Vilanova i la Geltrú :
Unmissable tourist sites
Vilanova i la Geltrú Travel guide
Vilanova i la Geltrú : Michelin's recommendations
Capital of El Garraf region, Vilanova is a bustling town on the Catalan coast. It was an important trading town in the 18C, based around the cotton industry created by the “Indianos”. Its attractions include a large fishing port and marina, fine sandy beaches and renowned local fish specialities. The many picturesque festivals in Vilanova, such as Tres Tombs in January, the Carnival, and the Festa Major in August, are well worth a visit.
Tourist attractions Vilanova i la Geltrú : Things to see and do
Major 32 E - 08800 Vilanova i la Geltrú
This elegant furnished house is, with Casa Llopis in Sitges, the Museum of the Novel . The library alone contains more than 5,000 books from the 16-19C. Closed for restoration.
place Sant Iguma E - 08800 Vilanova i la Geltrú
Restored in the early 20C by Font i Gumà, this medieval building now houses the municipal archives and has elements from the 12-15C. The oldest parts are the walls and keep.
avenue Victor Balaguer, s/n E - 08800 Vilanova i la Geltrú
This museum was created by Víctor Balaguer (1824-1901) and contains paintings by Catalan artists from the 1950s and '60s and other 14-20C paintings. The most important work is El Greco's Annunciation .
Hotels Vilanova i la Geltrú
Passeig Ribes Roges, 2-3 E - 08800 Vilanova i la Geltrú
Offering fantastic sea views, this charming beach front hotel is located in Vilanova i la Geltrú, on the Costa del Garraf. The Ceferino offers air-conditioned rooms, an à la carte restaurant and free Wi-Fi. Rooms at this hotel have been carefully de..
Isaac Peral, 4-8 E - 08800 Vilanova i la Geltrú
Prix Prices from : 50 €
This colonial-style house, run by the same family since 1889, is located metres from the beach in Vilanova i la Geltru. The rooms have natural light and views over the gardens. Hotel Cèsar features 19th-century elements such as the fireplace and lib..
Passeig Maritim, 88 Bis E - 08800 Vilanova i la Geltrú
Hotel Ricard is ideally located overlooking the harbour and only 5 minutes’ walk from the beach. Each room at this hotel offers a terrace, flat-screen TV, free Wi-Fi and a private bathroom. Numerous fishing restaurants can be found nearby. You can a..