Are you a group of families with children and you want to have fun?
You have found your offer!
We invite you to spend a day full of adventures: discover how an old flour mill worked, make your bread and take it home, have lunch outdoors in a fantastic park and end the day by climbing the trees!
Did you know that Ripollet is home to a 19th-century flour mill? This is the Molí d’en Rata (Mill of Mr Rat) a restaurant-museum today, and ready to receive your visits!
We suggest you to start your day there with your troop. You can go inside, see the original machinery that operated the hydraulic mill, learn about the process used to grind the flour: from the water coming out of the pond until the grain is ground. You can also take a workshop where you will make the dough to make your own bread, you can bake it and take it home!
Oh! You can also take the opportunity to visit the rooms of the Molí d ‘en Rata Interpretation Center, you will discover illustrious figures of Ripoll such as the sculptor Josep M. Brull, the painter Andreu Solà or the basketball player Joan Creus, among others.
Pre-booking is required, you can check the conditions and schedules for these activities by contacting CIP Mill d ‘en Rata.
Carrer del Molí d’en Rata, 1
Tel +34 935 94 60 57
Then we propose you to finish spending the morning in the Park of the Pinetons, a large green space where you can run and play.
This park is equipped with all kinds of services: there you will find a children’s play area, drinking water fountains, toilets, picnic area and bar-cafeteria and barbecue area.
Do not miss the amazing waterfall of about 20 meters high!
Carrer del Torrent Tortuguer, unnumbered
You can also consult the educational offer of Casa Natura, an installation located in the same Park itself and dedicated to environmental education. Casa Natura has a space to play games experiment and a very varied program related to the environment held on Sundays in the morning of spring and late afternoon. Check in advance the possibilities of visiting by contacting the Casa Natura.
Carretera de Santiga, 96
Tel. +34 670 29 12 77
WHERE TO HAVE LUNCH
At lunchtime, you have many options! You can have a picnic in the same park, you can grill meat by taking advantage of the barbecue area (see the conditions of use on this link) or, eat in one of the different restaurants you will find in Ripollet.
If after walking through the Park you still have energy…
Natupark has a set of treetop facilities with games that bring together skill, dexterity, and adventure (ziplines, tibetan bridges, lianas, hanging bridges, or oscillating logs). Adventure courses can also be complemented by walks in the forest.
Pre-booking is required to do these activities, please contact us to find out the conditions and schedules.
Carrer Riu Sec, s / n
Cerdanyola del Vallès
Tel. +34 93 591 07 27 / +34 934.155.141