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Alta Ribagorça
—  Comarca  —

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Country  Spain
Autonomous community  Catalonia
Province Lleida
Capital Pont de Suert
Municipalities
Area
 - Total 426.8 km2 (164.8 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 - Total 4,431
 - Density 10.4/km2 (26.9/sq mi)
 - Demonym Ribagorçan
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 - Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code
Largest municipality Pont de Suert

Alta Ribagorça is one of the comarques of Catalonia, Spain. Its capital is Pont de Suert.

Municipalities of Alta Ribagorça:

The Catalan Romanesque Churches of the Vall de Boí are UNESCO World Heritage Sites.(Nov. 30, 2000).[1]

In the North-East of the area there is the Aigüestortes i Estany de Sant Maurici National Park, which attracts an important number of visitors.

The local Ribagorçan dialect is a variant of Catalan, which has some transitional traits to Aragonese.

Location:

  • Farthest east point: 0° 58' 27,80" East longitude.
  • Farthest west point: 0° 41' 30,24" East longitude.
  • Farthest north point: 42° 37' 58,88" North latitude.
  • Farthest south point: 42° 18' 0,07" North latitude.

Highest point: Comaloformo (3030 m) in the Bessiberri Range.

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Coordinates: 42°27′48″N 0°49′47″E / 42.46333°N 0.82972°E / 42.46333; 0.82972


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