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Things to do in Girona

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Church
“Girona is the capital of the region. Before Game of Thrones decided to set some scenes there, Girona was already a "must see". The colorful houses by the river, the shocking cathedral and an incredible old town full of live, restaurants, shops... but among anything else: history! arabs and jewish left their amazing footprint in the city.”
  • 48 locals recommend
Place to eat
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“Restaurant with michelin star, an unforgettable experience if your budget is not adjusted.”
  • 35 locals recommend
Museum
“The cinema's museum is a funny place where you can see what the first film shows were like, participate in scientific, cultural and leisure activities and enjoy its ancient collections. Is housed in a building dating from the late nineteenth century, known as the Casa de les Aigües, because it formerly contained the head offices of the city's water company.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Great scenery in the middle of the city center. Our personal favorite in Girona! Making a reservation is recommended. ”
  • 19 locals recommend
History Museum
“Museo sobre una zona de Girona donde havitaron comunidades judías. Museum on an area of ​​Girona where Jewish communities havitated.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Historic Site
“My favorite place. It’s amazing to find such luxury and so.very well preserved !!”
  • 16 locals recommend
Jazz Club
“Jazz Club has lots of outside events in the Summer, but live jazz sessions inside throughout the year”
  • 12 locals recommend
Ice Cream Shop
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“Fancy ice cream shop. Jordi Roca is the responsible of desserts at the award wining Three Star Restaurant "The Cellar of Can Roca". Some time ago he opened Rocambolesc to delight the senses with his ice creams. It's worth to mention and take a break there!”
  • 19 locals recommend
Route
“Old backbone of baroque and medieval octocentista Gerona, is the busiest and emblematic public space Gerona.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Historic Site
“La muralla de Girona, data de la época carolingia y que es una de las más extensas de Europa del siglo IX. El camino de la muralla permite pasear por encima de los muros y destacan las diferentes torres, que son verdaderos miradores privilegiados sobre la ciudad y sus entornos. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Park
“This park is next to the largest river, out of 4 total, that cross the city of Girona. You can walk or bike through the trees or go down to the river path and explore as far as you want.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Café
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“Specializing in healthy breakfast and brunch, homemade cakes and fine coffee. Nicely decorated. This cafeteria is frequented by cyclists (cycle cafe). Enjoy his quiet terrace!”
  • 11 locals recommend
History Museum
“Es un lugar muy histórico donde te cuenta a detalle como fue fundada "Gerunda" por los Romanos, pasando por la Edad Media, las diversas guerras que ha sufrido, la dictadura, hasta la actualidad.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Pub
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“Lola Cafe is a classic of Girona nightlife and is located in the heart of the historical city center. After dinner at one of the many restaurants in the surrounding area, enjoy a drink here and keep on dancing!”
  • 8 locals recommend
Establishment
“Sala donde se realizan numerosos conciertos y representaciones musicales, etc..”
  • 5 locals recommend
Train Station
“One of the most interesting in Catalonia, the historic city of Girona invites visitors to trace its more than 2000 years of history through two fortified enclosures, the Força Vella and the Medieval Quarter. You can reach Girona by train. It takes just one hour.”
  • 90 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Restaurant
“Great scenery in the middle of the city center. Our personal favorite in Girona! Making a reservation is recommended. ”
  • 19 locals recommend
Café
“Specializing in healthy breakfast and brunch, homemade cakes and fine coffee. Nicely decorated. This cafeteria is frequented by cyclists (cycle cafe). Enjoy his quiet terrace!”
  • 11 locals recommend
Restaurant
“They offers you an innovative and experimental cuisine, a creative gastronomic pleasure. They provide a good service and they're on a good location. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Another site for foodies. A Michelin star. Spectacular letter, amazing service and welcoming atmosphere. Must try to get an idea. However, the price is quite high, according to their quality.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Wonderful hideaway a few minutes walk from Girona city centre in Sant Daniel. Moroccan influences, great tagines, delicious flavours and much more. Plenty of tables outside and wonderfully cosy inside during the cooler months. Highly recommend.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Un clásico de Girona, una cocina especial que fusiona la tradición mediterránia con los sabores de otras culturas. Es un lugar excéntrico por su decoración y, a la vez, una sala de arte. Regentado por el chef Lluís Llamas y su esposa. Un lugar muy especial.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“For tapas, sandwiches, burgers etc etc try one of the many Konigs in Girona.”
  • 9 locals recommend

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