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Girona City Add-On

The Immortal City
 
To complete your Inntravel holiday in Catalonia, add on a stay in this little-known medieval city with its superbly preserved Jewish Quarter. You’ll stay in a well-located, friendly hotel, with notes for a self-guided city walking tour included.
Girona City Add-On. 2 nights
Girona City Add-On. 2 nights
 

Holiday information

 

Girona

Steeped in history – the city withstood nearly thirty attacks and sieges, earning it the name ‘the Immortal City’ – Girona is a fascinating city to discover, with a striking Gothic cathedral, a colourful waterfront district on the banks of the Onyar, medieval walls, and the best-preserved Jewish Quarter (the Call) in western Europe.
As in the rest of the medieval town, the Call’s cobbled streets intersect each other haphazardly and narrow alleys lead to tiny squares. Venturing into this labyrinth of passages and courtyards gives you an insight into the enclosed world in which many townspeople lived and worked in medieval times. To stroll along the city’s fortifications afterwards, the (often snow-capped) Pyrenees framing the views to the north, comes as a complete contrast.
 
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Sightseeing

The key to Inntravel holidays is flexibility. You can start on the day of your choice, and are free to add extra nights.
  • An introduction
    Girona still bears the imprint of a succession of cultural invasions over the centuries. Its ancient cathedral was once a Moorish mosque, its Jewish ghetto home to the single most important 12th-century school of Kabbalistic studies in Europe. And in the 19th century, the city came under French rule for four years. All this makes Girona an intriguing city to explore. 
  • Notes for a self-guided walking tour included
    You are, of course, free to wander at will, but you can, if you prefer, follow our notes on a self-guided walking tour of the labyrinthine Barri Velle (Old Town) – within which is the Jewish Quarter – taking in the fascinating museum about the Jewish community which flourished here in the Middle Ages; the Gothic cathedral which dominates the skyline; and the old city walls with their views towards the Pyrenees. Another very picturesque part of the city is the waterfront district, where tall houses painted ochre and terracotta hang precariously over the River Onyar.
 

Accommodation

We offer a choice of two hotels, both ideally located for exploring the city. Please state your preference when booking.

We provide suggestions for where to eat out in the documentation that we send you prior to your holiday.
 
Prices
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  • Hotel Historic, 2 nights: 01 September 2020 - 31 October 2020 & 01 March 2021 - 31 October 2021

    Start any day | End by latest date(s) shown above

    Starting Add on 2 nights Single supplement
    1 Sep - 29 Oct 2020 £176 £120
    1 Mar - 29 Oct 2021 £176 £120

    Includes accommodation and meals as described. No travel is included as it is assumed that you are travelling via the city as part of your main Inntravel holiday.

    If you are flying via a different airport and would like us to arrange connecting travel, please contact us for a quotation.

  • Hotel Peninsular, 2 nights: 01 September 2020 - 31 October 2020 & 01 March 2021 - 31 October 2021

    Start any day | End by latest date(s) shown above

    Starting Add on 2 nights Single supplement
    1 Sep - 29 Oct 2020 £140 £36
    1 - 30 Mar 2021 £140 £36
    31 Mar - 14 Jun 2021 £164 £30
    15 - 29 Jun 2021 £140 £36
    30 Jun - 1 Sep 2021 £164 £30
    2 Sep - 29 Oct 2021 £140 £36

    Includes accommodation and meals as described. No travel is included as it is assumed that you are travelling via the city as part of your main Inntravel holiday.

    If you are flying via a different airport and would like us to arrange connecting travel, please contact us for a quotation.

  • Room upgrades (£ per person per night)

    Hotel Historic, Girona
    Junior suite: 01 Sep - 31 Oct 2020 £22
    Junior suite: 01 Mar - 31 Oct 2021 £22
    Suite: 01 Sep - 31 Oct 2020 £48
    Suite: 01 Mar - 31 Oct 2021 £48

    Extra nights (£ per person per night) in a double or single room

    Hotel Historic, Girona (B&B) Double room Single room
    01 Sep - 31 Oct 2020 £78 £128
    01 Mar - 31 Oct 2021 £78 £128
  • Extra nights (£ per person per night) in a double or single room

    Hotel Peninsular, Girona (B&B) Double room Single room
    01 Sep - 31 Oct 2020 £60 £76
    01 Mar - 30 Mar 2021 £60 £76
    31 Mar - 14 Jun 2021 £72 £84
    15 Jun - 29 Jun 2021 £60 £76
    30 Jun - 01 Sep 2021 £72 £84
    02 Sep - 31 Oct 2021 £60 £76
  • This information is for guidance only; no travel is included in our prices and you should pay locally for your chosen option.

    For more information about the airport, visit the Girona airport website.

    Getting between Girona airport and the city (12km):

    Public transport Approx. duration Frequency
    Bus 25 minutes every 30 minutes
    Other options Approx. duration Approx. cost
    Taxi 20 minutes 25€
What is included
  • 2 nights
  • 2 breakfasts
  • street plan
  • notes for a self-guided city walking tour
 
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