Vilanant

Province: Girona
Shire: Alt Empordà
Inhabitants: 363
Extension: 16,9 Km2
Altitude: 98 m

Vilanant is a small rural town of the Alt Empordà, surrounded by fields and forests and bathed by two rivers, the Manol and the Rissec and with a very characteristic space "La Garriga d'Empordà" rich in fauna, flora and dry stone constructions. Together with Vilanant, we find the nucleus of Taravaus, a small town annexed in Vilanant with narrow alleys and a very peculiar rural charm.

Vilanant and Taravaus are municipalities with a wide variety of routes for hiking and mountain biking. Healthy routes through cattle trails and charming trails.

In May you have to visit the Firaflor, always on the second weekend of the month. In summer, the Mayor festival in August and in winter the solidary tió or the fiesta of San Martín de Taravaus.

Notable buildings: the Church of Santa María de Vilanant, Church of San Martín de Taravaus, the Trull de Cal Fuster oil, the Chapel of Santiago de los Verders.

Notable sites: La Garriga d'Empordà (fauna, flora and walls and dry stone barracks (BCIL)), the Can Nabot forest with the Twin oaks.

Where to sleep

Can Vilaveda

Vilanant

Can Vilaveda is located in Vilanant and offers accommodation with a private…

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Can Clotas Turisme Rural

Cistella (a 3 Km)

Old rural house dating from the fourteenth century located in the Alt…

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Hotel Empordà

Figueres (a 5.7 Km)

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

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Ermita de Santa Llúcia

Garrigàs (a 8.9 Km)

The house of the hermitage of the church of Santa Llúcia de…

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Mas Torrencito

Vilademuls (a 9.9 Km)

Mas Torrencito is a cozy property set in a 15th-century country house…

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Hotel de la Font

Peralada (a 11.3 Km)

Located in the town of Peralada, ideal for a few days of…

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Hostal Can Palol

Peralada (a 11.5 Km)

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

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Càmping Esponellà

Esponellà (a 11.4 Km)

It's a different camping, open all year round and located in the…

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Where to eat

Restaurant el Grill del Celler

Peralada (a 11.6 Km)

The best grilled meat, great wines and champagnes, and the freshest Empordà…

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La Quadra Restaurant Hotel

Maçanet de Cabrenys (a 18.8 Km)

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

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Bar restaurant Casino

Tortellà (a 21.5 Km)

Located in Tortellá offers traditional Catalan cuisine, with quality products and proximity.…

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Restaurant Pirineus

Celrà (a 24.9 Km)

We have a didactic and cheerful kitchen at the same time that…

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Els Brancs - Restaurant

Roses (a 25.4 Km)

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

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Restaurant Can Llissa

Colera (a 26.8 Km)

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

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What to do

Pessebre Vivent de Navata

Navata (a 4.4 Km)

The living nativity scene of Navata (Alt Emporda, 8 km of Figueres)…

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Mas Marcè

Siurana (a 9.9 Km)

Mas Marcè is a family that has been working as pastors for…

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El Pessebre de Bàscara

Bàscara (a 10.9 Km)

The Pessebre de Bàscara consists of two different parts, the first part…

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Casino Castell de Peralada

Peralada (a 11.5 Km)

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

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Ecomuseu Farinera de Castelló d'Empúries

Castelló d'Empúries (a 15.4 Km)

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

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Butterfly park

Castelló d'Empúries (a 16 Km)

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

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Funny Way

Castelló d'Empúries (a 19.5 Km)

In a single walk you can enjoy the landscapes offered by our…

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Ecoboats

Castelló d'Empúries (a 19.1 Km)

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

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Events

Official recovery of coal in Sant Llorenç de la Muga

01/03/2020 ...

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Coal and Bean Fair of San Lorenzo de la Muga

01/03/2020

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Carnival in Castelló d'Empúries

28/02/2020 - 01/03/2020

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Carnival of Maçanet de Cabrenys

07/03/2020

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Deals

Calçotada o Barbecue in group!

Can Gat Vell (Saus, Camallera i Llampaies) (a 15.2 Km)

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