Pradell de la Teixeta

Pradell de la Teixeta

Escut
Surface area
21.83 ha
Altitude
463 m
Inhabitants
158
GPS
X
321850
Y
4558475
Common term
Pradellans

Contact

Ajuntament de Pradell de la Teixeta
C/ de Dalt, 19
43774 Pradell de la Teixeta Tarragona
Spain

Phone number
(+34) 977 828 004
Fax
(+34) 977 828 200

Opening hours:
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday: 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Friday: 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. + 3:00-6:00 p.m.

Information

Location

Village located at the western end of the county. Its municipal area includes the peaks of Puig de la Font and Puig dels Espinós.

Installations

Sports ground, swimming pool, rural accomodations, bar-restaurant, bakery, food shop and farm shop.

 

Festivities

The main village festivity is held at the third weekend in July in honour of Saint Mary Magdalene, whose feast day is on 22nd July. The second festivity is on the Saturday after St. Michael's day, 29th September.

EVA Oral Narrative Festival - during the first weekend in July every corner of the village becomes a stage where storytellers recount tales of different kinds.




 

Places to visit

Begun in the 18th century, the parish church stands out for its unusual octagonal ground plan.

The area has some natural spots worth visiting, including the large cave of Lo Rector and the gorge or cave of Lo Petitot.

Important prehistoric discoveries have been made at the Rabassó gorge and in the caves of Les Quimeres and L’Arbonès.

How to get there

It can be reached by road from Falset on the N-420 as far as the junction with the TV-3223; from Reus on the N-420 as far as the junction with the TV-3223 (after the Coll de la Teixeta), and from La Torre de Fontaubella (and Colldejou and Mont-roig) on the TV-3223. It also has an unmanned railway station on the Madrid-Barcelona line.