Holidays in Tossa de Mar
Tossa de Mar is situated in the Costa Brava region of Spain and allows visitors to get a real feel for the Spanish culture whilst also topping up your tan! Tossa De Mar used to be a small fishing village back in the 1700’s but is now a popular resort for holiday makers. There is a lot of investment being made into the town itself ensuring that the latest amenities are avaialble to the towns visitors. The resort itself has a lot of historical value such as the medieval fortress known as Vila Vella that fully overlooks the sea and old town. Tossa De Mar has the history, scenery and vibe that is perfect for holiday makers.
What is there to do in Tossa de Mar?
Tossa de Mar is well known for its traditional houses and inviting side streets providing visitors with the ability to explore the endless possibilities that the old town has to offer. The scenery at Tossa de Mar is really exceptional providing immense mountain views, beautiful sandy beaches and history and culture in abundance.
Another great advantage is that it is located just 95 Kilometres north of Barcelona with quick and exceptional transport links for day trips. Below we have cherry picked some of the best and most exciting things to do in and around the resort.
Tossa de Mar Beaches
Because of the location of Tossa de Mar in the province of Girona there are some exceptionally beautiful beaches and coastline to be found! One of our favourite beaches is the Cala Futadera which is situated just 6km away to the North of Tossa de Mar. This beach provides a quaint, tranquil and pristine beach which is never crowded and provides a gorgeous and relaxing experience. The water is turquoise coloured and fairly shallow providing a direct view to the seabed and the life that lies below. Something to note is that this beach has no amenities so be prepared for every eventuality.
Vila Vella in Tossa De Mar
Something that dominates the skyline in Tossa de Mar is the beautiful medieval fort ‘Vila Vella’. This allows you to make the most of the Mediterranean sea whilst taking in some great culture. Within the walls itself you will find the place bursting with life and areas wanting to be explored. There are a variety of markets, restaurants and hotels that are situated within the walls and throughout the walls there are a variety of viewing points, allowing visitors to take in the amazing views and really live in the moment.
Tossa de Mar Cuisine
Being situated so close to the Mediterranean sea there is a strong dominance of fish within the local cuisine in Tossa de Mar. There are a variety of restaurants specialising in everything from Paella to Tapas and pizza being one of the highlights to this area of Spain. Because of the sheer passion that is present for pizzas in Tossa de Mar you will be able to find some of the best pizzas that Spain and Europe has to offer!
Our Tossa de Mar Holiday Service
Here at Ferris Holidays we offer complete peace of mind when you book your holiday through us - we provide our customers with an entire holiday booking package - covering, flights, accommodation, transfers and recommend some great things for you and the family to do. Our agents are on hand to help with any queries you may have with your holiday booking. Our aim is to be your one stop shop for all things relating to your holiday! Check out the latest Holiday Deals we have in Tossa de Mar below!