The house is located near many cities and towns, corners of nature, roads, rivers, lakes, beaches, routes, ...
Here we put the most important, but we encourage you to discover more places, we can help you if you want to make proposals, which probably do not come out here, because if we put everything we would never finish. We are lucky to be in a town (Serinyà) very close to different counties, such as La Garrotxa, Empordà (high and low), Gironès, Ripollès, Osona, La Selva ... Without leaving the same county of Pla de the lake, with many attractions to discover.
You can consult the agenda of activities and proposals in the Pla de l'Estany region, click here
Serinyà is the town where the house is located. Very well located, 5 minutes by car from Banyoles, 5 from Besalú, 15 from Girona, 25 from Figueres and Olot, one hour from Barcelona, ...
Banyoles is the capital of the region (Pla de l'estany), a 5-minute drive from Serinyà. With its pond, old town, museums, shopping center, ... The Plaza Mayor with its vaults of the s. XII, the Monastery, Dardier and Archaeological Museums, canals that cross the center, ...
Aiguamolls de l'Empordà, a Natural Park 45 minutes away you will enjoy a natural environment, well organized and reserved, with viewpoints to contemplate the birds and fauna. These are the Aiguamolls de l'Empordà.
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Castellfollit de la Roca, 30 minutes drive from the house. Village of La Garrotxa in the Natural Park of the volcanic area. It sits on a basaltic cliff, the Castellfollit cliff
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In 1 hour you can reach the top of the mountain of Our Lady of the World. Where Mossèn Cinto Verdaguer wrote the poem El Canigó, in the Sanctuary there is a small museum where it is shown where he stayed. There is a restaurant, ... The most beautiful thing is to see the landscape from the Canigó, Northern Catalonia, La Garrotxa, the Pla de l'Estany, the Empordà, the sea, the Gulf of Roses ...
30 minutes by car The forest of erotic sculptures of Can Ginabreda is the result of a work by the sculptor Xicu Cabanyes. An itinerary to visit freely and enjoy a natural environment with sculptures and enjoy the work of a renowned artist.
The Pla de l'Estany is made up of 11 towns, the capital is Banyoles. Very nice towns to visit and enjoy. Espònellà (village in the photo), Cornellà del Terri, Fontcoberta, Porqueres, Serinyà, Palol de Revardit, Sant Miquel de Campmajor, Crespià, Camós and Viladamuls. All of them very close and with their history.
A 45-minute drive, the beech in Jordan (region of La Garrotxa), a forest of beech exceptional because it grows on a flat and sits on a lava flow from the volcano of Croscat , which offers a rugged relief, with abundant very characteristic prominences, which can reach more than 20 m in height and which receive the local name of tossols. It is part of the Natural Park of the Volcanic Zone of La Garrotxa.
Sant Martí d'Empúries, 40 minutes by car. A very beautiful beaches for bathing with family. Spend the day there, having a picnic (enabled areas), walking through the old town, ... And L'Escala, a beautiful town with its beaches, anchovies (recommended to taste them), ...
50 minutes away, Sant Joan de les Abadesses, in Ripollès, with the most important monuments of the Catalan Romanesque and you will discover the baronial town of Sant Joan de les Abadesses following its history, legends and traditions.
• Visit to the Monastery of Sant Joan de les Abadesses and the Vila Vella. The visit includes the entrance to the Abbey Palace.
1 hour, Ripoll, capital of Ripollès. Visit the Monastery, Museum, La Farga Palau, its mountainous and natural environment, with the river that passes through the town. A very beautiful town to visit and enjoy its history and sightseeing with the family.
35 minutes away is La Bisbal d'Empordà, the capital of the Baix Empordà and the capital of ceramics. A very beautiful town, with many attractions. Visit and buy ceramics, cookies, walk around, antique furniture ...
Cut to 45 minutes. Medieval town of Baix Empodà.
The Baix Empordà region, with its good climate and ease of access, the importance of festivals and popular events, the uniqueness of fairs and markets, the beauty of coves and beaches, the richness of historical and cultural heritage , the gastronomic quality and the wide range of activities and services offered by this region, make the Baix Empordà, an idyllic and ideal place to spend a good holiday.
Bosc d'escultures eròtiques Can Ginabreda
Pobles del Pla de l'Estany
La Fageda d'en Jordà
In Serinyà itself (same village of Can Cirera) you will find this Park of prehistoric caves, the best site in Western Europe to know the passage from Neanderthal man to modern man.
In addition to visiting the prehistoric caves, we advise you to do it with a guide, for the little ones there are activities to explain how they hunted, how they made fire, painted, ...
Very interesting and very close to the house.
In Banyoles you can visit the Neolithic Park of La Draga, the reconstructions of the prehistoric huts and how they ate, hunted, ... Also the Darder Museum with the collection of natural history of the veterinarian and taxidermist Francesc Darder i Llimona, of clear pedagogical vocation, the Archaeological Museum with the conservation of the paleontological and archaeological materials of the region ...
In Girona you will find different museums, such as the Cinema with the collection of Tomàs Mallol, the museums of Jewish history, Girona, the archeology, Casa Masó, the art and the Museum-treasure of the Girona Cathedral.