Catalan Pre-Coastal Range

Geomorphologic map of Catalonia:
The Turo de l'Home, highest summit of the Montseny Massif

The Catalan Pre-Coastal Range (Catalan: Serralada Prelitoral Catalana) is a system of mountain ranges running parallel to the Mediterranean Sea coast in Catalonia. It is part of the Catalan Mediterranean System. Its main axis runs between the Catalan Transversal Range and the Serra de l'Espina, which connects with the Ports de Tortosa-Beseit, part of the Iberian System. The highest point is 1.706,7 m at the Montseny Massif.

Mountain ranges

From North to South:


The protected areas in the Catalan Pre-Coastal Range are: Parc Natural del Montseny, Parc Natural de Sant Llorenç del Munt i l'Obac, Parc Natural de Montserrat, Parc Natural dels Ports de Tortosa-Beseit and Parc Natural de la Serra de Montsant.

See also


  1. Serra del Montsià

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Coordinates: 41°36′55″N 1°47′16″E / 41.61528°N 1.78778°E / 41.61528; 1.78778

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