Girona Things to Do

  • Jardins de l'Angel
    Jardins de l'Angel
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    Art Gallery front.
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  • Art Gallery courtyard.
    Art Gallery courtyard.
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Most Viewed Things to Do in Girona

  • 1. City Cathedral

    Oh god, when I saw the cathedral from the bottom of the stairs that lead to it I noticed how impressive it is. We walked up the steps on the baroque stairway of the cathedral which is located on the...

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  • 2. Church of Sant Feliu

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    St. Feliu church together with Cathedral looks the most powerful and big in Girona old town. The church is modeled in Gothic style; actually the gothic spire of church is one of rare that is genuine...

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  • 3. Arab Baths

    3.5 out of 5 stars

    We thought it would be much bigger, since there was quite a lot photos from it. It was actually quite a small place, and it took about 15 to 10 min for us to visit it, even if I took lots of photos....

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  • 4. City Walls

    The city wall or Stone Route is high with steps so you need to be fit.The wall is well maintained with modern brick topping.The start of the wall by the river Onyar is at Placa de Catalunya. The views...

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  • 5. El Call - Jewish Quarter

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    The part of the old town which is the old Jewish quarters is called the Call. During the medieval time this is were the Jewish community lived and here they had the synagogue, the butcher selling...

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  • 6. Monastary Sant Pere de Galligants

    Monastery and church was constructed in the year of 992 outside defensive walls of Girona. Monastery was never big one, keeping small numbers of monks and doing minimal services, as just...

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  • 7. River Onyar

    4 out of 5 stars

    The bridges over river Onyar are a nice way to walk from one side (Barri Vell) to the other (Eixample) and gives you great opportunities for photos of the colourful houses. There are 11 bridges in...

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  • 8. La Rambla de la Libertat

    East of the River is Gironas La Rambla, Rambla de Llibertat. This street is a pedestrian street (well, there is only a narrow passage for cars) lined with shops and cafes/restaurants. The restaurants...

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  • 9. Passeig de la Muralla

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Built between 9th and 15th Century, these Medieval walls surround a big part of the Girona Historic centre. Accesible at quite a few points, you can go up and walk along it, enjoying the spectacular...

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  • 10. Walking

    Wall Itinerary. Spectacular stroll along the path that runs around the ancient walls dating from Charlemagne (9th century) to early medieval times (14th-15th centuries). It borders the historic...

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  • 11. Old Town

    The old town of Girona (Barri Vell) is the main reason to visit Girona anyway. I guess noone comes here for the Eixample (the modern part) that has a lot of shops, restaurants etc but nothing unique...

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  • 12. Museu del Cinema

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    We weren´t sure, should we visit it, but then it happened to be free museum day (maybe it is every first sunday of the month?) and we went. Nothing to loose then. We were glad we did. Maybe it wasn´t...

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  • 13. Catedral de Santa Maria

    Cathedral of St. Mary is one of the main landmarks of town. The construction of this temple took quite long – from 11th till 17 th century. Outside look of the church is Romanesque mixed with Gothic....

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  • 14. Church of Sant Nicolau

    The simple but nice Lombard Romanesque church of Sant Nicolau was built in 11th century and has an octagonal dome and an interesting nave. It was originally built with four apses but after the...

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  • 15. Palau Aguillana

    Together with the steps and the facade of Sant Marti Church , this house of the Agullana family is one of the city's finest example of baroque architecture. This is also the place if you want to work...

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  • 16. University

    Girona university is one of the most typical renaissance buildings in Girona. It was found in 1443. During repressions in 1717 university was suspended. Nowadays it works making town active due to...

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  • 17. Independence Square

    Independence square was dedicated for troops, who fighted in Spanish War of Independence in 1808 – 1809. Square is quite popular place for local people. Square consists of the monument for...

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  • 18. Bishop's Palace

    As information I found tells, this building is quite valuable one in Girona. First time palace was mentioned in 10th century, called as “Old palace”, in 14th century the prison and Throne Chamber...

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  • 19. Air Raid Shelter

    This Air Raid Shelter was built underground by the city council during the Spanish Civil War in 1938. Girona civilians were the first to be bombed in modern...

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  • 20. Art Gallery

    This Art Gallery is at the foot of the cathedral steps in Placa de Catedral. The building is called La Casa Pastors ( The Shepherds house ) built in 17th...

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  • 21. Temps de flors

    Girona is a beautiful place any day of the week, but visit in may and for around a week the city is turned into a floral feast! Artists, business owners, school...

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  • 22. Girona, Temps de Flors (Time of Flowers)

    Every year, one week of May, Girona is plenty of flowers. During that week you can visit many hidden courtyards in ancient manors of the old city, all decorated...

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  • 23. WHAT TO DO IN GIRONA

    Hi,Girona is a beautiful small city and you won't have any problem to visit the most interesting place in the city in half a day.It would take you about 15...

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  • 24. Museu d'Art

    In this museum, you fill find much more than you may have expected. This is the "third most important collection of Romanesque and Gothic art." Artists included...

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  • 25. Defensive walls complex

    The complex of medieval defensive walls is the one you could walk up and watch panoramas of town. The wall complex is split into two – one, North, part is...

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