Masquefa
in Barcelona of Catalonia, Spain

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
41.504 and 1.811 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 41° 30' 12" and E 1° 48' 40"
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: 01:38 AM (Thursday)
Timezone: Europe/Madrid
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:34 am and 9:23 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-43.750 and -176.800 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Tupuangi
References
This place on Geonames.org

Delve into Masquefa

Masquefa in Barcelona (Catalonia) with it's 7,150 habitants is located in Spain about 297 mi (or 478 km) east of Madrid, the country's capital town.

Current time in Masquefa is now 01:38 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Europe / Madrid with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 9 airports close to Masquefa, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in Spain is Sabadell Airport in a distance of 15 mi (or 25 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 19 mi (or 30 km), East. We encountered 10 points of interest near this location. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Sant Llorenc d'Hortons, Esparreguera, Gelida, Castellvi de Rosanes and Subirats. 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: 29°C / 83 °F

Morning Temperature 29°C / 83 °F
Evening Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Night Temperature 19°C / 66 °F
Chance of rainfall 5%
Air Humidity 36%
Air Pressure 1014.5 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 78% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Thursday, 18th of July 2019

28°C (83 °F)
18°C (64 °F)
Few clouds, light breeze.

Friday, 19th of July 2019

28°C (82 °F)
19°C (65 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Saturday, 20th of July 2019

30°C (87 °F)
20°C (68 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Can Bonastre Wine Resort

Address
1,3 mi
Finca Can Bonastre Crta B224,Km 13. ,2
08783 Masquefa
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 10:00 - 20:00
Weekend: closed


Barcelona Golf Resort

Address
2,1 mi
Ctra. Martorell Capellades, km 19,5
08635 Sant Esteve de Sesrovires
Spain

Time Information

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


Montserrat Hotel & Training Center

Address
4,0 mi
Calle Querol S/N
08293 Collbató
Spain

Time Information

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


Hotel Les Torres

Address
4,0 mi
Camí de Can Prats, s/n
08635 Sant Esteve Sesrovires
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 23:59 - Checkin: 08:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Les Torres Hostal

Address
4,2 mi
Caserio Can Prats s/n
08635 Sant Esteve Sesrovires
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
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.

F.C. Masquefa

Published: December 29, 2014
Length: 31:49 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Marcan Sánchez Valiente

Mosaic humà per al 75è Aniversari.


Masquefa ReGenaració~Presentació dels candidats.

Published: March 16, 2015
Length: 11:18 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Daniel M.Castanyer

Masquefa ReGenaració~Presentació dels candidats el dissabte a les sis de la tarda a l'Aglà de l'Alzinar, Masquefa. Presentació de en Xavi Pérez, Candidat a l'alcaldia de Masquefa.


Versots Colla Infantil Pixafocs i Cagaspurnes de Masquefa 2013

Published: July 20, 2013
Length: 06:19 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Marcxkfa

"Versots Inici del Correfoc Infantil de la Festa Major de Masquefa 2013, amb la Colla Infantil de Diables de Masquefa, Pixafocs i Cagaspurnes. 19 de Juliol 2013" Bona nit malparits. Ja fa...


VIDEO INVITACIÓ ACTE DE PRESENTACIÓ CANDIDATURA PSC MASQUEFA

Published: April 14, 2015
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: dani gutierrez

Video invitació dels Socialistes de Masquefa a l'acte de presentació de l'equip per a les properes eleccions municipals. Video de curta durada on entre altres, Pedro Sánchez convida als...


BTT Masquefa - Sant Llorenç d'Hortons

Published: November 04, 2012
Length: 40:23 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: dani gutierrez

Una ruta en BTT entre l'Anoia Sud i el Penedès. #Paisatges #Vinyes #Aigua.


PROMESAS A DE MASQUEFA

Published: April 06, 2012
Length: 16:48 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: karim hsayni

CAMPEONES DE 2011/2012. LOS MEJORES, BIEL 14, DANI 10, DAVID 5, ISAAC 3, IZAN 8, JOAN 1, JOEL 2, JOSE 6, LUCAS 22 Y MARIO 7. ENTRENADORES: WILLY Y KARIM.


