Discover Girona, wonderful historical city
Girona is located in the northeast of Catalonia (Spain). If you enjoy travelling, you will love visiting Girona. Discover, amongst other interesting spots, the old Jewish neighborhood, called Call Jueu in Catalan.
Barri Vell: the old town
A journey into the past, when Romans built the old town. We suggest some places of interest for you to discover the most emblematic monuments in Barri Vell:
The Cathedral of Girona, located in the city centre, only 160 metres away from the Històric Hotel.
The Old Jewish Neighborhood, also called Call Jueu, part of Girona’s history
The Sant Pere de Galligants Monastery
The Roman Walls, perfect for a cultural walk
The Ancient Arab baths of the city
The Sant Feliu Basilica
A city between modernity and authenticity
Girona is a modern city moved by music. Take a stroll along Rambla de la Llibertat, ideal for shopping during the week. Cross the famous Eiffel Bridge while admiring the colorful houses over the Onyar River. Enjoy the flavors of Girona by discovering its gastronomy: attend its various gastronomic events throughout the year, or a lunch at Celler de Can Roca, qualified as the best restaurant in the world in 2013.
Discover Girona the traditionnal way
In Girona, there are a great number of celebration days throughout the year. Local or international festivals, they all have a special role in the city life. Discover Girona in Temps de Flors (“Time of Flowers”), when streets and monuments are covered with botanical art every year in mid-May to celebrate one of the most typical local festivals. And do not miss the Sant Narcís Festival, honoring the patron saint of the city. In addition, during celebration days you will be able to discover great performances of Castellers, the famous Catalan human towers.