Òrrius
in Barcelona of Catalonia, Spain

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
41.550 and 2.350 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 41° 32' 59" and E 2° 20' 59"
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: 09:08 PM (Thursday)
Timezone: Europe/Madrid
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:55 am and 8:41 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-43.750 and -176.800 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Tupuangi
References
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Delve into Òrrius

Òrrius in Barcelona (Catalonia) with it's 307 habitants is a city located in Spain about 325 mi (or 523 km) east of Madrid, the country's capital town.

Current time in Òrrius is now 09:08 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Europe / Madrid with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 9 airports closer to Òrrius, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in Spain is Sabadell Airport in a distance of 13 mi (or 21 km), West. 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 14 mi (or 22 km), South-West. We saw 9 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: Argentona, Vallromanes, Premia de Mar, Alella and Montornes del Valles. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

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Hotels and Places to Stay

Mas Salagros Ecoresort & AIRE Ancient Baths

Address
2,6 mi
Riera de Vallromanas,Can Sala Gros
08188 Vallromanes
Spain

Time Information

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


Augusta Barcelona Valles

Address
3,7 mi
Autopista AP 7 Salida 13 BP5002 Km 12 5
08410 Vilanova del Valles
Spain

Time Information

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


Arrey Alella

Address
5,1 mi
Calle Charles Rivel 6-8
08328 Alella
Spain

Time Information

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


Sorli Emocions

Address
3,0 mi
Calle Lluis Jorda Cardona 2
08339 Vilassar de Dalt
Spain

Time Information

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


Can Galvany Golf & Spa

Address
3,0 mi
Avinguda Can Galvany 11
08188 Vallromanes
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 13:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Atenea Vallés Aparthotel

Address
4,8 mi
Megallanas, s/n esq. Aragón
08400 Granollers
Spain

Time Information

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


Porta D'Alella

Address
3,9 mi
Avd Sant Mateu no. 5-9
08328 Alella
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 16:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 7:30 - 0:30
Weekend: 8:00 - 1:00


Hotel Granollers

Address
4,4 mi
Avinguda Francesc Macia 300
08401 Granollers
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 11:59 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Fonda Europa

Address
5,1 mi
Calle Agusti Vinyamata 2
08402 Granollers
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 13:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Iris

Address
4,7 mi
Avenida Sant Esteve, 92
08402 Granollers
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 13:00 - Checkin: 11:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 20°C / 67 °F

Morning Temperature 10°C / 51 °F
Evening Temperature 20°C / 67 °F
Night Temperature 13°C / 56 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 32%
Air Pressure 1011.7 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Videos from this area

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Travelling in spain, Catalunia South Est, bv-5001 pt2

Published: November 26, 2009
Length: 03:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Thyago Rodrigues de souza

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Resumen Jornada Senderismo 27/12/2014 Castell de Burriac

Published: December 28, 2014
Length: 35:41 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: TierraPiratas

Resumen de la jornada 27/12/2014 Salida de Excursionismo en Argentona Castell de Burriac - La font picant. -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------...


Orrienca 2012 - Bajada de Cèllecs

Published: November 19, 2012
Length: 44:50 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Montorbiker

Orrienca 2012 - Bajada de Cèllecs.


Gopro Hero 2 btt - Zona Òrrius y La Roca

Published: April 28, 2012
Length: 36:08 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Montorbiker

Gopro Hero 2 btt - Zona Òrrius y La Roca con Tomás y Xema.


STR3SS - Brujería en Orrius

Published: November 29, 2014
Length: 30:38 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: STR3SS

Desaparición en una excursión al bosque encantado de Orrius (Barcelona)


Comiat cercavila Orrius

Published: August 05, 2014
Length: 34:58 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Josep layola badia

Comiat de la Cercavila a Orrius dels Gegants, l'Andreu de Sellecs, El Pigat, la Lucia i la gegantona Espaciosa, diumenge 3 d'agost de 2014.


Cercavila Orrius

Published: August 05, 2014
Length: 00:19 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Josep layola badia

Balls a la Plaça dels Gegants d'Orrius, l'Andreu de Sellecs, i Vilassar de Mar, el Pigat i la Lucia i la gegantona Espaciosa.


ANC canta Nuria Anglès

Published: May 05, 2013
Length: 40:05 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Josep layola badia

Caravana cap a l'Aplec, el drac existeix! Sortides simultànies de Montgat i Tordera, i des de Mataró, fins a Òrrius, Ermita Sant Bartomeu de Cabanyes.


