Trips & routes at Aquarius

Whether by car or on an organised trip, the surroundings of Camping Aquarius offer something for everyone. Let yourself be inspired by the many options and discover everything that this place offers you.

The camp site organises a wide range of leisure offers and trips.

Trips to nearby areas

Explore the regions as you want
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Bañolas Lake

Located in an area of indescribable beauty, this is the largest lake on the Iberian Peninsula. During the Olympic Games of 1992 in Barcelona, some of the rowing competitions were held here.

The Butterfly park, Empuriabrava

The Butterfly Park in Empuriabrava is definitely worth a visit. This tropical garden of 1000 square metres of artificial forest offers a great variety of flora and fauna. In addition to the many coloured and exotic butterflies, there are tortoises, parrots and iguanas to admire and discover.

Besalú

This picturesque mountain town is well-known for its ancient catholic monastery and emblematic Romanesque architecture, in particular a photogenic XII century bridge that has become the symbol of the city. In the Middle Ages Besalú was the capital of the county.

Castle museum of Peralada

The XIV century castle is home to the casino as well as the “Castle Museum of Peralada”. Collections of glass objects, ceramics, books and paintings, as well as an historic winery (with wine tasting) reflect the splendour of the Catalan Bourgeoisie.

Pals

Pals is a medieval town with a well-preserved historical centre that has a lot of character. It is ringed by old walls and cobbled back-streets with arches, houses and old buildings. The Romaneque clock tower, at almost 15m high, dates back to the XI century. From the “Mirador del Prado” viewpoint there are marvellous views of the rice fields, the fruit orchards and the sea.

Camprodon

The area includes the small town of Camprodon, as well as several other towns like Llanara, Molló and Setcases, that are embellished by their rich Romanesque architecture.

Valle de Nuria

A typical high mountain landscape, characteristic of the Girona Pyrenees. This area can only be accessed on foot or by the mountain railway that connects Ribes de Freser with Queralbs and Núria.

Calas de Begur, Palafrugell and the lighthouse of San Sebastián

Steep cliffs, precious coves, transparent waters and lush vegetation turn this coastal area into an icon of the Costa Brava.

Oix & Beget

An impressive mountain landscape with lush vegetation, cliffs and wide gorges and a major legacy of Romanesque architecture.

Roses Express Train

The Roses Tourist and Cultural Train & Cap de Creus Express offer you a new way of visiting the towns of Roses and Cap de Creus, and at the same time enjoying their marvellous panoramic views, with fascinating landscapes such as the bay of Roses and the Natural Park of Cap de Creus. On our trips you can view the coves with their clean, shimmering waters of the Mediterranean and discover the thousand years of culture and history of the town of Roses.
Routes to enjoy:
Puig Rom – Panoramic view of Roses and the bay with the coastal plain of L’Empordà and the Canigó mountain on the horizon.
Falconera – View of the bay of Roses with the Medes islands and the Montgrí Massif in the background.
Badia – Panoramic view of the magnificent bay of Roses and the natural parks that surround it.
Puig Alt – The highest peak on the Cap de Creus peninsula, with the sea on both sides.
Jòncols – Landscape and magnificent rocky coves between the sea and the mountain. Complete booking.

The Ceramic Museum of Bisbal

The special quality of the local clay and a long tradition of craft work have turned “La Bisbal d’Empordà” into the capital of ceramics.

The Jewish Museum of Girona

With steep steps, tiny patios and winding alleys, the “Call” of Girona is without doubt one of the best preserved Jewish quarters in the world. The Museum of Jewish History offers information on the secrets of the district, the history of Catalan Jewish culture and also houses a permanent exhibition on the most diverse aspects of the life of the Jewish community in historic Girona.

Sports trips and activities

There are a number of sports offered by external providers in the vicinity of the camp site. Detailed information is available at the camp site reception.

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... in the countryside

Hiking by the sea

“Camí de Ronda”: coastal walks that have been used for centuries by fishermen, coast guards and smugglers, run alongside the Mediterranean sea and join the most famous coastal tourist points along the Costa Brava. These hikes, through shady pine forests, cliffs and hidden coves offer unforgettable views of the coast.

