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Vilafranca del Penedès
Interesting
Vilafranca del Penedès The Essential
Interesting
The local capital of Vilafranca lies at the centre of a wine-growing region on the great Penedès plain, a region renowned for its high-quality wines. The town was important during the Middle Ages and has a rich heritage. Note the Modernist buildings by Eugeni Campllonch (Can Jané, on Calle de la Cort) and Santiago Güell (Casa Miró-Inglada, on Rambla de Nostra Senyora).

Must see

Michelin's recommendations for Vilafranca del Penedès
Vinseum (Museum of Wine growing in Catalonia)
Vinseum (Museum of Wine growing in Catalonia)
Set in a contemporary outhouse of the
120 minutes
Convent of Sant Francesc
Convent of Sant Francesc
This old Franciscan convent is now the
30 minutes
Royal Palace of Vilafranca del Penedès
Royal Palace of Vilafranca del Penedès
The Royal Palace of Vilafranca del
15 minutes
Church of Sant Joan
Church of Sant Joan
This former sanctuary, on Plaça de la
15 minutes
Basilicas of Santa Maria de Vilafranca del Penedès
Basilicas of Santa Maria de Vilafranca del Penedès
The majestic outline of this basilica
15 minutes