If you chose Roses as your holiday destination, then you can be sure that this town has many different options, whether you spend time with your family, your friends or discover Spain and Costa Brava on your own.
Be sure to check out our vacation rentals to find a perfect accommodation for your time in Roses!
Here are 5 ideas of what to get up to in Roses:
Consider yourself a sea-enthusiast? Then you should definitely go to Aventura Nautica and choose from the many water activities they have to offer. Apart from water bike rental, they provide various fun activities, such as jet ski rental, catamaran trips, paddle surfing, kayaking and snorkeling. You can even go parasailing and look at the town of Roses from a different and exciting perspective. If you come with kids, you can rent the Banana or the Monster boat - one of the star activities of the Aventura Nautica.
Book a family boat tour and enjoy the views of Cap de Creus Nature Park!
El Blaus de Roses has various tours, where you can relax and immerse yourself in beautiful seascapes on the deck and even observe the seabed on the boats with the submarine vision. “Aquarium II” allows you to see between 8 and 12 meters deep due to the angle of inclination of the windows of the viewing rooms and they are also equipped with a long bench for seating - and air conditioning. A great opportunity for the whole family!
3. Enjoy local fresh seafood
Located in the Port of Roses, Restaurant Bitàkora is a panoramic spot to have a delicious traditional Spanish meal. Moreover you can visit Bodega La Gallega De Roses, which also serves Mediterranean cuisine . Both restaurants are easily accessible from any area of the town. Another place located in Roses' port is called Restaurante Sodemar. It is perfect for trying out local fresh seafood, especially oysters.
In Portlligat, just a few minutes from Cadaqués, the Salvador Dalí house-museum opens its doors for you to discover the artistic and everyday world of the brilliant Catalan painter who spent a large part of his life in this magical corner of the Costa Brava. If you want to dive deeper into the life and art of the famous surrealist, then you can go further and visit Dali's workshop and Gala Dali Castle House.
5. Take a walk and meet the sunset from the Puig Rom viewing area.
If you want to spend the evening in Roses and fancy something even more relaxed after the day at one of the town's beautiful beaches, then you should visit the local promenade and enjoy the sea panorama. For a romantic occasion we recommend going to the Puig Rom viewing area and taking memorable shots of the cityscape during the sunset.
As you can see Costa Brava and the town of Roses has a lot to offer for your holiday! We, in our turn, made sure to prepare the best vacation rentals , so do not forget to choose yours!