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New event! 11 to 17 June 2018

We will send a dossier in pdf before your arrival in Barcelona with the complete detailed planning, trail routes, maps and relevant tourist information, local traditions, schedules etc.

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Quick planning

Day 1 - Arrival to Vilanova i la Geltrú. Barcelona Trail running Presentation

  • Airport transfer
  • Barcelona Trail Running Presentation
  • Delivery of documentation and loan of equipment
  • Welcome dinner

Day 2 - Magic mountains route

  • Departure towards Monistrol de Montserrat (private transport)
  • Departure of the trail running trail (Montserrat natural park)
  • Free time and lunch
  • Walking route 'Santa Cova'
  • Trip back

Day 3 - Volcanoes & lava route

  • Departure to Olot (private transport)
  • Arrival at Volcanic park 'La Garrotxa'
  • Breakfast
  • Start running trail route
  • Recovery
  • Lunch and visit Besalu
  • trip back

Day 4 - Day off

  • Free day to visit Barcelona and Sitges

Day 5 - Mix trail marathon

  • Start of the crossing by kajak (2h)
  • Trail Marathon route (Garraf natural park)

Day 6 - Mediterranean coast trail. People tour-wine tasting & farewell

  • Start the trail route from Vilanova i la Geltrú to Sitges (Mediterranean coast)
  • Recovery and refreshment
  • People tour & wine tasting
  • Free time
  • Farewell lunch

Day 7 - Return trip

  • Airport transfer

Detail planning

Day 1 Arrival

Arrival to Barcelona and airport transfers

 

At night

 
  • Delivery of documentation.
  • After the event we will celebrate our welcome dinner.

Included

  • Airport transfer (Barcelona-Vilanova i la Geltrú)
  • Welcome dinner

 Day 2 Magic mountains route

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Morning and afternoon

 
  • Departure from Vilanova i la Geltrú by private transport (07h00'-07h15 ').
  • We will leave all towards the route Magic mountains (Montserrat).
  • Half morning snack package.
  • In about 60 'we will arrive to Monistrol de Montserrat.
  • We will all have breakfast at the restaurant 'El mirador' located in the magnificent 'viewpoint of the Apostles'.
  • On the funicular of Sant Joan will be located the provisioning point, they will remain 3 km climbing until the end of the route, passing through the creu of Sant Miquel.
  • We will have some free time; You can visit the monastery and the basilica, there is also an interesting museum and a very complete souvenir shop.
  • At the agreed time we will meet to eat at the El Mirador restaurant.
  • After lunch and with the guide, those who wish can take the Santa Cova route.
  • Back to Vilanova i la Geltrú.

At night

  • Free.

Included

  • Private transport from Vilanova i la Geltrú to Monistrol de Monserrat.
  • Trail running route guide and a second guide on aprovisioning.
  • First class menu in the restaurant El mirador.
  • Trip back to Vilanova i la Geltrú.

Day 3 Volcanoes & lava 

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Morning – Afternoon

 
  • Departure from Vilanova i la Geltrú by private transport (07h00'-07h15 ').
  • The transport will take us to Olot (1h 55 '), intermediate stop (15'), and from there to the volcanic natural park of La Garrotxa (10 ').
  • Equipment and breakfast.
  • Route Volcanoes & lava (18 km, 2 provisioning on route and another at the end).
  • Almost at the end we will pass by the picturesque medieval town of Santa Pau and we will go to Santa Margarida Volcano.
  • Route through the beautiful forest of the Fageda d'en Jordà to the volcano Santa Margarida.
  • A few hours later we will arive at the bottom of the crater of this volcano, where there is also a small Roman hermitage.
  • Later the transport will take us to Lava Park, located just in a short distance, where we will take a quick shower.
  • At the exit the transport will take us directly to Besalu, to quietly eat in a splendid restaurant, where we can try the volcanic cuisine.
  • Back to Vilanova i la Geltrú.

At night

  •  Free.

Included

  • Private transport from Vilanova i la Geltrú to Volcanic Garrotxa park.
  • Equipment and breakfast. 
  • Trail running route guide and a second guide on aprovisioning.
  • Entrance to the campsite 'Lava park' for refreshment.
  • First class menu.
  • Return journey to Vilanova i la Geltrú.

Day 4 Day off. Barcelona

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  • Free day. 
  • The day before the guide will give some detailed plans with several recommendations of possible interesting visits.

Included

  • Round-trip train from Barcelona.
  • Free transport ticket for one day in Barcelona.

Day 5 Mix trail marathon

Morning and afternoon

 
  • We will all meet at Vilanova beach, our Kajack instructor will be waiting for us, and he will do an introductory course of kajaking.
  • Start of the crossing by kajak (2h) - Vilanova to Sitges.
  • After a refreshment and preparation of equipment, will start the marathon following a track of the Ultra trail races of Barcelona. 
  • Every 8-10 km the support guide will have prepared a provisioning.
  • We will move direction to the stone monument "La creu de Sant Isidre", from there we will take the path "Camí de la Fita ". On the way we will be able to observe amazing views of Sitges and the sea.
  • We will follow the route through a forest track, until we return to the typical tracks of the Garraf orography.
  • We will follow the route to the highest point of the Garraf mountains, from where we will have the possibility to observe beautiful views of Barcelona.
  • We arrive at the Garraf Buddhist monastery 'Sakya Tashi Ling', where the monastery guide will take us for a tour of about 1 hour. There we will learn about the customs, traditions from the ancient Tibetan religion and culture (Tibetan Buddist). Lunch.
  • We will leave the monastery, almost always descending following paths, forest tracks and small roads until we reach the last provisioning, and from there we will move direction village of Vilanova.
  • More info: MIX TRAIL MARATHON

At night

  • Free.

Included

  • Kayak crossing.
  • Equipment. Lunch on route.
  • Trail running route guide and a second guide on aprovisioning.
  • Entrance to the tibetan monastery Sakya Tashi Ling.
  • Massage performed by a sports physiotherapist.

Day 6 Mediterranean Coast Trail. People tour, wine tasting and farewell

Morning – Afternoon
 
 

At night

Time to prepare the return trip.

Included

  • Visit to the Vilanova market, tasting of wines and cheese in the 'Can Sola' wineries.
  • Lunch at the slow food restaurant 'El Dinou'.

Day 7 Return trip 

  • Airport transfer (Vilanova i la Geltrú-Barcelona)

The travelers that have decided to stay until the day of their program if it´s necessary OST events will continue giving support to these travelers.

 

 

 

Barcelona Trail running

 

The planning can change according to the weather conditions on the zones of each route.

Magic mountains

Montserrat

Montserrat is a natural park, a sanctuary  and a monastery, one of the geological rarities of Europe.

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Mix Trail Marathon

mixtrail

A mountain marathon through a natural park, combined with crossing the Mediterranean by Kajak.

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Volcanoes & lava

volcanoes

Running between and inside volcanoes, it is a privilege that is not available for everyone.

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Mediterranean trail

mediterranean trail

Following the GR-92 we will take a rocky path close to the sea and discover its small coves and beaches.

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Trail running, Sport,...

Holiday & Tourism...!

 

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