Marato TV3 a Cabrils.mpg

Published: December 12, 2010
Length: 19:34 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Rufatsa2002

Trobada Country per la Marato TV3 al Centre Civic de Cabrils " La Fabrica"


Trobada al pont

Published: August 05, 2014
Length: 58:13 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Josep layola badia

Trobada al pont de les dos colles geganteres per iniciar la cercavila. Gegants de Vilassar de Mar i Colla Gegantera d'Orrius. Diumenge 3 d'agost de 2014.


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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.

Maresme

Maresme is a comarca (county) located along the Catalan Mediterranean coast in Spain, between the comarques of Barcelonès (at the Southwest) and Selva (at the Northeast), and also bordering with Vallès Oriental (at the west). Its capital and largest city is Mataró (pop. 119,035 in 2007).

Located at 41.5167, 2.3 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Maresme, Province of Barcelona

Circuit de Catalunya

The Circuit de Catalunya (also known as Circuit de Barcelona) is a motorsport race track in Montmeló, to the north of Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain. With long straights and a variety of corners, the Circuit de Catalunya is seen as an all-rounder circuit.

Located at 41.57, 2.26111 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Buildings and structures completed in 1991, 1992 Summer Olympic venues, Formula One circuits, Grand Prix motorcycle circuits, Motorsport venues in Catalonia, Spanish Grand Prix, Motorsport venues in Spain, Sport in Barcelona, Event venues established in 1991, Olympic cycling venues

2003 Spanish Grand Prix

The 2003 Spanish Grand Prix was a Formula One race held on 4 May 2003 at the Circuit de Catalunya in Barcelona, Spain.

Located at 41.57, 2.26111 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
2003 Formula One races, Spanish Grand Prix, 2003 in Spanish motorsport

Palau d'Esports de Granollers

Palau d'Esports de Granollers is an arena in Granollers, Catalonia. It is primarily used for team handball and is the home arena of BM Granollers. The arena, projected by the Catalan architect Pep Bonet, holds 5,685 people and was opened in 1991 for the 1992 Summer Olympics. During those games, they hosted the handball competitions. It is managed by the city of Granollers.

Located at 41.5986, 2.28778 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures completed in 1991, Olympic handball venues, Indoor arenas in Catalonia, 1992 Summer Olympic venues, Event venues established in 1991

Autovia C-60

The Autovia C-60, also known as the Autovia Mataró-Granollers is a highway in Catalonia, Spain. This is a freeway that connects Mataró (the capital of the comarca of the Maresme) and Granollers (the capital of the comarca of the Vallès Oriental). It connects junction 13 of the Autopista AP-7 with junction 13 of the Autopista Barcelona a Mataró. Although the other motorways are tolled the C-60 is free.

Located at 41.5475, 2.41222 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Motorways in Catalonia

Alella (DO)

Alella is a Spanish Denominación de Origen (DO) (Denominació d'Origen in Catalan) for wines produced in Maresme county in the Spanish autonomous region of Catalonia, located on the Mediterranean coast, 15 km to the north of the city of Barcelona. It is one of the smallest DOs in Spain as the vineyards have been encroached upon by urban development. At the present time it only covers one third of the area that it covered in 1956 when it was established, despite a territorial extension in 1989.

Located at 41.4953, 2.29583 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Wine regions of Spain, Catalan wine

Cau del Cargol

The Cau del Cargol Shells of the World Museum is a museum containing a large private collection of shells; it is situated in Vilassar de Dalt. The collection includes over 16,000 worldwide species of mollusc shells, from marine, terretrial and freshwater habitats. The museum was created in the year 1950, when its founder Jaume Bot i Arenas (1904-1983), started to exhibit his own collection to the public. Later he expanded his collection by acquiring other people's collections.

Located at 41.5168, 2.3574 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Maresme, Museums in Catalonia, Shell museums, Natural history museums in Spain

Dosrius Castle

The Dosrius Castle is a castle situated atop a hill, some 246 m above sea level, to the north of Dosrius, in Maresme. Now only ruins, it was first documented in 1114, and is a contemporary of other castles in the area, notably Burriac Castle. Until the beginning of the 15th century it belonged to the Priory of Saint Peter of Casseres.

