Lloret de Mar makes for a fantastic place to stay when looking for somewhere sunny in Spain, as it’s one of this area’s most popular holiday destinations. With its beautiful beaches and excellent selection of things to do, there’s sure to never be a dull moment when staying in Lloret de Mar.
Best known of all the Costa Brava resorts, Lloret has always been popular with British holidaymakers. A sandy beach and clear seas set the scene for a great holiday, and our time in Lloret de Mar will certainly be well-spent.
You will have the option of booking five optional excursions including a trip to a local market and the amazing city of Barcelona. We’ll be staying at the 4* Don Juan Resort, which is located a short distance from the beach.
One of Barcelona’s main attractions is the Magic Fountain of Montjuic. This fantastic fountain can be found in the Montjuic neighbourhood and is located below the elegant steps up to the Palau Nacional on Montjuic hill.
In the evenings, this fountain is transformed into a magnificent light and water show, with music to accompany this spectacular performance.
Please note: operation varies seasonally
Discover some of Barcelona’s very best attractions and landmarks during our exciting sightseeing tour, so you can see more of this incredible city. Drive through the city and learn more about the Catalonian capital’s interesting history while admiring its beautiful sights. From Gaudi’s famous architecture to the city’s bustling shopping districts and historical attractions, we’ll get to explore further with our sightseeing tour.
Enjoy an exciting excursion to explore the nearby town of Besalu, a historical national property since 1966. Here, we’ll find amazing medieval cobbled streets and facades, as well as the well-known 12th-century Romanesque bridge over the Fluvia River.
Girona is one of Catalonia’s major cities, and our trip here will be spent at leisure, so we can discover this excellent location to our hearts’ content. With lots of sights to enjoy, we’re sure to be kept busy during our visit!
There are the ancient city walls and towers, which mark the entrance to Girona’s Old Town, plus Girona Cathedral, dating from 1015. This cathedral is home to the world’s widest Gothic nave, although it isn’t the only prominent religious building in Girona - there’s also the Sant Pere de Galligants church, and the Collegiate Church of Sant Feliu.Please note: operation varies seasonally
The Catalan capital, Barcelona is a fantastic city to explore at leisure, with its wonderful architecture and bustling atmosphere. Admire Antoni Gaudi’s incredible Modernist creations, including the as-yet-unfinished Sagrada Familia, and spend time shopping along the famous Las Ramblas boulevard.
This mesmerising city is known for its excellent attractions as much for its delicious cuisine, so be sure to sample some of the local food during our time here!
We make our way to a fantastic local market to enjoy a wide variety of local specialties, available to sample and buy. With everything from freshly caught seafood to delicious fresh fruits and expertly crafted olive oils, we'll have a wonderful time at a traditional Spanish market.
We will be staying in the superior rooms of this 4* hotel located in the centre of Lloret de Mar. The rooms and pool area have been renovated in 2018 to a high standard.
You will have the option to book your own flights independently with the operator.
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