"Ruta de la Pau"
The Path of Peace is a circular route that links 7 municipalities in the region that were important during the Battle of the Ebro. The route follows the PRC98 and GR-171 82 km and has a variant of a PRC-27 32 km link that allows the route to El Pinell de Brai.
Can begin to Gandesa where its location in a communications offensive was the main objective of the Republicans. It is the Center of Studies of the Battle of the Ebro documentary material recovered, beautiful·lic and cultural Battle of the Ebro. The trail leads to the mountains surrounding Gandesa, Pàndols and Horses, Soldiers who were refuge and where it delivered the most bitter struggles.
From the mountains of Horses, to Punta Redona, you can continue to the mountain to the hermitage of Santa Magdalena or take the variant that will lead to the Pinell de Brai where the historic space of houses Falls and Interpretation Center Voices from the front. Then you should go to rediscover the route to the height of the High End (705 m) the Pàndols, where there is a monument to peace sponsored by the Acquittal Bottle, in memory of those who fought in the Battle of the Ebro.
From Punta Alta begins the descent to the sanctuary Fontcalda, where you can enjoy the thermal water source (25º C) and the possibility d'endinsar up to the narrow river Canaletes, toward the town of Prat de Comte, Republican forces reached the threshold on the morning of 26 th July 1938. Already towards Bot to climb the hill, from where you will see the latest view of Prat de Comte, Even on the way, see the chapel of St. Joseph, Needle and Mount Knight.
reached Bot the Via Verda, where this municipality received station troops and equipment and helped evacuate the wounded during the attack. Undertaken the way up the neck of the Moro, singular place for the view it offers and its historic past, since from this point led the military operations of the national troops.
By the middle of the region Path to Peace Vilalba dels Arcs. Near the town has recovered space with historic Canyons 200 meter trench. We should also mention the place of Four Ways, where heavy fighting took place during the rise counter where two national monuments. The municipality has the interpretive center "Soldiers in the trenches"
Vilalba to Faterella shows there is a whole crop of Terra Alta. Almond, vineyards and olive groves accompany this part of the journey. Me and la Fatarella has recovered the historical space of Devees, defense point of the town, i a 9 kilometers of this town stands the memorial Camposines benefiting where the remains of soldiers buried in the territory and is part tribute to those who fought in the battle. A Faterella you can visit the Center for International Ebro, and spaces recovered by the association The River.
The last stage of the route we will reach Corbera d'Ebre, the old town, where you can stroll through its streets and see the houses in ruins, and the majestic church of Sant Pere (s. XVIII), badly damaged and out of worship. Also in the village there is the reception center 115 days where visitors are informed of the different areas that the Battle of Ebro left the Terra Alta.
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In Terra Alta you can find a big variety of places, accommodation, restaurants, tourist service companies, and more things to enjoy this sublime place.