Located at 41.5976, 2.40369 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Castles in Catalonia

Roman villa of Can Llauder

The Roman villa of Can Llauder is a Roman site near Mataró, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain. Built in the first imperial period (1st century BC) and remodeled at the beginning of the 3rd century AD, the villa had a rich decor of marble and mosaics, with traces of stucco and paint. It was owned by several wealthy owners who possibly resided in the villa with his family and their slaves. An inscription has been found linking it to Gaius Marius.

Located at 41.5313, 2.43403 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Ancient Roman buildings and structures in Catalonia, Roman villas in Spain, Bienes de Interés Cultural

Montornès del Vallès

Montornès del Vallès is a municipality in the province of Barcelona and autonomous community of Catalonia, Spain. The municipality covers an area of 10.2 square kilometres and as of 2011 had a population of 16042 people.

Located at 41.5333, 2.26667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Municipalities in the Province of Barcelona

La Roca del Vallès

La Roca del Vallès is a village in the province of Barcelona and autonomous community of Catalonia, Spain. The municipality covers an area of 36.9 square kilometres and as of 2011 had a population of 10,303 people.

Located at 41.5903, 2.32778 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Municipalities in the Province of Barcelona

Vallromanes

Vallromanes is a village in the province of Barcelona and autonomous community of Catalonia, Spain. The municipality covers an area of 10.7 square kilometres and as of 2011 had a population of 2,396 people.

Located at 41.5339, 2.30222 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Municipalities in the Province of Barcelona

Vilanova del Vallès

Vilanova del Vallès is a village in the province of Barcelona and autonomous community of Catalonia, Spain. The municipality covers an area of 15.2 square kilometres and as of 2011 had a population of 4975 people.

Located at 41.5553, 2.28639 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Province of Barcelona

Argentona Water Jug Museum

The Argentona Water Jug Museum (Catalan: Museu del Càntir d'Argentona), founded in 1975, is currently located in a building which opened on 20 July 2000. The origins of the museum can be found in the Water Jug Festival, which is celebrated on 4 August every year since 1951, upholding a traditional celebration dating back to the 17th century, brought about by a ‘vow of the town' to Saint Dominic, patron saint of water, to protect Argentona from a grave pestilence.

Located at 41.5541, 2.40052 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Barcelona Provincial Council Local Museum Network, Maresme, Ceramics museums, Decorative arts museums in Spain, Art museums and galleries in Catalonia

Cardadeu Tomàs Balvey Museum-Archive

The Cardadeu Tomàs Balvey Museum-Archive (Catalan: Museu-Arxiu Tomàs Balvey), in Cardedeu, Vallès Oriental, is organised around the legacy of Tomàs Balvey i Bas (1865–1954), the last of a line of apothecaries in Cardedeu. The theme of the museum is based on the pharmacy and its pharmacist, focusing on the world of illness, remedies and health. The Museum-Archive is part of the Barcelona Provincial Council Local Museum Network and of the Catalan Pharmacy Museum Network.

Located at 41.638, 2.35491 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Barcelona Provincial Council Local Museum Network, Vallès Oriental, Pharmacy museums, History museums in Catalonia

Museu de la Pagesia

The Museu de la Pagesia (Rural Life Museum), in Castellbisbal, Vallès Occidental, was created to preserve and disseminate local cultural heritage associated with agricultural life. The Museum’s collection comprises homemade tools and those for use in the field, photographs and personal accounts, which create a permanent exhibition that gives an overview of traditional farming in the town, work in the field and the social structure of rural life.

Located at 41.638, 2.35491 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Barcelona Provincial Council Local Museum Network, Buildings and structures in Vallès Occidental, Agriculture museums in Spain, Museums in Catalonia

Granollers Museum

The Granollers Museum is a heterogeneous collection comprising archaeology, decorative arts, ethnography, numismatics and ancient, modern and contemporary art. The Museum, which is part of the Barcelona Provincial Council Local Museum Network, coordinates and supports a major part of the archaeological excavations taking place in the region of El Vallès Oriental, while promoting awareness and protection of local cultural heritage.

Located at 41.6072, 2.28863 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Barcelona Provincial Council Local Museum Network, Vallès Oriental, Art museums and galleries in Catalonia, History museums in Catalonia

Granollers Museum of Natural Sciences

The Granollers Museum of Natural Sciences, in Granollers, El Vallès Oriental, covers the fields of palaeontology, geology, botany, meteorology, and, in particular, zoology. In addition, the Museum is the headquarters of the El Montseny Natural Park Documentation Centre (the natural sciences section) and of the Catalan Butterfly Monitoring Scheme and manages the Granollers Meteorological Station and the Can Cabanyes Environmental Education Centre.

