La Conca de Barberà

The Conca de Barberà is located in the heart of The Cistercian Route, inland from the Costa Daurada and it is home to one of the most unique places in Catalonia, declared a World Heritage Site, the Monastery of Santa Maria de Poblet.

Just a bit more than one hour by car from Barcelona, a few minutes from Port Aventura and the beaches, and from Tarragona and Lleida, the Conca de Barberà offers a wide range of proposals and cultural activities, in nature and leisure to enjoy your holidays at any time of the year.

The Conca de Barberà is half way between the beach and the mountain; it is land of passage and a mix of cultures.

In the Conca de Barberà it is easy to find different proposals for a family day out, or with your partner or with friends; stay here and savour the gastronomy, the traditional products and the Conca de Barberà D.O. wines.

In addition to visiting Poblet Monastery or strolling through the medieval streets of Montblanc, the visitor can travel back in time. You can go back to prehistoric times visiting l'Espluga de Francolí Caves or the rock paintings in Montblanc (World Heritage); continue in time and discover other mediaeval villages like: Conesa, Forès, Solivella, Santa Coloma de Queralt, Vallfogona de Riucorb...Or follow the footprints of modernism, a style that responds to the need to adapt to technological advances and the new social and business needs at the start of the XX century, like the modernist cellars, declared Sites of National Cultural Interest by the Catalan Government; taste wines from the DO Conca de Barberà and stroll through the vineyards; make activities in nature, like walking through the protected areas like Poblet Nature Park, the Prades Mountains, the Tossal Gros...; visit the museums and cultural places and get to know about the work done by our artisans...

Muntanyes de Prades was the second inland resort to be awarded the Family Holiday Destination seal. Consisting of the municipalities of l'Espluga of Francolí, Vallclara, Vilaverd, Vilanova de Prades and Vimbodí-Poblet, Alcover, Arbolí, La Febró, Capafonts, Mont-ral and Prades, the area is noted for its natural environment, a chain of mountains running just inland, that is ideal for outings with children.

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Barberà de la Conca is located at the foot of Sierra Miramar , specifically in Tossal Gros or Nas del Gegant . It gives its name to the county and offers visitors the charm of a small village located on the slope of a hill dominated by the Templar castle of Barberà, which is an essential visit and ...
Blancafort is located in the centre of Conca de Barberà and at the foot of Sierra Tallat, right in the middle of the Cistercian Route between the monasteries of Poblet and Vallbona. It has healthy routes that signposted around the centre and it is the starting point for excursions on foot or by MTB ...
A medieval village that is perfectly blocked in by a defence wall that has two entrance gates.The urban structure is an example of a circular model, following the contours, with the castle at the highest point. In 2011 the historic centre of Conesa was declared a Site of National Cultural Interest ...
L’Espluga de Francolí is located 2,5 km. from Monastery of Poblet, at the foot of the Prades Mountains and Poblet Nature Park. L'Espluga is one of the most tourist towns in the county. The prehistoric Caves , the modernist Winery , the Rural Life Museum the Balanyà Distillery and the famous ...
Forès is known as the Conca de Barberà viewpoint due to its privileged location with a splendid view over the entire county and a good part of Segarra, the neighbouring county. It is at an altitude of 866 m, next to Sierra Tallat. Is crossed paths GR®175 The Cistercian Route and GR®171. It is ...
The municipality is located at the foot of Montclar, on the north-east side of the Conca de Barberà and, in addition to Les Piles, includes the villages of Biure de Gaià, Guialmons, Sant Gallard and the uninhabited Figuerola. They are all charming villages that invite the visitor to stroll along ...
Is located to the north of the Conca de Barberà, on the edge of the woodland areas of the shady slopes along the River Corb (EPN) . In addition to Llorac, it is made up the villages: Rauric, Albió and Cirera and the uninhabited village of Montargull. All of them are small villages full of historic ...
Montblanc is the capital of the Conca de Barberà and it is a medieval town located in the River Francolí valley, at the foot of the Prades Mountains. It was declared a Monumental and Artistic Site in 1947, having one of the best conserved walled enclosures in Catalonia. Montblanc’s old town is full ...
The municipality is located on a plateau in the north-west of the Conca de Barberà and also includes Passanant, with the additional villages of Belltall, Glorieta, la Sala de Comalats, the uninhabited villages of Vilars and the hamlet of La Pobla de Ferran. They are villages that are full of ...
Pira is located in the central part of the Conca de Barberà, just 5 minutes from Montblanc, above a peninsula-shaped risen massif, surrounded by the rushing waters of the Torrentill and the natural gorge of the River Anguera, a tributary of the River Francolí. From here we can make excursions and ...

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