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La Garrotxa

  • (ES) Practicar actividades en plena naturaleza, descansar en alojamientos encantadores, disfrutar de una buena comida… todo esto y más es posible en la Garrotxa.
  • (ES) Practicar actividades en plena naturaleza, descansar en alojamientos encantadores, disfrutar de una buena comida… todo esto y más es posible en la Garrotxa.
  • (ES) Practicar actividades en plena naturaleza, descansar en alojamientos encantadores, disfrutar de una buena comida… todo esto y más es posible en la Garrotxa.
  • (ES) Practicar actividades en plena naturaleza, descansar en alojamientos encantadores, disfrutar de una buena comida… todo esto y más es posible en la Garrotxa.

La Garrotxa, in north-east Catalonia, has two totally different types of landscapes. On the one hand, over 40 volcanoes and numerous lava flows cover much of the southern half of the comarca and give rise to a rolling landscape – today protected by the La Garrotxa Volcanic Zone Natural Park – lacking any major relief features. To the north of the river Fluvià, however, the landscape changes radically. Abrupt cliffs and narrow gorges herald the entrance to the Alta Garrotxa, an area that has been declared an Area of Natural Interest; in the west of the comarca the areas of the mountains of Collsacabra and Puigsacalm have likewise been protected as Areas of Natural Interest.

Bas, Hostoles and Bianya valleys provide a change from the encircling mountains, but are surrounded by some of the thickest and most extensive forests in Catalonia. The sunniest slopes are covered by evergreen holm oaks, whilst elsewhere there are significant downy oak forests – with a few stands of pedunculate oak around Olot – and beech forests in the coolest, most humid corners of the county.

Type of space
Natural Park and Natura 2000

Commitment to Sustainable Tourism
Natural Park (and county) accredited with the European Charter for Sustainable Tourism

Location
Girona. Catalonia

Information and contact
Tel.: (+34) 972 271 600
info@turismegarrotxa.com
www.gencat.cat/parcs/garrotxa/ and www.turismegarrotxa.com

Companies

Hostal Sant Bernat

  TurismeGarrotxa.com Peaceful place, with nice views. Centric and sunny, familiar establishment located next to the Montsacopa volcano inside the Natural Park. Quiet place with a view, convenient and sunny. At the feet of the volcano Montsacopa, in the Natural Park. Location:  Ctra. Les Feixes, 29-31 17800 Olot, La Garrotxa (Girona) Spain Accreditations / Quality […]

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Experiences

La Garrotxa, land of volcanic flavours

Discover beautiful scenery in the land of the volcanoes by walking along its paths and tasting local cuisine. The ideal combination for exploring the region. We’ll visit artisans, participate in culinary workshops, taste Volcanic cuisine and cuisine d’auteur. We’ll f ly in a hot air balloon over La Garrotxa Volcanic Zone Natural Park, exploring wonderful […]

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BLOG

  • 05/11/2017 ·(ES) Primer curso de la Escuela de Ecoturismo sobre Productos de Turismo de Observación y Nuevas Tecnologías

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  • 04/24/2017 ·(ES) CLUB ECOTURISMO EN ESPAÑA. Estrenando nombre, buenas noticias y una nueva andadura.

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SCHEDULE

  • 06/12/2014 ·CURSO “EL RASTRO DEL MAR: IDENTIFICACIÓN DE CONCHAS MARINAS Y MOLUSCOS DEL DELTA DEL EBRO”

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  • 05/12/2014 ·JORNADA ESTATAL SOBRE EVENTOS SOSTENIBLES

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TWITTER

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