Family holidays in the Costa Brava

Family holidays in the Costa Brava

Family holidays in the Costa Brava

Are you organising your next summer holidays?Wondering where to go to?Are you searching for the ideal place and perfect activities for you and your family?So let us introduce you to the best holiday destination in Spain: the Costa Brava.

The Spanish Costa Brava is one of the best turistic place to go to in family. The coast is caracterized by a steep landscape of rocks and pinetrees, leaving the place to wonderful sandbeaches and coves. It also offers a rich historic and cultural heritage as well as natural parcs and lovely medieval villages to be charmed by.

What will you do on the Costa Brava?

A lot of visitors wonder what to see when coming to the Costa Brava.As we said before, it is a unique place, full of possibilities to offer and activities to do, some examples of which you will find in the following list we prepared for you:

1.Enjoy the best Costa Brava's beaches of sand:

The coast is full of wonderful beaches with clear waters, most of them close to some former and typical fishermen's village where you will enjoy a good time following the so-called "caminos de ronda" (round paths), coastal paths going through little woods and wonderful landscapes  in search for the loveliest coves the coast is hiding.

2. Visit lovely charming villages:

The Costa Brava preserves a lot of worth visiting villages, each one offering a peculiarity you will fall in love with. The following exemples are our "must-see" selection:

Cadaques: a lovely former fishermen's harbour with typical white houses that inspired the painter Salvador Dali.
Tossa de Mar: the last fortificated village of the Costa Brava. Enjoy its charming little streets especially animated during the summer time.
L'Escala: a coastal village with lovely beaches and coves where you can also have a cultural getaway discovering the ancient Greek harbour and Empuries ruins.
Peratallada: Known as the best preserved medieval place of the Costa Brava, Enter in the village and get lost in its charming little streets of stones.
Begur:Come to discover the houses of "The indians" built by some of the villagers who emigrated to Cuba in the XIXth century.

3. Visit Girona , you will be dazzled by this incredible town:

if you are the kind of tourist who likes to drive around the Costa Brava and visit a lot of places, do not lose the opportunity to see the city of Girona which won the price of Europe in 2016. 

There is a lot to see in Girona but you can not leave without seeing the colourful houses on the Onyar river, climbing all the steps of the Cathedral or without visiting the Church of Sant Feliu and the Arab Baths.

4.Enjoy the good gastronomy of the area:

Make the most of your visit to the Costa Brava and taste the typical dishes of the area. A lot of town (like L'Escala and its anchovies)and villages celebrate their own product and organise animated weeks fo you to try the local products, see for exemple the city of Pals whose restaurants include in their menu the typical rice of the place.

Do you need more information on what to do ? We can help you organise your tour or give you the best tips for you to have an ideal stay on the Costa Brava ! We will help you to find the best activities and experiences according to your desires.