At very few kilometers from Can Gat Vell you will enjoy of the whole charm of Empordà and the best beaches of the Costa Brava: cultural visits, Catalan heritage, markets, fairs, aquatic activities, hiking, mountain biking, Dali, equestrian, coves and path of the Costa Brava, towns like Girona and Figueres

What can we visit ?

What not to miss

All the visits we can’t miss, in the Alt Empordà, the Baix Empordà, the Gironès, La Selva, La Garrotxa, El Pla de l’Estany, El Ripollès and the South of France. We also recommend some museums. A must-see is the Dalí triangle.

District Alt Empordà

Very nearby: Saus, Sant Mori, Vilaür, Ventalló, Bàscara etc.
Figueres, 21 km: Dalí Museum, St Ferran Castle.
Monastery of Vilabertran
The Romanesque monastery of Sant Pere de Rodes, 17 km.
Natural Park Cap de Creus and the fishing villages of Port de la Selva and Cadaqués, 52 km.
The Greco-Roman ruins of Empúries, 18 km.
The Aigüamolls Natural Park only 29 km.
The Romanesque church of Cholera
Sant Miquel de Fluvià with its church and oven
Place of the Albera: between Figueres and La Jonquera. Boadella, birth of La Muga. Darnius. Maçanet of Cabrenys.
Figueres Zone: Sant Llorenç de la Muga, Maçanet of Cabrenys, Pantà Boadella, Castell de Requesens

District El Pla de l’Estany

Banyoles with its lake and the Darder Museum, just 19 km.
The rock caves of Serinyà, 35 km.

District Baix Empordà

The Iberian settlement of Ullastret, 27 km.
The natural park of the Medes Islands and Montgrí Coast, 18 km.
The Romanesque church of Cruïlles
The medieval villages of Pals, Peratallada, Cruïlles, Monells, Palau-Sator, Sant Sadurní de l’Heura
The coves of Begur i Palafrugell, Sant Sebastia Lighthouse, 38 km.
Castle Púbol
La Bisbal d’Empordà with its pottery shops

District Gironès

Girona cathedral and Jewish district, 23 km. Touristic information. Girona Map
Sant Marti Vell

District La Garrotxa

Volcanic area with its volcanoes 46 km: Santa Margarita, Croscat etc.
Santa Pau
Castellfollit of the Rock
The medieval town of Besalu, 43 km.

District La Selva

Tossa de Mar

District El Ripollès

Camprodon, Sant Joan de les Abadesses, Ripoll

South of France:

Ceret and its Museum of Modern Art
Collioure / Collioure
Réserve Africaine de Sigean
Monastery of St Miquel de Cuixà (from Prades FR)
St Marti Canigou (from Casteil – Vernet les Bains FR)

Special :

The triangle Dalí Museum (Figueres, Púbol Castle, House Portlligat), 21 km. Organitzamos tours.
Do not forget the music festivals of Torroella, Perelada i Cap Roig

Museums nearby

Here you have the link of all museums according its thema.

Meanwhile, a few ones …

Dali Museum in Figueres
Ruins of Empúries
Toy Museum
Ecomuseum of flour
Museum of Exile
Museum of Anchovy and Salt
Museum of Cork
Museum of cinema
Motorcycle Museum
Museum of the jam

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