Since the settlement of the first families in Bardenas, they were characterized by their tendency to promote many economic, social, cultural and union-related iniciatives. In regards to the agriculture, the people of Bardenas have stood out for their vegetable crops.

One example of the associative nature of Bardenas is the jota group “Cinco Villas”, born in 1960, which continues spreading the Aragonese folk culture to this day.

Nowadays, Bardenas has a population of 648 people.

ORIGINS

Bardenas was founded on the 8th of April, 1959. The people that inhabited this new town came from Ejea, Alcalá de Moncayo, Tranquera, Rivas and Biota.

ARTISTIC HERITAGE

The church and the rest of the buildings stand out because of their architectural style, typical of the colonization towns. It combines the use of stone with other materials, which gives a very picturesque appearence to the urban environment.

NATURE

Bardenas is very close to the leisure centre El Bolaso, an area with great environmental interest, specially because of its wetland.

MUNICIPAL SERVICES

Neighborhood council

Mayor: Ángel Felipe Fernández.

Council members: Daniel Melero Sanz, Fernando Francés Nogué, Antonio José Jordán Arruej.

Town office: Mondays from 12:00 to 13:00.

Urban waste management – essentials pick-up

Contact number:

Urban waste management Comarca Cinco Villas. 976 66 22 10

FCC delegate office. Customer service. 976 66 44 98

HEALTHCARE

Practice, infirmary and first-aid. Mondays to Fridays, from 9:00 to 11:00.

SOCIAL ASSISTANCE SERVICES

Red Cross patient transportation. Wednesdays, 07:45.

EDUCATIONAL SERVICES

Library. Mondays, from 17:30 to 18:30.

INFRASTRUCTURE AND EQUIPMENT

Social and cultural infrastructure. Multipurpose hall, cinema, dance hall, bullring.

Sports infrastructure. Municipal swimming pool, basketball court, mini-handball court, indoors fronton court, outdoor multisport field and soccer field.

PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION

Cinco Villas Buses

Sádaba – Zaragoza. 08:10 – 10:40 – 17:10. (Daily).

Zaragoza – Sádaba. 09:20 – 14:20 – 18:20 – 21:20. (Daily).

Ágreda buses

Carcastillo – Zaragoza. 07:15. (Daily).

Zaragoza – Carcastillo. 20:30. (Daily).

José María Sanz Buses

Alera – Ejea. 09:20 (M, T, Th, F). 09:30 (W). 15:40 (M, T, W, Th, F).

Ejea – Alera. 12:10 (M, T, W, Th, F). 19:10 (M, T, W, Th, F).

USEFUL INFORMATION

Holidays and festivities. 3-7 August

Bars: 3

Restaurants In the leisure complex El Bolaso you can find the El Bolaso restaurant.

ACCOMMODATIONS

Casa Jara (VTR)

Estrella street, nº 7

50694 Bardenas. (Ejea de los Caballeros). Zaragoza.

Tel. No.: 699 979 483

www.casajara.civitur.es

jarairu@gmail.com