NEW YEAR'S FAIR IN MONTSONÍS, 1TH&2TH OF JANUARY
Come to walk, you will find products and Medieval Christmas
Location: Lleida Noguera - MontsonísContact
For the first time in the town of Montsonís (Lleida) Fair will be held New Year on 1 and 2 January 2016.
MontsonÃs walks and enjoy the charming medieval town and rural tranquility.
The magnificent castle and the group formed by stone houses that surround it retains all the splendor and elegance of the past and takes us back centuries.
Montsonís Castle is a magnificent fortress built into the top of the quiet little village of the same name, surrounded by fertile land and wonderful views. Walking through the streets of the town of Montsonís, belonging to the province of Lleida, is to find a site with more than 1000 years of history; Its cobblestone streets kept vestiges of a glorious past. It was fortified in 1024 by the Count of Urgell and became, during the Reconquista, the center of feudal power in the region. You will enjoy this medieval town, its castle and its walls, as well as all its secrets waiting to be counted.
Highlights of the set, the superb homage tower, the beautiful Gothic window on the main facade, its large stately premises: living ancestors, dining room of Lords ... and its best kept secrets: Room no door, prison cellars, hallway, ...
Castle Montsonís besides being a pioneer in opening its doors to the public, is the Office of the "Cultural Castles of Catalonia", an organization that promotes these ancient fortresses in order to protect this important architectural heritage that forms Catalan castles.
There is the possibility of staying in the old fortified in the shelter of the wall or any other of its fully equipped apartments for a comfortable and quiet. All rooms are designed to provide a seamless experience and to find the peace and tranquility that both longed.
Be seduced by the charm that permeates Montsonís medieval ... taking a break and enjoying the pleasures universal.
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