Rupit i Pruit

Rupit i Pruit (Catalan pronunciation: [ruˈpit i ˈpɾujt]) is a municipality in the comarca of Osona in Catalonia, Spain situated in the Sierra de la Cabrera mountain range near Barcelona. It is made up of two formerly separate settlements, Rupit and Pruit, whuch were independent until 1977. The medieval village of Rupit emerged around the 12th century thanks to important local families. The most notible feature is its old town, which is connected by a suspension bridge. The largest waterfall in Catalonia at Sallent are nearby[4]

Rupit i Pruit
Street in Rupit
Street in Rupit
Flag of Rupit i Pruit
Coat of arms of Rupit i Pruit
Rupit i Pruit is located in Catalonia
Rupit i Pruit
Rupit i Pruit
Location in Catalonia
Coordinates: 42°1′33″N 2°28′1″E / 42.02583°N 2.46694°E / 42.02583; 2.46694Coordinates: 42°1′33″N 2°28′1″E / 42.02583°N 2.46694°E / 42.02583; 2.46694
Country Spain
Community Catalonia
ProvinceBarcelona
ComarcaOsona
Government
 • MayorAlbert Marce Pujol (2015)[1]
Area
 • Total47.8 km2 (18.5 sq mi)
Population
 (2018)[3]
 • Total279
 • Density5.8/km2 (15/sq mi)
Websiterupitpruit.cat

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Ajuntament de Rupit i Pruit". Generalitat of Catalonia. Retrieved 2015-11-13.
  2. ^ "El municipi en xifres: Rupit i Pruit". Statistical Institute of Catalonia. Retrieved 2015-11-23.
  3. ^ Municipal Register of Spain 2018. National Statistics Institute.
  4. ^ Facinating Soain article
  • Panareda Clopés, Josep Maria; Rios Calvet, Jaume; Rabella Vives, Josep Maria (1989). Guia de Catalunya, Barcelona: Caixa de Catalunya. ISBN 84-87135-01-3 (Spanish). ISBN 84-87135-02-1 (Catalan).

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