Barcelona Events 2017

Event Description

Festa del Corpus de Sitges 2017 

Corpus Cristi Festival Sitges

Event dates: Saturday 17th to Sunday 25th June 2017
Event location: Sitges 45 mins south of Barcelona

Festa del Corpus de Sitges. Corpus Christi Sitges. Experience processions, human towers, giants, dancing eggs 'l'ou com balla' - and the famous flower carpets at the Sitges carpet festival on Sunday 18th June 2017. See all this at the annual Corpus Festival Sitges. Visit the Sitges Corpus Facebook page or Sitges Corpus programme for event times and map of Corpus Sitges locations and parade. And check the Twitter Corpus Sitges for latest news. Corpus Christi is Latin for Body of Christ and is a Catholic festival to honour the Eucharist. The date of Corpus Christi changes every year. In Spain it is held in June from the Thursday after Trinity Sunday 'día del Corpus' until the Sunday after Trinity Sunday. It is celebrated with a mass followed by a Procession of the Blessed Sacrament. The Corpus Christi festival is also one of Barcelona´s oldest celebrations and have taken place in Barcelona since the year 1320, so do check out the Barcelona Corpus Cristi festival celebrations too.

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Event address & map

Sitges   -   Website
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How to get to this venue

How to get to Sitges from Barcelona

Sitges is a popular and exclusive sea-side resort located about 45 kilometers south of Barcelona in Catalonia, Spain. Sitges is well known for the Sitges Film Festival in October and the Sitges Carnival in February. Sitges also offers visitors a very nice selection of beaches, nightspots, and historical sites.

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Sitges tourist office official website

Getting to Sitges from Barcelona

By car
The C-32 tollroad (before A-16) connects Sitges with Barcelona in 30 minutes. You can also take the free coastal road, which is very scenic but has many bends, so passengers can become car sick!

By bus
Bus companyMon-bus operates buses from Barcelona and from Barcelona airport to Sitges

By train
Sitges is under between 35 and 45 minutes from Barcelona by R2 south line train. The railway company is called Renfe. The trains connections are called Cercanias/Rodalies: The trains to Sitges are on the R2 south line which departs from stations in the center of Barcelona to outlying suberbs of Barcelona and towns nearby. Regional trains to Sitges leave every 15 minutes from various stations in Barcelona including Passeig de Gracia (currently undergoing renovation), Catalunya or Sants: Price for a return ticket around 10 euros. 

Timetables / prices trains Barcelona to Sitges
Line R2 south trains to Sitges
Hotels Sitges

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Festa del Corpus de Sitges 2017
17.06.2017 - 25.06.2017
Sitges - Sitges
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