More tourism options in the Priorat
A packed calendar of festivities and fairs in the Priorat
Throughout the year there's a wide and varied range of festivities and fairs to choose from in the Priorat. The calendar of events in the area includes many that are deeply rooted in tradition, like the Encamisada in Falset; linked to wine and olive oil, like the Falset wine fair, the old-fashioned grape harvest event in Poboleda and the oil fairs of Cabacés and La Bisbal de Falset; food-based events like the Truita amb Suc (omelette in sauce) day in Ulldemolins; craft fairs like the one in Marçà; traditional gatherings at the country chapels, like the one at La Mare de Déu de les Pinyeres, near El Masroig, and many others.
Added to all these fairs and traditional festivities are the annual Festa Major celebrations in the area's different villages. These include traditional events specific to each village, sharing the programme with other popular events like gatherings of gegants (giants) and nans (bigheads), correfocs (traditional fireworks) and of course dances and concerts in the evening.
Outdoor tourism and adventure activities in the Priorat
Looking for exciting things to do to make the most of the landscape and the natural setting? Put yourself in the hands of the experts and experience the Priorat from a different point of view. Paragliding with or without a motor, ziplines in adventure parks, climbing and via ferratas, hiring kayaks and canoes, 4x4 trips, nature walks, cycling and more. Leisure firms offer outdoor and adventure holiday activities to discover the Priorat and make the most of your visit.