Garraf
in Barcelona of Catalonia, Spain

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
41.253 and 1.902 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 41° 15' 10" and E 1° 54' 5"
Currency and Currency Code:
Euro - EUR
Spoken languages:
Spanish, Catalan, Galician, Basque, Occitan
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 01:22 AM (Friday)
Timezone: Europe/Madrid
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:09 am and 8:40 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-43.750 and -176.800 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Tupuangi
References
This place on Wikipedia
This place on Geonames.org

Delve into Garraf

Garraf in Barcelona (Catalonia) is a city located in Spain about 299 mi (or 480 km) east of Madrid, the country's capital town.

Current time in Garraf is now 01:22 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named Europe / Madrid with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 9 airports closer to Garraf, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in Spain is Barcelona International Airport in a distance of 10 mi (or 16 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Spain is Works of Antoni Gaudí in a distance of 17 mi (or 28 km), North-East. We saw 10 points of interest near this location. In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Castelldefels, Begues, Sitges, Olivella and Gava. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 31°C / 87 °F

Morning Temperature 28°C / 83 °F
Evening Temperature 26°C / 78 °F
Night Temperature 20°C / 67 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 38%
Air Pressure 1020.4 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 10% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Friday, 23rd of August 2019

29°C (85 °F)
20°C (68 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Saturday, 24th of August 2019

30°C (86 °F)
19°C (67 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Sunday, 25th of August 2019

30°C (86 °F)
19°C (67 °F)
Few clouds, gentle breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Sealand Sitges Apartments

Address
1,5 mi
Sant Bonaventura, 31-33
08870 Sitges
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Best Western Hotel Mediterraneo

Address
3,3 mi
Paseo Maritimo 294
08860 Castelldefels
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Port Sitges

Address
4,3 mi
Passeig Drassanes 1-20
08870 Sitges
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Meliá Sitges

Address
4,3 mi
Joan Salvat Papesseit, 38
08870 Sitges
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Caru Apartments

Address
4,3 mi
Calle de La Corunya 26
08860 Castelldefels
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 13:00
Reception
Weekday: 9:00 - 18:00
Weekend: closed


Castellmar Apartments

Address
4,1 mi
Carrer 7 No. 3
08860 Castelldefels
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 08:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hotel Estela Barcelona

Address
4,1 mi
Avinguda del Port d'Aiguadolc, 8
08870 Sitges
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Estela

Address
4,1 mi
Av. Port D'Aiguadolc 8
08870 Sitges
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Bel Air

Address
4,0 mi
Paseo Maritimo 169
08860 Castelldefels
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Playafels

Address
3,7 mi
Playa Ribera de San Pedro, 1-9
08860 Castelldefels
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

inmigrantes sant boi de llobregat barcelona españa

Published: May 09, 2010
Length: 36:55 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Achraf Seltani

despues de una larga jornada de explaotacion en la obra ,la autoridad nos espera asi mientras los ladrones politicos y los espabilados banceros robando tan felizes.


Tarraco Talgo en Garraf pitando - HD

Published: May 31, 2014
Length: 56:49 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: RDA-tren-ave

CAT: Tren històric TARRACO Talgo 11550 passant per Garraf amb la 252.013 i 10 remolcs de la 2B2 TEE i gran pitada inclosa. 31-05-14 Veure fotos: https://www.flickr.com/photos/123904288@N08/...


Treneando por Garraf. (2/2)

Published: November 29, 2009
Length: 08:15 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Jegumi Jimenos

La tarde del sábado 28/11/09, como nos aburríamos en casa, nos andamos para Garraf, que hay sobre las 16.30 se estaba de coña, pero a las 17.15 ya hacía viento y un frío... Podéis ver...


Madroños en el massís del Garraf - The Garraf strawberry trees

Published: November 25, 2012
Length: 45:33 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Jaume Vila

Entre octubre y diciembre se da la recolección de las bayas del madroño, una fruta redonda, de superficie granulosa e interior jugoso y naranja intenso. En estos momentos están en el punto...


