Belonging to the municipality of Castelló de Empúries and in the middle of the Gulf of Roses, in the north of the Costa Brava, in the town of Empuriabrava, considered the largest residential Marianne in Europe, with 23 kilometers of navigable canals.
This is a unique space of 203 hectares, 27,000 meters of navigable canals for all types of boats, and 15,000 homes of Mediterranean construction, have made this area also known as the little Venice?
What to do in Empuriabrava
Its location and climate have made it a reference point for parachuting and water sports.
This pleasant coastal town has a modest airport which has become the most important parachuting center in Spain. It could not be otherwise, as seeing? little Venice? from the sky is a fantastic experience.
In addition to skydiving, Empuriabrava allows the practice of more than 40 different kinds of sports throughout the year, such as trekking, horse riding, cycling, go-karting, sailing, diving, or snorkeling. With water sports, like these last two, you will be able to contemplate the bottom of the sea in one of the most beautiful nature reserves.
Apart from cultivating the body, Empuriabrava also offers the option of cultural routes and cultivating the mind. Once again, thanks to its location, you can visit important museums, such as the Dalí Museum in Figueres, the Greek ruins of Roses, the castle of Perelada, Romanesque cathedrals such as Castelló d'Empúries and many other activities!
And, of course, the Mediterranean gastronomy of the area is worth trying, a pure, natural marine gastronomy that will not leave you indifferent!
The beaches of Empuriabrava
Empuriabrava concentrates three fantastic beaches along 7 kilometers:
- Can Comer beach, which is part of the well-known and beautiful nature reserve of the "Aiguamoll's Empordà Park".
- The beach of Empuriabrava, very complete in terms of services to satisfy all the needs of the tourists, and, in addition, it has the Blue Flag distinction, which guarantees the legality, health, accessibility, cleanliness, and safety of the beach.
- La Rubina beach, also known as the wild beach.