Essentials
Culture and Tradition The different cultural events have completely changed the way that we view our local culture and landscape. This means that for some years now, just as the programme of events has become more extensive so […]
The North Face, the Girona Pyrenees Surrounded by peaks almost 3,000 metres high, lie such emblematic valleys of the Girona Pyrenees as the valleys of Núria and Camprodon. The Cerdanya and Ripollès regions, in the north of the province, are also […]
Activities to Discover the Region A land blessed by nature, with an exceptional landscape and a rich variety of produce all year round, is the ideal setting for original food and wine experiences. Various companies provide a wide range of […]
Local Produce and Local People Getting to know the local people means discovering their cuisine, which is the result of a combination of tradition, terroir, produce and demanding local farmers that take an active part in promoting Girona’s gastronomy. Our […]
Tramontana Landscapes In the Empordà, the cold northerly tramontana wind has long been the object of innumerable literary references. It blows the clouds into strange shapes and leaves the sky clear and blue. Over the centuries, the […]
Land of Volcanoes The Garrotxa region’s beech forests, woods and farmhouses make for one of the most exuberant landscapes in Girona. And in the heart of the Garrotxa Volcanic Area Natural Park, you’ll come across a wide variety […]
Medieval Empordanet The peaceful atmosphere that still pervades the area known as Empordanet to this day is a marvellous sensation. Lying between the city of Girona and the seaside towns of the Costa Brava, in Baix Empordà, […]
Girona, our Capital City Anyone that strolls through Girona and ends up getting lost in the maze of alleys in the Jewish quarter will understand the saying “Girona captivates me”, taken from Ricard Viladesau’s famous sardana. And it’s not […]
The DO Empordà Wine Route Discover the secrets involved in making DO Empordà quality wine at any one of over thirty wineries that open their doors to visitors. Surrounded by over 30-year-old vines, some of them are within sight of […]
The Costa Brava, a Wild Coast The Costa Brava has everything you could ever wish for. From beaches and coves with stunning sunsets to fishing villages alive with restaurants specialising in seasonal locally-sourced seafood.
From the Sea to the Mountains The Empordà is a region of contrasts, a mixture of sea and mountains, of strong north wind and mild Mediterranean climate. It also boasts secluded beaches and coves in protected areas of great natural beauty, […]
A Land of Stars The province of Girona is now unquestionably one of the main international destinations for food and wine tourism. The Costa Brava, in particular, is at the forefront of culinary innovation and has become the most […]