in Barcelona of Catalonia, Spain
- Barcelona International Airport (10 mi)
- Sabadell Airport (21 mi)
- Girona Airport (63 mi)
- Aeròdrom dels Pirineus-Alt Urgell Airport (79 mi)
- Perpignan-Rivesaltes (Llabanère) Airport (114 mi)
- Palma De Mallorca Airport (126 mi)
- Castellon De La Plana Airport (131 mi)
- Carcassonne Airport (137 mi)
- Toulouse-Blagnac Airport (166 mi)
- Works of Antoni Gaudí (Unesco heritage, 17 mi)
- Palau de la Música Catalana and Hospital de Sant Pau, Barcelona (Unesco heritage, 17 mi)
- Archaeological Ensemble of Tárraco (Unesco heritage, 35 mi)
- Poblet Monastery (Unesco heritage, 43 mi)
- Madriu-Perafita-Claror Valley (Unesco heritage, 87 mi)
- Catalan Romanesque Churches of the Vall de Boí (Unesco heritage, 103 mi)
- Cultural Landscape of the Serra de Tramuntana (Unesco heritage, 113 mi)
- Zoo de Barcelona (zoo, (18 mi)
- Olympic Port (marina, (18 mi)
- Aquarium Barcelona (zoo, (17 mi)
- Parc Aquàtic (amusement park, (4 mi)
- Karting Minilandia (amusement park, (8 mi)
- Indoor Karting Barcelona (amusement park, (12 mi)
- Tibidabo (amusement park, (16 mi)
- Observatori Fabra (observation point, (16 mi)
- Mirador del Aeroport del Prat (observation point, (11 mi)
- Catalunya en Miniatura (amusement park, (9 mi)
- 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:
- 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 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
Best Western Hotel Mediterraneo
Hotel Estela Barcelona
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
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
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)
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
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
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
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
Ruta a pie por el massís del Garraf a través del GR-92 que une el Garraf con Sitges.
Ponentada a Garraf
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.
Al paso por la estación de Garraf, una UT 450 que me saludó con unos silbatos de lo más.
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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 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.
Garraf is a comarca (county) in the province of Barcelona, Catalonia, northern Spain. It is named after the Garraf Massif.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Subirats is a municipality in the comarca of Alt Penedès, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain.
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.
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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Garraf.
- Avinyonet del Penedes
- Santa Coloma de Cervello
- Corbera de Llobregat
- Sant Vicenc dels Horts
- Castellvi de Rosanes
- Sant Feliu de Llobregat
- Sant Just Desvern
- Sant Llorenc d'Hortons
- Vilafranca del Penedes
- el Pla del Penedes
- Vilobi del Penedes
- Sant Cugat del Valles
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Caserío Garraf, Garraf