La Noguera earth and sky

Two nights in La Noguera to enjoy the stars and the places of cultural and historical interest

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  • 155,00 €
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Discover La Noguera in a different way.

A weekend of two nights in La Noguera to enjoy the stars and get to know places of cultural and historical interest, as well as making a trip to the Congost de Mont-Rebei Gorge.

The price includes:

  • 2 nights in a double room with breakfast in the accommodation to choose
  • Visit the Observation Center of the Universe.
  • Visit Balma dels Vilars
  • Guided visit to the Castle of Os de Balaguer.
  • Gorge of Mont-Rebei
  • Dinner with typical dishes from the territory at a restaurant of traditional cuisine.
  • Tourist information brochure of the territory and official map.
  • Travel Insurance. (Check the conditions here)

Languages

  • Catalan, Spanish and English

Sights and excursions descriptions:

  • Visit the Observation Center of the Universe (COU): it is a multimedia installation, which consists of a drop-down Dome where you can project documentaries or movies in format “full-dome”, observe the sky through the images you get with a telescope with a diameter of 30 cm installed in the same room. You can also visit the Park of telescopes to make direct observations and enjoy the permanent exhibition. Entry included in the package. Schedules to be checked.
  • Balma dels Vilars: In a cave located in the ravine of the Vilars, to the west of the town of Os de Balaguer, you will discover a jewel of the rock art of the Mediterranean basin. The cave of the Vilars, declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, its walls conserve up to 28 cave paintings, among remains of the Bronze Age.
  • Guided visit to the Castle of Os de Balaguer: At the top of a hill that dominates the village of Os de Balaguer there is the fortified castle “Os Malignum Castrum “. It was part of a defensive line made up of numerous castles, among which there were: Àger, Albesa, Almenar, Alguerri, Alguaire, Castelló de Farfanya, Corbins, Lorenzo, Santa Linya and Os de Balaguer. Guided visit to the castle included in the package.
  • Gorge of Mont-Rebei: This is the classic way of Gorge of Mont-rebei (GR-1). It has a route about 4 km, with a duration of 4h (2h round and 2h back). Ideal to make it all along a day. The road runs through a very gentle slope, and enters the Gorge; once crossed, can be extended to continuous ascent slope means up to Mas Carlets. Attention to the sector of the Gorge: it is not recommended if you have dizziness or for people not accustomed to the altitude. Access by car can be, until the area of la Masieta (parking area). You can choose to go the same way (2h) or to continue on through to the area of la Mare de Déu de la Pertusa and Corçà (about 2.30h additional).

Accommodation description:

  • Alcova del Firmament (HUTL-000142): Accommodation with bedroom type sleeping alcove, free space, bathroom and balcony. Includes TV, music, an assortment of free teas and free use of bicycles. Displacement on foot to all the activities of the town..
  • Country house in Àger: Very close to the Montsec Astronomical Park of great tranquillity and with charming owners.
  • Santa Maria de Bellpuig Monastery: Hospice in a monastery. Located in a natural environment of forests, gardens and vineyards. Ideal to enjoy a peaceful rest. Includes breakfast buffet. There is no pool or TV in the rooms. 5 minutes by car from the centre of Os de Balaguer and only 20 minutes by car from the Observatory.
  • Loft de castelló: It is located in the charming village of Castelló de Farfanya, in the Sierra del Montsec. It has several environments, living room with fireplace and television, great warmth and comfort. It is a magnificent space to enjoy a family stay in a place of calm and silence. The house has an equipped kitchen and direct elevator to the ranch.
  • Hotel Santuari de Balaguer: The hotel of the Sanctuary next to the church of Santo Cristo de Balaguer, surrounded by great cultural heritage such as the Castillo Hermoso and the Archaeological Park of the Plan d’Almatà. Above the hill of the city is characterized by offering absolute peace and tranquillity offering magnificent views of the town. All the premises are new construction, with large rooms, elevator, and equipped with the latest technologies.
  • La Sal Apartments: The apartment has equipped kitchen, dining room with sofa and flat screen TV, adjustable heating, air conditioning with reservation, free WIFI Internet connection.

Accommodations and special rates for groups.

Price per person. Minimum 2 people.

Term and conditions

  • Once your purchase, please contact Tu i Lleida, SL to confirm the dates of the booking and availability.
  • All booking is on request subject to availability.
  • The purchase of the package is valid for 6 months from the time of your purchase.
  • Tourist tax to pay directly to the hotel.
  • The transports are not included.
  • Cancellation conditions:

    • 50% of the total amount if you cancel your booking with less than 48 hours, 100% of the amount if you cancel with less than 24 hours.
    • We offer you the opportunity to take out a cancellation insurance policy. (Check out the general and particular terms and conditions here)

location

ORGANISER

Tu i Lleida, SL
License GC001738
(NIF B62728191)