GET TO THE SUMMIT
7 days / 6 nights Guided
From the heart of the Garrotxa region, where we are staying, we achieved one after another, the most emblematic peaks of the geographic area extend from Ripollès to Alt Emporda regions, through La Garrotxa Volcanic Zone Natural Park. Additionally, accompanied by one of the guides with more knowledge of the area, we'll learn aspects of the flora, fauna and geology of the area.
1st day – Arrival
2nd day - Transfer to Sant Privat d'en Bas. The aim of the journey will be to achieve Puigsacalm peak (1,515 m) and the Puig dels Llops (1,486 m). The privileged position of these mountains allows us to glimpse the whole region of Garrotxa and territories from Pedraforca to the Mediterranean and from the Pyrenees to the Montseny.
Distance: 14 km
Climb: +950 m
3rd day - Transfer to Monars. Hiking to Pic de les Bruixes (1,390 m). Following the crest of the hill we come to Comanegra (1,557 m), the highest peak in the region of the Garrotxa. A good place to see larger birds of prey: vulture and lammergeier.
Distance: 9 km
Climb: +500 m
4th day - Transfer to Queralbs. The cog railway that leads to Nuria. The ascent Puigmal (2,909 m) is a landmark in the Catalan hiking and allow us to observe species of plants and animals found only in the high mountains of the Pyrenees, which are endemic.
Distance: 12 km
Climb: +1,100 m
5th day - Transfer to volcanic zone. Excursion through the heart of La Garrotxa Volcanic Zone Natural Park. We'll climb volcanoes of Croscat (786 m) and Santa Margarita (682 m), we'll get into their craters, we'll walk on the lava flows and we'll get lost on d'En Jordà beech forest.
Distance: 13 km
Climb: +500 m
6th day - Transfer to Sadernes. The day excursion will take us to the top of Bassegoda (1,373 m). Among the crags and deep valleys of Alta Garrotxa we observe rich flora and fauna unique. We enjoy with clean and and clear water streams with lots of pools and waterfalls
Distance: 21.5 km
- Price: €638 per person (including taxes)
- Activities available in the following languages: Spanish.English
Vall d'en Bas, La (Girona)
Santa Pau (Girona)
- Duration: 6 Day
- Date available from: 02/02/2017
- Date available to: 31/12/2019
- Additional information: Group excursion, check guides availability
- Category of the activity: Nature. Ecotourism. Hiking
- Who is it for?: Young people. Adults without children. Senior
- Organising company: TRESCÀLIA
Information supplied by the provider
Walking to Puigmal peak
Mountains at Garrotxa