ACTIVE TOURISM: Forests and proto-industrial environment of Requesens



The proto-industrial era is characterized by the fact that the processes that are mechanized today were carried out by hand. There are many vestiges of it in the vicinity of Requesens: the Sawmill, the Pipes, the Lime Kiln, the Carbonera, the Lock, the Pou de Glaç, the Teuleria, the Hairdresser... in addition, the Albera has a great diversity of flora and fauna that inhabits its forests. Come and discover its importance while hiking!


  • Meeting point: Corral Nou car park (Castell de Requesens)
  • You must arrive 15 minutes before the meeting point.
  • The activity includes the guide and a coffee/tea break.
  • Duration: 3 hours.
  • Difficulty level: Easy.
  • Distance: 5.6 km.
  • Cumulative difference in level: 237m.
  • Tickets on sale from April 3 at