Rua Carnaval~Masquefa~2013~Un carnaval en la Habana.~✿~ • ♥ '¸. • *' ;-)

Published: February 17, 2013
Length: 07:02 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Daniel M.Castanyer

Rua de Carnaval el dissabte per la tarda a Masquefa. Música de José Torres y Salsa Musical amb la cançó Un Carnaval en la Habana.


David Oller presenta a Dani Gutiérrez, candidat a l'alcaldia de Masquefa

Published: March 27, 2015
Length: 00:19 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: dani gutierrez

Video on David Oller fa un repàs de qui és Daniel Gutiérrez, candidat a l'alcadia de Masquefa. Ens explica com es van conèixer, alguna anècdota i perquè pensa que pot ser un bon alcalde.


Brincadeira es poderosa y Masquefa tiene el poder

Published: October 30, 2011
Length: 29:34 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Marcan Sánchez Valiente

La Rumba de la Castanya 2011 a Masquefa.


DESATASCOS MASQUEFA - 639 364 764 - DOMINGO

Published: February 15, 2015
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: MARTORELL DOMINGO

http://www.empresasdesatascosmartorell.com Nuestra flota de camiones cuba sirve para estos propósitos, además de para otros trabajos como la limpieza tras las inundaciones; los atascos de...


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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.

Montserrat Rack Railway

The Montserrat Rack Railway is a mountain railway line north of Barcelona in Catalonia, Spain. The line runs from Monistrol de Montserrat to the mountain-top monastery of Montserrat. The line is 5 km long and has a rail gauge of 1. The first 1 km of the line, between Monistrol and the only intermediate station at Monistrol Vila, is operated by conventional adhesion.

Located at 41.6093, 1.83832 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Mountain railways, Metre gauge railways in Spain, Rack railways in Catalonia

Piera Observatory

Piera Observatory (Observatori Astronomic de Piera) is an astronomical observatory located in Piera, Catalonia, with the IAU observatory code 165. It takes part in the Unicorn Project with the Ametlla de Mar Observatory and Costitx Observatory. One of its first discoveries was the asteroid 1999 YZ8, now 13868 Catalonia.

Located at 41.5215, 1.7553 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Astronomical observatories in Catalonia

Battles of the Bruch

The two Battles of the Bruch were engagements fought successively between a French columns commanded by Brigadier General François de Schwarz and General of Division Joseph Chabran, and a body of Catalan volunteers and mercenaries led by General Antoni Franch i Estalella and Joan de la Creu Baiget, 6 June–14 June, 1808,El Bruc, near Barcelona, Catalonia, during the Peninsular War. The result of these battles and actions was a Spanish success.

Located at 41.58, 1.78028 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Battles of the Peninsular War, Battles involving Spain, Battles involving France, Battles involving Italy, Battles of the Napoleonic Wars, Conflicts in 1808, 1808 in Spain

La Beguda Alta

La Beguda Alta is a village split between the municipalities of Masquefa and Sant Esteve Sesrovires in Catalonia, Spain. As such, it spans the boundary between the comarques of the Anoia and the Baix Llobregat. It is on the road between Masquefa and Martorell, and is served by a station on the FGC railway line R6 between Barcelona and Igualada. Its population as of 2005 was 171.

Located at 41.499, 1.838 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Anoia, Baix Llobregat, Railway stations in Catalonia

Can Parellada

Can Parellada is a village which forms part of the municipality of Masquefa in the comarca of the Anoia in Catalonia, Spain. It is served by a station on the FGC railway line R6 between Barcelona and Igualada. Its population as of 2005 was 1343.

Located at 41.504, 1.829 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Anoia, Railway stations in Catalonia

Funicular de Gelida

The Funicular de Gelida ("Gelida Funicular") is a funicular railway in the municipality of Gelida in Catalonia, Spain. The line connects Gelida station, on the RENFE (Spanish National Railways), with the centre of the village of Gelida, which is at a higher level. The line was opened in 1924 and modernised in 1984, whilst retaining a heritage ambience.

