Pontils is a municipality in the Conca de Barberà
marked by the passage of the Gaià river. It also has a great historical tradition, as can be seen in the castles throughout its territory. The Holiday cottages of Pontils
are surrounded by forests and mountains, so they are perfect if you are looking for a natural environment full of calm. If you want to learn more about the history of this municipality, take advantage and book your Holiday cottages.
What does Pontils and its Holiday cottages offer you?
The castles you can find in Pontils were ancient fortresses that protected the area from Saracen attacks. Strolling through its streets you will have the feeling of traveling back in time. You must visit Santa Perpètua de Gaià, a space where you will find the remains of its castle and the church of Santa Maria.
The natural surroundings of Pontils and the river Gaià offer you the possibility of numerous activities in nature. Whether on foot or by bike, the different Pontils routes are perfect for enjoying nature at its best.
Enjoy the river Gaià
Pontils is surrounded by wooded areas, which makes it perfect for hiking trails. One of the main routes in the municipality is the Terres del Gaià route. This route follows the course of the river, from its source to its mouth. In addition, you will be able to see the indigenous flora and fauna of the area.
Discover its historical heritage
Pontils still preserves the remains of its old castle dating from the 10th century. The hermitage of Sant Miquel de Montclar is located on one of the most emblematic peaks of the town, which means it has spectacular views. Another building you must see is the Santuari de Sant Magí de Brufaganya. Its beginnings date back to the 3rd century, but it was the Dominicans who made several extensions in the 18th century.