Platja de les Barques

Platja de les Barques

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Platja de les Barques

L'Escala - Girona

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Platja de les Barques

It is located at the north of the centre of l'Escala. Firstly, it was an space only to tie the boats, until 1962 that was also declared an space for the bathers. Definitely, it was used as a port until they built the current port. Nowadays we can still see some basins where the coastal fishing boats tied in the XVIIIth century. In addition, is also well known because iit is the beach where the popular habaneras singing is performed.

Surrounded by the promenade and a lot of bars and restaurants, in an urban area, it is very valued for the people and it has a high level of occupancy. It offers us services like lifeguard, toiletes and showers and a walkway to the people with reduced mobility.

It has get the distinctives of Quality EMAS and ISO 14001.



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