Archives for Ecotourism

SEA AND LAND ON THE COAST OF THE MONTGRÍ NATURAL PARK

Enjoy this combined activity of half a day. SHIP + HIKING We leave L’Estartit by boat to contemplate the Les Illes Medes Nature Reserve, to sail under the spectacular cliffs that make up the coast of the Parc Natural, to know the details of its impressive geological formations. We will disembark in Cala Pedrosa one I access to land of crystalline waters that they invite to bath and to doing snorkel between his rocks. After the bath it begins our excursion of return to l’Estartit, across a typical forest of the Mediterranean coast, where we will be able to discover together
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Calendars: Ecotourism.
Organizers: Medaqua.
Estacions de l'any: Autumn.
Venues: L’Estartit.

SECRET COVES, SMUGGLERS’ HIDEAWAYS AND TRADITIONAL GASTRONOMY

Do you know the most hidden beaches and coves of the Camino de Ronda®? What do you think about tasting a good casserole rice in front of the sea? Do you dare to live like a real smuggler and sail by boat along the coast? Excursion on the Camino de Ronda between Llafranc and Tamariu. Visit of the most hidden beaches and coves on the coast, traditional dinner on the same beach and return to the starting point with a fisherman’s boat visiting the maritime caves where the smugglers hid their merchandise.  
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Calendars: Ecotourism.
Organizers: Camí de Ronda.
Estacions de l'any: Autumn.
Venues: Palamós.

HOT AIR BALLOON FLIGHT IN LA GARROTXA + CARRIAGE RIDE IN LA FAGEDA D’EN JORDÀ

With almost 30 years of experience, Vol de Coloms offers you a balloon trip complemented by a country breakfast with local products. During 1h or 1h 30min you will be able to contemplate, from the air, the more than 40 volcanoes that make up the Natural Park of the Garrotxa volcanic area while you accompany it with greaves cake and a glass of cava. Back on solid ground, we will provide a full cooked breakfast in our restaurant – reserved for the exclusive use of those who have flown with us – consisting of bread and tomato, cold cuts, Catalan
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Calendars: Ecotourism.
Organizers: Vol de Coloms.
Estacions de l'any: Autumn.
Venues: Santa Pau.

The three oaks of the Rei

On the north of the Garrotxa county, in an amazing abrupt landscape, there are three old monumental oak trees that have a legend to tell us. We discover the little town of Oix and we walk to the Vall d’Hortmoier, crossing cliffs and some creek, and enjoying a spectacular landscape of great beauty.
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Calendars: Ecotourism.
Organizers: En Ruta Girona.
Estacions de l'any: Autumn.
Venues: Parc Natural de la Zona Volcànica de la Garrotxa.

SEGWAY TOURS PYRENEES

This innovative vehicle will open you a world of new sensations in driving. The Segway runs with our balance, and after a small driving class with our guide, you can do the route without problems. Segway Tours Pyrenees will discover in a different way all roads and hidden places of La Molina ski resort, as well as its natural environment. Suitable for all, children from 7 years and 30 kilos of weight.
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Calendars: Ecotourism.
Organizers: Altitud Extrem.
Estacions de l'any: Autumn.
Venues: La Molina.

Walking Route through Baix Ter

Guided walking route, departing from Estartit, to La Pletera and Gola del Ter, where the “Life Pletera” project related to the wetlands and coastal lagoons of Baix Ter was carried out, ecosystems resulting from the interaction of the Ter and Daró rivers with the sea, which host environments and species of great ecological interest. There we can learn about the entire project and admire all the flora and fauna, from the hand of our certified park guide. Duration: 3h
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Calendars: Ecotourism and Hiking.
Organizers: Estació Nàutica L'Estartit - Illes Medes.
Estacions de l'any: Autumn.
Venues: Estartit.

Sea Kayak initiation

Guided tour and Initiation to the real sea kayaking, learning efficient paddling technique, turning and maneuvering technique and Safety. Practice on the water and tour the into the North coast of Lloret de Mar. High-quality photographic report included. Departures from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.
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Calendars: Ecotourism and Nautical tourism.
Organizers: Kayak Adventure Lloret.
Estacions de l'any: Summer.
Venues: Lloret de Mar.

Discovering butterflies: meet Vanessa and Cleopatra

Do we know many butterfly names? How many days do they live? What do they eat? What happens if we touch their wings? Are there fewer now than before? We will solve these and other questions in an activity designed to enjoy nature and learn how important these animals are. We will get to know aspects of their life and behavior and learn to identify some species that live in La Garrotxa. And with a little luck, we’ll see Vanessa or Cleopatra flying as well.
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Calendars: Ecotourism.
Organizers: Trescàlia.
Estacions de l'any: Spring.
Venues: Parc Natural de la Zona Volcànica de la Garrotxa and Parc Natural de la Zona Volcànica de la Garrotxa.

Landscapes and gastronomy in the volcanic area of La Garrotxa

A guided visit to La Garrotxa Volcanic Zone Natural Park, and a cooking workshop.  We visited the Croscat volcano (one of the youngest on the peninsula, which today allows us to see how looks the interior of a volcano) and La Fageda d’en Jordà (a beech forest on a idyllic and bucolic landscape). In the afternoon, we do a cooking workshop with seasonal local products while we prepare the lunch. We recommend you stay in a rural tourism house in the area.
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Calendars: Ecotourism and Hiking.
Organizers: En Ruta Girona.
Estacions de l'any: Spring.
Venues: Parc Natural de la Zona Volcànica de la Garrotxa.