Located at 41.4429, 1.86463 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Funicular railways in Catalonia, Metre gauge railways in Spain

Castellví de Rosanes

Castellví de Rosanes is a municipality in the comarca of the Baix Llobregat in the province of Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain. The municipality had 1.370 inhabitants as of 2005 and has 17,09 square kilometers, in which are settled the population areas named as Els Àngels, Can Sunyer del Palau, Miralles, El Taió and Valldaina.

Located at 41.4517, 1.90056 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Municipalities of Baix Llobregat, Municipalities in the Province of Barcelona

Funicular de Sant Joan

The Funicular de Sant Joan ("Saint John Funicular railway") is a funicular railway at Montserrat, near Barcelona in Catalonia, Spain. The line connects the monastery, and the upper terminus of the Montserrat Rack Railway, with sacred sites, walking trails and viewpoints higher up the mountain. With a maximum gradient of 65%, it is the steepest funicular in Spain.

Located at 41.5887, 1.83334 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Funicular railways in Catalonia, Metre gauge railways in Spain

Funicular de la Santa Cova

The Funicular de Santa Cova, or Santa Cova funicular railway, is a funicular railway at Montserrat, near Barcelona in Catalonia, Spain. The line descends from the monastery, and the upper terminus of the Montserrat Rack Railway, on a continuous curve to a lower station that gives access, via a path, to Santa Cova, a shrine lower down the mountain.

Located at 41.5924, 1.83946 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Funicular railways in Catalonia, Metre gauge railways in Spain

Aeri de Montserrat

The Aeri de Montserrat is an aerial cable car which provides one of the means of access to the Montserrat mountain and abbey. It can be found near the city of Barcelona, Catalonia. The line runs from the monastery to the station of Montserrat-Aeri, on the Ferrocarrils de la Generalitat de Catalunya (FGC) line from Barcelona-Plaça d'Espanya station to Manresa.

Located at 41.5908, 1.85306 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Aerial tramways in Catalonia

Santa Maria de Montserrat

Santa Maria de Montserrat is a Benedictine abbey located on the mountain of Montserrat, in Monistrol de Montserrat, in Catalonia, Spain. It hosts the Virgin of Montserrat, and the Publicacions de l'Abadia de Montserrat, a publishing house, one of the oldest presses in the world still running, with its first book published in 1499.

Located at 41.5932, 1.83714 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Monasteries in Catalonia, Benedictine monasteries in Spain, Basilica churches in Spain

Gelida

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

Located at 41.4333, 1.86667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Municipalities in the Province of Barcelona, Alt Penedès

El Pla del Penedès

El Pla del Penedès is a municipality in the comarca of Alt Penedès, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain.

Located at 41.4197, 1.7133 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Municipalities in the Province of Barcelona, Alt Penedès

Sant Llorenç d'Hortons

Sant Llorenç d'Hortons is a municipality in the comarca of Alt Penedès, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain.

Located at 41.47, 1.826 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Municipalities in the Province of Barcelona, Alt Penedès

Sant Pere de Riudebitlles

Sant Pere de Riudebitlles is a municipality in the comarca of Alt Penedès, Barcelona, Catalonia, Catalan Countries.

Located at 41.45, 1.7 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Municipalities in the Province of Barcelona, Alt Penedès

Subirats

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

Located at 41.3847, 1.79806 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Municipalities in the Province of Barcelona, Alt Penedès

Torrelavit

Torrelavit is a municipality in the comarca of Alt Penedès, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain. The municipal territory is home to several "caves", the most famous of which is Segura Viudas.

Located at 41.4494, 1.73 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Municipalities in the Province of Barcelona, Alt Penedès

Pont del Diable

The Pont del Diable (Spanish: Puente del Diablo, English: Devil's bridge) is a medieval bridge crossing the river Llobregat in Martorell-Castellbisbal, Catalonia, Spain. The present bridge, featuring a large pointed arch, was constructed in 1283 on Roman foundations. The main clear span is an impressive 37.3 m with a stone chapel on top. A secondary arch has a span of 19.1 m.

