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Lake Banyoles

Paseo de la Draga | Banyoles, 17820 Girona, Spain
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Relaxing - an ideal day out

A great place to spend an hour or two sitting, watching and enjoying a coffee or two. after that a... read more

Reviewed 8 June 2014
Gaynor T
Swansea, United Kingdom
Beautiful, Relaxing Place

We were taken here on our day tour of the area. It is a beautiful little lake in a beautiful... read more

Reviewed 9 December 2013
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Paseo de la Draga | Banyoles, 17820 Girona, Spain
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Reviewed 8 June 2014

A great place to spend an hour or two sitting, watching and enjoying a coffee or two. after that a nice stroll around the lake is possible. Plenty of places to eat and plenty of choices. The information centre is located by the waterside. It...More

Thank Gaynor T
Reviewed 9 December 2013

We were taken here on our day tour of the area. It is a beautiful little lake in a beautiful little town in a beautiful area. I would love to spend a month or two out here hiking, fishing, boating, rowing, and just exploring. The...More

2  Thank MTRose
Reviewed 7 December 2013

Marvelous place, to walk around and to sail inside the lake. Lots of nature to discover. Lots of activities to do with family and without. Porqueres Church which is next to the lake it's also a nice place to visit. Not always opened but nice...More

1  Thank CarlesiEva
Reviewed 3 November 2013

We never expected such an amazing place to be found in this area of spain. We were going round with our car and my wife noted on the internet about this place and so we decided to give it a go. When we arrived we...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 11 October 2013

Delightful spot for a picnic, coffee or lunch on the shores of Banyoles lake. The water is crystal clear and good for swimming & paddling. The lake also serves as the training ground for Olympic rowers.

Thank JohanMoolman
Reviewed 1 October 2013

What a beautiful spot to visit. I came while the sun was setting and let's just say- the pictures were to die for!

Thank Solange B
Reviewed 28 August 2013

Good value, eco-friendly boat ride for approximately 1 hour across and around the lake. Beautiful scenery, very peaceful, with English commentary for 7 Euros perhead.

Thank Mark D
Reviewed 27 August 2013

Lake was good but had to pay 6 euro to get to the main swimming area where drinks were another 5. Also be warned if you want to eat out as we were there in August and everything in the town only seemed to open...More

2  Thank martin f
Reviewed 26 May 2013

a great lovely peaceful town with old neat citycentre and fab lake and sports facilities. horseback riding mag!! cycling, tennis, swimming, strolling, hiking...good restaurants and safe and pleasant stay - highly recommended

Thank imposiibleto
Reviewed 24 May 2013

Nice lake but coming from a country full of them I didn't quite see the charm in this little one. Nice to bath in fresh water and watch the people as this place is popular with the locals. There is a nice walk around the...More

Thank Mark G
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9 March 2017|
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Response from Cristian A | Reviewed this property |
No, the hiking trails aren´t paved. Sorry.
16 February 2016|
Response from angelgcgirona | Reviewed this property |
only by car or public bus from girona