Castelló d'Empuries Family holidays in the Mediterranean
Castelló d'Empuries is located near the mouth of the Muga River, on the Gulf of Roses. Thanks to its convenient location, you can combine art and culture with sun and sand and enjoy the beautiful nature. The leisure and entertainment offer of the municipality is concentrated in three areas: the city of the counts or Villa Condal, the coast at Empuriabrava and the Aiguamolls Park. The town of Castelló d'Empuries has a rich architectural heritage, of which the beautiful 14th-century Gothic Church of Santa María stands out, with a Romanesque bell tower and cathedral-like appearance. Also buildings such as the town hall, the Casa Gran (14th century), the Gallarda city gate (11th-12th centuries), the old Lonja de Mar commodity exchange, the Pont Vell bridge, the Santa Clara convent (11th Century) and the remains of the city wall are worth a visit. Empuriabrava is a large holiday resort of beach and seaside tourism, which has sea canals, a marina, numerous leisure and entertainment facilities and a lively nightlife. Finally, the visitor can also enjoy the beauty of the Aiguamolls de L'Empordá Natural Park, the most important animal and plant reserve in the area.