There are a variety of fun outdoor activities for kids in Sant Cugat, which offers a fantastic quality of life, attracting international families seeking a really outdoorsy, healthy and active lifestyle. The region boasts an enviable climate of mild winters and long warm summers with year-round sunshine. The area is also particularly breathtaking in the Autumn months, as the hillsides change colour.
The Serra de Collserola National Park has an abundance of cycling and hiking trails for all ages and abilities, with breathtaking views over Barcelona to the Mediterranean Sea beyond. There are some beautiful woodland walking routes a short journey from Sant Cugat by train or car, providing wonderful outdoor nature activities for kids.
There are also an abundance of parks, outdoor sports activities for kids, creative workshops and holiday courses, with outdoor activity games for kids. There is a popular outdoor swimming pool open from June to September.
Sant Cugat is also an easy distance from the 10km of urban beaches in Barcelona itself, as well as being a short drive from some of the most stunning beaches of the Maresme Coast and beyond to the Costa Brava.
The mountainous foothills of the Catalan Pyrenees a short drive away makes for plenty of family days out and fun outdoor activities for kids in winter with skiing, sledging and other snow sports at weekends.
Here is a list of the best creative outdoor activities for kids in Sant Cugat, tried and tested by local families living in the region. If you have a recommendation for this section please get in touch via email email@example.com