Escape to Catalonia
Catalonia (Catalunya) is a small country with six million inhabitants, more than a thousand years of history and culture and language that have shaped its own personality. Now, Catalonia is an autonomous community in Spain and occupies an area of ??31,930 km2. Catalonia is surrounded to the south of Valencia, Aragon to the west, in northern France, in the northwest of Andorra and the Mediterranean Sea to the east.
The Catalans have always been open to everyone. We welcome the foreigners and show them our land. And we are glad that you feel at home. So perhaps we are a tourist village in nature.
Catalonia has a rich landscape and culture, with thousands of beautiful spots and places. Every year millions of tourists are concentrated along the Catalan coast, not realizing that inland, but close to the Mediterranean Sea, so bright, there are other tourist attractions, monuments and landscapes that are worth visiting. In Catalonia, we find the highest peaks in the Pyrenees, over 3,000 meters above sea level, the most charming beaches of the Mediterranean and other natural areas that allow practicing active tourism with maximum conditions. This natural wealth also provides other activities such as walking, biking, horse riding, water activities, from the air, adventure sports, snow...
The cuisine of Catalonia can be described as excellent. The quality of our products, great wines of our land, treatment and service ... are the most distinctive features of our cuisine.
Places to visit in Catalonia
With these pages we intend to present to you, in general terms, all aspects that can help you expand and make richer your visit to Catalonia. Hopefully you find it useful to have a happy stay with us!
Catalonia comprises 4 provinces:
Catalonia is divided into 41 comarques (regions). Each comarca includes several municipalities, with a total of 946 in Catalonia.
Catalonia is one of the main tourist destinations in Europe. The Catalan area is divided into 10 tourist destinations:
Costa Brava; Gold Coast; Pyrenees; Lands of the Ebro; Central Catalonia; Barcelona; Maresme - Barcelona Coast; The Lleida; Aran Valley; Costa del Garraf.