If there were a ranking for points of cultural interest per square kilometre, the counties of Girona would surely be right near the top. Cultural experiences await you at every turn, starting with the historical legacy of the area: Palaeolithic and Neolithic settlements, remains of Iberian villages, Greek and Roman ruins, exceptional mediaeval heritage (with the noteworthy presence of Romanesque art and an outstanding and well-preserved Jewish legacy), and major modernist works.
Do not forget to explore the work of Salvador Dalí and other illustrious painters, such as those of the Olot school. As for popular culture, there is so much to discover, with ancient festivals and traditions that are deeply ingrained in the people of this region.
Check out the museums
Each museum is a unique experience. The great cultural wealth of the Costa Brava and the Girona Pyrenees can be seen in a whole series of museums devoted to a wide variety of disciplines, periods and styles.
Visit the monuments and heritage of the Costa Brava
In the counties of Girona you can trace the history of humanity all the way back to the Palaeolithic. Following the footsteps of civilisations such as the Iberians, Greeks and Romans is an exciting experience.
And in the summer, music festivals!
Unique venues, including historical monuments and botanical gardens. Renowned international artists. And a setting and climate in which you will want to linger.