Located at 41.475, 1.938 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Deck arch bridges, Stone bridges, Roman bridges in Catalonia, Bridges completed in 1283, Pedestrian bridges in Spain

Pavelló de l'Ateneu de Sant Sadurní

The Pavelló de l'Ateneu de Sant Sadurní is an indoor arena located in Sant Sadurní d'Anoia, Catalonia. Opened in 1981, the venue was one of the hosts for the demonstration roller hockey competitions at the 1992 Summer Olympics.

Located at 41.4231, 1.78333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures completed in 1981, 1992 Summer Olympic venues, Indoor arenas in Catalonia, Event venues established in 1981, Rink hockey in Catalonia

Catalan Pre-Coastal Range

The Catalan Pre-Coastal Range (Catalan: Serralada Prelitoral Catalana) is a system of mountain ranges running parallel to the Mediterranean Sea coast in Catalonia. It is part of the Catalan Mediterranean System. Its main axis runs between the Catalan Transversal Range and the Serra de l'Espina, which connects with the Ports de Tortosa-Beseit, part of the Iberian System. The highest point is 1.706,7 m at the Montseny.

Located at 41.6153, 1.78778 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Mountain ranges of Catalonia

Ullastrell

Ullastrell is a village in the province of Barcelona and autonomous community of Catalonia, Spain. The municipality covers an area of 1.904 square kilometres and as of 2011 had a population of 722 people.

Located at 41.5333, 1.95 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Municipalities in the Province of Barcelona

Capellades Paper Mill Museum

The Capellades Paper Mill Museum (Catalan: Museu Molí Paperer de Capellades) is a museum about paper located in the town of Capellades. The museum is located in an old paper mill called the Molí de la Vila. It is one of the most important museums in the world on the subject of papermaking. Its collection is based on a series of traditional papermaking machines and papers and documents from the 13th century. It is part of the Science and Technology Museum of Catalonia.

Located at 41.5286, 1.68417 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Barcelona Provincial Council Local Museum Network, Anoia, Papermaking, Industry museums in Catalonia, Media museums

L'Enrajolada, Santacana House-Museum. Martorell

The L’Enrajolada Santacana House-Museum (in Martorell, is one of the oldest museums in Catalonia. It was founded in 1876 by Francesc Santacana i Campmany and then taken over by his grandson, Francesc Santacana i Romeu . It is located in an old private residence with four floors and a garden, which belonged to the Santacana family. L'Enrajolada is part of the Barcelona Provincial Council Local Museum Network.

Located at 41.4743, 1.92883 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Barcelona Provincial Council Local Museum Network, Buildings and structures in Baix Llobregat, Historic house museums in Catalonia

Vicenç Ros Municipal Museum

The Vicenç Ros Municipal Museum, in Martorell, occupies one of the sections of an old Capuchin convent dating back to the 17th century and is part of Barcelona Provincial Council Local Museum Network. Opened in 1945, the museum came to be thanks to Vicenç Ros i Batllevell (1883–1970), who donated his large ceramics collection. Over the years, the museum has organised its collection into different categories, which it has expanded: ethnology, art, archaeology, architecture and archives.

Located at 41.4731, 1.93161 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Barcelona Provincial Council Local Museum Network, Buildings and structures in Baix Llobregat, Ceramics museums, Art museums established in 1945, 1945 establishments in Spain, Decorative arts museums in Spain

Battle of Montserrat

In the Battle of Montserrat (29 July 1811) a force of Spanish irregulars led by Joaquín Ibáñez Cuevas y de Valonga, Baron de Eroles defended Montserrat Mountain against two Imperial French divisions under the command of Marshal Louis Gabriel Suchet. The minor action occurred during the Peninsular War, part of the Napoleonic Wars. The battle was fought near the Santa Maria de Montserrat Monastery, which is located on the mountain 36 kilometres northwest of Barcelona, Spain.

Located at 41.5928, 1.83667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Battles of the Peninsular War, Battles of the Napoleonic Wars, Battles involving Spain, Battles involving France, Conflicts in 1811, 1811 in Spain