From Barcelona: Costa Brava Villages Day Trip with Lunch
Explore quaint, fascinating towns and villages
Learn about the region's history and culture
Immerse yourself in a local, authentic experience, lead by an amazing guide
Spend some time at the beach, swim and snorkel (optional)
Enjoy a 3-course meal with wine at a fantastic local restaurant
Begin your journey at La Fosca, a tranquil beach village near Palamós. This destination boasts a stunning sandy beach framed by lush pine forests, creating a serene and picturesque atmosphere. Immerse yourself in the crystal-clear waters, enjoy a leisurely stroll along the shoreline, or simply unwind in this peaceful oasis. La Fosca sets the tone for a day of relaxation and natural beauty.
We’ll continue our adventure to Calella de Palafrugell, an idyllic coastal village that embodies the true essence of the Mediterranean. Admire the whitewashed houses, iconic fishing boats, and charming promenade, and learn about Catalonia’s history and culture as your guide takes you through the narrow streets lined with charming boutiques and cozy cafés.
Next, we’ll venture to Llafranc, another special village nestled along the Costa Brava coastline. Llafranc beckons with its pristine sandy beach, azure waters, and picturesque harbor filled with colorful boats. Stroll along the scenic promenade, soak up the panoramic views from the iconic lighthouse Far de Sant Sebastià, and immerse yourself in the town’s charming atmosphere.
Time to journey inland to the medieval village of Pals, perched majestically on a hilltop, offering breathtaking vistas of the surrounding countryside. Explore the labyrinthine cobblestone streets, marvel at the impeccably preserved medieval architecture, and visit the iconic Torre de les Hores, a magnificent Romanesque tower. The village’s enchanting squares and historic buildings transport you to a bygone era.
Here, you will enjoy a delicious 3-course meal with local wine (or other beverages) at one of our favorite restaurants in the whole region of Catalonia. This gastronomic experience is sure to complement your understanding and immersion in the local culture and identity.
Conclude your day trip in the stunning village of Begur, renowned for its captivating views and rich historical heritage. Meander through the charming winding streets adorned with stone houses, boutique shops, and inviting cafés. Ascend to the medieval castle, where panoramic vistas of the coastline and verdant countryside await. If time permits, we’ll venture to nearby secluded coves and beaches, such as Sa Riera or Aiguablava, to revel in a refreshing swim or one last tranquil moment by the sea, before heading back to Barcelona.
Hotel pickup and drop off in Barcelona. If outside of Barcelona, there might be surcharge. Please inquire
Transportation in a comfortable private vehicle
A 3-course lunch with drinks at one of our favorite local restaurants
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