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Volca de MontsAcopa

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Address: Olot, Spain
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Nice walk with interesting views of the city

We walked up early one frosty morning and greatly enjoyed seeing the lovely views from the top. The church of st Francis was closed, but that didn't make a difference to our... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Mandi B
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Sydney, Australia
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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We walked up early one frosty morning and greatly enjoyed seeing the lovely views from the top. The church of st Francis was closed, but that didn't make a difference to our enjoyment of the the walk.

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Thank Mandi B
Barcelona, Spain
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Walked up to crater to see the site. Lovely walk, interesting story. My son drew 6 volcanoes and we plan to construct a vinegar volcano on Saturday. All very thematic but educational.

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Thank Stephen B
Bristol, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

As we were in the area we decided to take a look at one of the extinct volcanoes that are scattered around. Drove into Olot and got a map and some information from the tourist office, who were very helpful. Parked in the municipal cemetery and walked up. There are 2 ways, up to the left is slightly harder, but... More 

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Thank Helen H
Tel Aviv, Israel
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

nice walk with slope. we recommand to park at the cemeteryw and from there to go NOT by the sign, but from the steps on the mountain (which atr not signed) - It's much shorter and easier

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Thank Odelia27
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016

Good to stretch your legs after lunch in Olot, but nothing special - if you really want to see the are, go ballooning!!

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Thank John S
Munich, Germany
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2016

It is a nice finsih of one of the walks through the national park and can be taken on the way back to home. Best is to park Close to the cementary. There is a large car park wich you will come to when you follow the signs to the vulcano and cementary. But this one is always full. There... More 

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Island of Malta, Malta
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2016

Very quiet and peaceful place, climbing the volcano offers a nice view of the small town and the surroundings. On top is a small church and the ruin of an old tower, the crater itself is covered by bushes.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2015 via mobile

A very quiet and peaceful place. Took some time to find it. Had to look up coordinates on Google. Short easy walk to the top.

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2015

Nice views for a rather common place Being so close to Olot's downtown, Mostsacopa is one of the easiest and most accessible options if you are looking for visiting one of the many volcanoes this area is famous for. You will find a remarkable climb which is actually a Christian Calvary in your way to the top of the mountain,... More 

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Olot, Spain
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2014

Climbing the volcano is 15 minutes walk that whorts it. From the top you can have a 360degrees view of the city, as you walk around the crater. A perfect viewpoint of Olot.

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Thank Nuria P

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