Don't miss out on all the cultural heritage richness of l'Alt Empordà

Cultural visits

Unique festivals within walking distance of Cala Montjoi

Something that is never lacking when you stay at Cala Montjoi is fun. From sunrise to late at night you can enjoy unique activities designed to entertain the whole family. Laughter is guaranteed! The best of all is that, on your trip to Cala Montjoi, you can take advantage of its location […]

Figueres: city of art and culture

In the vicinity of Cala Montjoi you can discover places with numerous attractions that can make each excursion an unforgettable adventure. For all tastes and ages, there is always a new destination waiting to surprise you. Today we invite you to visit the city of Figueres, one of the most interesting and outstanding towns in […]

Discover the charms of Peralada Castle: an authentic historical luxury

In the vicinity of Cala Montjoi you can find interesting places that combine nature and architecture. The excursions not only allow you to enjoy the beautiful landscapes, they also offer activities that entertain young and old. On this occasion we invite you to visit an imposing construction just 40 minutes from Cala Montjoi, it is the Castle […]

Travel to the past with the Greco-Roman ruins of Empúries

When you stay in Cala Montjoi you can do activities as varied as they are entertaining. Best of all, each one has its appeal for both children and adults, and you don't need to go far to enjoy them. Today we want to invite you to visit the Greco-Roman ruins of Empúries, located just an hour from Cala Montjoi. The […]

Cadaqués Costa Brava

20km from Roses. Picturesque fishing village, it is the easternmost town on the peninsula. To visit: Salvador Dalí House-Museum (Portlligat), Pierrot Moore Museum, Municipal Museum of Art and the Parish Church of Sta Maria with a beautiful baroque altarpiece (XNUMXth century).

Castrillo Trinidad Rosas Costa Brava
Castle of La Trinidad - Roses

It is a military construction dating from the 1.544th century, specifically from the year 1988, built under the reign of Emperor Carlos I, on a hermitage destroyed a few years earlier on the Punta de la Poncella. Since XNUMX it has been an Asset of Cultural Interest. A building with a lot of history, which is worth visiting.

Ciutadella Roses Costa Brava
Citadel - Roses

Essential visit in Rosas. It is a historical-artistic complex from the year 1.961, which brings together vestiges of different periods and occupations. The interior surface area is just over 13 hectares, and the fortification, with the monumental Puerta del Mar, is in the Renaissance style and was built in 1.543. We advise you to visit this fortification […]

Ruins of Empuries Costa Brava
Archaeological Museum of Empúries

30km from Roses. Near the sea is this extraordinary archaeological site (575 BC). Empúries became the gateway for Roman and Greek culture to the Iberian Peninsula. To visit: the remains of the Greek colony of Emporion and the Roman city of Emporiae, the medieval village of St. Martí […]

Pedro de Rodes monastery Sant
Monasterio San Pedro de Rhodes

20km from Roses, on the mountain of Port de la Selva, the old Benedictine monastery of pre-Romanesque style of the XNUMXth century stands overlooking the Bay of Roses. An imposing enclave with impressive views, where you can take a guided tour. Its origin is a mystery that has given rise to many […]

St. Ferran Castle Figueres Costa Brava
Castle of Sant Ferran - Figueres

It is one of the largest fortresses in the world, the largest bastioned fortress in Europe and the most important monument in Ampurdan and the largest in Catalonia. Currently, the castle is declared a Cultural Asset of National Interest as a Historic Artistic monument, and it is the only fortress in Catalonia owned by the Spanish State. […]