City Break (blog)

Salou, the start of all your best experiences

As we approach spring, Salou becomes the ideal starting point for a unique getaway to the heart of Costa Daurada.

Salou has a privileged location –just by the Mediterranean Sea– and just a few miles from both cultural and leisure attractions, such as Reus (6km), Tarragona (12km), Montblanc (45km), Ruta del Cister (50km) and the Ebro River Delta (70km), besides Barcelona, located just over an hour from our town by car or train.

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Tarragona – Maritime façade
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Reus – Plaça del Mercadal

This is why, visiting the capital of Costa Daurada for 48 or 72 hourse is perfect to live the essence of the spots best inland and coast spots: the “Modernisme” route, with buildings like Casa Navàs, Casa Rull and Casa Gasull; Tarragona’s Roman past –city declared World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 2000–, with spectacular constructions such as the Amphitheatre, the Forum and the Walls, besides the Cathedral or the Serrallo fishing neighbourhood; the Medieval Wall in Montblanc and the legend of Saint George (Sant Jordi); the 3 monasteries of the Cister routeSantes Creus, Poblet and Vallbona de les Monges–; the natural environment of the Ebro River Delta, and an endless number of activities designed for the whole family. And if you’ve got one entire day to spare, why not visiting Barcelona, one of the most magical and seductive cities in the world?

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Delta de l’Ebre – Serra de Montsià

So there you have it, experiences for both adults and kids, the best cuisine, cultural activities, architecture, history… all this, starting and fishing in Salou!