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Address: Carretera BV 1485, Km 7, 08182 Sant Feliu de Codines, Spain
Phone Number: 938 658 008
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Beautiful place - not easily accessible by public transport

Early on a Sunday I set off by bus to Sant Feliu de Codines to connect to another bus to Sant Miquel del Fai, which i missed. So this forced me to walk, the walk was about 2... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 9, 2016
Dolly_Travels
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London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016

Early on a Sunday I set off by bus to Sant Feliu de Codines to connect to another bus to Sant Miquel del Fai, which i missed. So this forced me to walk, the walk was about 2 hours along mountains roads. I did have details of a hike off road but the trail i found was very much overgrown.... More 

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Tarragona, Spain
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85 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2015

This is a really beautiful place, nice place for a walk with anyone including old and young except the cave at the end of the picnic area where it's not really advisable for those who are too young or old. Very beautiful walk and very beautiful view all around the place. However, there's a but... find that the entrance fee... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2015

This historic old monastry is reached by a winding road with fantastic views. Visitors need to be good walkers to get around the site as there are some steep climbs. The entrance had a notice to say that the restaurant was open between 11 and 4pm but despite it being a hot day with a good number of visitors, there... More 

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Moscow, Russia
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32 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Beautiful place to enjoy nature together with history. Well restored place with cave and waterfall. Mostly you look outside, that is not a working monastry

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Barcelona
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3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Amazing landscapes near to Barcelona. Interesting for all kind of travellers, also families and aged couples.

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Erehwon
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013

Sant Miquel del Fai is a great day hike outside of Barcelona that is not touristy. Nice easy hike with beautiful views of the waterfall and monastery. We went there with Terra Diversions for a price of 74 Euros each: http://www.terradiversions.com/eng/StMiquelHikeTour.asp. Well worth the cost, which includes lunch. Ask for Albert, he was an amazing guide.

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2 Thank Andy S
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2012

The access road to this place is very challenging for an average driver and the monastery is really in the middle of nowhere. Despite the web advertising that said that it is open both Saturdays and Sundays, when we arrived in there on a Saturday, the cave was closed and there were only very few people around the monastery. I... More 

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2 Thank PolarTraveller307
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82 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2012

Hidden Gem. NO tourists. Waterfalls, hiking, great views, caves and overall a day long magical tour done w. terra diversion bikes from Barcelona. The monastery is abandoned, the buildings are very old and picturesque and the waterfalls and mini falls and drips are just pure joy. On a windy, sunny day we felt like we got treated to some lovely... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2012

We did a tour with Terra Diversion Bikes from Barcelona for about $80 I think to St. Miquel. The tour included transportation there and a stop in a small Spanish village with hot springs. Then we hiked to St. Miquel an abandoned monastery at the top of a good, stiff cliff. We had lovely vistas of waterfalls, rock formations, plants... More 

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Andorra la Vella, Andorra
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 303 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2012

Areally great non touristy place with a magical drive to a hidden monastery with fantastic views. All around are magic walks. The best features are the huge waterfalls and wonderful caves. A top hidden destination not to be missed. Great for everyone including kids just keep hold of their hands! The drops are huge.

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