Sant Joan de Boi

Boí is a village in the province of Lleida, in Catalonia. It lies at the centre of the valley and municipality of Vall de Boí. The population of Boi village is 216.

Small Village Boi

Small Village Boi

Map of Boi Village

Map of Boi Village

Boi Village

Boi Village

Boi Village

Street of Boi Village

Fortified Gate in Boi Village

Fortified Gate in Boi Village

Alley of the Boi village

Alley of the Boi village

The Church of Sant Joan de Boi is the Romanesque parish church in the village of Boi, historic center of the homonymous valley, belonging in the municipality of Vall de Boi.

The church of Sant Joan de Boi

The church of Sant Joan de Boi

Dedicated to St. John Baptist, the building is located under the rock where the castle once stood Boi. It consists of three naves separated by arches.

Booklet of the church Sant Joan de Boi.

Booklet of the church Sant Joan de Boi.

The monument of John the Baptist on the hill and the church which is donated to him.

The monument of John the Baptist on the hill and the church which is donated to him.

Murals of the church entrance.

Murals of the church entrance.

Main Alter and St. John the Baptist

Main Alter and St. John the Baptist

Main Alter and St. John the Baptist

Beautiful wall paintings of Sant Joan de Boi

Naves and Arches of the St. Joan Church in Boi Village.

Naves and Arches of the St. Joan Church in Boi Village.

Explanation of Sant Joan de Boi

Explanation of Sant Joan de Boi

I got up onto the top floor of the bell tower.

I got up onto the top floor of the bell tower.

View of Boi village from the bell tower.

View of Boi village from the bell tower.

View of Boi village from the bell tower.

View of Boi village from the bell tower.

After having enjoyed scenery from the bell tower, I got off the tower, left this small village and went to a booked hotel.

 

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