in Barcelona of Catalonia, Spain
- Barcelona International Airport (12 mi)
- Sabadell Airport (23 mi)
- Girona Airport (65 mi)
- Aeròdrom dels Pirineus-Alt Urgell Airport (79 mi)
- Perpignan-Rivesaltes (Llabanère) Airport (116 mi)
- Palma De Mallorca Airport (125 mi)
- Castellon De La Plana Airport (129 mi)
- Carcassonne Airport (138 mi)
- Toulouse-Blagnac Airport (167 mi)
- Works of Antoni Gaudí (Unesco heritage, 19 mi)
- Palau de la Música Catalana and Hospital de Sant Pau, Barcelona (Unesco heritage, 19 mi)
- Archaeological Ensemble of Tárraco (Unesco heritage, 32 mi)
- Poblet Monastery (Unesco heritage, 42 mi)
- Madriu-Perafita-Claror Valley (Unesco heritage, 88 mi)
- Catalan Romanesque Churches of the Vall de Boí (Unesco heritage, 103 mi)
- Cultural Landscape of the Serra de Tramuntana (Unesco heritage, 113 mi)
- Calafell Slide (amusement park, (15 mi)
- Parc Aquàtic (amusement park, (2 mi)
- Karting Minilandia (amusement park, (10 mi)
- Indoor Karting Barcelona (amusement park, (14 mi)
- Tibidabo (amusement park, (18 mi)
- Observatori Fabra (observation point, (18 mi)
- Karting Vendrell (amusement park, (17 mi)
- Karting Coma-ruga (amusement park, (18 mi)
- Mirador del Aeroport del Prat (observation point, (14 mi)
- Catalunya en Miniatura (amusement park, (10 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 41.240 and 1.861 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 41° 14' 24" and E 1° 51' 39"
- 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: 01:36 AM (Thursday)
- Timezone: Europe/Madrid
- UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:35 am and 9:22 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -43.750 and -176.800 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Geonames.org
Vallcarca in Barcelona (Catalonia) is a city in Spain about 296 mi (or 477 km) east of Madrid, the country's capital.
Local time in Vallcarca is now 01:36 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Europe / Madrid with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 9 airports in the vicinity of Vallcarca, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in Spain is Barcelona International Airport in a distance of 12 mi (or 19 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 31 km), North-East. We found 10 points of interest in the vicinity of this place. If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Sitges, Olivella, Castelldefels, Begues and Avinyonet del Penedes. 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 / 84 °F
|Morning Temperature||29°C / 84 °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
Sealand Sitges Apartments
Alenti Sitges Hotel
Hotel Estela Barcelona
URH Sitges Playa
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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.
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.
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.
Catalonia Railway Museum
The Museu del Ferrocarril de Catalunya (Catalonia Railway Museum) in Vilanova i la Geltrú has a large collection of historic railway locomotives and other rolling stock in the former station roundhouse and on its surrounding outdoor grounds. Located close to the railway station in Vilanova i la Geltrú, 40 km south of Barcelona.
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.
Biblioteca Museu Víctor Balaguer
The Biblioteca Museu Víctor Balaguer (Víctor Balaguer Museum & Library) is located in Vilanova i la Geltrú and was founded in 1884 by Víctor Balaguer so as to thank the city for its support during his politician career. Since 2000 the museum is part of the National Art Museum of Catalonia and the library is part of the National Library of Catalonia.
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.
Can Papiol Romanticism Museum
The Can Papiol Romanticism Museum (Catalan: Museu Romàntic Can Papiol) is a museum located in the historic centre of Vilanova i la Geltrú. It is a manor house dating from the end of the 18th century and is characteristic both for the furniture and decorative elements preserved from the time. Its aim is to evoke 19th-century society by analysing the everyday life of a well-to-do family of the time. The museum is part of the Barcelona Provincial Council Local Museum Network.
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 Vallcarca.
- Avinyonet del Penedes
- Corbera de Llobregat
- Vilafranca del Penedes
- Santa Coloma de Cervello
- Sant Vicenc dels Horts
- Castellvi de Rosanes
- el Pla del Penedes
- Sant Llorenc d'Hortons
- Sant Feliu de Llobregat
- Sant Just Desvern
- Vilobi del Penedes
- Sant Marti Sarroca
- Sant Cugat del Valles
Sitges › East: › East: Cataluña − Platja de Aiguadolç, Sitges (source)
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