Activities

Visit to the Medes Islands in Estartit

Visit to the Medes Islands in Estartit

The Medes Islands are approximately 1 nautical mile (2km) from the coast of L’Estartit in the Costa Brava, and consists of seven small islands and rocky islets. There have been over 1,300 recorded species of animals and plants, such as red coral, grouper and lobster. It is one of the…

Weekly markets

Weekly markets

Every Thursday a weekly market takes place in Estartit, and it is one of the most popular of the Costa Brava. The proximity of the market to Sa Gavina Medes and Sa Gavina Gaudi apartments enables you to visit, walking there in less than 3 minutes. At this market, which…

Other beaches in Costa Brava

Other beaches in Costa Brava

Estartit is located in the middle of the Costa Brava, in the center of the region of Baix Emporda, and belongs to the municipality of Torroella de Montgri. Our 5 kilometer beach has fine sand and  the shallow depth of the sea makes it ideal for families with children. If…

Sports and activities with the family

Sports and activities with the family

In front of the beach of Estartit (Costa Brava) the Medes Islands are found, declared a Protected Nature Reserve. These islands are known to be a paradise for scuba diving. Estartit offers, whether you are an expert or a beginner diver , many dive centers where the family can practice…

Visit to nature areas for the whole family

Visit to nature areas for the whole family

The town of Estartit on the Costa Brava is located in the “Nature Park”, composed of the Medes Islands, the Montgri Coast and Lower Ter. For bike lovers, Estartit has a wide expanse called Lower Ter, located between the river Ter and the town center, with many paths through the…

Family visit to Girona

Family visit to Girona

The Sa Gavina Gaudi and Sa Gavina Medes apartments , are located 40kilometros from the beautiful city of Girona and 30 minute drive. Girona city is the capital of the province of Girona on the Costa Brava. It is a small town with a huge artistic and cultural heritage that…

Figueres and the Dali museum-theatre

Figueres and the Dali museum-theatre

Figueres is the capital of Alt Emporada,  located 43 kilometers from the holiday apartments Sa Gavina Medes and Sa Gavina Gaudi in Estartit. A visit to Figueres is recommended to all families who are staying in our apartments and anywhere on the Costa Brava. Figueres is a municipality of 43,000…

Botanical garden in Calella de Palafrugell

Botanical garden in Calella de Palafrugell

It is located in the Cap Roig (Costa Brava) 30 km from the Sa Gavina Medes and Sa Gavina Gaudi apartments, less than 30 minutes drive from Estartit. We strongly recommend a visit with the family. It ranks as one of the most important Mediterranean gardens with over a thousand…

The Gavarras massif

The Gavarras massif

The massif of the Gavarres in an extension of 28,000 hectares  located on the Costa Brava, between the regions of Girones and Baix Emporada, about 30 km from the holiday apartmentS  Sa Gavina Medes and Sa Gavina Gaudi , in the interior of the  Girona province. It comprises a total…

Shopping in Costa Brava

Shopping in Costa Brava

Although in Estartit (Costa Brava) there are many shops, you or a familiy member may be seduced by the possibility of spending a day shopping in one of the nearby shopping centers. ESPAI GIRONÈS (SALT-Girona) This modern shopping center, 40 kilometers from the Sa Gavina Medes and Sa Gavina Gaudi…