Das - Tartera - Sanavastre and Urús - La Balira in Cerdanya
What do Das and Urús in Cerdanya have in common ?
Das and Urús not only have in common being municipalities of the Cerdanya region, but also stand out for having the most beautiful landscapes of the region that together with the current boom of vacation houses, make the region a highlighted point for tourists. These two municipalities have a population that doesn’t reach 400 inhabitants. Its fundamental economic activities, through the times, have been livestock, agriculture and forestry exploitation. However, tourism has been gaining ground in recent years and is today a source of significant income for the Cerdanya territory.
Attractions of the municipality of Das - Cerdanya
The tourist achievements of these municipalities respond to the great variety in the nature of its attractions. Thus, in Das, architecture lovers can enjoy the Romanesque style through the churches, which include Sant Llorenç, Sant Iscle and Santa Victòria. The church of Sant Llorenç also has an altar that reflects the most representative baroque style of the region. While the Casa del Común or City Hall, declared as a good of cultural interest, is a must-see site for foreigners. Located in the Paseo de Rossend Arús, the institution is recognized as a representative work of the Architectural Heritage of Catalonia. Its symmetrical construction, the bell tower, the clock and its roof covered with glazed ceramics, almost instantly catch the attention of visitors.
Do you enjoy skiing? Well, in the vicinity of Das town find the best ski slopes, with the right temperatures that allow you to enjoy them for about five months a year. The municipality also counts with the Cerdanya Aerodrome of category 2C, which is owned by the Government of Catalonia and the Council of Cerdanya, which meets the demands of sports aviation in the region. Undoubtedly, within the most notable attractions of the municipality is the Cadi Moixeró Natural Park, an area of peace and beauty. The park, which has an area of just over 41,059 ha, hosts important hiking trails, due to extraordinary geographical features, such as the Pedraforca mountain. The park reaches heights of over 2.500 meters, with a rich flora and fauna, very well protected ecosystems and a typical Mediterranean climate.
Both the main town of the municipality of Das and the settlements of Sanavastre and Tartera have beautiful panoramic views. Sanavastre is located in a privileged position, right in the middle of the valley, on the banks of the Segre River. While Tartera, with extraordinary views of La Tosa d’Alp, has excellent vacation houses, as well as the Cerdanya Sports Club.
The charm of the municipality of Urús - Cerdanya
The municipality of Urús is at the foot of the well-known ski resort, Masella, where it is possible to ski more than 70 km in an environment covered with woods. The village of Urús is nestled in a charming natural environment and proudly displays its buildings, such as the church of Sant Climent or the Ermitatge Sant Grau. Another must-see site here is the Cold Source, famous and mystical water fountain, which flows cooler in summer than in winter and benefits the kidneys. La Balira is a residential area where the vacation houses are characterized by their panoramic views.
The above are sufficient reasons to buy a house in one of these two municipalities. Check with the Real Estate Agency Engel & Völkers Cerdanya the portfolio of houses for sale in Das, Sanavastre, Tartera and Urús, La Balira.