Castelló d'empúries is located near the mouth of the river Muga, in the Gulf of Roses. Its strategic location allows travelers to combine art and culture with tourism sun and beach and enjoy nature.
The leisure and recreation of the town is grouped around three choices: Villa Condal, the coastal area of Empuriabrava and park Marshes. The town of Castelló de Ampurias retains a rich architectural heritage, including particularly the beautiful Gothic church of Santa María, the fourteenth century, with Romanesque bell tower and cathedral appearance. It also has interesting buildings such as City Hall, the Great House (XIV century), the portal Gallant (XI-XII centuries), the old Lonja de Mar, the Pont Vell, the convent of Santa Clara (XI century) and remains ramparts. As regards tourism sun and beach, Empuriabrava is a large complex with sea channels and marina, endowed with many leisure and recreation and lively nightlife. Finally, travelers can enjoy nature in the Natural Park Aiguamolls de L'Emporda, the most important reserve of flora and fauna of the region.