Taüll is one of those places you won't regret visiting, since here you will be able to enjoy of some of the best views of Cataluña.
This small town is located in the Valle de Bohí, which is a realm of natural spaces with the deep, exuberance of its greenery, that are only surpassed by the mountains which protect them.
At the same time, this place is part of the 'comarca' or small, geopolitical subdivision known as the Alta Ribagorza, and where you will find some of the most important religious monuments of the entire autonomous community of Cataluña.
All of the above, you will find in Lleida, where you will share the views with the other 4,000 inhabitants who live in the Alta Ribagorza.
This is a very popular area, which is very often visited by nature lovers who come to this place looking for the Pyrenees, where the quiet of the valleys is protected by the high mountains, and which has meant a rather large increase in the number of tourists ho come every year.
Rural tourism has become one of the main economic activities of this region, offering a great variety of accommodation located in the most emblematic spots of this place, surrounded by the nature that will help visitors impregnate themselves with the essence of this area.
All of the above, together with the great cultural scene that you will also find here, as well as other activities that can be done in its surroundings, such as skiing, make this an ideal and very popular place for any kind of holidays.
When you think about a place close to the Pyrenees, you cannot help but imagine the snowed summits of the mountains. Nevertheless, Taüll is full of surprises, since in its territory you will also find vast, plain, land extensions where one of the most important collection of Romanesque art in Spain is hiding.
All of this and much more, is what you will be able to discover as you stroll by its historical center, which will unveil to you the many other curiosities that is area.
We invite you walk through this place, and feel the magic of Taüll.
But, if during your stay in Taüll you would like to enjoy of a more structured visit, we have a list of the main places of cultural interest we recommend you visit, so that you don't forget to visit and experience the essence of this place.
The church of Sant Climent, located right at the entrance of the the town, is crown jewel of the Romanesque art that configures its historical center.
The second most important church is Santa Maria, located in the highest part of the town, and it is not only for the historical relevance of this monument, but also for the beauty of the views you can see from there, that you should also check it out.
Also, if you are travelling with your family, there are many activities here that you can all do together in the midst of nature. Hiking and mountain routes are also an ideal option, and so are the ski resorts close to this place, during the winter months.
The climate of this region is what gives the particular green colour to its landscapes.
The climate doesn't vary much, although it does rain a lot during the whole year. Each month of the year, even the driest one, is disturbed by rain at least once.
Also, the average temperature of Taüll is fairly low, just a little above the 6ºC.
And, contrary to what one might believe, the driest month of the year in Taüll is January, whereas the rainiest one is in spring, May specifically.
And to truly understand the culture of this area, you cannot forget to try its gastronomy.
In Taüll, the mountainous land is reflected in its cuisine which has been, traditionally, connected with the lifestyle and work in the mountains, using meat as its main ingredient.
Amongst the fish, trout is also the star product of the local gastronomy.
To wrap it up, you must think about the route you will be taking to come to this place, so that your journey will be as easy as quick as possible.
And if you are travelling by car from Lleida, for example, you will have to do so by the N-212, and if you are coming from Barcelona, you can come by the A-2, and choose a deviation to Valle de Bohí.
And you can also come by public transport if you need to, such as bus during the winter months, or even by train.