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Coll de Palomeres / Puig d’Hortsavinyà / Sant Pere de Riu / Pineda de Mar

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Coll de Palomeres / Puig d’Hortsavinyà / Sant Pere de Riu / Pineda de Mar

On this route you will find different varieties of vegetation and forests. It is an entertaining route with different paths and mountain changes. The views you will find at the beginning of the route, will be the Valley of Tordera and the Forest, from 700 meters high, and behind these Mount Canigó and the Pyrenees.

During the route you will be able to see the chapel of Erola, followed by a descent that will make you feel the adrenaline surrounded by beautiful mountains that border the path to Coll de Porc and Quatre Camins. All this heading towards Sant Pere de Riu, you can enjoy the views of the sea.

Once in the Pineda area, you will submerge in the landscape of the Font del Ferro to leave the path of the Pineda stream and the old path of Can Cornet, and at this point you will see the bell tower of the Baroque Church of Santa Maria (17th century), crossing the marvellous Pineda and its streets, you will find the Can Comas farmhouse (18th century). Following the route, with a 19th century construction you can see the Serra i Moret library, in Plaça de les Mèlies. And we will go down enjoying the views of Carrer de Mar to reach the beach of Pineda, then you will cross the railway to enjoy it some more.

On this 16-km route you will find three short climbs (50m) that will warm you up to enjoy the route without problems.

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Technical data:

Coll de Palomeres / Puig d’Hortsavinyà / Sant Pere de Riu / Pineda de Mar
Distance: 16.800 meters
Approximate time: 1:25 h.

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