Charming places in Costa Brava

Retreats - L'Escala

What to Visit - L'Escala

If you have an adventurous spirit and you like to go in depth to Costa Brava and go further of its beaches and coves, in our Retreats you will find all type of spaces where you can enjoy a different environment of the sea and sand. There are a lot of activities and places in our area, so surely you will find exactly what are you looking for. From castles, museums and historical centres to gardes and natural spots with a great immensity that will leave you speechless.

And if you are a great nature lover and you like surround yourself with the marvelous vegetation that Costa Brava offers you can't miss the botanical gardens that offers Blanes where you will observe a lot of exotic species and exclusive plants that you only will find here. In addition, there are amazing landscapes with a lot of hectareas to walk like Aiguamolls de l'Empordà to enjoy a great family day.

If you like history you will be fascinated to see the historical centre of some towns and its castles. You will see its original charm and its conservation over time. The main narrow streets where the markets were installed and even some Roman ruins, the old fisher ports where the previous generations arrive after some intense days fishing and big castels under which de population was governed. For those more religious and art lovers, there's also some important cathedrals and hermitages with a lot of history inside them. And if you are even more curious and you want to know everything you can't miss the history museums of some towns.

Finally, if you are looking for the ideal photography and show off in front of your friends and family you have to visits the multiple viewpoints in Costa Brava that offers you a complet panorama of all the area.

Here you have it all! Costa Brava and its multiple places are waiting for you to enjoy them.


Historical centre L'Escala


The past of l'Escala as a town dedicated to the fishing it can still be felt between the main narrow streets of its historical centre. Between...

El Principito L'Escala


In l'Escala we can find some famous novel characters, like El Principito, of the French author Antoine de Saint-Exupéry. We find it in Riells...

Anchovy and salt museum L'Escala


L'Escala has an industry that become the town to a worldwide gastronomic reference, the anchovy salting. In the Anchovy and salt museum they show...

Montgó Tower L'Escala


Since de XIIth to the XVIIIth century the life wasn't peaceful for the inhabitants of a lot of towns in Costa Brava. During this centuries were...

Pedró Tower L'Escala


The Pedró Tower is a tower located in the municipality of L'Escala declared a Cultural Asset of National Interest.

The tower was created between...

Castle of Cinc Claus L'Escala


Cinc Claus Castle is a castle in the municipality of l'Escala declared a Cultural Asset of National Interest.

The castle consisted of a portal...

Santa Maria de Gràcia L'Escala


Santa Maria de Gràcia was a convent, now defunct, founded in 1606 located in the municipality of l'Escala, inside what they are today the runes...

Sant Pere de l'Escala L'Escala


Sant Pere is a parish church in the municipality of l'Escala, located in the middle of the old town. It was built in the 18th century and has...