Below you will find a list of excursions and activities you can do around the area.

Walking Routes

Walk around Banyoles Lake

Circular route of low difficulty marked as number 1. It is a ride that goes around the Lake of Banyoles and allows us to explore viewpoints and ponds in the area. (nearby areas: the Parc of la Draga, the Place of Fainting, Villain of the pond, the Romanesque church of Porqueres).

More information: Route informationVista panoràmica 360º

  • Distance: 8 km
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time: 1 hour and a half/ 2 hours

Walk on the Puda and the Estunes

Walking tour that allows us to explore an area of marshes and ponds close to the Lake of Banyoles. This area has reintroduced the stork and the donkey you can also see many more birds and animals. Following the trail you reach the Estunes forest, a place of oaks where one can see large slabs of travertine with cracks that we can visit inside.

More information: Route information

  • Distance: 4 km
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time: 1 hour

The Forest of Estunes

Directions to the Estunes forest, a place of oaks where one can see large slabs of travertine with cracks that we can visit inside.

More information: Flyer of “les estunes”

  • Distance: – km
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time: free

Walk on Can Morgat and Puig Clarà

Walking tour marked as Route 3 begins at the church of Santa Maria de Porqueres, the most important example of Romanesque architecture in the region. Then, skirting the Lake of Banyoles, you reach the lagoons of Can Morgat. Then the road climbs towards the hills until Puig Clara. From above, at 315 meters, there is a viewpoint from which you can observe the Banyoles lake and the city.

More information: Route information

  • Distance: 7 km
  • Difficulty: medium
  • Time: 2 hours

Mirador del Puig de Sant Martirià

Is the lookout par excellence of the Banyoles lake and the surrounding mountains, you can see a panoramic view of the Pyrenees to Montgrí. Apart of the mountains that are closer, as Rocacorba, we can see the Lady of the Mount, the Pyrenees of the Ripolles and the Canigó.

  • Distance: 1,5 km
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time: 30 minuts

Other routes

short trails Means Difficulty Time
El Camí of Sant Jaume – Etapa of Bàscara a Girona Medium 8 hours
Passejada per Orfes Easy 1h
Ruta Banyoles-Usall-Melianta Medium 2h 30′
Ruta of Can Morgat i Puig Clarà Medium 2 hours (visiting all points)
Ruta of la Puda i les Estunes Easy 1 hour aprox. (without stops)
Ruta of les fonts Very easy 2h 45′
Ruta of el Barri Vell Easy 1 hour (without stops).
Ruta of el veïnat of Roca i Briolf Easy 2h 15′ by foot
Ruta pels volts d’Esponellà Easy 1h 30′ by foot
Volta a l’estany Easy 2h 30min.
one day Means Difficulty Time
Banyoles i la seva història Very easy
Cornellà – Palol – Camós: Patrimoni i costums Very easy
De la Màgia a la realitat of la comarca Very easy
El món rural: pobles i poblets Molt difícil
Enmig of la natura Very easy
Indrets naturals amb molt d’encís Very easy
La prehistòria al Pla of l’Estany Very easy
L’encant of Sant Miquel Very easy
L’estany of Banyoles i el seu entorn Easy
Un pas endavant en la història comarcal Very easy
Un viatge en el Time Easy

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