THE RUINS OF EMPÚRIES – 3 KM
A former Greek colony in Sant Martí d’Empúries. Near the fishing town of L’Escala. A unique location where you will find a Greek city and factory, an Indigetes settlement and a Roman city in the same place.
Opening times: from 10:00 (check out the website)
Approximate price: 5,00€
THE AIGUAMOLLS DE L’EMPORDÀ NATURAL PARK – 10KM
Wetlands with a surface area of more than 4,000 hectares with a double purpose: on the one hand, to conserve, enhance and favour the natural systems and, on the other hand, to make conservation compatible with economic development.
Opening times : from 9:00 check out the website)
Approximate price : free of charge
TORROELLA DE MONTGRÍ CASTLE – 11 KM
A military fortification declared a Cultural Asset of National Interest. A mountain that looks like a bishop lying down with a ring on his finger? Yes, that’s right! It’s the Montgrí Massif and the ring is the castle of the same name. There is a route you can climb up to get to it from Torroella de Montgrí. Once you reach the top, the view over the Empordà region and the Medes Isles is breath-taking.
THE MEDES ISLES, (L’ESTARTIT – 13KM)
Historically, the Medes Isles have captivated human beings and attracted them, as can be seen by the remains of shipwrecks in the surrounding waters. In fact, some sunken Greek vessels have been found there.
Sant Martí d’Empúries – 2.9 km
L’Escala – 4.6 km
Palau-Sator – 17 km
Peratallada – 18 km
Madremanya – 19 km
The mediaeval village of Monells – 21 km
Cadaqués – 23 km
Begur – 23 km
Hiking along the GR92 footpath
Scuba diving and Snorkelling
Flying in a light aircraft
Pitch & Putt in Castelló d’Empúries