Besalú

Besalú is a town in the comarca of Garrotxa, in , , . The town's importance was greater in the early Middle Ages, as capital of the county of Besalú, whose territory was roughly the same size as the current comarca of Garrotxa but sometime extended as far as , in France.
Photo: Alberto-g-rovi, CC BY-SA 3.0 es.

Notable Places in the Area

Ruins
Photo: Karsten11, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Church
de Besalú is a Benedictine monastery in Besalú, Garrotxa, , Spain. Photo: Arnaugir, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Ruins
Photo: Quelet, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Church
is a Benedictine monastery in , in the comarca of Garrotxa, , , Spain. Photo: amadalvarez, CC BY 2.5.

Localities in the Area

Village
is a Spanish municipality located in the comarca of Garrotxa, in the province of Girona, , Spain. is situated 4½ km north of Besalú. Photo: PMRMaeyaert, CC BY-SA 3.0 es.

Village
is a village in the province of and autonomous community of , Spain. is situated 4½ km northeast of Besalú. Photo: PMRMaeyaert, CC BY-SA 3.0 es.

Village
is a village in the province of and autonomous community of , Spain. is situated 5 km west of Besalú. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Besalú

Latitude
42.1986° or 42° 11' 55.1" north
Longitude
2.696° or 2° 41' 45.4" east
Open Location Code
8FJ45MXW+F9
Population
2,410
Elevation
147 metres (482 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 1470838107
Geo­Names ID
6534017
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Also Known As

  • Albanian: Besalú
  • Arabic: Besalú
  • Arabic: بيسالو
  • Aragonese: Besalú
  • Armenian: Բեսալու
  • Asturian; Bable: Besalú
  • Basque: Besalú
  • Belarusian: Безалу
  • Catalan: Besalú
  • Cebuano: Besalú
  • Chechen: Бесалу
  • Chinese: 贝萨卢
  • Czech: Besalú
  • Danish: Besalú
  • Dutch: Besalú
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: بيسالو
  • English: Besalu
  • French: Besalú
  • Gallegan: Besalú
  • German: Besalú
  • Hebrew: בסלו
  • Hungarian: Besalú
  • Italian: Besalú
  • Japanese: バザルー
  • Kazakh: Безалу
  • Kazakh: Бесалу
  • Latin: Besalú
  • Latin: Bisaldunum
  • Macedo Romanian: Besalú
  • Malay (generic): Besalú
  • Norwegian: Besalú
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Besalú
  • Occitan (post 1500); Provençal: Besalú
  • Persian: بسالو
  • Polish: Besalú
  • Portuguese: Besalú
  • Romanian: Besalú
  • Russian: Безалу
  • Russian: Бесалу
  • South Azerbaijani: بسالو
  • Spanish: Besalu
  • Spanish: Besalú
  • Swedish: Besalú
  • Tahitian: Besalú
  • Tatar: Бесалу
  • Ukrainian: Безалу
  • Uzbek: Besalú
  • Venetian: Besalú
  • Waray (Philippines): Besalú
  • Welsh: Besalú

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