Blanes it has become a very popular tourist spot on the Costa Brava. This coast village of La Selva has worked so hard for have offer for all the tourists they want to spend some wonderful days and enjoy the Costa Brava.
For that, in 2007 was the first village to obtained the Certificate of Family Tourist Destination from the Catalan Tourism Agency. Today we will talk about what you can see in Blanes and how to enjoy the beauties it hides.
Gardens of the Costa Brava
An activity for the whole family that won’t leave you indifferent is to visit the gardens that Blanes offers us.
Blanes have a lot of nature and for that provide the most beautiful gardens. Now we detail some of the gardens that you can visit in the village of Blanes.
- Marimurtra Botanical Garden
Considerate the best botanical garden Mediterranean of Europe, it’s located on cliffs that border the Mediterranean Sea, letting that this a unique and impressive panoramic views.
With the amount of vegetable variety available, their objective is to study specimens, the teaching and botanical research. For that your visit not only will be for contemplate the beauty of the same site, you will learn things that you didn’t know. It’s an alternative plan that will be enjoy all the family.
- Pinya de Rosa
Another botanical garden that have about 50 hectares located between Blanes and Lloret de Mar is the botanical garden of Pinya de Rosa. This garden is tropical and has more than 7,000 species of different type. It’s aesthetics and style will make you feel transported to the same tropical climate. If you pass some days in Blanes, visit the Pinya de Rosa garden is a good plan to enjoy with the family, couple or with Friends. After your visit you will enjoy the Treumal Cove that it’s found a 300 metres of distance.
- Gardens of Santa Clotilde.
The gardens of Santa Clotilde are located in Lloret de Mar, just next to Blanes. You will walk in this beautiful gardens finding beautiful statues and mazers. Their attractive is recognise by many tourists who take advantage of their trip on the Costa Brava to visit them. Spend a day in these gardens with their incredible views will make your trip more worthwhile.
The most popular in Blanes
The most touristic sites of Blanes where the stop is obligatory. Places with charm and history that they do of this coast village, one of the sites more demand.
- Castle of San Juan
Located a 180 metres of altitude in the mountain, the Castle of San Juan impresses everyone who visit it. A monument from the 13th Century, is one of the most recognises of Blanes. The views that you can found in there are fantastic.
If you visit the castle of San Juan in a day that it’s clean you will see Blanes and the Mediterranean Sea. For the other hand, you can visit in the night like a romantic idea and very successful because enjoying the views of the city in the night it’s an exclusive opportunity.
- Sa Palomera
The famous Palomera in Blanes, is a big rock in the middle of the sea, and separates Blanes Bay (noth) and S’Abanell (south). It’s a rock that receives a lot of visits during the year. The most adventure people goes up to the rock, using the straits you can find there.
There’s a centre of attention at the Major Party in Blanes, because the famous fireworks of Blanes happens there.
Beaches and coves
That is clear is that the Costa Brava is one of the most beautiful coasts. Meeting the coves that hide it’s a privilege that only the people who decide to pass some days in Blanes, can enjoy.
- S’Abanell Beach
This beach begins in the beginning of Sa Palomera and finish in the Tordera’s river delta. Is the beach more extensive that gives more charm to the city. It’s knowing like one of the best beaches in the Costa Brava for the quality of their services and they veracity of uses. It’s founded in the zone of hotels and camping of Blanes and is more popular in summer.
- Sant Francesc Cove
The famous Sant Francesc Cove has been awarded year after year with the Blue Flag for the quality of its waters and its services. Despite being on the outskirts of Blanes, it’s a cove very famours by the inhabitants of the same municipality.
A cove that have a big rock in they edge offering a spectacular landscape. You can practice snorkel near to they and you can enjoy the fauna and flora that you can find in this zone.
Enjoying a day at the beach has never been more comfortable. Its transparent water and the services offered by this cove are fantastic.
If you’re thinking to spend your holiday in a rental home in Costa Brava, Blanes has to be a obligatory destination. Everything that Blanes has, is worthy to visit.
In high season you can enjoy of the fantastic fireworks that illumitates the summer nights during a week. Is only for the Major Party in Blanes. We hope you will be encouraged to discover the beauty of this coastal town.