La Fageda d'en Jordà is one of the most beautiful and well-known places in the Natural Park of the Volcanic Area of La Garrotxa. Surrounded by more than 21 volcanoes in the region, this forest is located on a cold lava flow of the Croscat volcano. Now, with the arrival of autumn, the tree leaves paint the land brown and ochre colours creating a fantastic mosaic. The deciduous leaf of La Fageda is admired by poets, painters, nature lovers and photographers. Therefore, it is an ideal autumn destination, less than 40 minutes away from Girona city.
Now, with the arrival of autumn, the tree leaves paint the land brown and ochre colours creating a fantastic mosaic
The Fageda can be accessed in two different ways: on foot or on horseback. Whatever your choice, at the Fageda information office you will be provided with all the information you may need: alternative routes, maps and points of interest.
Walking routes are of varying lengths of time and distances. A visit to the leafiest part of La Fageda d'en Jordà is one of the simplest routes, lasting 30 minutes. We recommend the route of the "Path of Joan Maragall and la Fageda d'en Jordà", at just 30 minutes, it is ideal for strolling through the heart of La Fageda d'en Jordà. The route is flat and is aimed specially at families.
For those who want to go on a trip to La Fageda and its surroundings, they can reach the Dairy Farm, where they can immerse themselves in the mystic rhythm of cows grazing. Finally, there are also routes of more distance for hikers and explorers, through which you can discover the Natural Park of the Volcanic Area, and the Croscat and Santa Margarida volcanoes.
Regardless of the chosen route, this natural spot leaves all visitors astonished. La Fageda d'en Jordà invites you to get lost through its charms, walk along the hundreds of beech trees and enjoy the privileged views, from a height of more than 25 meters. Undoubtedly, it is one of the best ways to switch off from routine and connect with yourself, less than 40 minutes away from Girona.