Piera Tourism

Piera is a municipality covers a large portion of the southeastern corner of the comarca of Anoia in Catalonia, Spain, on the left bank of the Anoia river. The agricultural land, mostly non-irrigated, is used for the cultivation of cereals, grapes, olives and almonds. The town itself hosts a number of light industries: textiles, plastics and construction materials. Tourism during the summer months is also relatively important for the local economy. The FGC railway line R6 from Martorell and Barcelona to Igualada runs through the town, while local roads lead to Capellades and Sant Sadurní d'Anoia. Notable monuments include the castle of Fontanet. The castle which was restored in 1916 by Ramon de Viala d'Aiguavives, Baron of Almenar is documented in 955 a.c. and now used for private functions. The sister of the Baron of Almenar, Isabel de Viala d'Aiguavives also financed and patroned the modernist church of Ca n'Aguilera which was donated to Barcelona's Bishop by Zaragoza de Viala family on 1921. The architect of Ca N'Aguilera modernist church is Francesc Berenguer i Mestres, who was Antoni Gaudi's disciple and personal friend. Another Piera relevant monument is the church of Santa Maria, with both gothic and roman elements

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This warm abode of Piera is a delightful place to visit in Spain. After your splendid visit to Piera, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Barcelona. Add Barcelona to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Sagrada Familia, Park Guell, Casa Batllo. Popular vacation packages of Piera are of 1-2 days.

  • Know the pollution level of Piera before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 62.91 (High)
    • Water Pollution 50.54 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 63.79 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 43.4 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 54.62 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 29.02 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 49.14 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50.52 (Moderate)
  • How safe is Piera for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Piera.

    • Burglary and Theft 43.22 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 51.35 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 36.4 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 54.31 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 29.34 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 45.14 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 38.22 (Low)
    • Drug offense 53.23 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 76.64 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 53.52 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 36.21 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 25.15 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 57.75 (Moderate)
  • Quality of Life Index of Piera is 141.25 (High)

    • Safety Index 55.42 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 95.73 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 64.53 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 30.59 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 59.14 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 77.62 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 13.17 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 69.96 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Piera

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.15 USD
    • International Movie per seat 9.39 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 29.56 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 88.06 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 79.76 USD

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