The village can be accessed in different ways. The best ways are: from La Seu d’Urgell and from Sant Llorenç de Morunys, passing by Berga. It can also be reached by the B road that starts from the C-14 road and passes by Alinyà. It is an ancient village with a long history connected to the Borrell Counts and the Urgell Mitra County. Situated on a hill, with beautiful traditional houses and large balconies. Together with the village of Josa, it constitutes the municipality of Josa i Tuixén.