YOU CAN EDIT THIS PAGE! Just click any blue "Edit" link and start writing!


From Wikitravel
Revision as of 12:03, 26 February 2009 by Willywill9876 (talk | contribs) (See)

Earth : Europe : Iberia : Spain : Northeastern Spain : Catalonia : Lleida
Jump to: navigation, search

Default Banner.jpg

Lleida is a city in Catalonia, Spain. Lleida is the capital city of the Segrià region and the province under its name. It is the most important population and economic inland center in Catalonia.

Get in

Lleída does not have an airport, but there is one under construction. This airport will be located in Alguaire and will receive passengers and cargo, as well as commercial flights and aviation. The construction began early in 2006. The nearest airports are those of Tarragona and Barcelona.

Get around

Lleida has a total of 16 bus services that perfectly connect the different city zones.


This city also offers the visitor a different way to live it during summer months. A tour on a tourist double-decker, with an uncovered top, to watch and discover Lleida. Throughout an interesting historic, cultural and leisure ride, you can visit the city and its places accompanied by a tour guide. The tourist bus is the easiest and most attractive way to know Lleida.




Lleida’s gastronomy has its own personality. It is mainly based on fruit, snails, barbecued meat, sausages, casseroles and stews. Orchards provide vegetables for dishes whose main ingredients are meat from the farm and, above all, pork.

Lleida's wine (Guarantee of origin Costers del Segre) and olive oil (Guarantee of Origin Les Garrigues) are worldwide recognised top-quality products. When talking about autumn cuisine we must not forget the wild mushrooms from the Lleida regions: saffron milk caps, blue spot knights, grey knights, field mushrooms. Among the desserts and the cakes it is worth to mention the "Cocas de recapte", "panadons" (big pies) of spinach, raisins and pine nuts...and "Granados" almond sweets, bearing the name of Lleida's famous musician.




Get out

Create category

This article is an outline and needs more content. It has a template, but there is not enough information present. Please plunge forward and help it grow!