Useful Besalu map, showing the town on the Costa Brava, Spain.
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Detailed Street Map of Besalu Spain
Besalu Map - Zoomable street map of Besalu an ancient town and former capital of the Garrotxa district of Catalonia, in north-eastern Spain. Besalu is especially renowned for its 11th century bridge which crosses the River Fluvia.
Using the buttons on the top left you can 'zoom' and 'pan' to get a detailed street map of Besalu and plan your visit to the town. On the map you can see some of the surrounding areas or you can zoom out to view other nearby towns and villages including: Serinyà, Banyoles, Melianta, Olot, Mata, Esponella and Argelaguer.
The medieval Spanish town of Besalu (Besalú) lies east of Olot in the district of Garrotxa in Catalonia. Besalu was a town of some importance during the middle ages and its territory covered an area equal to the current area of the entire Garrotxa district (comarca).
The modern day town has a population of 2,265 (2007) and was declared a Historic National Monument in 1966, having many ancient buildings many of which have been subsequently restored. Besalu is best known for its 11th century fortified bridge, which spans the Fluvia river..... read more here: Besalu.
Besalu is located on the N-260 between Olot and Figueres about 40 kilometres from the provincial capital Girona.
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