with a lot to see and experience
Terrassa offers you a unique cultural and artistic heritage, an attractive cultural offer with Modernism and the Seu d’Ègara at the head. As well as a gastronomic and sports offer for all ages. All of this surronded by the exceptional environment of the Natural Park of Sant Llorenç del Munt i l’Obac, perfect for discovering trails and nature routes just a step away from the city.
An audiovisual park which is a reference to the territory, a National Museum of Science and Technology to get to know in-depth the industry of the 19th and 20th centuries, the park Vallparadís, one of the largest urban parks in Catalonia, some very remarkable human castles gangs, an agenda with plenty of activities to enjoy a great artistic quality which range from the Festa Major de Terrassa and the Jazz Festival to the great Carnival party.
Modernism has a special significance in the city: the Masia Freixa, the Modernista Festival, the Casa Alegre de Sagrera as well as architectural heritage unique in its category in Catalonia. The old factories and steamers, the houses, the warehouses, the chimneys… allow you to get to know the architecture, the arts and the lifestyle of the 19th and early 20th centuries, when Terrassa became an important textile city, mainly through the wool industry.
At Vallparadis Hostel we are respectful of the environment and are committed to sustainable practices that help everyone preserve, take care and be able to continue enjoying our environment for a long time, because the small efforts that each of us make are the best guarantee for the health of our planet.
From saving and responsible consumption of energy supplies (electricity, gas and water), through sustainable mobility, waste recycling, packaging reduction, local food consumption, substitution of harmful substances, … at the Hostel we are aware of their importance and encourage those practices towards our staff likewise with our users.
That is why the Hostel is certified with the Biosphere distinctive, a commitment to the environment that makes us be demanding with our daily lives and responsible with the management of equipment that is part of our environment.
We are all responsible for the sustainability of our future! Let’s do our bit! Do you help us?