Manresa is a city with many history to explore and discover. You will be able to step into buildings like the Gothic Basilica of Santa Maria de la Seu, walk into medieval streets such as the Balç street or see the baroque buildings in the Modernist mansions or factories, a legacy of first industrialization.
You can walk around “la sèquia”or visit Montserrat hiking or by bike. You will be able to live “El Miracle de la Llum” into the celebration of “la Aixada” or have the opportunity to immerse yourself in the traditional performances of the Mediterranean Fair.
Manresa is a multifaceted city that is identified with its past but looking hopefully to the future. Manresa is welcoming, lively, open and, by the legacy of Saint Ignasi de Loyola, also spiritual and inspiring.
The city has changed radically in recent years, the historic center welcomes you to go into its narrow streets, like Saint Miquel or the Born street, full of shops and historical buildings. You can also walk in the Pere III promenade and take some drinks in its terraces. In the center you will find many options to have dinner or lunch, with diferent culinary styles .
From our location, you can reach to all of these places without having to take your car or use public transport, you can arrive there in less than 10 minutes.
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Tourist Routes in Manresa:
Discovering Manresa is a itinerary of the city, which runs through the most rearcable sites of the city. The circuit runs through the historic center, from medieval times to the era of modernism
Walking through the old historic center of the city following medieval rute. Discover the medieval urban factory as an example of configuration of the wall cities and visit “la Seu” of Manresa, one of the greatest exponents of Catalan Gothic.
Manresa and Saint Ignasi
Sant Ignasi de Loiola is the personality that has given the most international projection in the city of Manresa. During his stay during almost a year (from April 1522 to February 1523) he lived many experiences in this city. Manresa helped him to consolidate his spiritual transformation. The Ignasian route goes through different places marked by anecdotes, legends and religious and spiritual symbolism.
The Modernist Manresa
In Manresa you can discover the Catalan modernism given by the work of many architects in the city. Walking around the city takes you back in time and lets you know the urban growth and expansion of Manresa.
Manresa’s proposal is to take part of the Modernist routes near Barcelona organized by the Provincial Government of Barcelona.
The mountain of Montserrat is considered as the most iconic and symbolic mountain of Catalonia. You can find the basilica and the monastery, both of them dedicated to the Virgin of Montserrat, called “La Moreneta”.
Visiting Cardona is like feeling the past on your skin: it is a medieval village where you can contemplate the greatness of Romanic and Gothic churches and its big castle. Visiting Cardona is also the experience of being inside a mountain of salt unique in the world and enjoy exceptional routes in natural and rural environment.Turism a Cardona
All wineries have their own vineyards and Bages wines transmit the different varied expressions of our land and the people who works on them. The native grape of the region is called the “Picapoll”, which gives a fruity, fresh aroma, texture and splendid personality white wine. This grape has been grown in Bages for several decades and it is a strong symbol of identity beacause “el Bages” is the only place in Spain where this variety is grown.
Barcelona has the character of Mediterranean cities: it is dynamic and open, it invites you to leisure, to walk in the Ramblas and to enjoy. Barcelona has a special lifestyle that makes it unique in the world.