Shire: Alt Empordà
Altitude: 14 m
Marine Vila, situated on the coast south Emporda and Gulf of Roses. The coastal area stretching from the so-called "grauet d'Empúries" in the north to the south Montgo headland. L'Escala offers a variety of landscapes and settlements: Modern nuclei by the sea, the old town of L'Escala itself, the medieval village of St. Marti Empuries and other small rural village of great character and fortified as: Zinc Claus, the neighborhoods of the Corts, Vilanera and Els Recs. In the vicinity, a set of runes of Empurias are a prime tourist attraction.