El Berguedà:

A route in the foothills of Pedraforca, an inspiration for artists.

 
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The Route:

This route in the shade of Pedraforca provides us with an introduction to the Berguedà region and its most iconic peak. We discover some of the villages in the area and the artists who were inspired to create some of their most important works.

 

 
 
 
 
 
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 Bagà  The main square in Bagà is famous both for its arcades and as the starting point for the Salomon Ultra Pirineu. In addition, Bagà is home to the Cadí Moixeró Natural Park visitor center, the Museu dels Càtars (the Cathar Museum) and, in December, the famous Fia Faia festival.

Bagà

The main square in Bagà is famous both for its arcades and as the starting point for the Salomon Ultra Pirineu. In addition, Bagà is home to the Cadí Moixeró Natural Park visitor center, the Museu dels Càtars (the Cathar Museum) and, in December, the famous Fia Faia festival.

 Gresolet  This impressive viewpoint offers panoramic views of Pedraforca, the Serra d'Ensija and the western part of the Cadí range. The viewpoint can be easily accessed by those with reduced mobility.

Gresolet

This impressive viewpoint offers panoramic views of Pedraforca, the Serra d'Ensija and the western part of the Cadí range. The viewpoint can be easily accessed by those with reduced mobility.

 El massís del Pedraforca  Pedraforca is one of the most iconic mountains in the Pyrenees of Catalonia. Most routes to the peak start from the Lluís Estasen cabin.

El massís del Pedraforca

Pedraforca is one of the most iconic mountains in the Pyrenees of Catalonia. Most routes to the peak start from the Lluís Estasen cabin.

 
 Gósol  Gósol is the only settlement in the Berguedà located in the province of Lleida. Surrounded by mountains and in the shade of Pedraforca, there are still some remains of the 11th century castle, a waypoint on the Camí dels Bons Homes route.

Gósol

Gósol is the only settlement in the Berguedà located in the province of Lleida. Surrounded by mountains and in the shade of Pedraforca, there are still some remains of the 11th century castle, a waypoint on the Camí dels Bons Homes route.

 El Museu Picasso  Pablo Picasso stayed in Gósol in spring 1906, at a crucial time in his development into one of the most accomplished painters of all time. The Picasso Museum tells the story of his time in the village and displays some of the work from his time in the village.

El Museu Picasso

Pablo Picasso stayed in Gósol in spring 1906, at a crucial time in his development into one of the most accomplished painters of all time. The Picasso Museum tells the story of his time in the village and displays some of the work from his time in the village.


 Josa de Cadí  Perched on the top of a hill and tucked well way from the main roads, Josa is a little gem. The church of Santa Maria is well worth a visit and the village is a good starting point for routes into the more remote corners of the Cadí Moixeró Natural Park.

Josa de Cadí

Perched on the top of a hill and tucked well way from the main roads, Josa is a little gem. The church of Santa Maria is well worth a visit and the village is a good starting point for routes into the more remote corners of the Cadí Moixeró Natural Park.


 

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