in Barcelona of Catalonia, Spain
- Sabadell Airport (13 mi)
- Barcelona International Airport (22 mi)
- Girona Airport (32 mi)
- Aeròdrom dels Pirineus-Alt Urgell Airport (73 mi)
- Perpignan-Rivesaltes (Llabanère) Airport (86 mi)
- Carcassonne Airport (115 mi)
- Castres-Mazamet Airport (139 mi)
- Palma De Mallorca Airport (140 mi)
- Toulouse-Blagnac Airport (152 mi)
- Works of Antoni Gaudí (Unesco heritage, 14 mi)
- Palau de la Música Catalana and Hospital de Sant Pau, Barcelona (Unesco heritage, 14 mi)
- Archaeological Ensemble of Tárraco (Unesco heritage, 64 mi)
- Poblet Monastery (Unesco heritage, 67 mi)
- Madriu-Perafita-Claror Valley (Unesco heritage, 76 mi)
- Catalan Romanesque Churches of the Vall de Boí (Unesco heritage, 103 mi)
- Historic Fortified City of Carcassonne (Unesco heritage, 115 mi)
- Zoo de Barcelona (zoo, (14 mi)
- Olympic Port (marina, (14 mi)
- Aquarium Barcelona (zoo, (15 mi)
- Karting Minilandia (amusement park, (25 mi)
- Indoor Karting Barcelona (amusement park, (20 mi)
- Natupark (amusement park, (12 mi)
- Tibidabo (amusement park, (15 mi)
- Observatori Fabra (observation point, (15 mi)
- Mirador del Aeroport del Prat (observation point, (21 mi)
- 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: 02:20 PM (Saturday)
- Timezone: Europe/Madrid
- UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 7:08 am and 8:37 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -43.750 and -176.800 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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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 02:20 PM (Saturday). 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.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 31°C / 88 °F
|Morning Temperature||24°C / 75 °F|
|Evening Temperature||28°C / 83 °F|
|Night Temperature||25°C / 78 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1017.7 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from North|
|Cloud Conditions||Clear sky, covering 0% of sky|
|General Conditions||Sky is clear|
Sunday, 25th of August 2019
32°C (89 °F)
26°C (79 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Monday, 26th of August 2019
31°C (89 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.
Tuesday, 27th of August 2019
27°C (81 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Mas Salagros Ecoresort & AIRE Ancient Baths
Augusta Barcelona Valles
Can Galvany Golf & Spa
Atenea Vallés Aparthotel
Videos from this area
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Resumen Jornada Senderismo 27/12/2014 Castell de Burriac
Resumen de la jornada 27/12/2014 Salida de Excursionismo en Argentona Castell de Burriac - La font picant. -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------...
Comiat cercavila Orrius
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.
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
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.
Trobada al pont
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 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).
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Òrrius.
- Premia de Mar
- Montornes del Valles
- Les Franqueses del Valles
- Llinars del Valles
- Llica de Vall
- Sant Pere de Vilamajor
- Santa Eulalia de Roncana
- Santa Perpetua de Mogoda
- Santa Maria de Palautordera
- Caldes d'Estrac
- Sant Celoni
- Caldes de Montbui
- Fogars de Montclus
- Sant Iscle de Vallalta
- Canet de Mar
- Sant Feliu de Codines
- Sant Marti de Centelles
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DIRTY DICKS: No Innocents Party
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CONCIERTO PREM JOSHUA AND BAND + FIESTA DEL TEMPLO
Starting at: 10:00 pm (22:00).
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Presentació De La Temporada De Música Clàssica
Starting at: 09:00 pm (21:00).
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Ouvertures De Conscience Et Chamanisme – 5 Jours En Immersion, Barcelone
Starting at: 04:00 pm (16:00).
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La Maldición De Los Hombres Malboro
Starting at: 11:00 pm (23:00).
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Be Magnetic: Transforma L'atracció Del Talent A La Teva Empresa
Starting at: 11:00 am (11:00).
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know: