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Arnes

The charm of Arnes comes from its special orography, where there are mountain and plain. The municipal boundary is part of the territory of the Ports de Tortosa-Beseit, and in the flat end, there are two rivers: Estrets and Algars. To this, there is also a historical center which has been declared of artistic and historical interest for the fantastic medieval fortified town around the castle. Nature is one of the strengths of Arnes and it offers lovely crystalline water pools·to swim.

Walking around the town

Arnes is considered historical and artistic heritage and it preserves the original typical structure of a medieval town, with remains of the fortifications and the castle. Walking through its streets we can contemplate interesting buildings with Gothic elements, palace houses, arcades and gateways to the town. Also interesting is the well of snow of important medieval origin located a few meters from the town. In the town there is the Honey Interpretation Center, space of diffusion and dissemination of this product. Among the most important buildings, there is the town hall, one of the first Renaissance building in Catalonia, builded with rectangular masonry and the church of Santa Magdalena, of Baroque style, which was built on the ruins of a Gothic church.

Celebrations

  • Saturday closest to 17 th January is celebrated Sant Antoni.
  • In February, Sunday closest to Santa Àgueda, is celebrated women celebration .
  • Saturday closest to 15 th March is celebrated the festival of Santa Madrona, with a popular lunch at the Hermitage.
  • Between the end of May and stard of June, is celebrated the Honey celebration of Arnes.
  • The 22 nd July is celebrated the main celebration dedicated to Santa Magdalena.

Town council Web: http://www.arnes.altanet.org

Towns

Arnes

Arnes

The municipal boundary is a part of the territory of the ports of Tortosa-Besseit, and in the flat end, there are two rivers: Estrets and Algars.

Batea

Batea

Around the town they have found remains of various cultures and towns, for example uninhabited towns like Pinyeres and Algars.

Bot

Bot

Located on the banks of the river Canaletes, between the mountain ranges of Corrals, dividing the waters of the rivers Canaletes and Algars.

Caseres

Caseres

The beauty of the natural spots of River Algars is one of its attractions. In the northeast of its territory it is located Botja range and in the south there is Pessells range.

Corbera d'Ebre

Corbera d'Ebre

Located in the eastern part of the region, in the River Sec Valley, between Gandesa and Móra d'Ebre, at foot of the mountains Cavalls.

La Fatarella

La Fatarella

Its orography is mountainous, so most of the municipal district is covered by thicket and pine forest.

Gandesa

Gandesa

The municipal district is an extensive plateau surrounded by mountains, including mountains of Cavalls and Puig Cavaller.

Horta de Sant Joan

Horta de Sant Joan

It is known in Catalonia and beyond for the famous phrase by Picasso “Everything I know, I learnt in Horta”’

Pinell de Brai

Pinell de Brai

The district of Pinell de Brai has a mountainous territory because of the presence of the mountains Cavalls and Pàndols.

La Pobla de Massaluca

La Pobla de Massaluca

The northern border of La Pobla de Massaluca is marked by the river Matarranya, affected by the end of the Riba-roja reservoir.

Prat de Comte

Prat de Comte

The district, due to its geographical location, is very rugged; the highest peaks are the hills of Engrilló and La Mola Grossa.

Vilalba dels Arcs

Vilalba dels Arcs

From the Calvary Path is obtained an elegant and hieratic image, with ancient walls and the entrance to the village in the foreground.

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