TAXI PRIORAT

LICENSED MUNICIPALITIES

We currently have a license in the following municipalities:

FALSET

Falset is the region's capital of the Priorat, located to the southeast of the region, in a valley surrounded by mountains.

The wines of Falset are settled under the two Denominations of Origin of the region: DOQ Priorat and DO Montsant. Typical products of this population are hazelnuts, almonds, mahogany coccuts, egg and flour cakes, "castellets de Falset", olive oil, varied charcuterie, honey, "barquetes", nougat, romesco of haricot beans and Cod, grilled onions and garlics and fig bread.

In Falset you will find an Agricultural Cooperative, located in a modernist building constructed by the architect Cèsar Martinell, disciple of Antonio Gaudí. One of the most representative wineries in Catalonia.

The square of the Quartera is surrounded by the old porches and is one of the few in Catalonia built on slopes, where every Tuesday the market is celebrated. In this same square we will find the two palaces to be highlighted of the municipality. The Dukes of Medinaceli, Renaissance style, erected in 1630 with a facade of ashlars, sober and elegant; The interior of which is completely occupied by the premises of the Town Hall. The other palace is that of the Earls of Azara or "Casa Gran"; It also has Renaissance elements and dates back to the 18th century. Now it is the seat of the Regional Council of the Priorat. It has the facade with ashlars and a great staircase with Catalan return, covered with a skylight with four polychrome shields. The Ceiling is paneling and has coffered and has casetones.

The castle was built on top of a hill in the 12th century. It was residence of the Earls of Prades and in the born two queens: Elionor of Cyprus and Margarita of Prades. In 1825 it was enabled as a prison for more than a century. Currently it is a Center of Interpretation of the Wine.