|Commercial opening times|
The usual opening times for the majority of shops is from 9.30 a.m. to 1.30 p.m. and from 4.30 to 8.30 p.m., although large franchises and shopping centres do not close at lunchtime. Hypermarkets and specialized establishments open from 10.00 am to 10.00 pm.
As far as mealtimes are concerned, people have lunch between 1.30 and 3.00 p.m. and dinner between 8.30 and 10.00 p.m. At weekends the mealtimes are a little later. Most restaurants adapt to the habits of tourists.
|Opening hours of museums and monuments|
Most museums and monuments open to the public can be visited from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. in winter, from March to September, and from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. in summer. On Sundays and public holidays they are usually open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Girona is situated in the time zone GMT+ 01:00, the same as Madrid, Paris, Rome, Brussels, Berlin, Warsaw or Copenhagen.
|Opening times for banks|
In general, banks and savings banks open from 8.15 a.m. to 2.00 p.m. from Monday to Friday. Savings banks open on Thursday afternoons from 4.30 to 7.45 p.m. from October to April.