes, by bicycle, horse carts, hot air balloon rides and a variety of other leisure facilities. Apartment for four people, has a room with double bed, kitchen, bathroom, dining room with sofa bed, television and all the amenities needed to spend unforgettable days. The city has public transportation and has very good access for sightseeing in Catalonia, including Barcelona, the ski resort of Vall Ter, beaches, mountains, etc.
A 10'andando de la Plaza Mayor.
OLOT the region of Garrotxa is located north of Catalonia, in the upper basin of the river Fluvià, the Muga headers and the stream of Amer and Llémena.
In this area you can see two totally different types of landscape. While for much of the southern half of more than 40 volcanoes and various lava flows extend, forming a smooth and too uneven landscape, protected by the Natural Park of Volcanic Zone of the Garrotxa, from the valley of the Fluvià River to north the landscape changes dramatically, becoming more abrupt and steep cliffs and gorges abundant. Is the high Garrotxa, an area declared Area of Natural Interest.
All these spaces, along with others such as the Fluvià River, part of Natura 2000, a European initiative to protect the most unique, diverse, rare, well preserved, representative, fragile or vulnerable natural areas and connecting with others of the same characteristics.
The Garrotxa Garrotxa The climate is Mediterranean mid-mountain. Rainfall is abundant throughout the year and winter is the driest season. Frequent rains create a cool summers, while the influence of the Pyrenees makes the winters are cold.
The vegetation reflects the climate. While in the high Garrotxa and the east of the region there is a sector of vegetation Mediterranean character, the rest of the region is covered by sub-Mediterranean vegetation passing Atlantic in the most humid points. The oak is characteristic of the sunny slopes of the eastern sector, with relatively dry and hot summers, the oak is the wood that predominate in other areas, and the beech is the forest would be found in the wetter areas. On the Olot plain, the most characteristic species is native sessile oak, although nowadays its presence is limited to small forests around the city.
OLOT located 50 km from the French border.
The various cultural spaces open to the public explain how the environment, the territory in which they are embedded and are a good place to welcome visitors.
Interpretation Center of the Territory (Stay Juvinyà)
The Juvinyà stay in Sant Joan les Fonts, is one of the few examples of civil Romanesque building. Now houses the Interpretation Center of the Territory. This listed building contains, on the ground floor, a recreation of the building's history, the first information about Sant Joan les Fonts, and the second about the Garrotxa.
Real Cultural Space Curia Besalú
The Royal Curia, Besalú, is a Gothic building XIV had concentrated the civil power of the villa. It now houses an exhibition of local history, a tourist information, the image file and other cultural facilities.
Interpretation Center of the Vall de Bianya
Shelter and information services to visitors, exhibition space, exhibition of products - shop and an audiovisual presentation and educational workshop. It is also the starting point for guided tours of the town of Sant Salvador de Bianya visits, Romanesque churches in the Vall de Bianya and Roman Road.
Throughout the Garrotxa there is a long tradition of cribs. Several municipalities organize their living nativity scene in which the villagers, which is one of the most popular acts of all participating holidays.
It also organizes the traditional Olot sample Feeders, an exhibition of cribs made by local artists can be seen at several locations in the city. Olot is known to have a good example of one of the most unique industries in the country, religious imagery.
All this tradition of religious imagery is reflected in the Museum of Saints, one of a kind.
MUSEUMS AND COLLECTIONS
The visit to the three public museums (Regional Museum, Volcano Museum and Museum of Saints) and collect the two, a public - Can Trincheria House Museum - and a private -Museo Miniatures and Microminiatures Besalú, is discovering, with detail, history and natural and cultural heritage of the Garrotxa.
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Las tarifas están basadas en 2 huéspedes; añadir 15,00 € por noche por huésped adicional. NO se admiten Mascotas. Libre de Humos. Menores de dos años gratis utilizando camas existentes.