Thursday, 29 September 2011

Contrasta ARABARRI Draft Town Text (dmb)


Contrasta, a small remote walled town to the East of Vitoria-Gasteiz
in the Alava County stands on a small hill dominating the rolling plateau near the  pass of Puerto de Opacua and close to the Navarre border. Alfonso X gave the town its charter.
Town website
Now conservation and planning is managed by ARABARRI
Wikipedia page. (Spanish)
Source Diputation Foral de Alava (1999) See and Discover ALAVA: guide for VisitVitoria-Gasteiz p 64
Photos from dmb visits 2005, 2011