Walks around Vilafranca

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The rural paths that surround Vilafranca clearly reveal the region's natural and landscape assets. Proposals for all ages, that will enable us to discover the different varieties of fauna and flora that surround the municipality, as well as give us a closer view of some points of architectural interest that have played an important role in the history of the Alt Penedès and that of Catalonia.

Walks

SANT PAU MOUNTAIN


Start: Carrer de St. Pau
Finish: Carrer de St. Pau

Duration
From Vilafranca to the Chapel of Sant Pau: 40 minutes
Complete Circuit: 1h 40 minutes
Overall elevation difference: From Masia del Camp Gran to the Chapel of Sant Pau: 34 m.

OLÈRDOLA PARK


Start: Train station
Finish: Historical buildings site of Olèrdola

Duration:
From Vilafranca to the historical buildings: 2h
Complete Circuit (return journey: 4h
Overall Elevation Difference: 312 m.

SANTA MARIA DELS HORTS


Start: Riera de l’Adoberia
Finish: Carrer del Bisbe Estalella

Duration:
From Vilafranca to the Chapel of Santa Maria dels Horts:
30 minutes
Complete Circuit (return journey): 1h and 40 minutes
Overall Elevation Difference: 88 m.

THE WATER TOWER


Start: Carrer Pere el Gran
Finish: Torre de les Aigües (Water Tower)

Duration:
From Vilafranca to the Water Tower: 38 minutes
Complete Circuit: 1h 20 minutes
Overall Elevation Difference: 38.5 m.

ELS PUJOLS


Start: Plaça Onze de Setembre
Finish: Els Pujols

Duration: From Vilafranca to Els Pujols: 1h
Complete Circuit (return journey): 2h
Overall Elevation Difference: 103,6 m.

 

More Inforation

Sustainable Vilafranca in Envionment
C/ Vidal, 3
08720 Vilafranca del Penedès
Telèfon: 938 905 917
Fax: 938 905 954
www.vilagranca.org/mediambient
mediambient@vilafranca.org
Oficina de Turisme
C/ Cort, 14
08720 Vilafranca del Penedès
Telèfon: 938 181 254
Fax: 938 181 479
www.turismevilafranca.com
turisme@vilafranca.org
 

 

Route difficulty: 
Low-Medium