Province: Girona
Shire: Alt Empordà
Inhabitants: 1826
Extension: 43,6 Km2
Altitude: 32 m

On a small hill in the district of Alt Empordà is the municipality of Peralada. It is located just 7 km from the capital of the region, Figueres. In the village we can distinguish two parts, of which the old town stands located around the castle Peralada.

Peralada has several population centers: the person's old term Vilanova de la Muga, which includes the chapel of Sant Joan Sescloses, Urbanization Peralada Golf Club and other neighborhoods of houses that are scattered by the term.

Peralada The origin comes from the year 500 BC when the Iberians settled in this area. However, the stage with more splendor of this town was in the Middle Ages as it was one of the first villages empordanesas important because it served as the capital of a county.

This period is the Peralada Castle as it was the center of the county. Today continues to see great performances in their environment as the celebration of International Music Festival Peralada held every summer in their gardens. Also, part of the castle, is the elegant Casino.

Near the castle, specifically across the street, is the Convento del Carmen in Gothic style and it houses the Peralada Castle Museum, the Wine Museum and the Museum of Glass. Obro the spaces visited the municipality is the Sant Domènech Cloister and Museum, which was part of a convent of agustines, and the church of Sant Martí, among other things, shows us a miniature manger the 40s.

As regards the natural environment, Peralada is right Orlina River, with which joins the Llobregate d'Empordà as it crosses the term for the southern side and also later joins Muga river.

The topography of the area is flat, making it easier than most lands are conreadas and high quality.

There are also a large number of carriage roads that connect Peralada with their neighbors and allow us to walk around enjoying a beautiful place.

Where to sleep

Hostal Can Palol


Located at the entrance of the village, just in front of Castle…

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Hotel Empordà

Figueres (a 6 Km)

Family-run hotel with 39 double rooms and 3 suites, the restaurant offers…

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Hotel Spa Vilamont

Garriguella (a 5.7 Km)

Hotel with 11 rooms, pool, jacuzzi, sauna, massage and beauty, cafeteria, elevator…

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Allotjament Turístic Pagés

Sant Climent Sescebes (a 7 Km)

Old renovated pension with 6 double rooms equipped with a full bathroom.…

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Can Jai Allotjament Rural

Peralada (a 10.9 Km)

A country house. XVIII in the town of Peralada. The cottage, 290 m²,…

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Hostal Can Xicu

Capmany (a 10.3 Km)

Can Xicu, restored in 2017, preserves the medieval character of the house,…

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Càmping Rodas

Roses (a 12.5 Km)

quiet family located in the heart of the Bay of Roses Camping.…

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Hotel Gri-mar

Llançà (a 13.5 Km)

Family hotel situated in a residential area surrounded by gardens, near the…

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Where to eat

Restaurant Can Llissa

Colera (a 15.4 Km)

In Can Llissa we are defenders of the slow food philosophy and…

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Els Brancs - Restaurant

Roses (a 17 Km)

Restaurant awarded a Michelin star in a prime location on the beach…

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La Quadra Restaurant Hotel

Maçanet de Cabrenys (a 23.4 Km)

La Quadra is a family-run Restaurant-Hotel located in the center of Maçanet…

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What to do

Casino Castell de Peralada


In the heart of the Alt Empordà and close to spectacular spots…

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Teatre-Museu Dalí

Figueres (a 6.2 Km)

The visit to the museum represents a unique experience to be able…

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Celler Mas Llunes

Garriguella (a 5.4 Km)

We are a family winery located in Garriguella, within the DO Empordà.…

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Butterfly park

Castelló d'Empúries (a 8.4 Km)

The Butterfly Park is an indoor tropical garden, about 2000m2, located in…

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Ecomuseu Farinera de Castelló d'Empúries

Castelló d'Empúries (a 7.8 Km)

The visit to the Farinera will not stop surprising you. The Farinera…

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Castelló d'Empúries (a 11.7 Km)

Rent one of our boats without permission to travel the main channel…

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Mas Marcè

Siurana (a 11 Km)

Mas Marcè is made up of a family that has been shepherds…

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Roses (a 12.5 Km)

In Roses, one of the most important tourist towns of the Costa…

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