Excursions: walking, cycling, culture

Go cycling

The “Ruta del Tren Petit” runs for 6 km between Palamós and Palafrugell along the disused narrow gauge railway track formerly linking Palamós with Girona via La Bisbal d’Empordà. The route goes through the municipal areas of Palamós, Mont-ras and Palafrugell, with branch “greenways” leading off to Vall-llòbrega and Castell and La Fosca beaches

The “Vies Verdes” route, 140 kilometres, crossing 5 counties. Is taken to mean those communication infrastructures created upon sections of railway lines no longer used as such for transport purposes, and on paths in nature for non-motorised users, walkers, cyclists or persons with reduced mobility, which can be used for recreational purposes and to travel among tourist and commercial activity centres

The “Pirinexus” route, 353 kilometres, crossing 53 towns and 8 counties. Is a circular route designed for different places, linking Girona and south of France, which can be started from different point. The route that unites the “Pirinexus”, aims to bring together stretches that share similar characteristics in the sense that they are isolated from motorised traffic and have mild inclines. For walkers and cyclists you can plan yourself your route for stages

Go Hiking

In the Baix Empordà region there are networks of paths designed marked especially to be done on foot or by bicycle. These paths will lead you to the most charming places of the Costa Brava

Maps for walking, cycling, routes by car and other collection of itineraries on Baix Empordà area

Cultural Heritage

“Palafrugell+” 7 cultural experiences for only € 8: Gardens and Sculpture Park of Cap Roig + Monumental Ensemble of Sant Sebastià de la Guarda + House Museum of the local writer Josep Pla + Cork Museum + Modernist Water Tower Can Mario + Modern Sculpture Museum Foundation Vila Casas + 1 local cultural activity to choose