Things to see and do - Vilafranca del Penedès
Vilafranca del Penedès :
Unmissable tourist sites
Vilafranca del Penedès Travel guide
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The local capital of Vilafranca lies at the centre of a wine-growing region on the great Penedès plain, a region renowned for its high-quality wines. The town was important during the Middle Ages and has a rich heritage. Note the Modernist buildings by Eugeni Campllonch (Can Jané, on Calle de la Cort) and Santiago Güell (Casa Miró-Inglada, on Rambla de Nostra Senyora).
Tourist attractions Vilafranca del Penedès : Things to see and do
Pl. Jaume I 5 E - 08720 Vilafranca del Penedès
Set in a contemporary outhouse of the royal palace, this museum is designed along the lines of a cultural centre devoted to wine. It covers all aspects of wine growing and producing, in addition to the culture that has grown up around wine: bottles a..
San Pere 3 E - 08720 Vilafranca del Penedès
This old Franciscan convent is now the regional hospital and lapidary museum and it stands on the west of Rambla de Sant Francesc. The church has a Romanesque portal and houses a precious 14C Gothic retable of Sant Jordi.
Pl. de la Vila E - 08720 Vilafranca del Penedès
This church on Plaça de la Vila is a fine example of Romanesque transition architecture. The apse has large Gothic-style windows.
Hotels Vilafranca del Penedès
Francesc Macià, 2-4 E - 08720 Vilafranca del Penedès
Located near the business centre of Alt Penedès and offering easy motorway access to Barcelona and Tarragona, this hotel has a Mediterranean restaurant and a spa with massage service. Sleep well in the soundproofed rooms. Hotel Sercotel Domo has sim..
Plaça Penedès, 2 E - 08720 Vilafranca del Penedès
Rambla de Sant Francesc, 26 E - 08720 Vilafranca del Penedès
Enjoying a superbly central position in Vilafranca del Penedès, this boutique hotel has sleek interiors housed in a Modernist building. Mercer Hotel Casa Torner i Güell celebrates style and sophistication in its interiors. Floors are quality wood, f..
Restaurants Vilafranca del Penedès
Casal 1 E - 08720 Vilafranca del Penedès
Discover the abundant culinary treasures and flavours of this area through this restaurant's regionally inspired, seasonal cuisine. It is created using locally sourced produce with an eye on attractive presentation.
Casal 8 E - 08720 Vilafranca del Penedès
Centrally located, family hospitality restaurant. Small bar at the entrance, several dining rooms with appropriate table service, and a pleasant winter-garden style terrace.