Legado do Tibu #Garraf #Juny

Published: June 06, 2014
Length: 39:00 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Marc Esteve Garcia

El reto del "Legado do tibu" creo que procede de Galicia, a saber como empezó, pero al tener amigos gallegos es lo que tiene que al final me toque hacer este tipo de cosas. El culpable indirecto,...


Playa del Garraf / Garraf beach

Published: September 12, 2014
Length: 39:12 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: La costa Catalana

Vídeos de la playa del Garraf. Videos de la platja del Garraf. Videos from Garraf beach. Vidéos de la plage du Garraf.


De El Garraf a Sitges por el GR-92

Published: November 25, 2012
Length: 26:02 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Jaume Vila

Ruta a pie por el massís del Garraf a través del GR-92 que une el Garraf con Sitges.


Ponentada a Garraf

Published: December 17, 2011
Length: 55:53 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: yuanet

Amb ponent força 6 no hi ha cap problema a Gava. La roca protegeix el port i el mar no esta gaire agitat.


UT 450 pasando por Garraf con dos silbatos cojonudos.

Published: November 28, 2009
Length: 51:10 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Jegumi Jimenos

Al paso por la estación de Garraf, una UT 450 que me saludó con unos silbatos de lo más.


kayak desde playa del Garraf

Published: September 30, 2012
Length: 38:47 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: fabian cardinal

kayak desde playa del Garraf.


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Sitges

Sitges is a town about 35 kilometres southwest of Barcelona, renowned worldwide for its Film Festival and Carnival. Located between the Garraf Massif and the sea, it is known for its beaches, nightspots, and historical sites.

Located at 41.2384, 1.78061 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Garraf, Municipalities in the Province of Barcelona, Tourism in Spain, Seaside resorts in Spain, Mediterranean port cities and towns in Spain, Sitges

Garraf

Garraf is a comarca (county) in the province of Barcelona, Catalonia, northern Spain. It is named after the Garraf Massif.

Located at 41.3167, 1.81667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Garraf, Province of Barcelona

Church of Colònia Güell

The Church of Colònia Güell is an unfinished work by Antoni Gaudí. It was built as a place of worship for the people in a manufacturing suburb in Santa Coloma de Cervelló, near Barcelona. Colònia Güell was the brainchild of Count Eusebi de Güell. However with Güell losing profits from his business, the money ran out and only the crypt was completed.

Located at 41.3636, 2.02792 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Religious buildings completed in 1916, Antoni Gaudí buildings, Churches in Catalonia, World Heritage Sites in Catalonia

Santa Coloma de Cervelló

Santa Coloma de Cervelló is a municipality situated in the comarca of Baix Llobregat, at the province of Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain. The town has 7081 people. There are 3 urbanized zones in this town; the town centre, Colònia Güell area (which is around a former industrial factory) and residential districts. The Church of Colònia Güell, from the renowned architect Antoni Gaudí is located here.

Located at 41.37, 2.022 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Baix Llobregat, Municipalities in the Province of Barcelona

Penedès

Penedès is a natural and historical region of the autonomous community of Catalonia, Spain. It is located in the south of the Principality of Catalonia between the pre-coastal mountain range (Serralada Pre-litoral) and the Mediterranean sea. The comarcal division of the Generalitat de Catalunya in 1936 and 1987, divided Penedès into three administrative comarques: Alt Penedès, Baix Penedès and Garraf, and their capitals are Vilafranca del Penedès, el Vendrell and Vilanova i la Geltrú.

Located at 41.2933, 1.74957 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Wine regions of Spain, Natural regions

UE Santboiana

Unió Esportiva Santboiana is a Spanish rugby union club. The club was established in 1921 and currently competes in the División de Honor de Rugby competition, the highest level of Spanish club rugby. The club are based in Sant Boi de Llobregat in Catalonia, considered to be one of the capitals of Spanish rugby. Santboiana play in blue and white colours. The team have in the past won both the Spanish League and the Copa del Rey de Rugby as well as the Copa de Catalunya and Copa Ibèrica.

