Santa Margarida i els Monjos

Santa Margarida i els Monjos river itinerary

Santa Margarida i els Monjos is a municipality formed by the centres of Els Monjos, La Ràpita and Cal Rubió and small neighbourhoods. The name comes from the old mediaeval centre of Santa Margarida and from the flour mill, also mediaeval, and property of the monks of Santes Creus. The River Foix crosses the municipality and follows interesting historic remains and natural heritage spots, especially in the area of the Parc del Foix.

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    Main attractions

    The Castle of the Holy Cross is a fortified area from the medieval period, first documented in 1037
    The permanent exhibition at the VINSEUM is dedicated to the vineyard and wine, and the close connection these have with the Penedès region and Catalonia. Your journey starts on the third floor of the Royal Palace and ends with a cava or wine tasting in the tavern of the museum.
    Sant Martí Sarroca’s medieval church and castle are regarded as an historic and artistic site of national interest.
    The Museum is located in the original installations of the steam locomotive depot of Vilanova i la Geltrú, some railway constructions done between the

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