Many of Costa Brava’s key attractions can be found within easy driving distance of Besalu, so it is a convenient place to base yourself. Two destinations that should be at the top of every visitor’s list is the fascinating Placa Llibertat and the iconic Pont Fortificat. If you have time, don’t miss the Parc Natural de la Zona Volcanica de la Garrotxa and the Museu Comarcal de la Garrotxa.
To surround yourself with nature, visit the nearby green spaces. These are good spots to breathe deeply and relax. Read a book or newspaper in one of the parks and gardens, which include Parc Nou in Olot.
At the end of a long day exploring the streets of Besalu, rest up in one of the area’s popular bed-and-breakfasts, hotels or short-stay apartments. If you’re looking for a warm welcome and a good nights sleep check out the amenities at the Torremirona Golf & Spa Resort, Navata, the Hotel Estacio, Olot, and the Mas Salvanera, Beuda.