in Barcelona of Catalonia, Spain
- Sabadell Airport (15 mi)
- Barcelona International Airport (20 mi)
- Girona Airport (56 mi)
- Aeròdrom dels Pirineus-Alt Urgell Airport (61 mi)
- Perpignan-Rivesaltes (Llabanère) Airport (101 mi)
- Carcassonne Airport (121 mi)
- Palma De Mallorca Airport (143 mi)
- Castres-Mazamet Airport (144 mi)
- Toulouse-Blagnac Airport (149 mi)
- Works of Antoni Gaudí (Unesco heritage, 19 mi)
- Palau de la Música Catalana and Hospital de Sant Pau, Barcelona (Unesco heritage, 20 mi)
- Poblet Monastery (Unesco heritage, 39 mi)
- Archaeological Ensemble of Tárraco (Unesco heritage, 39 mi)
- Madriu-Perafita-Claror Valley (Unesco heritage, 69 mi)
- Catalan Romanesque Churches of the Vall de Boí (Unesco heritage, 86 mi)
- Historic Fortified City of Carcassonne (Unesco heritage, 121 mi)
- Calafell Slide (amusement park, (24 mi)
- Parc Aquàtic (amusement park, (18 mi)
- Karting Minilandia (amusement park, (20 mi)
- Indoor Karting Barcelona (amusement park, (14 mi)
- Natupark (amusement park, (17 mi)
- Tibidabo (amusement park, (17 mi)
- Observatori Fabra (observation point, (17 mi)
- Karting Vendrell (amusement park, (26 mi)
- Mirador del Aeroport del Prat (observation point, (21 mi)
- Catalunya en Miniatura (amusement park, (13 mi)
- 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:
- 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 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
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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Gelida is a municipality in the comarca of Alt Penedès, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain.
El Pla del Penedès
El Pla del Penedès is a municipality in the comarca of Alt Penedès, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain.
Sant Llorenç d'Hortons
Sant Llorenç d'Hortons is a municipality in the comarca of Alt Penedès, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain.
Sant Pere de Riudebitlles
Sant Pere de Riudebitlles is a municipality in the comarca of Alt Penedès, Barcelona, Catalonia, Catalan Countries.
Subirats is a municipality in the comarca of Alt Penedès, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Masquefa.
- Sant Llorenc d'Hortons
- Castellvi de Rosanes
- el Pla del Penedes
- Corbera de Llobregat
- Avinyonet del Penedes
- Sant Salvador de Guardiola
- Vilafranca del Penedes
- Castellfollit del Boix
- Vilobi del Penedes
- Sant Vicenc dels Horts
- Sant Marti Sarroca
- Santa Coloma de Cervello
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know: