Monastery of Sant Pere de Galligants

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The route begins at the monastery of Sant Pere de Galligants, one of the most noteworthy examples of Catalan Romanesque architecture. The monastery was first documented in the year 988, and is outstanding for its cloister, bell tower, and rose window. Inside, the permanent exhibition of archaeological findings from Girona city and major sites in Girona province allows visitors to travel back in history. 

The route goes round the back of the monastery, crosses the river Galligants by a small footbridge, and continues along a riverside path leading to Sant Daniel valley, passing El Bisbe fountain and El Bisbe bridge.