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  Whatīs to visit
  The Citadel  

The Trinitat Castle

 

 

The Citadel of Rosas, was  erected in 1543. You could find inside its walls the municipality until the 19th century, as well as the Church of Santa Maria of Rosas, one of the first examples of the roman art in the peninsula.     It was built in 1544 (16th century) by captain Pizaņo, under the reign of Carlos I of Spain V of Germany.
  Santa Maria parroquial church   The Puig Rom mountain Vista point
 

 

The church square. The church was consecrated in 1796, from which you can still find the absis, the cross-bearer and the dome. The rest of the aisle, along with the side oratories are a neo-classic work by the architect Marti Sureda dating from 1853, now renovated.     Where you will be able to admire one of the most fantastic views of the Rosas bay and the large plains of the Alt Empordā region.
  The port   Megalithic itinerary
 

 

At the bottom of the Puig Rom mountain and laying at the feet of the town. Part of the main commercial and fishing-related business.     Inhabited since the ancient times, Rosas has one of the most impressive and complete megalithic itineraries of the Costa Brava.
  The lighthouse   The Boardwalk's historic elements.
 

 

The lighthouse of Rosas was built in 1864 under the reign of Isabel II, and dominates the sea underneath the Trinitat Castle.     You will find unique pieces of arts along the boardwalk, like: the Tourist Monument, the Fishermen Monument, and the Roman Anchor .
 
 
 
  Nature
  The Creus Cape natural park   The Aiguamolls Park
 

 

The Creus Cape peninsula is one of the most important natural parks. It was instituted in 1998- Law 4/1998 March 12- Creus Cape protection.     The Aiguamolls of Emporda natural park (created with the law 21/1983 October 28-protectio of the salt marshes) was declared a protected zone after a long process of defense campaign.
  The Albera natural spot   The submarine world
 

 

The Albera natural spot of national interest (created with the law 3/1986 March 10 by the Parliament of Catalonia) may not be part of the Rosas municipality, but can be found very close.     The submarine richness of our coasts is unknown to many, but is a must see.

Other sites to visit:

The Sagrada Familia temple, a piece of art by Gaudi, a must see in Barcelona, only two hours from Rosas.

The Dali Museum in Figueras, 17 kilometers away. http://www.salvador-dali.org/

Links to other sites to visit:

-"Aiguamolls de lī Empordā" (5 Km.)
- The San Pere de Rodes monastery (15 Km.)
- Girona and its old quarters (55 Km.)
- Costa Brava centre (40 Km.)
- The Peralada castle and casino (10 Km.)
- The Empúries ruins (20 Km.)
- Barcelona (150 Km.)

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