Knowing Alta Garrotxa
Today we want to know a little more depth in another area located very near the Garrotxa, known as the Alta Garrotxa. The most important area of the eastern foothills. An area that is located between three regions: Ripollès, Garrotxa and Alt Emporda. They 400 square kilometers full of diversity and particularity.
It has a natural interest and is also classified as Special Protection Area. But not only is known for its natural beauty arouses, it also has a great cultural heritage, with Roman sites, poblets, charcoal ... a place to know in depth.
The Alta Garrotxa found remains of Paleolithic settlements, as can be seen in the famous cave Bishop, and Roman remains. A most obvious example is the Roman castle Falgars. There are many churches that can also bring you to see, the most notable are the San Cristobal and San Feliu de Beget River.
You can visit the beautiful towns that belong to the area as are Beuda, Montagut, Loix, Sales de Llierca, Sant Joan les Fonts, Tortella and Vall de Bianya.
The highlight of this area is very uneven, which has affected the landscape, flora and fauna. The scenery is spectacular high Garrotxa with a forest full of oaks. You can discover it through the walking routes invite you to know every corner of this amazing area. There are six, are identified and are easy to make. You can access them from anywhere from the Garrotxa, Ripollès or Alt Emporda.
We invite you to discover our entire region, connect with nature and discover incredible places you fall in love.