|Where can I find accommodation?|
In the “Hotels and accommodation” section you will find all the facilities available in Girona and the immediate surroundings. You can choose different categories of hotel, guesthouses, rural accommodation, the youth hostel or campsites.
|What is the local cuisine like in Girona?|
In the Restaurants and cafés section you will find the restaurants of the city classified by type of cuisine, with approximate prices. Girona's geographical location between the mountains and the sea gives easy access to a wide variety of ingredients of excellent quality. In the city's restaurants you will find a creative cuisine that is open to new ideas, influences and cultures, but which does not forget its roots: the ingredients and recipes of traditional Catalan cooking.
|How can I find a taxi?|
There are taxi ranks at the railway station and in front of the main Post Office, near Plaça de la Independència (in the centre of the city). You can also call for taxis on the following numbers: Taxi Girona (they also have specially-adapted taxis) 972 222 323 / 972 203 377;
|Where can I park my car?|
At the entry points into the city there are free parking areas, from which it is very easy to get to the city centre. There are also numerous paying car-parks inside the city.
|Which are the shop 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.
At the railway station you can find lockers to leave your luggage. The lockers will be open to all users who want to use it (not need to be users of the train).
|What are the annual holidays?|
1 January: New Year's Day
|What are the tourist information services opening times?|
|How can I travel to the towns and villages in the area surrounding Girona, or to Barcelona?|
Girona's geographical location makes it the ideal point of departure to discover the variety of landscapes throughout the surrounding region. Consult the Itineraries and routes section where you will find a map of the main roads.
|At what time of the year are there sales in the shops?|
The winter sales season starts on 7th January and usually finishes in the first week in March. The summer sales start from the 1st July onwards. The length of the sales depends on the establishment and the sales discounts are offered on the products of the season.