Out of Town Parks

Take a trip out of town, enjoy a woodland walk and enjoy a little nature not within easy reach from the city.

Parc de Collserola

Getting there: FGC Train (S1/S2) to Baixador de Vallvidrera from Plaça Catalunya station

The Collserola park is an immense natural park that is within a 15 minute journey from the centre of Barcelona. 17km long and 6km wide bordering the River Besos to the North and the the Valley of Llobregat to the South, the park offers a wonderful excursion possiblity for families.  The park has some great miradors with wonderful views and over 8,000 hectares to explore.  You can access the Parc de Collserola from various places but for easy access from Barcelona head to the Baixador de Vallvidrera where steps will lead you up to the Information Centre where you will find a café and maps to guide you on your walk.  The park is also home to several restaurants located in rural farm houses.

Information Centre open 9.30am to 3pm daily
Tel. 93 280 3552
http://www.parccollserola.net