Are you looking for a unique and idyllic place to disconnect for a few days? In the heart of the Costa Brava, the Sant Sebastià Lighthouse will delight you with its charm and incredible views over the Mediterranean Sea. Furthermore, it is a journey into time, when lighthouses were still manned. The Lighthouse, as it is locally known, is one of the most popular spots of the locals.
The Sant Sebastià Lighthouse, Gerona’s living history
The lighthouse belongs to Calella de Palafrugell and acts as the sentry of this small Catalan community. It has been since it was built in the 19th century and still is today, with all its original structure and charm intact. Situated on top of a cliff at 168m high,this 12m, cylindrical-shaped building can be seen from afar. From this point you have magnificent views over the bay of Llafranc, the coves of Cape Roig, Calella and Palamos.
The lighthouse and its beautiful surroundings
The lighthouse and the monumental buidlings of Sant Sebastià de la Guarda, offers some of the most spectacular views that will last in your memory forever. It is an ideal place for nature lovers, hikers and people who enjoy discovering landscapes where history, people and nature go hand in hand.
In the village of Palafrugell you can enjoy the best cuisine of the Costa Brava, with the best of what the Mediterranean has to offer. It would be a sin not to try the locally made sauces, fish shoups, potato and fine herbs stews! Even the most demanding palates will be pleasantly surprised. What are you waiting for? Visit the Lighthouse of Sant Sebastià and enjoy its charm!