Day trip

From Barcelona: Girona and Costa Brava Full-Day Tour

Activity provider: In Out Barcelona Tours

From Barcelona: Girona and Costa Brava Full-Day Tour

Activity provider: In Out Barcelona Tours
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From US$ 94.87 per person

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Explore the breathtaking landscapes and whitewashed villages of the Costa Brava, and the medieval architecture of Girona on an 8-hour small-group or private tour from Barcelona. Travel back in time as you discover Roman and medieval history.

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Duration 10 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish, German
Pickup included
You will get a message 24 hours prior to departure with the specific pickup time at your accommodation as well as the name of your guide and their telephone number.
Private or small groups available

Experience

Highlights
  • Stroll the maze-like medieval streets of Girona
  • Discover the dramatic landscapes of the Costa Brava
  • Go to the small fishing village of Calella de Palafurgell
  • Learn about the ancient pathways of the Caminos de Ronda
  • Benefit from a small-group tour, limited to 8 guests, with hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Take a dip in crystal clear waters
  • Explore the best-preserved Jewish Ghetto in Europe
Full description

Explore the stunning landscapes of the Costa Brava on a full-day tour to Girona from Barcelona. Depart the Catalan capital for the city of Girona, where the remains of its Roman and medieval past make an interesting contrast to the present-day city.

Get lost in a maze of narrow streets, and venture into the best-preserved Jewish Ghetto in Europe. Admire the cathedral, home to the widest Gothic nave in the world. Marvel at the brightly colored houses on the banks of the Onyar River. Then, transfer to the breathtaking landscapes and villages of the Costa Brava, stopping at the medieval village of Pals en route.

Stroll down cobblestone streets, and enjoy some of the best panoramas of the Mediterranean Sea whipped up by the fierce Tramontana wind. Marvel at the fields and plains of Empordà extending to the horizon. Discover dramatic views of the Catalan coast, surrounded by green mountains, sheer cliffs, and small villages of whitewashed houses. Stop in the traditional fishing village of Calella de Palafrugell, and feel as if you have been transported back to yesteryear. Explore the pristine landscape of Calella, and discover the ancient pathways of the Caminos de Ronda.

Once used by fishermen, watchmen and smugglers, these paths allow you to explore the virgin coast at your leisure, where you will discover popular beaches and inaccessible coves and cliffs. Take a dip in crystal clear water, surrounded by unspoiled nature.

Includes
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off in a private air-conditioned minivan between 8:00 AM and 9:00 AM
  • Guide
  • Small-group tour with up to 8 guests
  • Walking tour
  • Beach tour at Calella de Palafrugell
  • Tips and personal expenses
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All required protective equipment is provided
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Swimwear

Know before you go

  • Please note that this is a small group tour with a maximum group size of 8 people
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.7 /5

based on 345 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.6/5
  • Transportation
    4.6/5
  • Value for money
    4.5/5
  • Safety
    4.9/5

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This was a great small group tour of Girona, Pals, and Llafranc beach. It is a very full day with lots of great sites to see. Photo opps are endless as these areas are all amazingly beautiful. Tour guide Gasper was friendly, knowledgeable and a pleasure to spend the day with. He was a great driver and took us through some beautiful areas in addition to the places we stopped. Highly recommend!

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September 30, 2022

The day tour was truly amazing and we had a very enjoyable time! Our first stop Girona is really a very charming city where games of thrones were filmed and the beach we went to was absolutely stunning!! Omid our guide was also very knowledgeable and he has many fun facts and stories to share with us. He was also very helpful in helping us take photos. Highly recommended!

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September 12, 2022

Matt was an awesome guide …. Upbeat and knowledgeable ….. love the small towns We were a little slow going but he was very patient The tour needs to make people aware that there are alot of steps and much walking …. Not for older people who have trouble walking or doing steps. Glad we went saw another side of Spain thanks to Matt

September 11, 2022

Product ID: 61512