Arts & Culture
The cultural legacy of Baix Empordà currently remains in the form of dolmens, small churches and medieval villages. This rich history and culture has been a source of inspiration for writers and artists from the likes of Josep Pla and Salvador Dali.
If you are passionate about music, visit us during the months of July and August, during the International Music Festival of Torroella. Many recitals and chamber music concerts of sacred music, jazz...are held all around the village.
In addition, each town celebrates its "Fiesta Mayor" with music, dance, popular dining, theater and animation for children.
The beautiful Empordà area has more than 100 km of marked routes to explore on foot, horseback, bicycle or balloon the beauty that lurks in every corner of the Costa Brava.
Golf and pitch and putt and a myriad of adventure sports: skydiving, horseback, flying ultralights, quads... will make your stay in the area unforgettable.
Empordà coastal beaches are the best place to enjoy the vast range of sports offer at its best. From scuba diving, - the Medes Islands are well known by divers all around the world -, as well as skiing, ski bus, wakeboarding, snorkeling... through sailing, fishing, kayaking, windsurfing, boat rentals... enjoy a unique experience!
Rice from Pals, Palamos prawns, "escalivada", the sweet sausage, donuts handcraft, "mató"... are some of the typical products you can enjoy in the 14 gastronomic campaigns that are organized in the region.