ROUTES AND OUTINGS
Discover the surroundings
Our position offers extensive and outstanding opportunities: the city of Girona is just 20 minutes away by car. A stroll around the Jewish quarter, exploring its ancient streets, the houses overlooking the River Onyar, the cathedral, a walk along the city walls, museums, shopping district. The city of Barcelona is an hour away by car, or 30 minutes by train.
If you would like to explore smaller villages, then close at hand we have:Besalú, Sant Esteve d’en Bas, Sant Privat d’en Bas, Olot (Art Museum, Saints Museum), Santa Pau where you can go for a ride on horseback or in a carriage to explore the woodlands of the Fageda d'en Jordà. We can help you organise a full-day outing to discover the delightful neighbouring villages. Close by are the Catalan Pyrenees, Camprodon, SetCases and the Vall de Núria.
We are 35 minutes from the La Garrotxa Volcanic Nature Park, where you can explore the woodlands, and also close by the Aiguamolls de l'Empordà Wetlands Park, the Illes Medes islands and the headland of Cap de Creus.
L'Empordà is also home to the traditional pottery town of La Bisbal, where you can admire the craft pottery and antiques.
We are 20 minutes from the town of Banyoles, with its lake, a place of outstanding environmental significance, and the perfect setting for watersports or for walking or cycling around the shoreline. A visit to Banyoles lake is a perfect choice any time of the year. Meanwhile, the little village of Hostalets d'en Bas in the La Garrotxa district boasts balconies lined with flowers, and the finest bread and sponge cakes in the world.