Welcome to Llafranc

Top experiences in Llafranc

Amazing hotels and hostels

We've pre-picked the best hotels, hostels and bed and breakfasts to make your stay as enjoyable as possible.

Travel guides

Starting at $27.99

Image for

Llafranc activities

$96.62 Day Trips & Excursions

Costa Brava Full Day Trip from Barcelona

The fame of Costa Brava is also due to its villages. Small fisherman towns, with whitewashed walls and narrow winding streets, today still retain their charm. This area has historically been a point of entry, transit, and settlement for different cultures and civilizations. Each has left its footprints, which is evidenced by the Greek and Roman sites in Empuries. The Costa Brava is not to be missed!We will take the motorway and about 10:15am we are going to arrive in Calella de Palafrugell, a small fisherman’s village that still retains today the traditional appearance of the past. It is a village of great beauty in both architecture and landscape. The town, splashed with small bays, becomes a fusion of land and sea that is an incomparable setting.About 11:15am, we will start walking along Camino de Ronda, which is going to lead us to the neighborhood town of Llafranc. The “Camino de Ronda” borders all the Costa Brava and was used to control the maritime smuggling. Today, thanks to this, you can discover beautiful spots that wouldn’t be otherwise accessible.About 12:00 we will travel to Pals, a town located inland and on the top of a hill. The village is built entirely in an integrated medieval site. At the top there is a cylindrical tower from the XII century, which is visible from far away. It has an excellent terrace that offers stunning views of the Costa Brava and surroundings.Our next visit is to l’Estartit, seaside village with an important port famous worldwide as being an important diving center because the Medes Islands archipelago lies only one kilometer from the coast. Medes islands are of great interest for the wide variety of flora and fauna that inhabit in the whole marine area, with more than 1200 species classified. The ecosystem has been identified as the best marine reserve in the occidental Mediterranean.You will have free time to have lunch and take a small stroll around town and at 15:00pm we will get on board Nautilus, a boat with submarine vision.The sailing is about 1h30. First we will go ahead to the outer islands. The views are spectacular, but also, through submerged cabins with large windows, you can enjoy an exceptional view of a sea floor full of life, as if you were diving! Our last stop is at the extensive Greek and Roman ruins of Empuries, in which we are going to arrive around 17:00pm. Once there, we will start a guided tour around the whole site. It is the only site in Spain where both Greek and later a Roman city existed together. Empuries is also located in a privileged surrounding, just in front of the sea.At 18:00 the tour is finished and we go back to Barcelona, where about 20.00 we will arrive at Plaza Catalunya.

$218.55 Day Trips & Excursions

Private Guided Tour of Costa Brava from Barcelona

After bit more than one hour by car from Barcelona, You will reach Calella de Palafrugell, old fishing village and one of the most beautiful and original of the Costa Brava. In this picturesque village, you will admire its white houses, the Bell Tower, boutiques and cafes. All this with a view of the boats bobbing in the Mediterranean Sea.Calella is a village with plenty of life, famous is in place the Havana concert which takes place at the beginning of the month of July of each year, and of which you will discuss during the visit, Calella relationship with Cuba is long and there is much to say. Calella is the starting point of the Camino de Ronda, which you will be taken to Llafranc. Bring comfortable shoes and go through a path hung to the sea and its beautiful bays, surrounded by Mediterranean vegetation and in direct contact with nature. This walk is ideal for couples or families with children. Arriving at Llafranc visit this beautiful town and then will go to the Far de Sant Sebastia. In a few minutes you will arrive at this majestic Lighthouse who presides over a 170 m cliff in a rugged corner of the Costa Brava and where the sea is the true protagonist. Here You will visit also the site of an Iberian settlement, a watch tower and a chapel from the 15th century. The Iberian settlement of the 5th century BC you will see four Iberian houses and two rooms for each one, as well as different streets in an area of about 300 square meters. Later you will visit the Torre de Sant Sebastià, which was built in 1445 faced the threat of pirates, here is when you will know the fearsome Barbarossa and his attacks in this area. Then, you will visit the Hermitage of Sant Sebastià, terraced in the tower and documented since the 15th century as a result of an epidemic of plague. In the afternoon you will continue the route through this paradise to the village of Begur, a village with a Mediterranean flavor to the fullest and where are its medieval castle and its defense towers. You will learn about the life in the village when those who went to the Americas, once fortified, returned to raise beautiful houses and establish new customs such as coffee, the Cup and you pure after eating, either a new cuisine, such as for example, the rice to the Cuban. After this tour, you will go ahead to Pals, one of the most beautiful places in Spain, a fortified village dated on the 10th century, full of history and with impressive corners. You will be so amazed!And of course, during this amaizing tour, you cannot miss the town of Pals! One of the most beautiful places in the Costa Brava, be ready to enjoy the architecture of the city, the food and the amazing walking guided tour around this unique place!Subsequently, and already on the way back to Barcelona, you will visit family wineries where you will have the chance to taste homemade wine and sausages typical of the area.

$914.44 Cultural & Theme Tours

Costa Brava tour (full day)

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Village Medieval de Pals, Pals, Costa Brava, Province of Girona, CataloniaPals is a medieval village iin Costa Brava, very well preserved, in about 30 or 40 minutes you can take a walk in the old town and discover the medieval heritage there, the walls, the old church and the tower of hours.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Cabo de Sant Sebastia, Llafranc, Palafrugell, Costa Brava, Province of Girona, CataloniaSant Sebastia light tower offer a spectacular view of the villages in Costa Brava such as Llafranch or Calella de Palafrugell. After the stop is possible to spend a bit of time in Llafranch and take a walk on the beach or for sport lovers take a long walk untill next town.Duration: 15 minutesStop At: Castillo de Tossa de Mar, Tossa de Mar, Costa Brava, Province of Girona, CataloniaTossa de Mar is a town with an old down town very well preserved since medieval time. Is the only medieval town next to the beach. And you will take a walk throught the streets untill you arrive on top where is the light tower from where views are spectacular!Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Cabo de Sant Sebastia, Llafranc, Palafrugell, Costa Brava, Province of Girona, CataloniaDiscover a little town on the coast, Llafranch is an example of the old fisherman towns in Costa Brava, with a nice little beach where to spend a nice walk through.Duration: 1 hour

$72.70 Cultural & Theme Tours

Costa Brava & Dali - Full Day

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Playas de Calella, Calella de Palafrugell, Palafrugell, Costa Brava, Province of Girona, CataloniaCalella de Palafrugell is a small fisherman’s village that still retains today the traditional appearance of the past. It is a village of great beauty in both architecture and landscape. The town, splashed with small bays, becomes a fusion of land and sea that is an incomparable setting. We will have free time to explore the village, enjoy the scenery and for sure, take great photographs. Duration: 45 minutesStop At: Village Medieval de Pals, Pals, Costa Brava, Province of Girona, CataloniaPals is a town located inland and on the top of a hill. The location is entirely built into an ancient medieval village. The enclosure is crowned with a cylindrical tower from the XII century, visible from far away. It has an excellent terrace that offers stunning views of the Costa Brava and its immediate surroundings. Walking through the cobbled streets you will feel like you have gone back in time. Take time to appreciate the round arches, facades with pointed windows arches and stone balconies, all perfectly restored. Duration: 45 minutesStop At: Dali Theatre-Museum, Figueres, Province of Girona, CataloniaIn Figueres there is the Dalí Theatre-Museum which holds the biggest collection of artwork that represent the artistic evolution of Salvador Dalí, from his origins to his latest works that are considered the top of the Spanish surrealism. The heart of the museum is the town's theatre that Dalí knew as a child. It was where one of the first public exhibitions of young Dalí's art was shown. The old theatre was burned during the Spanish Civil War and remained in a state of ruin. In 1960, Dalí and the mayor of Figueres decided to rebuild it as a museum dedicated to Dalí. Duration: 2 hours

$67.86 Water Sports

Swim and Breakfast in Costa Brava

We'll meet at southern side of Llafranc beach, right at the start of Via Brava swimming itinerary for a welcome briefing and some warm-up swimming exercises. Then we'll jump into the water and will swim in a non-competitive way for 1000m. with a qualified local swim guide to reach El Canadell beach at the next coastal village of Calella de Palafrugell. Once in Calella, our guide will give us some technical skills to improve open water swimming and then the group return back, either by swimming or walking along the coastal path to Llafranc.We'll swim into quiet narrow cristal clear water between rocks to explore and enjoy swimming in this incredible spot in Costa Brava. The Costa Brava seabed is unique for its extraordinary biodiversity as well as the opportunities afforded to observe underwater flora and fauna. Posidonia oceanica fields and a seabed of rocks or sand are the main environments found on the Vies Braves itineraries, with starfish, salema porgy, pomfret, white seabream, crabs, octopus, and more.At Llafranc, we’ll have typical Catalan breakfast with local products in a restaurant right in front of the beach. The guide will provide a Safety buoy and a swimming cap for each swimmer. The water temperature will be nice and warm from July to October—20-24ºC—so a wetsuit won't be required.

$92.02 Cultural & Theme Tours

Medieval Costa Brava day-trip

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Peratallada, Peratallada, Province of Girona, CataloniaVisit to this Medieval townDuration: 30 minutesStop At: Village Medieval de Pals, Pals, Costa Brava, Province of Girona, CataloniaGuided visit in PalsDuration: 1 hourStop At: Castell de Begur, Begur, Costa Brava, Province of Girona, CataloniaVisit to this beautiful townDuration: 45 minutesStop At: Playas de Calella, Calella de Palafrugell, Palafrugell, Costa Brava, Province of Girona, CataloniaLunch in Calella, a gorgeous white coastal town, and walk until nearby Llafranc or Golfet beachDuration: 1 hour 30 minutesStop At: The Lighthouse of Calella, Calella, CataloniaStop at the lookout point to admire the marvelous viewsDuration: 10 minutes