El Baix Empordá is the center part of Costa Brava. Its capital is La Bisbal d'Empordà, a place that has a tradition in making ceramic pottery...
El Baix Empordá is known as the "region of coves".
It occupies the centre of the Costa Brava and offers, among other many temptations, a sizeable array of culinary and commercial offerings, with many of its towns and villages as the backdrop of an intense activity most weekends of the year.
Sites that are truly "must-sees" include the Medes islands, located just off the coast across from the Montgrí massif, the coves of Begur, Calella de Palafrugell and the Sant Sebastià lighthouse,, in addition to the remains of the Iberian settlement at Ullastret and the medieval villages of Pals and Peratallada.
The capital city is La Bisbal d'Empordà, a place that has a tradition in making ceramic pottery.
Our selection of places that must be visited going down the coast: