Waterfalls and cascades near Barcelona

Waterfalls and cascades near to Barcelona: These are the most outstanding natural spots that you can find and enjoy in the Barcelona area.

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Looking to find waterfalls in Barcelona? Here are some of the best waterfalls you can visit in the Barcelona area.

Salt de Sallent

The Salt de Sallent waterfall is located near Barcelona. It starts from a trail in Salt de Sallent. It is one of the tallest waterfalls in Catalonia, no less than 115 meters high. It makes for a spectacular landscape containing a vast stream where you can practice activities such as canyoning.

This waterfall is located in the Rupit stream, less than 100 kilometers from Barcelona. It is an easily accessible area that makes it possible to follow the course of the river from the Church of Sant Miquel.

Walking through the area, after about half an hour, you will be able to see the waterfall and reach a nice viewpoint. In short, you will find a 90-minute circular route that is a unique experience for nature lovers.

Tenes River waterfall

The Tenes River Waterfall is located near Barcelona. It has different drops that are located more than 20 meters high, giving rise to an incredible landscape. It is located in Sant Miguel del Fai, a rural area that is less than 50km from the city of Barcelona and its accessibility is one its best qualities. The best way to get there is from Begues, following the path of the Sant Miquel del Fai monastery.

Cascada de las Brujas (Witches’ Waterfall)

Cascada de las Brujas is located between Bages, Berguedà and Osona. It is one hour from the city center. This route starts in Sant Feliu Sasserra and leads to El Serrat de les Forques. After arriving, you will find Roc Foradat de Prats de Lluçanès, continue along the so-called Witches’ route (ruta de las Brujas) along the Riera de Merlès and end at Goles de Fumanya.

La Foradada waterfall

The Cascada de la Foradada is an experience that leads you to Santa María de Corcó, an area about 100 kilometers from the city. Here the waterfall is filtered through a hole in the rock and the waterfall is known as "La foradada". The walk takes about 45 minutes.

Waterfalls of Santa Fe

The Waterfalls of Santa Fe is also a great area close to Barcelona for swimming and bathing in the river. It is one of the lowest-lying areas of Barcelona, and stands out not only for the waterfalls but also for the natural environment. This waterfall is located in the town of Santa Fe, in the Montseny area.

Pont de Quebradís

The Pont de Quebradís is found in Saldes. It is located next to the Gósol river. This area displays great natural beauty with its turquoise waters, starting out from Saldes and leading to the Feners farmhouse. Another option is to go from Valls on a route that extends up to 5 kilometers. It is one of the most beautiful waterfalls in Catalonia.

Olles del Baubó

Olles del Baubó is located on the Canaletes river. There are no less than six natural pools where you can find different waterfalls. It is located in Horta, Tarragona. To get to Olles del Baubó, walk from Horta to the Station. You can take in some breathtaking scenery.

Gorg de la Mola

Gorg de la Mola is another of the most impressive places if you are looking to enjoy cascades in Catalonia. It is located just 20 minutes from the city center. Specifically, it is a small waterfall located in the Llobregat River, just between the area of Corbera and Sant Andreu de la Barca. It is a small, easily accessible gorge that is an ideal location for lovers of cold water bathing.

As you can see, there are several waterfalls to enjoy in Barcelona. You can visit them all with the help of a car. If you travel to Barcelona you can rent a car.

With OK Mobility you have a large fleet of rental vehicles in Barcelona. All you have to do is choose the model that best suits your needs during your stay in Barcelona.

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