Christmas is almost here and today we want to invite you to visit some of the places where Christmas spirit is at its most. A small route through the most enchanting villages of Girona and the Costa Brava.
And during these dates many of these towns are filled with lights, markets, cribs, and various activities. Here is a list of those we like the most and where you will live a fairy tale Christmas:
Photo: Fira de Nadal de Plaça Independència. Ajuntament de Girona
Girona, for Christmas, is decked with lights. We highlight the Christmas Fair of Independence Square, the traditional "Pastorets" at eh Municipal Theatre, and the Ice Rink and the Slide located in the Palau de Fires, where children and adults will have a great time. We also recommend a stroll through the old quarter, la Rambla and Santa Clara Street with it Christmas lights. Take the opportunity to take some pictures of the on the enlightened bridges on the Onyar River.
Castell d'Aro (Baix Empordà)
Figueres (Alt Empordà)
Olot (La Garrotxa)
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Camprodon is the perfect place for those who want to enjoy a snowy Christmas. We highlight the Parade of the Man with the Nose on the 31st, which gives out noses and sweets, and the popular San Silvestre race for sports lovers. Don't miss the Camprodon Christmas Market. For the children there is the Christmas Park, where all kind of workshops are organised, such as cooking or robotics, as well as inflatables and a toy library.
Christmas is a time of reunion and in all the villages, from the smallest to the largest ones, many activities are organised to enjoy with your partner, friends and family. If you like more traditional activities, don't miss our post where we suggest some of the best-known Christmas Quines in Girona and the Costa Brava.