Things to see and do - Sant Joan de les Abadesses
Sant Joan de les Abadesses :
Unmissable tourist sites
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Sant Joan de les Abadesses : Michelin's recommendations
A fine 15C medieval bridge spans the Ter at the entrance to the old town of Les Abadesses. The town, named after the monastery of Sant Joan, holds its “Festa Major” on the second Sunday of September, during which the Ball dels Pabordes is performed. This ritual dance pays lavish homage to the “pabordes”, who organise the Festival of the Very Holy Mystery.
Tourist attractions Sant Joan de les Abadesses : Things to see and do
pl. de l'Abadia
This Benedictine monastery was founded in the 9C. The current church, consecrated in 1150, is the work of a congregation of Augustinian monks. In the central apse of the church, admire an extraordinary Romanesque group representing the Descent from t..
pl. de L'Abadia
This town centre church has an extraordinary sculpted tympan representing Christ, the apostles Peter and Paul and two angels.
This 14C building stands on a small square in front of the church. It has an interior patio with sculpted capitals and large arcades.
Hotels Sant Joan de les Abadesses
Disaminat Solei Amunt, 4 E - 17860 Sant Joan de les Abadesses
Situated in a mountainous area 4 km from Sant Joan de les Abadesses, Les Planes del Grau offers rooms with heating and free WiFi. Offering views of the mountains, the rooms include a private bathroom with a shower, hairdryer, and free toiletries. Th..