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Girona and Costa Brava Tour from Barcelona

From US$110.80
Highlights
  • Escape Barcelona's bustle with a day trip to Girona and the Costa Brava
  • Visit three towns and villages—hard to do if exploring independently
  • Tour Girona and Pals with a guide to learn about their history
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Girona and Costa Brava Tour from Barcelona
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Girona and Costa Brava Tour from Barcelona
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Overview
Checking off the medieval city of Girona and villages of Costa Brava in a day from Barcelona is a big ask if you're doing it independently. This tour lets you scratch both off your list with no transportation worries—whisking you to Girona and two other historical towns you might otherwise easily miss. Plus, there’s a guide to bring the sights to life and an opportunity to swim at a Costa Brava cove.
What to Expect
Board an air-conditioned vehicle in central Barcelona, and travel through the picturesque Catalan countryside to Girona.

Learn about the city’s long past from your guide, and on arrival, enjoy a walking tour of the Old Town. See the 11th-century Cathedral and Roman-era walls, and get free time to stroll independently.

Continue to Pals, a cobbled town coiled beneath the remains of a castle and, after an introductory tour, enjoy free time to explore. Then, pass Begur’s medieval castle on route to the Costa Brava seaside village of Calella de Palafrugell, famous for its rugged coves.

Get free time for lunch (own expense) or to relax, perhaps choosing to swim from a cove or stroll around the clifftop Cap Roig botanical gardens (own expense).

After reconvening at a pre-arranged time, your tour finishes at the original starting point in Barcelona.
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Reviewed 5 days ago
a wonderful day trip from Barcelona

A memorable day. All three stops were wonderful, the weather was perfect, the crowds had not yet arrived and Feliciano was a professional and very personable guide. His commentary along the way made the journey between stops interesting and his ability to squeeze that van...More

Thank TacoMac
Reviewed 5 days ago
Spectacular Cities - Not Really Guided

If you want someone walking around with you and pointing out every historical landmark or building, this is not the tour for you, but the cities that were visited are absolutely spectacular and worth the trip. The tour guides give you a brief rundown at...More

Thank Natalie B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Absolutely Amazing!

This tour is well worth the money and time away from Barcelona. We visited three beautiful areas of Catalonia. The guide Was extremely knowledgeable, entertaining and always willing to go out of his way to e sure we had all the information and enjoyed the...More

Thank Tegan W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Excellent Tour

Tour Guide/Driver: Matthias Wunsch Enjoyable and highly informative tour. 6 passengers plus Matthias. Excellent information on the visits plus much extra information on all things ‘Catalan’. Matthias was thoughtful and courteous about pick up and drop off in the different towns.

Thank Deborah T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Explore Catalunya

We thoroughly enjoyed our day with Miquel and the historical perspective he brought to our trip to Girona, Pals and Calella de Palafrugell. Lots of stairs, but spectacular scenery at the end of the climbs.

1  Thank Alana G
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