Figuerola del Camp

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Province: Tarragona | Shire: Alt Camp | Inhabitants: 336 | Extension: 22,7 Km2 | Altitude: 474 m

The urban set of Figuerola del Camp is built on top of a small hill, which determines a structure of small streets, mostly steep, on top of which, in the area known as the Castle, there was a fortification that has now disappeared. Very close to this place, in the street of Above, it emphasizes the parochial church of Sant Jaume, dated at the end of century XVIII and constructed on the old Romanesque temple the rosette and some window is conserved, and the house of Cal Maleter, of style modernist with decorative elements of ceramic and iron worked. Strolling through the streets, you can find cozy corners such as the Fuente de la Villa, Calle Mayor, where the monks' house in Poblet stands out, or Calle de les Portelles with Cal Balanyà, an 18th-century manor house. In the street of the Solar, main artery of the municipality, can be contemplated the facade of the Social Headquarters of the Agricultural Cooperative of Sant Jaume; noucentista building dating from 1921 that stands out for its large balcony with balusters and Cal Mercader, building declared Cultural Asset of Local Interest, which inside houses an oratory dedicated to San Antonio Abad.

Pont del Diable and Cova del Gat

Aqueduct or dry stone bridge located on the Torrent de los Masos, 3.6 km from Figuerola town center, towards the Valls road and the Torre de la Mixarda.
It consists of a semicircular arch, 8 meters high, 18 long and 0.80 wide, and is supported, on both sides, on the rock of the banks of the torrent.
The first known news dates back to the year 1285, when the abbot of Poblet gave the water and the aqueduct to the men of Valls.

Following the road in the direction of Fontscaldes, and 200 meters from the Mas d'en Llop, you will find the path that will lead you to the Cova del Gat. It is a sepulchral cave from the Chalcolithic period or the initial bronze, where burials were practiced. It was excavated by Dr. Salvador Vilaseca 1934 and later various archaeological interventions have been made.
In the excavations human bones have been found, ceramic fragments decorated with laces and buttons, flint, necklace beads and remains of fauna.

Tower of the Mixarda

17th century watchtower. Located 3.6 km from the town center and in the direction of Valls, in the Mas d'en Llop. It is circular masonry plant and 10.5 meters high by 6 in diameter.

Miramar

Miramar is a population center that belongs to Figuerola del Camp. It is located on the southeastern slopes of the Carbonària mountain range, at an altitude of 660 meters and accessed from the road. N-240, between Valls and Montblanc, or by the GR-7.

 

What to do

Museu del Pessebre de Catalunya de Montblanc

Montblanc (a 8.8 Km)

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Bodegues Visendra

Aiguamúrcia (a 11.3 Km)

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Museu de la Vida Rural

L'Espluga de Francolí (a 13.6 Km)

A visit to the Rural Life Museum of the Carulla Foundation, located…

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Ruta Templera i Hospitalera

L'Espluga de Francolí (a 13.7 Km)

Tour of the different streets of the upper part of the Espluga…

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Museu Fassina Balanyà

L'Espluga de Francolí (a 13.7 Km)

La Fassina is an old factory dedicated to the distillation of brandy…

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Adernats - Vinicola de Nulles

Nulles (a 13.8 Km)

Discover genuine wine tourism activities between Alt Camp vineyards and the Nulles…

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Pessebre Vivent de l'Espluga de Francolí

L'Espluga de Francolí (a 14 Km)

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Coves de l'Espluga de Francolí

L'Espluga de Francolí (a 14 Km)

The Caves of L'Espluga are natural cavities used by man since Paleolithic…

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Where to eat

Restaurant Masia Fontscaldes

Valls (a 5.3 Km)

Enjoy the best calçots made in the traditional way in a typical…

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El Refugi

Valls (a 9.3 Km)

Restaurant with a family in which the specialty is calçot and kitchen…

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Càmping & Bungalow Park Serra de Prades

Vilanova de Prades (a 25.8 Km)

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Where to sleep

Mas Rossell

El Pla de Santa Maria (a 4 Km)

Mas Rossell is a rural accommodation or farmhouse, located in the municipality…

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El Molí Oleari

Montblanc (a 8.8 Km)

Olear Moli is a place of calm and sensations designed to offer…

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Càmping Santes Creus

Aiguamúrcia (a 7.9 Km)

In the countryside where to spend a few days with family, surrounded…

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Mas Baldrich / Petit Mas Baldrich

Querol (a 12 Km)

Mas Baldrich is a typical Catalan farmhouse built during the 19th century,…

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Niu Rural, allotjament turístic Cal Pastor

Les Piles (a 15.8 Km)

Live the rural life and stay in a medieval tower.

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Arcs Llacuna - l'Espigol

La Llacuna (a 24.9 Km)

House located in La Llacuna with a capacity of 2 to 6…

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Càmping Prades Park

Prades (a 25 Km)

Camping Prades Park offers an ideal setting for what most appeals to…

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Càmping & Bungalow Park Serra de Prades

Vilanova de Prades (a 25.8 Km)

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Events

Vilallonga del Camp Carnival

18/02/2023

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Carnival in Pla de Santa Maria

17/02/2023 - 19/02/2023

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