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The best excursions to make from Sort (part II)

There are many options for excursions from Sort, visiting the rural villages and admiring the natural landscapes. After talking about Batlliu and Arcalís in the previous post, we want you to know the most magical part of Pallars Sobirà. If you want to discover legendary routes, which could star stories, pay attention!

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The Itinerary along Batlliu de Sort

Circular route of 12.8 km in length in which we visited the small towns that are scattered in the mountains in the area known as the Batlliu of Sort. The departure and arrival point of the route is in the village of Sort. From Sort visited, in order, the following villages: Olp, Pujalt, Enviny and Bressui. The route is well signposted and runs at all times well-conditioned paths and roads, often defined by ancient dry stone walls. Sort to Olp…

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Natural Way and Sort a Valley Àssua

Far away from the hustle and bustle of big cities , far from the crowded regions inhabitants, beautiful natural road Sort and Vall d’ Àssua is a place that explores its many visitors to a completely different world to what you’ve known so far. This famous road is perfect to soak up the most unlikely corners of culd . The culd , and specifically the Natural Way to Sort and Vall d’ Àssua , is a beautiful area that is…

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The fortifications of Vilamur

The March 9, 1938 , during the Spanish Civil War , the army fran – conquest began a major offensive which involved the collapse of the front of Aragon and the entry of their units in the province of Lleida . the 62nd Division , commanded by Colonel General Antonio Acting Sagardía Ramos , took Gerri de la Sal , Peramea , Sort Enviny and 13 April. The same division was responsible for an extensive fortification The area culd Front…

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Tornafort history, with its forest and views

Excellent example of old lookout towers and clustered Pallares still traditional in its structure. Located at 1300 meters above the ground, the people can be excellent hiking in the woods. In 1066, first appears in documents called Tornafort a result of a convinence made between the Earl of Artau I culd that defined the castle of Count Raymond V Pallars Jussà. In Tornafort is discussed in several papers from the eleventh century. This town has always been dependent county house…

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