Things to see and do - Peralada
Unmissable tourist sites
Peralada Travel guide
Peralada : Michelin's recommendations
North of Figueres, Peralada is situated in the middle of a landscape of vineyards whose setting belies its proximity to the sea. Within its medieval walls, the village has an impressive old quarter made up of small squares and narrow streets.
Tourist attractions Peralada : Things to see and do
The fine Carmel, in the Catalan Gothic style, stands to the south of the ramparts. Built in the 13C, it has a fine polygon church and chapels between the buttresses (1400). The cloister, built in the 14C, is very graceful.
Houses Gothic and Romanesque sculptures and a remarkable collection of glass an ceramics from the 16-19C. The castle library has more than 70,000 volumes, including some incunabulae, and precious editions of Don Quixote.
This cloister is all that remains of the convent founded by the Augustines in the 11C. It is the most important Romanesque monument in the town. The iconography of the capitals - scenes from the Bible, animals - is very unusual.
Rocaberti, S/N E - 17491 Peralada
Hotel Peralada Wine Spa and Golf has rooms with views over the resort golf course. The hotel features a free wine spa and an outdoor pool. Rooms at the Peralada are modern and feature bright décor. All rooms have a plasma-screen TV and free Wi-Fi ac..
Can Carbó de les Olives E - 17491 Peralada
Can Carbó de les Olives is a restored 18th-century house, surrounded by vineyards, 1 km from the Medieval town of Peralada. Rustic air-conditioned rooms feature free Wi-Fi, king size beds and flat-screen satellite TVs. Set around a central courtyard..
Baixada de la Font, 15-19 E - 17491 Peralada
Hotel de La Font Peralada is located in the heart of Alt Empordà, in a tranquil spot with a medieval history. This small hotel is just a 4-minute walk from Peralada Castle. The Hotel de la Font Peralada is ideal for those who are in search of some p..
Rocabertí E - 17491 Peralada
Housed in the hotel's old farmhouse, the restaurant offers an attractive combination of typical, regional decor and modern design. The cuisine is traditional with a creative twist.
Rodona 2 E - 17491 Peralada
A welcoming restaurant full of charm, occupying the former rectory of a centrally located convent in the centre of the village. In the well-appointed neo-rustic dining room, enjoy updated traditional cuisine with lots of attention paid to presentatio..