Girona is a privileged place when it comes to natural heritage. Rivers flowing through the city centre, Mediterranean and riverbank woodlands, mountain ranges such as the Gavarres, the pretty valley of Sant Daniel, as well as fields, croplands and vegetable gardens – in a landscape that has harmonised urban growth with the preservation of the natural surroundings. Enjoy all this and more, just a stone's throw from the city centre. Discover your active tourism activities in Girona!
Enjoy a guided walk through the city environs or go hiking in the valley of Sant Daniel.
All sorts of cycling experiences are available in Girona: cycle tourism, ATB, road routes, and even electric bikes.
Girona is located at the confluence of four rivers. The river vegetation, flora and fauna offer a wide range of activities.
Have you ever had a bird's eye view of Girona? Enjoy the unique experience of a balloon trip over the city.
The Stone Trail
This route will let you know the city's ancient quarries, from which the so-called Girona stone, used to build most of the monuments in the city, was extracted.
The Sant Miquel Trail
Passing through the beautiful Sant Daniel Valley, this route will take you to Sant Miquel Castle, from where you can enjoy a magnificent panoramic view over a large part of the Girona counties.
Devesa and the Ribes del Ter park
This route will take you through two of the most important green areas in Girona, both located in the north-west of the city, on either side of the River Ter.
Hortes de Santa Eugènia
This itinerary will reveal the importance of industry and vegetable gardens (Hortes, in catalan) for the old village of Santa Eugènia de Ter.
Hortes de Santa Eugènia and the Meadows of Salt
This route will allow you to discover the agricultural space of the Hortes de Santa Eugènia (Santa Eugènia vegetable gardens) and the natural area of the meadows of Salt.
Discover the city and its natural surroundings in an entertaining and amusing way. Learn something new! And if you complete a circuit, you can enter a prize draw with an assortment of prizes.