Archives for Spring

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.

Mountain Bike Route from Platja d’Aro

We will leave the hotel by mountain bike and go up to the Fanals d’Amunt neighborhood, we will arrive at what is popularly known as Mas del Monjo and which is the old church of Nostra Senyora de Fanals (Romanesque building from the 10th-11th century), we will arrive until the source of the mas where we will see a very large oak specimen, we will continue the route up to the Molins (windmills) Valley, we will return through San Marc to Platja d’Aro. 
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Calendars: Cyclotourism.
Organizers: Hotel Bell Repòs.
Estacions de l'any: Spring.
Venues: Platja d'Aro.

Wine tasting in Calonge

The Empordà area is an area of ​​winemaking tradition with hundreds of years of antiquity. At EBIKES AREA we are committed to local and environmentally friendly tourism. That is why we believe that in order to understand the territory, our wineries need recognition. The essence of the Empordà condensed in a glass of wine. In these packs of wine tourism experiences, we will be able to see first hand some of the most representative wineries in the Baix Empordà. So close and so different at the same time. Activity Clos d’Agon ½ day Clos d’Agon is a winery located in
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Calendars: Cyclotourism.
Organizers: Ebikes area.
Estacions de l'any: Autumn, Spring, and Summer.
Venues: Calonge.

Discovering the medieval villages of Empordanet in e-mountainbike

Culture and history go hand in hand in this tour that brings us through the medieval villages of the Empordanet. Together we’ll discover a dozen small villages like Peratallada, Ullastret, Matajudaica, Palau-Sator and Sant Iscle d’Empordà, with their stone houses and narrow, winding streets, and their city walls, castles and towers that are characteristic of the Baix Empordà region. We’ll also explore the largest Spanish settlement in Catalonia, the site of Puig de Sant Andreu d’Ullastret.
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Calendars: Cyclotourism and Ecotourism.
Organizers: Empordàlovers.
Estacions de l'any: Spring.
Venues: Ullastret.

Relaxed eCycling Tours

Are you looking for a relaxing, yet active way to travel? The electric push of our e-bikes makes cycling enjoyable! Ride into the mountains, through fascinating natural parks, around volcanic peaks and along the coastline, enjoying picturesque villages on the way! You will stay in cosy country houses, taste local wines and eat delicious food! The perfect combination of nature, excercise and culture! Choose the program that suits you best. We will be happy to satisfy your individual wishes.
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Calendars: Cyclotourism.
Organizers: ebike-Panorama Tours.
Estacions de l'any: Spring.
Venues: Mas del Joncar, St. Pere Pescador.

Guided ride on rural e-bike and wine tasting

This route is made and designed for those who want to live an experience at a different pace, without rush. To enjoy the beauty in every way, we will cycle through the beautiful landscapes of the Empordanet, and taste a wine from the region, made from the heart. With the burricleta, the rural e-bike, we will cycle through the Empordà landscapes to Pals, probably the most beautiful medieval town in Catalonia. From there, we will go to the vineyard of Mas Geli, a unique place where they will explain their project and also, we will be able to taste 4
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Calendars: Cyclotourism.
Organizers: Ocitània.
Estacions de l'any: Spring.
Venues: Pals.