Respect, enjoy, love. These are three beautiful words that you can interiorize while you discover Berguedà, and besides enriching your visit, they will help preserve the region.
Here landscapes and nature are part of life. Living in a sustainable way and in harmony with the environment is ingrained and an essential element for a responsible journey.
This section introduces you to the way of life in Berguedà and guides you through the best options for a respectful stay.
Use the private vehicle wisely and, at the end of the trip, compensate your footprint. If there is an option, it is advisable to reach Berguedà by public transport. If this is not possible, once you are in the territory, prioritize journeys by foot, bicycle, horse ... or by public or collective transport.
Public transport, car-sharing, taxi
For crossing the Berguedan mountains
Move on foot
A little effort for a big change
Choose companies that are certified for their commitment to the environment, and use local establishments to stay.
As a consumer, you have great power in your decisions. Whenever you can, opt for tourism companies and accommodations that are committed to sustainability. You will know this because they have some of the environmental certifications (for example Biosphere).
Minimize your consumption of resources and leave the environment as you would like to find it.
Berguedà has been working on selective waste collection (Door to Door) since 2018. As a visitor you also have the responsibility to help us with your efforts to separate waste for proper recycling.
How to do it
From the farm to the table, the pleasure of eating well
Buy and consume local and traditional products from a region that has managed to maintain the uniqueness of its cuisine.
We are fortunate to be in a region that produces much of its food in an environmentally friendly way with seasonal products: organic meats, cereals, legumes, potatoes and vegetables...
We present our organic growers who are part of a healthy lifestyle that embraces tranquility, simplicity and authenticity.
You can also enjoy the gastronomic experiences of the region and visit the facilities with a local producer.
Farms, cheese factory, brewery...
Black peas, "escairat" corn, mountain potatoes...
Return the happiness that Berguedà brings to you
Enjoy the feeling of gratitude over the Berguedà, its people and its natural spaces, the little and great jewels of the region, the happiness that you bring home after visiting us.
If your stay has given you moments of happiness, it helps to improve the territory that you have visited. Ask guides, lodgings, shops or tourist offices for initiatives or local entities working to conserve or restore natural and cultural heritage. Collaborate by contributing your grain of sand.
How can you put your grain of sand to preserve our environment
10 messages for responsible behavior