Activities in the Costa Brava

Activities in the Costa Brava

Wide range of sports and leisure facilities.

The Costa Brava is an inexhaustible wealth of landscapes, beaches, villages, sensations, people and possibilities. Through its 214 km of coastline and find nature reserves Cap de Creus or the Medes Islands. Villages that conserve the marine charm that made be visited by legendary characters as Cadaqués or Port de la Selva. Resorts like Roses or Platja d'Aro. And different villages such as Calella de Palafrugell, Llafranc or Tamariu that make people go year after year.

The Costa Brava offers a wide range of activities to satisfy the tourism that moves to our shores. This wide range of activities can cover all claims, from the highest to the lowest.

In the Costa Brava we can practice adventure sports, water, hiking, golf, Pitch & Putt, Hiking, biking road and mountain biking, Riding, Segway, ballooning, flying light aircraft, parasailing, diving, sailing, Kayaking , windsurfing and kite surfing, waterskiing, banana, paddle tennis. etc. etc.


There are several golf courses in the province of Girona. You can choose to play taking sea or mountain views. The golf course near Girona offers classes for all levels and also for children.

Girona.Campo Girona Golf

Urbanizacio Golf Girona, sn

Sant Julia de Ramis 17481 Phone: +34 97 217 1641

Golf Gualta

Ctra. Torroella de Montgri to Parlava, 0.5 km

E17257 Gualta. Baix Emporda Phone: +34 97 276 0338 or +34 97 275 5082

Club de Golf Costa Brava

Urb. Golf Costa Brava 'La Masia'

17246 Santa Cristina d'Aro Phone: +34 97 283 7055

Club de Golf Peralada

Paratge of Garriga, sn

Peralada 17491 Phone: +34 97 253 8287

Club Golf d'Aro-Mas Nou

Urb. Mas Nou, sn

17250 Platja d'Aro Phone: +34 97 281 6727

Empordà Golf

Ctra. Palafrugell-Torroella de Montgri

Gualta 17257 Phone: +34 97 278 2030


If you want to take advantage of the stay on the Costa Brava for shopping at a mall or shopping areas of the main towns and cities, you will find all kinds of shops: clothing, jewelry, shoes, perfumes, gifts ... The cities Girona, Figueres and Palafrugell have a wide range of top brand shops and establishments of local products. Furthermore, the main tourist towns like Roses, Platja d'Aro or Lloret de Mar you can find a great commercial offer. A good option is to go to the Rock Village, the outlet of the Roca del Vallès, which offers over one hundred establishments of the best brands.


Castell de Peralada

Address: Plaça del Carme, 1, Peralada, Girona. Spain

Phone: +34 972 53 80 11

Flamenco Gran Casino Costa Brava

Address: Avenida Villa de Tossa, 27-43.17310 Lloret de Mar, Girona. Spain

Phone: +34 972 37 25 75


Water World. Carretera Vidreres km. 17310. 1.2 Lloret De Mar (Girona)

Aquadiver. Circumval·lació road, s / n 17250. Platja d'Aro (Girona)

Acuabrava. Cadaqués road, km. 0.78 17480. Roses (Girona)



The Cortalet - Carretera de Sant Pere Pescador 13.6 km.

17486 Castello d'Empuries (L'Alt Empordà)

Phone: (+34) 972 454 222


Alp tourism office - Av Tossa d'Alp, 6. 08695 Bagà.

Phone: (+34) 938 244 151

Cap de Creus

See the Cap de Creus - Monastery of Sant Pere de Rodes

17489 Port de la Selva (L'Alt Empordà)

Phone: (+34) 972 193 191

Natural Paratge d'Albera National Interest

C. Amadeu Sudrià, 3

17753 Espolla (L'Alt Empordà)

Phone: (+34) 972 545 079

Natural Park of Montgrí, Illes Medes i Baix Ter

Passeig del Port, s / n - Espigó Llevant

17258 L'Estartit (Torroella de Montgri) (Baix Empordà)

Phone: (+34) 972 751 701

Montseny Natural Park

Museu de la Gabella - C. Major, 6

17401 Arbúcies. (Jungle)

Phone: (+34) 972 860 908

Volcanic Zone of the Garrotxa

CASAL DELS VOLCANS - Av Santa Coloma, s / n.

