Activities

In the Baix Empordà you will find a wide range of activities to enjoy yourself. That’s just a sample of what you can do while staying in Mas Duran. If you need more info about a specific activity or you want to book your stay right now, please contact us.

Hiking

There are guided tours to discover the secrets of the Baix Emporda and Gavarres.

Cycling

There are different routes and paths for several levels: from pro to pleasure.

Horse Riding

It can take riding lessons and / or performing routes or paths of Derco Gavarres the coast.

Sailing

You can discover the coastline of the Costa Brava in a sailboat.

Kayak

For those more adventure people, explore the coast by kayak

Snorkeling

You can go diving all over the Cosa Brava: from Cadaques to Palamós.

Water Sports

If do like water, you can do skiing, ski bus or make a tour on jet skis.

Cruises

There are several boats with underwater viewing booths with glass bottom.

Dinghy

You can learn to sail dinghies, cruising sailing and windsurfing.

 Tourist flights

You can make tourist flights over the Emporda helicopter, microlight and light aircraft.

Globe-skydiving

Also more quiet, no motor, with departures from Fonteta and Empuriabrava.

Excursion

La Pera

800 meters away from Mas Duran, is a village crowded around the church on a hill. The layout of the streets is of medieval origin and the church is Gothic.

La Pera

Púbol

Is 1500 meters from Mas Duran. This town is the castle that Dali gave to Gala. It is now a museum open to visitors. The castle and church are complementary with the rest of the people who have places of great attraction.

Púbol

Pedrinyà

2 Km from Mas Duran, is a cozy place where we find the church of Sant Andreu, dating from the twelfth century and is very well preserved. The environment is great and makes this a good place to stroll.

Pedrinyà

Rupià

Is located 3.5 Km from Mas Duran. It is one of the oldest rural towns in the Baix Empordà and worth a visit very carefully. Its small urban space, surrounded by witnesses still noticeable in the wall, is organized around the castle-palace and the church. Even today, the only access to the original core are the spaces of the two gates of the medieval walled town.Rupià

Monells

6 Km from Mas Duran, holds one of the most attractive places in Catalonia. The Plaza Mayor has a low arched porches irregular and charming buildings. Accessed by a covered street, the street of the arches, and has a small corner side porches also called the square of the oil. It’s a landmark that invites people to contemplate quietly.

Monells

Cassà de Pelràs

Part of the municipality of Corçà and is 3 Km from Mas Duran. It has a Romanesque church dedicated to Sant Marti and some great country houses of volcanic stone. In his neighborhood is the Mas Planils Savalls, remains of a fortified medieval manor.Cassà de Pelràs

Foixà

Just 3 km from Mas Duran, is a town with a wide view of the Empordà plain. The municipality includes the towns of La Sala and Sant Llorenç de les Arenes. In addition to some neighboring farmhouses, found the ruins of Cidillà (San Roman) abandoned medieval village. Foixà Castle is a huge building medieval features still at his feet the small neighborhood of the town, gathers around him.

Foixà

Madremanya

In the heart of the Gavarres and 6 Km from Mas Duran, is a town that has retained its old flavor. XIV century church forms a solid whole, heavy, linking well with the old buildings that surround it. Other neighbors are Madremanya: Mijares, Beviá, Vilers, Pedro Ripoll and Mas. They all have great charm and are a perfect harmony with the environment.

Madremanya

Millars

This town is just 4.5 km from Mas Duran and has a castle with the church next door, the courtyard, XV century Gothic windows and coat of arms of the house on an outside wall.

Millars

Sant Martí Vell

4.5 km from Mas Duran. It is a small town with a very large municipality extends Gavarres saw, with the peak of the mountain to the Sanctuary of the Angels (485 meters). Of the many farms by the municipality, are distinguished by their beauty, which form the neighborhood of La Vilos.

Sant Martí Vell