A pocos kilómetros de Blanes encontrará otros puntos de interés que podrá descubrir aprovechando su estancia en nuestra ciudad.

Neighbours who complement us

01Oct

A few kilometres from Blanes you will find other points of interest that you will be able to discover during your stay in our city. Catalonia is a fascinating country, with interesting and very picturesque places. They are nearby destinations that can complement your stay in the city of Blanes.

Lloret de Mar: Neighbouring municipality of Blanes with large beaches and a very varied cultural proposal. It offers a wide range of leisure activities.

Tossa de Mar: An old fishing village with a great historical background. In Tossa, the “Vila Vella” stands out, the only example of a fortified medieval town that still exists on the Catalan coast.

Girona: Capital of the province, with a historic centre considered one of the most evocative in Europe, and with a great Jewish legacy. You can do part of the “Camí de Ronda” by the old walls, and do not miss the cathedral and the colorful “Cases de l’Onyar”.

Barcelona: Capital of Catalonia, with a long and rich architectural history. It is one of the world’s most popular destinations for modernism, with buildings and public spaces as unique as “La Sagrada Família”, “Parc Güell”, “Casa Milà” or “Casa Batlló”.

Tordera: Book a Sunday morning to visit the market in this small neighbouring village of Blanes.

Estany de Sils: Visit this protected natural area, a wet area of great scenic interest and unique within the Mediterranean environments. In this place there is a great variety of flora and fauna specific to this habitat.

Montseny: The Montseny Natural Park, declared a Biosphere Natural Reserve, will allow you to enjoy nature and extraordinary forest landscapes.

La Selva: Our region has many contrasting landscapes. It extends from the “Costa Brava” to the abrupt “Guilleries”, with a great interior plain and a lot of variety in its natural environment.

Empordà: Land of “tramuntana”, vineyards and great artists. A singular landscape awaits you, with a long coastline and an endless plain, with indelible brushstrokes that are world-renowned, such as those of Salvador Dalí’s surrealism.

Garrotxa: Pre-Pyrenean area, with very mountainous reliefs and extraordinary landscapes such as “La Fageda d’en Jordà”, in an extensive volcanic area of great geological and natural interest.

Hostalric: Declared an Asset of National Interest, it has an important medieval legacy and also allows you to discover the Catalan gastronomic heritage in the Domus Sent Soví centre.

Montsoriu: It is the most remarkable Catalan Gothic castle from a historical, architectural and archaeological point of view. It can be visited all year round.

Caldes de Malavella: La Selva is a land of thermal waters, and in Caldes de Malavella you will find everything about thermalism: spas, Roman thermal baths, hot springs, etc.

Breda: We recommend a walk through the streets of this pottery village, with the monastery of “Sant Salvador” as the protagonist, and thus you can capture the history of clay and ceramics.

October activities in Blanes

25Oct

We inform you about some of the activities that will take place in Blanes, during this month of October.

-Gourmet meals of the “Suquet de Peix”:

Blanes, as a fishing village with outstanding fishing activity, has collected, throughout its history, a rich gastronomic diversity that has come through the meals that fishermen prepared when they returned from fishing with their fishing boats. One of them is the “Suquet de Peix”, a simple and nutritious dish that can be prepared in different ways. This is why the municipality of Blanes will dedicate a few gastronomic days to the preparation of this dish, where you can taste this delicious delicacy in 14 restaurants. Each establishment will elaborate a menu with this dish as main element, allowing the visitor to discover different variants of this food.

-Challenge in Costa Brava:

The city of Blanes on October 13 will be the beginning and end of the “Challenge in Costa Brava” a cyclist tour, born from the idea of connecting in a single route all the points of interest that can be reached starting from the Costa Brava Sud, offering the cyclist the opportunity to explore and discover the orography of the territory. The participant can choose to do 3 different routes of: 246Km, 142Km or 120Km depending on their level and motivation.

-Bona Gent, with Quim Masferrer:

On October 21 at 7:00 p.m., the “Bona Gent” show, starring actor and director Quim Masferrer, will take place at Blanes Theater, who thinks that the time has come to pay tribute to the audience in a unique show and impossible to repeat, the audience is the protagonist. A protagonist or rather many protagonists, who will write the argument of this experience. A show full of truth, honest and where Quim Masferrer wants to be his spectator.

* To see all the activities of the month of October press “Agenda Blanes