The "Barraques de Vallbona d'Anoia"(Dry Stone huts of Vallbona d’Anoia) route leads us to discover these singular buildings that lead us to the agricultural past of the municipality. With an easy level of difficulty, it proposes to travel through the different stone huts to the west of the mountain rage of The Llengònies, as if it were a gymkhana.
On the way, the route proposes to go on a very entertaining path that goes through the different huts and stone elements, and on the way back, we will travel through an ancient and blurred path between abandoned fields of cultivation. (Length: 5.26 km Duration: 1h 35 ', Positive difference: 248m).
12 km from Vallbona towards Vilafranca, on the C15 road, we find a Les Deus Adventure park, where water and adventure are the protagonists. It offers activities for the whole family (bridges, creeks, “jungle ropes”, acrobatic trees, circuit in the whater, circuits on the rock, walk area, visit to the grottoes, itineraries through the water, guidance circuits and children's area with the circuit of the “Petit Aventurer”, and boulder). The park has the restaurant Les Fonts offers a wide menu.
Vols en globus
In Anoia there are several companies that offer experiences that include the whole process before the flight from their preparation to the landing, delivery of diploma of the experience and a good breakfast. The specialized companies that offer this experience are: Camins de Vent, Anoia Balloons, Globus Kon-Tiki.
This vineyard, located at 9 km from Vallbona, has about 27 hectares of plantation. Its wines are exclusively made from grapes of the oldest vines of the vineyard, which are certified in organic farming since 2015. Its wine "L’infiltrat" (“The infiltrate”) has been recognized by the Guide of Wines of Catalunya 2018 as the best red wine of the Sumoll variety in the section of D.O.Penedès red wines.
The vineyard Can Feixes is located at 400 meters of altitude, on the slopes of the inland mountains that border the regions of the Penedès and Anoia. The cellar is open every day of the week and offers visits, with prior reservation. Its wine 'Can Feixes Chardonnay 2006' has been rated with 90 points in the Robert Parker guide.
The main exhibition explains the history of paper from the most traditional system to the modern technologies used in the 21st century. In the basement, you can observe the artisanal process of making paper and all the original machinery. At the Mirador's floor we can observe artwork exhibitions of contemporary artists who work with paper.
The visit to the Prehistoric Park of Capellades is based on the itinerary to the archaeological site of Abric Romaní (located 3km from Vallbona). This is an archaeological site of the Middle Palaeolithic that was occupied by the Homo Neanderthalensis. The visits that take place on Sunday morning include an introductory thematic exhibition, an audiovisual about Neanderthals of Abric Romaní and scientific research that is carried out, an explanation and visualization of the site and of the archaeological register and an archery workshop.
"Anoia, land of castles" is meant to promote one of the biggest attractions of the region: the towers and castles, which occupy a prominent place in the historical heritage of Anoia, thanks to its abundance and diversity. Download here the Map of the Castles of Anoia in pdf.
At the new Wipeout Castellolí you can perform the classic tests of the famous game show "Wipeout TV show" such as rollers, the musical hands or the waterway, as well as more modern tests where balance and dexterity will be your best allies.
Children from 5 years old have a specially designed inflatable, of 180m2 and maximum security measures.
Open from June to September, this facility has two swimming pools, one of them for children. There are sun and shade areas, with free hammocks and a picnic zone. Next to the pool we can find a bar open all year round, paddle courts, a playground and a "skate park".
In Igualada, the capital of Anoia, just 12 minutes away from Vallbona, you can find a wide range of outlet stores. Here you can download the guide, edited in the form of a drop-down list that incorporates all the updated information of nearly twenty stores and restaurants, with practical information of each establishment, such as address and schedules, as well as discounts and promotions.