Spend a weekend exploring one of the most interesting Mediterranean forests, where the cork is still harvested, Montnegre and Corredor Nature Reserve.

Two day break walking in the Nature Reserve and seeing how the traditional skills involved in cork harvesting live on. The weekend combines walking with cultural visits and culinary workshops. The Ethnological Museum in Montseny adds to the interest, as does a visit to a cork stopper factory and Montsoriu winery; accommodation is in a country house.

Cork oak, Montnegre and Corredor Nature Reserve. Photo: Courtesy of En Doina, Argimiro Ferrero Delgado

Area: Montnegre and Corredor Nature Reserve, Barcelona.

Suitable for: Families, adults, students and other groups, senior citizens…

Season: All year.

Keywords: Walking Barcelona, trails in Montnegre and Corredor, Montseny Ethnological Museum, wine tourism, manufacture of cork stoppers, Montsoriu winery, accommodation in Montnegre Nature Reserve, trips near Barcelona, ​​weekend walking breaks, etc.

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