17800. Olot (La Garrotxa)

Phone: (+34) 972 268 112


The Costa Brava stretches over the province of Girona, in 5.885Km2, the extreme north-east of Catalonia. This limits the north with the Pyrenees Mountains and the west by the Tordera river and Malgrat de Mar, the first town in the province of Barcelona. The Costa Brava extends along 158 linear kilometers (85 nautical miles) and 256 kilometers of coast profile with the following geographical coordinates: between 41º40 'and 42º30' N latitude and 5º27 'and 7º longitude E. The regions of Alt Empordà, Baix Empordà, Gironès, Pla de l'Estany and Selva form the Costa Brava.


The climate of the Costa Brava is typically Mediterranean, characterized by hot dry summers and moderately cold winters. However, due to its geographical diversity and breadth they are differentiated according to latitude and proximity to the sea weather. A great feature of the weather in the region is the frequency and strength blowing north wind called Tramuntana.


The terrain is steep coast combined with beaches and coves surrounded by vegetation and a forest of pines and oaks. The geo-morphology that has been allowed to preserve some segments of the original landscape. The landscape and the formation of the same make the Costa Brava an ideal place for practicing sailing and water sports at the same time allowing you to enjoy a charming environment and places to visit.

The Costa Brava has been the inspiration for many artists and filmmakers who, captivated by the charm that gives its landscape have become the scene of his work.


The population of the Costa Brava is 635.5902 2 inhabitants distributed as follows:


                         Population         density (inhabitants / km2)

Girones                     175 148               304.39

Alt Empordà              135 413                 99.75

Baix Empordà           130 738                186.32

La Selva                    164 646                 65.46

Pla de l 'Estany           29 645               112.79


The Costa Brava offers a wide range of natural areas among which stand out for their coastal location the following:

Cabo de Creus

Natural Park Cabo de Creus create the March 12, 1998 constituting the first land-sea park in the country with land and sea 10.813Ha 3.073Ha. The land area includes three natural sites of national interest (PNIN) Gordo Cabo-Cabo de Creus, Punta Falconera-Cap Norfeu, the Sierra de Rodes and the islands located within the marine park boundaries. The marine area includes three partial nature reserves (the Farallones de Creus Cape and Cape Norfeu) and integrated marine nature reserve Encalladora.

The Medes Islands

The natural parc de les Illes Medes presents a great varietat d'ambients i biodiversitat. Petit este arxipèlag, situat in front of the coast of Estartit ESTÀ format Illots per set: the Medellot, l'illa of the Meda Gran, the Meda Petita, Ferrenelles them, the Tasco Gros, the Tasco Petit Bernat i the Carall. The protecció s'inicià espai d'este 1983 comptant actualment figure protecció amb i conservació Flora i fauna marí fons de les Illes Medes i ters Montgrí coast, between Punta Rock i Molinet Salines.

Reserve Ses Negres

Located in the town of Begur, Ses Negres is between the coves of Sa Riera and Aiguafreda. The islands owe their name to the shape and color of their substrate and have an area of ​​80 hectares including the cliffs that surround the mountains of Begur. The boundaries of the reserve remain marked by buoys and beacons demarcating the protected space which has a management plan activities that are carried out.


Park Aiguamolls was established as such in 1983 after starting his defense in 1976 against a proposed development. The park is situated between the mouths of the rivers Muga and Fluvià. With an area of ​​4.731ha (834 ha of natural reserves). Aiguamolls known for its fish and birds typical of wetlands.


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