Palamos (2020 Holidays, Top Things to Do & See + Advice)

Last Updated on August 10, 2020

Palamos is a lovely coastal town in Costa Brava, in the municipality of Baix Empordà, located on the north eastern coast of Spain, about 108 km. from Barcelona Airport and 38 km. from Girona Airport. It is a lively resort famous for its beaches, marina, Palamos prawns, culture, old town, megalithic monuments and leisure time attractions.


Palamos is very ideal for nautical sports such as sailing, windsurfing and is home to some important yachting events. Holidaymakers may find numerous quality hotels, apartments and holiday accommodations here.

Things to Do & See in Palamos…

Things to do and see in Palamos are endless. Popular attractions and sights include;

  • Beaches,
  • Marina,
  • sailing, windsurfing,
  • the old town,
  • 16th century Gothic church of Santa Maria,
  • the small medieval quarter,
  • the residential areas of La Fosca,
  • Cala S´Alguer and Cala de Castell.

Popular beaches include; La Fosca beach is the main of beach of the resort. Holidaymakers may enjoy a drink of something nice in one of the numerous beachside bars known as “Chiringuitos”.

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Top Attractions & Sights in Palamos for you…

La Fosca beach


Marina Palamos

16th century Gothic church

Windwurfing