Castelló d’Empúries attractions

Park in Castelló d’Empúries

Parc Natural dels Aiguamolls de l’Empordà

The remnants of the mighty marshes that once covered the whole coastal plain here are preserved in this 47-sq-km natural park, a key site for migrating birds, just south of Castelló d’Empúries. The March to May and …
Basilica in Castelló d’Empúries

Basílica de Santa María

This broad church seizes attention with its Romanesque tower, intricately carved portal, and a delicate sculpture on its tympanum (above the main entrance) of the Virgin Mary clasping Jesus while the three Magi look…
Museum in Castelló d’Empúries


In its heyday, this farinera (flour factory) was producing 20,000kg of the white stuff each day. Even if milling innovations aren't your thing, a wander through this museum takes you on a surprisingly diverting jour…