Visit Montseny Natural Park, a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve and part of the Catalan pre-coastal mountain range, on a 5-hour trip from Girona. Travel to the top of Turo de l'Home and Les Agudes, 2 of the highest peaks, and take in the beauty and the views.
What to Expect
Take part in an excursion from Girona to Montseny Natural Park. Go hiking in this UNESCO Biosphere Reserve on a 5-hour trip that offers amazing views.
On your circular route, you will travel 6 miles (9.7 kilometers), ascending 2,067 feet (630 meters) up Turó de l'Home and Les Agudes, 2 of the highest peaks in the park. Start from the fountain of Passavets and pass the well of snow. Then cross the fir forest, the southernmost fir forest on the Iberian Peninsula.
After ascending to Turó de l'Home, continue to Les Agudes, where you can enjoy the magnificent view of Montserrat, Barcelona, Costa Brava, and the Pyrenees. If you get lucky, on a clear day, you might even be able to see Mallorca.
Next, make your way back down, returning to your starting point and transferring back to Girona.
- Guide-qualified teacher
- Transportation from Girona
Know Before You Go
Stunning circular route through Montseny Natural Park from Santa Fe. Ascent on Turó de l'Home and les Agudes.
Length: 6 miles (9.7 kilometers)
Altitude: 2,067 feet (630 meters)
Suitable clothing for mountains, including good sneakers (preferably waterproof ankle boots, and possibly outerwear, depending on the season), and a backpack.
You need 2 liters of water and snacks (fruits, nuts, or whatever you prefer to eat during the day).