Rabós


Rabós

Also popularly known by the name of Rabós d’Empordà, which means rough with cork trees. The village is near the river Orlina, the meaning of the name of this river it’s because centuries ago the sand of the river contained gold particles.

It’s a town dedicated to the agriculture, but especially his deeply rooted on the cultivation of olive trees and vineyards. Once you arrive the first building you see is the wine cooperative that distributes, in addition to different types of wine, a really appreciated Moscatell, which has an aromatic and is well formed.

Today, most houses in the village serve as a second residence for people looking for tranquility, as have some artists like the British novelist Martin Shuttleworth and the painter Joan Comella. There is a restaurant in the village, Can Tomas, where the traditional regional cuisine is offered at a really good price.

The beautiful area of these lands swept by the strong wind called Tramontana are full of history and culture, which are also ideal for hiking or cycling. These places have been inhabited since prehistoric times, hence the different amount of megalithic remains (Menhir of Mas Roquer, Graves runner Coma Felis, Dolmen Comes of lloves, Dolmen de la Devesa, Dolmen of Solá, Dolmen Gibert) . But it also has a great religious cultural heritage with the renowned Monastery of Sant Quirze de Colera or tenth century Romanesque parish church of San Juliá fourteenth century.


ACTIVITIES:

- TREKKING:


We offer many excursions along the Costa Brava, following long-distance routes (GR), small tour (PR), local trails (SL) and Itinerànnia network. Also, you can discover the foot paths along the coast which provide lovely views of the beaches and coves of the Costa.


- MONASTERY SANT QUIRZE COLERA:

The imposing ruins of the ancient Benedictine monastery of Sant Quirze de Colera still leave us a glimpse of the medieval splendor of this monastery, declared a national monument in 1931. The oldest monastery news is the X century; but in the year 935 the first church of Sant Quirze, replaced later by which it has come to this day he devoted himself.

Diving in Roses

Diving in Roses

Do you want to discover the bottom of the Mediterranean Sea and dive in the Parc de Cap de Creus? Here are some companies in Roses that propose this service.

Busseig a Roses 1
Busseig a Roses
Ecotourism in the Costa Brava

Ecotourism in the Costa Brava

To discover the coast of an ethical and sustainable way, you will be able to find many proposals in this web. You will find information about the Center of Reproduction of Turtles of l'Albera, on where being able aprendre "birdwatching" to Parc Natural dels Aiguamolls, etc.

Ecoturisme
Skydiving in Empúriabrava

Skydiving in Empúriabrava

In Empúriabrava you will find a park dedicated to the sports of strong sensations, where you will be able to spend one day in family looking how they detach the light aircrafts and the parachutists jump, and if you are very brave you can do a jump in tandem.
Nearby you will find the tunnel of the wind where you will be able to have a drink looking how the professionals train and if you dare, you will be able to experience the sensation of flying doing a flight. Also just nearby it was inaugurated a pair of years the "Wave club”, an attraction that recreates waves and allows to practise the surfing, bodyboard, but also you will be able to do beach voley, or eat a hamburger sunbathing and listening to good music.

Skydiving Empúriabrava
Water park

Water park

And for families, a very good option is to spend a day at the AQUABRAVA water park in Roses.Enjoy the aquatic pleasures in AQUABRAVA and spend the most fun and exciting day of summer in a place full of freshness and fun.A park where to experience with family or friends great sensations with its attractions.

Aquabrava
EMPORDA WINE ROUTE

EMPORDA WINE ROUTE

The DO Empordà Wine Route brings to you into a tradition deeply rooted in our country, dating back to the Romans. Now, you can enjoy this part of our gastronomic identity, discovering all the secrets of DO Empordà wines.
The wine culture is breathed in the territory and the towns of Llançà and Roses are a good starting point to discover it.
Although you can enjoy activities and events throughout the year organized in different wineries, restaurants and museums, there are two great moments in the calendar as the celebration of Vívid the Wine Festival (a lot of experiences around the world of wine) in April and the Wine Show in September during the grape harvest.

Wine Cellar Mas Llunes in Garriguella
Vívid: Wine Festival
Wine Cellar Hugas de Batlle in Colera
Wine Cellar Empordalia in Vilajuïga
Visit Llançà
Wine Cellar La Vinyeta in Mollet de Peralada
Wine route DO Empordà
Kayak on the Costa Brava

Kayak on the Costa Brava

Paddling in the magnificent surroundings of Cap de Creus and Aiguamolls de l’Empordà Natural Parks is an unforgettable experience. With friends, with family, with your couple or alone, we are sure you will enjoy kayaking, the sea and the natural resources of this part of the Costa Brava and the Alt Empordà region.

SK Kayak
Routes in Roses

Routes in Roses

Do you like to walk, ride a bike and be in the middle of nature? Roses is the perfect place to discover the Costa Brava in the wild.
Thanks to this website, you will discover a new way to enjoy nature: you can consult many self-guided routes in the area, including downloading an application with hiking trails, family excursions, trekking, mountain biking, etc.
Example of routes through Roses: walk up the Cap de Creus / Puig de l'Àliga to see the whole bay of Roses / Camí de Ronda from Roses to Montjoi, etc.

Rutes per Roses
Watersports in the Cap de Creus

Watersports in the Cap de Creus

Would you like to learn how to windsurf, navigate with catamaran, go sailboarding and /or practice paddlesurf? Then you're in the right place in the Costa Brava.
In Llançà, Port de la Selva, Roses and Portbou, a team of professionals ensures the learning of all the necessary techniques to become an expert navigator in the practice of windsurf, catamaran, sailing and paddlesurf, at the same time you will enjoy the exuberant nature of this corner of the Costa Brava and the Alt Empordà region.

WinDiscovery
Diving and Snorkelling in the Costa Brava

Diving and Snorkelling in the Costa Brava

The Cap de Creus is a place of magnificent and fascinating diving, it is a highly protected nature reserve, where nature keeps all his charms.
Snorkeling in clear waters, you discover a very rich and fully intact underwater fauna and flora.

C.I. Port de la Selva (C.I.P.S)
C.I. Cap de Creus (Llançà)
Monumental Complex of Sant Pere de Rodes

Monumental Complex of Sant Pere de Rodes

Located in the town of Port de la Selva, the Benedictine monastery of Sant Pere de Rodes rises majestically in the middle of the mountain overlooking the entire peninsula of Cap de Creus.
Built in the tenth century, is the finest example of Romanesque art in the surrounding region.

Terramar (Visitas Guiadas)
Ayuntamiento de El Port de la Selva
Dalí Museum (Figueres)

Dalí Museum (Figueres)

The Dalí Theatre-Museum, the largest surrealistic object in the world, occupies the building of the former Municipal Theatre, a nineteenth century building destroyed at the end of the Civil War. On its ruins, Dalí decided to create his museum.

Dalí Museum