Cycling

The Costa Brava offers a wide network of routes that perfectly adapt to the needs of all cyclists: many of them running between the sea and the mountains.

Wide range of Horse riding activities

Rides through nature, classes, dressage and much more…

Golf Clubs

  1. Emporda Golf Club – Forest course
  2. Emporda Golf Club – Links course
  3. Peralada Golf Club
  4. Pals
  5. TorreMirona Golf Club
  6. Navata-Figueres
  7. Pitch&Put Castelló d´Empuries

Karting, quads & motorbikes

Near the camp site there are several Kart circuits, as well as being an ideal location for trips on quads or motorbikes.

... by sea

Boat trips along the Costa Brava

A boat trip along the Costa Brava offers impressive views of a marvellous landscape that can only be appreciated from the water.

Sailing trips for those looking for tranquillity

For those who prefer tranquillity or navigating on small scale there is the option to go out on a private sail boat with friends and family – without doubt an exclusive experience for a great day!

Catamaran trips

A trip on a catamaran offers a unique opportunity to experience the coast from the sea: whether relaxing on the nets on deck, stopping to take a dip or simply enjoying the sun on deck.

Traditional sailing trips

Sail the Costa Brava in a traditional craft, made in 1915, is another experience that cannot be missed. Choose between navigating on a lateen sail boat to round “Cap Gros”, sailing with the help of a motor to the archipelago of the nearby ”Formiga” Islands, or enjoying the traditional way of navigating on the Costa Brava.

Costa Brava themed sailing trips

Among others, there are also themed sailing trips: romantic, adventurous or fun, with options for all ages and tastes.

Snorkelling and diving

On the Costa Brava there are many diving and snorkelling centres. Natural reserves in places like the “Medes Islands” near Estartit, allow you to enjoy the spectacular landscapes full of marine fauna. A wonderful world accessible for those who enjoy diving, snorkelling or free-diving.

Kayak (river or sea)

Discover caves and hidden coves that can only be accessed by sea, or simply enjoy the tranquillity of the river with its spectacular scenery. On the Costa Brava there is something for all tastes and levels: small guided trips or longer cruises for the more experienced.

... in the clouds

Balloon trip

Fly in a balloon over Empordà. Flights take place throughout the year, as every season has its own charm. Enjoy a great view of the Costa Brava and the interior, of the different landscapes and charms of each place.

Fly a glider

Discover the Catalan region of Empordà from a birds eye view, flying over the prettiest coast of Catalonia in a glider. The flight takes off from the town of Empuriabrava.

Skydive Empuriabrava (tandem jump)

Jump into space in the heart of the Costa Brava. Enjoy an adrenaline rush in a parachute jump accompanied by an instructor. Fly in a parachute for 5 minutes over the Costa Brava enjoying the wonderful views of the Cap de Creus and the Bay of Roses.

Windoor Realfly (wind tunnel)

Have you ever wanted to fly, but parachuting seemed too extreme? The wind tunnel is a fantastic alternative: you will have the sensation of flying but in a safe environment, without the risks that parachuting brings with it.

Fun on the Costa Brava

How to get away from a hot day? By spending the day among the water slides and theme pools at one of the water parks.Guaranteed fun for all the family!
All along the Costa Brava there are several water parks, where safety, comfort and quality are paramount and whose facilities are suitable for all ages.

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Aquabrava, Roses

Dizzying slides, rafting, relaxation pools, water games with mini toboggans, artificial rivers, waterfalls and climbing frames are among the 19 different attractions that the most famous water park on the Costa Brava has to offer.

Water World, Lloret de Mar

Water World is located on the outskirts of Lloret de Mar. It is one of the largest water parks in Europe and one of the best in Spain. It has a range of attractions for all ages: wave pools, hydro-massage baths, an almost vertical water toboggan nearly 40 metres high, to name but a few.

Aquadiver, Platja d' Aro

The Aquadiver water park, as well as offering a wide range of attractions for all ages, also includes a picnic area, tents, sun bed rental, cafeterias and restaurants.

Water park in the sea, Empuriabrava

Fun at the beach for the little ones: this amusement park in the sea has toboggans, trampolines, obstacle courses and a multitude of floating platforms where the kids can have fun and let off steam during the day.