Barcelona, the capital of Catalonia, is only 80 km away. An opportunity to discover the Catalan modernist movement and Gaudi’s work, don’t miss the Ramblas and the Gothic quarter, etc. Barcelona provides a vast cultural offer including museums, exhibitions, etc. Also noteworthy is its shopping options with high-quality shops and brands, and a large variety of restaurants and gastronomy.
A 40 km of the apartments is Girona small town with a great historical value. The very well preserved Jewish quarter takes us into the surrounded medieval city, near the old town, by the Carolingian Walls, the Cathedral, the Arab Baths … His wide range of monuments, museums and small restaurants and shops make Girona is a very interesting view.
The Dai Route
The Dali Route or the so called Daly Triangle, unites the towns in the Empordá region of Figueres where the Dali Theatre-Museum is located with Púbol where the Museum-Castle House is located, and Port Lligat, the beautiful cove of Cadaqués where we can find the House-Museum. In these three places, you will find the keys to interpreting the work of the genius artist Salvador Dalí. We recommend purchasing you tickets online to skip the queues.
Tossa de Mar
Only 10 km away from the apartments is Tossa de Mar, an old fisherman’s village with a long history and a walled medieval part which is kept intact and makes it a unique on the Catalan coast. An enclave of the Costa Brava also with beaches and coves of natural beauty. Noteworthy is also its shopping and gastronomic offer. [+ info]
Besalú is an attractive town in the region of La Garrotxa, located 72 km away from the apartments. Declared “Site of natural and cultural interest” it is outstanding for its Romanesque heritage: Bridge, Church of Sant Julià, the old hospital or Llaudes House. Also of this period is the “Miqwe” or Jewish baths. A site not to be missed. [+ info]
0 km from the apartment is the town of Banyoles which has a lake of a karstic origin which in addition to its beauty offers diverse tourist and sports attractions. It also has various museums and the archaeological site of La Draga. [+ info]
Olot - Garrotxa
Also in region of La Garrotxa, 94 km away from the apartments, is the town of Olot which is the capital of the area. Especially known for its natural interest and for forming part of the ‘Natural Park of the Volcanic Area of La Garrotxa‘ the best example of the volcanic landscape of the peninsula, it has forty volcanic cones and the unique beauty of the Jordà Beech Forest. [+ info]
Calella de Palafrugell
Calella de Palafrugell is a beautiful town of the Costa Brava only 56 km away from the apartments. It is one of the few towns that still preserves the charm prior to the arrival of mass tourism, located in the Baix Empordà area. During the summer period, the botanical gardens of Cap Roig, which are located in this area, are the venue for the Cap Roig Music Festival, and of the annual gathering of singing of Habaneres which takes place facing the sea, opposite Les Voltes.
The Núria Valley is a Pyrenean valley in the area of El Ripollés; located 125 km away from Lloret is the town of Ribes de Freser where to take a cog railway which is the only way to access the valley besides as by foot. Núria is located at an altitude of 2000 m and is surrounded by mountains of more than 3000 m. There we find the sanctuary of the Mother of God of Núria, which is the home to the Romanesque carving. Highly refreshing excursion. [+ info]