Why not combine a beach holiday with some healthy activity such as Walking or Nordic Walking. Includes 7 nights in a 4* hotel on HB basis, 5 routes and a lunch in typical farmer's house. Enjoy the bright green vegetation and the blue sea, with its long stretch of beaches, broken now and again by charming small coves that gives the area its Mediterranean beauty, with warm and dry summers and mild winters
- Enjoy walks through forests and mountains just outside Barcelona
- Experience true Spanish culture with a traditional lunch in a rustic farm house
- Relax by the sea to get the perfect blend of active and quiet holiday in one!
- 7 night accommodation in 4* All Events Hotel
- Half-board basis
- Welcome cocktail & briefing of walking programme
- 5 day walking programme
- Transport to/from walks
- Lunch in a typical Spanish farm house
- Return airport transfers
- Meals & beverages – unless otherwise specified
- Local taxes where applicable
- Everything not specified above
We will meet in the hotel lobby for a welcome drink and brief orientation where you will have the chance to discuss the upcoming holiday and get to know your guides and fellow travelers.
Dinner in the hotel
Barcelona coast & mountain: walk and discover Modernism. 13km, around 4hrs walk, altitude difference of 102m.
Walk & culture: the holy mountain of Montserrat and its monastery. 7.5km, around 4hrs, altitude difference of 541m.
Tossa de Mar, Costa Brava's treasure. 8.5km, around 4hrs, altitude difference of 128m.
The emblematic peaks of el Montseny ("the lungs" of Barcelona). 10.5km, around 4hrs, altitude difference of 523m.
Montnegre Nature Reserve - between the sea and mountains, includes a typical lunch in a restaurant. 12km, 4hrs30mins, altitude difference of 456m.
Walking clothes, shoes, hat, sun cream and water is required.
Longer stays available upon request
Barcelona is a modern, cosmopolitan city, with a history among the oldest in Europe. Its location and the open character of its inhabitants are reasons why the city is being culturally enriched all the time.
The city of Barcelona has a valuable architectural and monumental heritage, the most splendid exponents of which are its Gothic and modernist buildings. Five of its buildings have been designated World Heritage Sites.
The entire city guarantees that visitors will enjoy taking a stroll around its streets which are replete with charm.
Barcelona is located on the Costa Dorada in Spain and overlooks the Mediterranean. It is the capital of Catalonia.
The city is well-served by land, sea and air links. Getting there is easy. Barcelona is just an hour and a half's drive away from France.
Barcelona is the arrival and departure point for flights from around the world. The airport is within easy reach of the city. The airport is located 12 kilometres outside the city, direction south. Most European airlines, and many international ones, operate flights from Barcelona airport.
Top Ten Things to do in Barcelona:
1 - Las Ramblas: This unique, lively and colourful boulevard runs from Plaça de Catalunya down to the port, lined with newspaper and book stands, and interspersed with bird and flower stalls. Las Ramblas is a mile long and is bustling with tourists, artists, street performers, restaurants and the La Boqueria Market.
2 - Gaudi: Gaudí is the city's most internationally renowned and emblematic architect. His buildings are a must-see attraction which leave everyone who sees them speechless with wonder - The Sagrada Famíliatemple in the city is Gaudí's most emblematic work. Park Guell is an English garden complex which is home to sculptures, tiling and buildings created by Gaudi himself. Guell Park has a terrace with great views of Barcelona.
3 - Port, Barceloneta and Vila Olímpica: The Barceloneta is a traditional sailing and fishing district which is renowned for its fish and seafood restaurants. There area has some must see attractions such as L'Aquarium, The Olympic port, The IMAX Cinema and Barecloneta Beach. The beach is 15 a minute walk from Las Ramblas
4 - Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya (MNAC): See one of the world's most important collections of Romanesque and contemporary art at this Barcelona museum. It is a short walk to the Magic Fountain of Montjuic which preforms at night with lights, motion, music and colour.
5 - Tibidabo Amusement Park: A magic mountain where you can enjoy exciting, fun rides and attractions. Located just 30 minutes north of Barcelona by shuttle bus.
6 - Parc de la Ciutadella: The park is the perfect place to relax and has a peaceful and welcoming atmosphere and pleasant attributes such as the spectacular waterfall, the pond, flower gardens, and an abundance of trees. Another area of the park is occupied by the large zoo.
7 - Montjuïc: Barcelona's foremost cultural area with attractions such as the Museu d'Arqueologia, the Museu Etnològic, the Fundació Joan Miró, the Fundació Fran Daurel and the Fundació CaixaForum, which is housed in the old Casaramona factory. You can get a funicular to the top of the hill and visit the Montjuic Castle which houses the military Museum. If you walk down the hill you can walk past the Olympic stadium, which has free admission and a cafe.
8 - Gothic Quarter: The remains of the Roman city survive here alongside the city's medieval buildings, witnesses to a splendid past.
9 - Barri de la Ribera: This district houses one of Barcelona's most visited museums, the Museu Picasso.
10 - Nou Camp: Barcelona Football Club Home Ground - See a match or take the museum tour.
A 4* All Events Hotel
24Hr check in available
All Events Hotels is an association of 7 hotels in the Barcelona - Maresme coast. We have seven hotels in total with £ and 4*star ratings and many years of experience in the hotel business. Our team is willing to organize activities for all tastes and needs. We oversee any small detail to make your stay comfortable and relaxing. Your enjoyment is our goal.
We are in a prime location, a stone's throw from the cosmopolitan Barcelona and the historical Girona, both easily reached by air and road, in surroundings that lend themselves to open-air activities all year round. We have an ideal climate, why not combine a beach holiday with some healthy activities?
All our hotels offer all the comfort and facilities you could require, but we are recognized for the quality of our buffets.
Rich and varied buffets which include hot and cold dishes for breakfast and dinner and a fabulous show cooking. All of the hotels also have swimming pools.
Our hotels are located in the following villages:
• Calella: Best Western Hotel Les Palmeres, Hotel Catalonia, Hotel Kaktus Playa and Hotel Volga.
• Pineda de Mar: Hotel Stella & Spa
• Santa Susanna : Hotel Florida Park
• Malgrat de Mar: Hotel Monteplaya
You hotel will be allocated after booking, our travel partner will send you an email confirmation a couple of weeks before arrival.
Nearest Airport: Girona Costa-Brava Airport (approx. 30mins)
Other airports: Barcelona Airport (approx. 1hr)
Follow the A-2, N-11 and C-32 to Carrer Torrent dels Frares in Calella. Exit at exit 122. Continue to Carrer d’Anselm Clavé.
By Public Transport
Approx. 2hrs - From the airport walk to the bus stop from Cruilla Aeroport de Girona. Take the 601 to Estació d'Autobusos de Blanes until you alight at Av. Montseny - Nadal - Veïnat St. From here walk to Tordera train station to get onto the R1 train for L'Hospitalet de Llobregat but you will exit at Pineda de Mar. The hotel is only 300m away.
By Private Transfer
Taxi available outside airport. Private transfer available on request after main booking.