Located at 41.602, 2.28772 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Museums in Catalonia, Natural history museums in Spain, Nature centers

El Masnou Municipal Nautical Museum

The El Masnou Municipal Nautical Museum (Catalan: Museu Municipal de Nàutica del Masnou) is a municipally owned museum, the backbone of which is El Masnou’s relationship with the sea. It is part of the Barcelona Provincial Council Local Museum Network, the Maritime Museums of the Catalan Coast Network and the Mediterranean Maritime Museum Association.

Located at 41.4826, 2.31467 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Barcelona Provincial Council Local Museum Network, Maresme, Maritime museums in Catalonia

Premià de Dalt Museum

The aim of Premià de Dalt Museum is to compile, study and disseminate the rich heritage of Premià de Dalt to be found in archaeological, archival, architectural and urban elements. The museum, which is part of the Barcelona Provincial Council Local Museum Network, is based on a project to create a museum that is open, fun and participative.

Located at 41.5049, 2.34676 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Barcelona Provincial Council Local Museum Network, Maresme, History museums in Catalonia

Premià de Mar Textile Printing Museum

The Premià de Mar Printing Museum (Catalan: Museu Municipal de l'Estampació de Premià de Mar), located in the old gas factory of the town, is a museum dedicated to explaining the history of textile printing in Premià de Mar and all of Catalonia. It is part of Science and Technology Museum of Catalonia and the Barcelona Provincial Council Local Museum Network.

Located at 41.4885, 2.35227 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Barcelona Provincial Council Local Museum Network, Maresme, Textile museums in Catalonia, Museums established in 2005, 2005 establishments in Catalonia

Vilassar de Dalt Archive-Museum

The purpose of the Vilassar de Dalt Archive-Museum (Catalan: Museu-Arxiu de Vilassar de Dalt) is the conservation and dissemination of the archaeological, architectural, historical, natural and cultural heritage of Vilassar de Dalt and its environment. Located in the Can Banús farmhouse, records for which date back as far as the 14th century, its main collection can be broken down into four categories: archaeology, textiles, history and the historic archive.

Located at 41.5193, 2.35673 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Barcelona Provincial Council Local Museum Network, Maresme, History museums in Catalonia, Local museums in Spain

Vilassar de Mar Municipal Museum

The Vilassar de Mar Municipal Museum (Catalan: Museu Municipal de Vilassar de Mar) is a local museum in Vilassar de Mar comprising two facilities: The Marina Museum, focusing on local history and placing special emphasis on its connection with the nautical world, and the Monjo Museum, which tells the story behind the legacy of Vilassar de Mar sculptor Enric Monjo. The Vilassar de Mar Municipal Museum is part of the Barcelona Provincial Council Local Museum Network.

Located at 41.5085, 2.39481 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Barcelona Provincial Council Local Museum Network, Maresme, Maritime museums in Catalonia, Art museums and galleries in Catalonia

Battle of Cardadeu

The Battle of Cardadeu on 16 December 1808 saw an Imperial French corps led by Laurent Gouvion Saint-Cyr assault a Spanish force commanded by Juan Miguel de Vives y Feliu and Theodor von Reding. Saint-Cyr won the engagement by forming most of his troops into a gigantic attack column and smashing through the Spanish lines. Cardedeu is located 17 kilometres northeast of Barcelona, Spain. The action occurred during the Peninsular War, part of the Napoleonic Wars.

Located at 41.6406, 2.35944 (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 1808, 1808 in Spain

Tecnocampus

Tecnocampus is a scientific park in the city of Mataró. It was inaugurated in November 2009 and it includes three faculties (Polythecnic, Economics and Health), more than one hundred enterprises and a conference center. It is member of the Catalan network of scientific and technological parks, member of the Spanish association of scientific and Technological parks, and the unique scientific park in the Maresme region. The building was designed by the prestigious Catalan architect Oriol Bohigas.

Located at 41.5279, 2.43463 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Science parks, Catalonia, Catalan architecture, Buildings and structures in Catalonia

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26 Apr
2019

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Feel It! Jocs Florals 2019
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27 Apr
2019

DIRTY DICKS: No Innocents Party
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28 Apr
2019

Mag Marín
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11 May
2019

1ª Presentación Presencial Rollyhoo
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13 Jun
2019

28th Euro Global Neurologists Meeting
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Òrrius