Day 1 – Arrival in Girona or Barcelona and transfer to Sant Feliu de Guíxols (Sant Pol)
Upon arrival in Girona or Barcelona, Spain, we will arrange a transfer for you to your hotel in Sant Feliu de Guíxols. Your first hotel is in the nice little town of Sant Feliu de Guixols with its fishing port. Accommodation in a hotel near the beautiful beach of Sant Pol.
Day 2 – Sant Feliu de Guíxols (Sant Pol) – Palamós (La Fosca)
Today you’ll be walking along the coastline until reaching Calella de Palafrugell. The route goes through the village of Platja d’Aro, following the sea along the Bay of Palamós, with its fishing port and its delicious dishes of fish. Hotel in La Fosca.
- Distance: 18 km, 190 meters climb
Day 3 – Palamós (La Fosca) – Calella de Palafrugell
Today’s route goes through the lovely Castell cove rounding the wooded area of Cap Roig (height 130 m), from where we can get excellent panoramic views. Lodging in the old fishing village of Calella de Palafrugell, with a magnificent view over the settlement of Calella.
- Distance: 10 km, 240 meters climb
Day 4 – Calella de Palafrugell – Begur
The trail leads us to the north always following the coast and going up to the Massif of Begur (height 220 m) with its picturesque town and its medieval castle.
- Distance: 13 km, 465 meters climb
Day 5 – Begur – Peratallada
Slope down to the gentle countryside where a large number of picturesque medieval villages are visited. Pals is one of the pearls, with it’s big walls, the Hours tower, and the church of Sant Pere from the XIII century. Already on the plain you will pass by Sant Feliu de Boada, and reach Peratallada where you will be lodging in a cute guest house. You can wander on the very ancient ambiance of this nice small town.
- Distance: 15 km, 100 meters climb
Day 6: Peratallada – Torroella de Montgrí
Today’s route pases through interesting medieval villages. The trail is flat and leads you to the river mouth of the Ter, where you will enjoy the view of the Medes Islands.
- Distance: 12 km, 125 meters climb
Day 7 – Circular route Montgrí Massif
Circular route to discover some of the most wonderful parts of the Montgrí Massif. The route passes by two lovely coves, which can only be reached by foot and you will reach the highest spot with the Montgrí castle on the top (200m). From there you have an excellent view of all the Empordà area. Return to your hotel in Hotel in Torroella de Montgri.
- Distance: 9 km, 450 meters climb
Long option to L’Estartit (20km 565m+): After climbing to the castle you will walk on the edge of the mountain to L’Estartit (sea village) where you can enjoy a meal on one of thrir terrasses. Coming back the itinerary is totally flat. (always possible to take a taxi to skip the last 6 km.
- Distance: 20 km, 565 meters climb
Day 8 – Departure
After breakfast, taxi on your own to train near by train station in La Flaça with access to Girona or Barcelona. We can also arrange transfers to Girona or Barcelona for an additional cost.