Located at 41.3403, 2.03821 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Sant Boi de Llobregat, Spanish rugby union teams, Catalan rugby union teams

Mediterranean Technology Park

The Mediterranean Technology Park (PMT) is a science and technology park located in Castelldefels, a town in the Baix Llobregat county, in Catalonia, 10 minutes from the airport and 20 minutes from the centre of Barcelona.

Located at 41.276, 1.987 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Science parks, Buildings and structures in Catalonia

Castelldefels School of Technology

The Castelldefels School of Technology is a higher educational establishment on Baix Llobregat Campus in Castelldefels, Catalonia, Spain. It is part of the Technical University of Catalonia (UPC) and offers courses in aeronautics and telecomunications.

Located at 41.2756, 1.98694 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Polytechnic University of Catalonia, Education in Barcelona

Subirats

Subirats is a municipality in the comarca of Alt Penedès, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain.

Located at 41.3847, 1.79806 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Municipalities in the Province of Barcelona, Alt Penedès

Garraf (Sitges)

Garraf is a small seaside village located between Sitges and Castelldefels, in the Garraf comarca, Catalonia, Spain, surrounded by the area of the Garraf Natural Park.

Located at 41.2528, 1.90167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Garraf

Penedès (DO)

PenedèsWine region File:Penedeslogo.

Located at 41.2933, 1.74957 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Catalan wine, Wine regions of Spain

Bodegas Güell

Bodegas Güell, in Catalan Celler Güell, is an architectural complex comprising a winery and associated buildings located in Garraf, in the municipality of Sitges, designed by the Catalonian architect Antoni Gaudí.

Located at 41.2559, 1.90543 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Antoni Gaudí buildings

La Morella

La Morella or Morella is a mountain located in Begues municipality, Catalonia, Spain. It has an altitude of 593 metres above sea level. It is the second highest point of the Garraf Massif, Catalan Coastal Range.

Located at 41.2966, 1.9155 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Mountains of Catalonia

Castelldefels train accident

The Castelldefels train accident occurred on 23 June 2010 when a passenger train struck a group of people who were crossing the railway on the level at Platja de Castelldefels station near Barcelona, in Catalonia in northern Spain. Twelve people were killed, and fourteen injured: the majority of the victims were of Latin American origin, particularly from Ecuador. The accident occurred on St.

Located at 41.267, 1.9571 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Castelldefels, 2010 in Catalonia, Railway accidents in 2010, Railway accidents in Spain

Platja de Castelldefels railway station

Platja de Castelldefels railway station is a small stop on the Rodalies Barcelona R2 line serving the beach district of Castelldefels (about 2 km south of the main town), approximately 17 minutes by train from Barcelona Sants Station. It is less than 200 metres from the beach, and is very busy during the summer months but almost deserted in winter. The station has two 200 m-long platforms connected by a footbridge and, since November 2009, an underpass.

Located at 41.267, 1.9571 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Transport in Castelldefels, Railway stations in Baix Llobregat, Rodalies Barcelona stations

Canal Olímpic de Catalunya

The Canal Olímpic de Catalunya is a canal located in Castelldefels, Catalonia, Spain. Constructed in 1991, it hosted the canoe sprint events for the 1992 Summer Olympics.

Located at 41.2754, 1.9924 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1992 Summer Olympic venues, Sports venues in Catalonia, Event venues established in 1991, Olympic canoeing venues

Sitges railway station

Sitges railway station serves the town of Sitges in the comarca of Garraf, in Catalonia, Spain. It is served by RENFE Rodalies Barcelona line R2. The station has three platforms. Platform 1 is the location of the main ticket office and waiting room as well as the entrance and exit to the station. Platforms 2 and 3 form an island platform which are accessed by an underground subway from platform 1.

