Volca de MontsAcopa, Olot

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Volcà del Montsacopa is an extinct volcano in the Garrotxa Volcanic Zone Natural Park, situated in Olot, Catalunya, Spain.The volcano has been extinct for about 100,000 years.On top of the crater is the hermitage of San Francisco, built in the 17th century.
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  • August 20, 2017
    The volcano is located just 20 minutes from the city. A walk to do it without haste can ascend on one side stairs and another way by ramp. The crater is well-defined and on the rise of Olot views are very good. Recommended tour to make it calmly and above all in the summer.
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  • August 16, 2017
    We saw several volcanoes, garrotxa area is spectacular, this is the most comfortable and close, it amounts to little more than 20 minutes if you leave the car in the parking lot of the cemetery, beautiful views, amazing have so many volcanoes in Spain a visit must.
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  • August 16, 2017
    We climbed down the stairs. Good exercise with the reward of the views seen from above. We visited outside the Hermitage of Sant Francesc, curious for being at the top of the volcano and to be part of the fortified area. You can also enter in the two watchtowers to better see the landscape. Down at the crater one of the 3 roads also are welcome. It is all covered with vegetation and flowers. Once travel the crater and all the top, we went down the ramp paved for prams, (better electric wheelchair because the ramp is long) and for anyone who wants to access the volcano by it. Good exercise and free.
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