Montferrer est is a small moutain village at 815 m height. It is built below a feudal castle castrum Montferrer (ruins) and around the parish church ” Sainte Marie de Mollet”.
The town Montferrer
The residents of Montferrer are the “Montferrerois”. The Patron Saint of Montferrer is Sainte Marie. Population +/- 220 hab. Zip codel 66150
Mayor of Montferrer Rue Principale 66150 - Montferrer Tel. : 04 68 39 12 44
Geography de Montferrer
The village is located in the haut Vallespir, North of the Tech. 42° 26′ 20″ N – 2° 34′ 05″ E
Department: Pyrénées-Orientales 66
Region Languedoc-Roussillon Arrondissement Céret Canton Arles-sur-Tech Zip code of Montferrer : 66150 Altitude lowest 308 m –highest 1 608 m La Souque Superface area 22 km² Bordering towns : Arles-sur-Tech, Corsavy,Saint-Laurent-de-Cerdans, Le Tech.
History of Montferrer
The domaine of Montferrer is inhabited since the Neolithic period. A group grave has been found in the Can Pey cave (the site is not open for the public).
Map of the village Montferrer
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