To enjoy spending a few days in Cataluña doing tourism is a synonym of enjoying its history, landscapes and, overall, the true essence of Cataluña and its people.
It is only 12 Km away from the capital of El Berguedá, thus making it easier to visit it in case you decide to see what other things this area can offer. The small rivers Clarà and Merola, are also key elements of the natural heritage of this town.
Since its economic activity is very closely linked to its agricultural activity, you will find in this town many elements and spaces devoted to the crop of cereals and potatoes, due to the geographical and climatological conditions which make this a dry farming region, ideal for cattle raising.
Walking through its historical center won't take you very long, as it is a relatively small town, something which has helped maintain the essence of its very traditionalism, as it has managed to avoid the influence of other cultures and historical trends, through the centuries. Therefore, discovering Casserres is a synonym of discovering the true essence of the tradition and history of this place.
It is precisely along every street and corner of this town that you will be able to admire the most important examples of its architecture, the majority of them being of the religious kind.
We recommend you visit the church of Sant Pau, from the 12th century, one of the most relevant exponents of its historical heritage. It is known for being a perfect representation of the Romanesque style of architecture.
Another important church to see here is the church of Santa María de los Ángeles, from the 14th century, and the true baroque gem that is its altarpiece from 1704, as well as the church of l'Ametlla, built in the neo-Gothic style.
Amongst its cultural and historic heritage, as a perfect combination of both of them, you will find here an archaeological site where an ancient Iberian settlement where some constructions from that period are still standing.
Before you conclude your rural trip in Casserres, you mustn't forget either to explore its natural heritage either, where you will not only come across some extraordinary landscapes, but also many different options to explore in depth each of the corners and hidden spots where vegetation predominates.
Its geographical conditions and the different options the tourism of this area offers, result in a perfect destination to enjoy with your family or friends doing hill walking, riding on a bike, paragliding, or even doing snow sports thanks to its proximity to several ski resorts.
For those looking to add an extra dose of adrenalin and an aquatic environment, in Casserres there are also many options to do at the reservoir of Baells.
A very broad offer of options for all kinds of people and likings!