Josep Pla Viewpoint

Address:Carrer de la Torre, 7. 17256 Pals

Mirador Josep Pla was the favorite landscape of the Ampurdan great writer and, for this reason, so was named. It is part of the literary route Josep Pla and allows a panoramic view of the plain formed by rice fields of Pals, beachside, the foothills of the River Ter, Montgrí mountains, the Pyrenees (the Canigou to Pení) and, to the west, the profile of the medieval villages of Peratallada, Sant Feliu de Boada or Palau-sator, among others. An elegant panoramic that Pla described in several of his works.

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Miguel Delibes i Josep Pla

Mirador de Josep Pla, Pals, Costa Brava

Torre de les Hores, Pals

El Pedró, Mirador de Pals

Ruta Josep Pla, Empordanet

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