Costa Brava - Light and Relaxed
- Discover the lovely beaches and promenade of the Costa Brava on this 7 night guided sun holiday.
- Visit the Marimurta botanical gardens in the port town of Blanes.
- Discover the old quarter of Tossa de Mar with a guided walking tour.
- Uncover the unspoilt Costa Brava countryside with visits to Besalú & a Catalan Masia.
- Enjoy a tasting of Spain's famous sparkling wine "Lambrusco".
- Relax and unwind at the nearby beaches or take in some extra sightseeing.
- Smaller group sizes and the highest possible safety standards.
- Excursions carefully crafted to uncover wonderful places - less crowded and expertly guided.
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Your guided group holiday to the Costa Brava
Join us on this 7 night guided holiday to Spain's Costa Brava where we will enjoy the beautiful weather and some of the best food in the world. We’ll enjoy a full-day guided tour of Blanes, Marimurta Botanical Gardens and Tossa de Mar, you will also have some free time to discover the delights of this village at your own pace. A further day will be spent discovering Besalú and a Catalan Masia. We will finish off by enjoying some wine tasting-a perfect end to the day! You’ll also have plenty of time to soak up the Spanish sun with leisure time to relax by the beach and do some souvenir shopping.
Activity Level: Leisurely
Travel to Spain
Transfer to Costa Brava
Upon arrival, you will be met by our local guide at Barcelona airport and you will then travel to your hotel. Your guide will provide lots of tips and information to help get a great holiday underway.
Free Time on the Costa Brava
Relax and get to know your surroundings. Discover the lovely beaches and promenade of the Costa Brava, where you can explore without the hustle and bustle of the big city.
Blanes, Marimurta Botanical Gardens & Tossa de Mar
Guided Excursion to Blanes and Marimurta Botanical Gardens
Today we set out on a full-day guided tour to discover more of what the Costa Brava has to offer. First stop is the port town of Blanes, where fishing is still an important part of the economy. Here we will visit the Marimurta botanical gardens. These beautiful gardens, filled with tropical and subtropical plants and trees from all over the world, are located on a hill overlooking Blanes and offer spectacular views of the Mediterranean. After your visit to the gardens, you will have some free time to discover the port and scenic promenade of Blanes.
Visit the pretty village of Tossa de Mar
After Blanes, we will make our way north to our next destination, the pretty village of Tossa de Mar. We will take a walk with our guide in its old quarter, including, its medieval castle where the narrow and cobbled streets add to the town’s historic atmosphere. After some free time to discover the delights of this village at your own pace, we will then return to our hotel.
Explore The Costa Brava at Your Own Pace
Take some time to unwind today, why not make the most of your hotel, its pool and the nearby beaches or enjoy a relaxing coffee or glass of wine in one of the local terrace bars?
Free Time on the Costa Brava
Explore at leisure life on the Costa Brava, another chance to relax by the beach, do some souvenir shopping and perhaps enjoy an al fresco drink or lunch in the Spanish sunshine. The choice is yours!
Besalú, Catalan Masia & Wine tasting
Guided Excursion to Besalú
Let's uncover more of the undiscovered Costa Brava countryside on a full-day guided excursion. First, we will visit the town of Besalú, travel back in time as we cross its 11th-century crooked bridge. Explore its stoned-walled centre with its cobbled streets and little alleyways filled with interesting shops and restaurants with plenty of hidden corners to discover.
Visit a Catalan Masia
This will help us build our appetite for our next stop, a traditional Catalan Masia, an old farmhouse which has now been converted into a restaurant. Here we will be treated to a traditional Catalan lunch with wine in the heart of the countryside. We will finish the day at the wine and sparkling water producer Vichy Catalan, who is famous for producing sparkling water all over Spain since the 1880s. Here in their beautiful art deco premises, we will have a guided tour to learn about the production of their water and wine and we will finish with a tasting of their “Lambrusco” style sparkling wine, a perfect ending to the day.
Relax on The Costa Brava
On your last full day in the Costa Brava, you may want to catch up with some last-minute shopping or simply top up your tan by the pool.
After a lovely week, filled with great memories, your guide will bring you back to Barcelona airport for your flight back home.
Know before you go
Will I be met at the airport?
You will be met on arrival at your destination airport and transferred to your accommodation. You will be accompanied on all included excursions by your Travel Department guide. Your expert local guide is also available to give you tips and advice on any aspect of your holiday.
Do I need a Visa?
Please visit our visa page for information on requirements for each country's entry requirements
What if there is an emergency?
We have local representatives in all of our destinations who are available 24/7 as well as an emergency contact number for our offices in Ireland should you ever need it.