Beautiful city endowed with a unique historic quarter.  Its rich architectural heritage and numerous cultural activities make Girona a captivating city. Museums, festivals and restaurants keep the city alive throughout the entire year.  Visitors wander the streets to discover the city's two thousand years of history and enjoy its authenticity.


Highlights

Houses along the River Onyar

Characteristic of Girona are the houses overlooking the river Onyar with their lively colored façades.

These picturesque houses were built over the centuries and have become one of the city’s main attractions. The photo shows the house where architect Rafael Masó i Valentí was born.

Girona's Cathedral

Girona's cathedral was built between the eleventh and eighteenth centuries and features three greatly differing styles, ranging from Romanesque to Baroque and Gothic.

Its most outstanding feature is the large gothic nave, second in size only to Saint Peter's Basilica in the Vatican.

Old town

The oldest part of the Roman city, the historic quarter, preserves the most relevant art heritage of the city.

Enclosed by walls, the old city district also features several religious monuments such as the Romanesque monastery of Sant Pere de Galligants or the Sant Nicolau chapel.

Agenda

Temps de Flors

Temps de Flors

From 13th to 21th may 2016

The most spectacular event of the city, Temps de Flors is a festival that aims to showcase the monumental and historical heritage of the city through art and flowers. Girona dresses in spring colors to let you enjoy the city.

Festival : Plot Series Fest

Festival : Plot Series Fest

From 26th April to 1th May 2017

New festival devoted to television series. Includes a public showing of series and a congress for professionals.

Connections​​

The capital of Catalonia boasts a great amount of architectural treasures and a rich historic heritage.​

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From Blanes to Portbou, the Costa Brava is the place where the mountain and the sea meet in fishing villages surrounded by a unique natural environment, with bucolic coves and golden sandy beaches. ​

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Girona

Plaça d’Espanya, s/n
17002 Girona​​​


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