Situated in the Barcelona Province in the north-eastern area of Spain is the wonderful town of Calella. A Calella holiday is the ideal option for families, singles or couples who want to have an active seaside trip. As well as some fantastic views of the Mediterranean Sea, a Calella holiday rental house comes equipped with all of the facilities you need to have a pleasant and stress-free stay.
Being located on the coastline of Spain, visitors can enjoy a wide variety of water-based activities whilst on a Calella holiday. This includes the likes of water skiing, sailing, surfing, swimming, snorkelling, jet skiing, diving and fishing. Other activities which are available in and around the town include the likes of horse riding, cycling, walking, roller-blading, golf and tennis. The town of Calella also has an old lighthouse which was part of a semaphore line and was built in the 19th century.
It is most likely that you will want to visit other towns and cities in Spain whilst on your Calella holiday and there are some wonderful places to spend the day in. One such place is the city of Reus, which is just under two hours away from Calella, in the Province of Tarragona. Reus is probably most famous for being the birthplace of the architect Gaudi. Although there are no buildings in the city that were built by Gaudi there are numerous examples of architecture in the modernist style by those who the architect's colleagues such as Pere Caselles I Tarrats. For those travellers who like a bit of a thrill the theme park, Port Aventura, in on the outskirts of Reus.
If you are thinking about having a Calella holiday you will be pleased to hear that the town experiences a typical Mediterranean climate. This means that there are pleasantly hot summers and very mild winters. Generally the hottest times of the year to have a Calella holiday are the months of July and August. The temperature during the day at this time of year can reach as high as 30 degrees Celsius. The winter months see the daytime temperature fall between 8 and 13 degrees Celsius. Calella experiences an average annual rainfall amount of approximately 17 inches.
Travellers embarking on a Calella holiday can start their adventure by arriving at Girona Airport (GRO) which is approximately 26 miles away from the town. Passengers can leave the UK from various major airports such as London Luton (LTN), London Gatwick (LGW), Manchester (MAN), Prestwick (PIK) and East Midlands (EMA). Amongst the air operators offering special deals on flights to Girona are Ryanair and Thomson Airways.