La Bisbal Holiday Cottages & Apartments(4)
Sitting roughly half way between the coast and the city of Girona, in the Catalonia region of Spain, is the traditional, rural town of La Bisbal. A La Bisbal holiday will be attractive to those travellers who want to get away from it all but still be well placed to reach all of the sights that the region has on offer. A La Bisbal holiday rental house will offer some of the most breath-taking views of the countryside as well as coming complete with all of the comforts of home.
One of the biggest advantages of taking a La Bisbal holiday is the opportunity to relax in peaceful and beautiful surroundings. Should you feel the need to indulge in some physical activity then there are opportunities in and around the town to enjoy the likes of swimming, walking, cycling, tennis and golf. Within La Bisbal itself are some wonderful historic sights not to be missed such as the Old Jewish Quarter and the Romanesque castle which was once an Episcopal seat of power.
Should you decide to venture out from your comfortable La Bisbal holiday rental house to explore the Catalonia region, then you will discover that there are some fantastic places to spend the day. This includes the large city of Sabadell which is approximately 76 miles away from La Bisbal. Sabadell was a major centre of industry in the 19th century, particularly for textiles and many of the former mills can still be seen in the streets of the city. Amongst the sights worth seeing in Sabadell is the 19th century Castle of Can Feu, the 11th century Church of Saint Nicolau and the 16th century Casa Duran rural style house.
Those considering having a La Bisbal holiday will be pleased to hear that they can expect to experience warm summers but wet, mild winters. The months of July and August are generally the warmest months to go with the temperature during the day reaching as high as 30 degrees Celsius. The winter months see the temperature drop to anywhere between 8 and 14 degrees Celsius during the daytime. La Bisbal experiences an average rainfall amount of 20 inches each year.
Starting out on a marvellous La Bisbal holiday is very easy to do as travellers can land at Girona Airport (GRO) which is just under an hour's journey from the town. Amongst the air operators offering affordable flights and deals to reach Girona are Thomson Airways and Ryanair. Passengers can depart the UK from numerous airports including Bristol (BRS), Liverpool (LPL), London Stansted (STN), Manchester (MAN) and Glasgow (GLA).