40 minutes from Barcelona, 15 minutes from the Circuit de Catalunya, and in the Natural Park of the Montseny – Biosphere Reserve, in the valley of the river Congost, Aiguafreda is a pleasant population ideal to live nature and tranquility nearby Barcelona.
Due to its location between the Montseny, the Cingles de Bertí and la Plana de Vic, it is a starting point for races and mountain paths. There are therefore multiple walking, mountain biking or horse riding routes. In the area you can do many activities, such as golf, horseback riding, or balloon flights.
You can enjoy local gastronomy and stores, and visit producers of sausages and cheeses. Visits to the monumental complex of Aiguafreda de Dalt, old center of the population, to the dolmens, or the Romanesque chapels of Sant Salvador d’Avencó and Sant Miquel de Canyelles, and the walk to the top of the Tagamanent, where is the church of Santa Maria, are very interesting for those who look for the cultural elements of the area. In the neighboring village of Sant Martí de Centelles you can visit the beautiful church of Sant Pere de Valldaneu.