Come to Tivissa for the amazing via ferrata Barranc de la Foig. A vertical climb in the mountains only a few minutes away from Tarragona.
Via Ferrata Barranc de la Foig is an excellent choice for those venturing into this thrilling activity for the first time. Situated close to the village of Tivissa, it offers an ascent through a dry ravine featuring four sizable sections of steps and chain elements, providing adventurers with a taste of both agility and panoramic vistas of Montsant and the Ebro valley.
An expert via ferrata instructor will guide you throughout the experience, ensuring your safety at all times.
Classified as an easy (k2) route, the Via Ferrata Barranc de la Foig is designed to be accessible for beginners. While it occasionally challenges agility, it does not induce significant vertigo, except for the optional rappel at the conclusion of the route. The route's accessibility is further enhanced by its short approach, requiring only a brief 10-minute walk. Should you desire an added thrill, there's the option of concluding the adventure with a rappel of approximately 20 meters.
Despite its proximity to the village, the route winds through a ravine adorned with lush vegetation, creating a sense of isolation from the outside world. Running along the north face of the sierra during both ascent and descent, the Via Ferrata Barranc de la Foig offers an immersive experience for beginners. The reward for reaching the top includes surprising views, such as the Ebro depression, the passage through Móra d'Ebre, the Montsant and Llaberia mountains, and the charming village of Tivissa.
Tivissa, with its diverse Via Ferratas and local attractions, invites adventure enthusiasts to explore the beauty of the surroundings. Book your Via Ferrata adventure now and discover the thrill of Barranc de la Foig, coupled with the charming allure of Tivissa.
You’ll meet with the team in the Office of Tourism of Tivissa at 10:00 am. There the guide will introduce himself and then take you to the starting point of the activity. Before starting the itinerary you’ll receive a briefing about the via Ferrata, the technical part, and the safety protocols.
You can choose to abseil off 20m, however, you need to contact the provider in advance.