Roses is a town of Mediterranean essence and marked tourist tradition and seafaring. Situated in a unique natural environment, to the North of the Costa Brava, is far less than 30 km from the French border, 65 km from Girona and 160 km from Barcelona.
Its origins date back to the 8th century BC, with the arrival of the rhodians and the Foundation of the Greek city of Rhode. These historical events have become the hallmarks of Roses, a modern, culturally active and generous, population fruit of coexistence with other peoples and civilizations, and which we are very proud.
We invite you to navigate through a locality full of charm and new sensations to discover, as did more than 3,000 years ago the first settlers; a place to enjoy nature, culture and traditions is a privilege within the reach of everyone.
If we get that Roses you seduce by the sunsets here can be seen, by the affable and hospitable mood of the people, by the historical legacy, by tourist, sporting and gastronomic offer, professionalism in the services offered and by the endless possibilities of entertainment and leisure activities, we will have reached our goal.
Roses has an inexhaustible supply of services to meet any of the needs of the most discriminating traveler: a modern accommodation, exquisite cuisine based on seafood, a modern trade and infrastructure of high quality, a host of sports and a variety of leisure and fun.
Roses is generous with the tourist visiting it, since it offers the option of choosing the kind of tourism that is more suited to every traveller. For example, there are who opts for the pleasure of the "dolce far niente", taking a bath in a wonderful cala, savoring the authentic seafood, navigating a millennia-old Bay or simply contemplating the splendid sunsets, while those who prefer a more active and dynamic tourism have at their disposal an infinity of possibilities to choose from: discover the history and heritage of Rosesexcursions into the surrounding area, hiking along the coast and in the mountains, enjoy various water sports, or simply carry out recreational, cultural and festive activities.
Roses is a privileged location that allows you to enjoy, within the same municipality, of a wealth of natural and landscape of extraordinary beauty. If you are nature lover and fan walk, here is the possibility of year-round excursions and tours that will allow you to know and admire priceless natural areas: the Natural Park of Cape de Creus, the Natural Park Aiguamolls de l' Empordà and the Natural landscape of the Albera mountain range.
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