Located at 41.2393, 1.80958 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway stations in Catalonia, Rodalies Barcelona stations

Catalunya en Miniatura

Catalunya en Miniatura is miniature park inaugurated in 1983 in Torrelles de Llobregat, 17 km from Barcelona. With 60.000 square meters, 35.000 of them devoted to the scale models, it is one of the largest miniature parks in the world, and the largest of the 14 miniature building exhibitions present in Europe. It displays 147 models of palaces, churches, bridges and other buildings from Catalonia and Mallorca and it includes all the major works by the renowned architect Antoni Gaudí.

Located at 41.3589, 1.98583 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Miniature parks, Catalan architecture, Visitor attractions in Catalonia, Amusement parks in Catalonia, Baix Llobregat, 1983 establishments in Spain

Gavà Museum and the Gavà Mines Archaeological Park

The Gavà Museum and the Gavà Mines Archaeological Park, founded in 1978, comprises two facilities: the Gavà Museum and the Gavà Mines Archaeological Park. It is part of the Barcelona Provincial Council Local Museum Network.

Located at 41.3067, 2.00419 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Barcelona Provincial Council Local Museum Network, Buildings and structures in Baix Llobregat, Archaeological museums in Catalonia, Mining museums in Catalonia, History museums in Catalonia, Archaeological parks

Cau Ferrat Museum

Cau Ferrat, located in Sitges, was the home and study of artist and writer Santiago Rusiñol, one of the most important figures of the Modernisme movement in Catalonia. It is one of the three museums in Sitges located on the shores of Sant Sebastià beach. It is currently closed for refurbishment and is planned to be reopened at the end of 2012.

Located at 41.2351, 1.81274 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Barcelona Provincial Council Local Museum Network, Modernisme architecture in Catalonia, Art museums and galleries in Catalonia, Sitges, Biographical museums in Spain, Decorative arts museums in Spain

Maricel Museum

The Maricel Museum is a museum located in the centre of Sitges; is currently closed for refurbishment and reopening is planned for the summer of 2014. The Maricel Museum is part of the Barcelona Provincial Council Local Museum Network.

Located at 41.235, 1.8125 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Barcelona Provincial Council Local Museum Network, Art museums and galleries in Catalonia, Sitges

Can Llopis Romanticism Museum

The Can Llopis Romanticism Museum (Catalan: Museu Romàntic Can Llopis) is a museum located in Neoclassical-style building in the centre of Sitges and is part of the Barcelona Provincial Council Local Museum Network.

Located at 41.2369, 1.80778 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Barcelona Provincial Council Local Museum Network, Romanticism, Sitges, Historic house museums in Catalonia, Toy museums in Catalonia

Ca n'Amat

Ca n’Amat is a museum facility owned by the municipality of Viladecans, which is part of the Barcelona Provincial Council Local Museum Network. The building is an example of the typical country home a well-to-do family would have in the 19th century, with elements connected to agricultural life, the basic activity in Viladecans in the 19th and part of the 20th centuries.

Located at 41.3168, 2.01976 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Barcelona Provincial Council Local Museum Network, Viladecans, Historic house museums in Catalonia

Autódromo de Sitges-Terramar

Autódromo de Sitges-Terramar is a former racing circuit located in Sant Pere de Ribes near Sitges. Although minor races were sporadically held on the circuit through the 1950s, it was largely abandoned after the inaugural season of 1923. Owing to the excellence of its construction, the track remains intact even after 80 years of disuse.

Located at 41.2383, 1.78056 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Motorsport venues in Catalonia, Spanish Grand Prix, Motorsport venues in Spain, Defunct motorsport venues

Vallcarca, Sitges

Vallcarca is an abandoned coastal settlement in the Garraf Massif, Catalonia, Spain. It is administered by the Sitges municipality. Although most of the area is surrounded by the Garraf Natural Park, a highly-polluting cement factory near the abandoned railroad station is still active exploiting the nearby quarries for cement production.

Located at 41.2333, 1.86667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Former populated places in Spain