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Lake Banyoles

Paseo de la Draga | Banyoles, 17820 Girona, Spain
+34 972 58 34 70
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Beautiful and peaceful

This lake is not only beautiful but is also quite and full of natural life, such as ducks and lots... read more

Reviewed 4 December 2017
Seba C
Barcelona, Spain
via mobile
It's good to go everyday to walk

It's perfect is the day it's not too windy. If you make the full round may take less than 2 hours... read more

Reviewed 13 November 2017
Pelias M
Barcelona, Spain
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“nice lake” (6 reviews)
“rowing boat” (3 reviews)
Paseo de la Draga | Banyoles, 17820 Girona, Spain
+34 972 58 34 70
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Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

This lake is not only beautiful but is also quite and full of natural life, such as ducks and lots of fish. It is allow to fish in some places and regulated. I do not like this but for you fish aficionado may be interesting....More

Thank Seba C
Reviewed 13 November 2017

It's perfect is the day it's not too windy. If you make the full round may take less than 2 hours. You could park for free very near and also could enjoy a vermut at the dock

2  Thank Pelias M
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Charming tree lined lake, with crystal clear water and good walking path and tarmac cycle path. Mostly flat, so suitable for push chairs and wheelchairs. To orientate yourself, the tourist office, rowing boat hire and lake cruise tourist boat, are to be found towards the...More

1  Thank fashionagent
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

We took the bus to Banyoles and it’s not obvious where you need to get off and after finding the lake I must say it’s ok but only ok it’s a nice lake with a walk round it .

Thank ianmac11
Reviewed 9 October 2017

"swimming outwith these dates is forbidden" but so is releasing your turtle or landing your plane... so wonderful swim. beautiful spot, clear water, fish , ducks, sunshine. everything a swim should be.

2  Thank Joanna H
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Loved walking along the lake and the historic district. We had a walking map that included lot of places of interest in the old town.

Thank Janey207
Reviewed 27 September 2017

About 45 minutes from Girona/Figuares this is a pleasant area with some traditional spanish houses/villages and a couple of nice restaurants on the lake where most tourists stop. Lots of backpackers,guess its a good camping area.

Thank Chris L
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Nice place to spend some time next to the water. Beautiful crystal clear lake where you can swim, boat or fish. Some nice restaurants nearby. The lake walk is well shaded so ideal for a hot day. Estimate a couple of hours to walk around...More

Thank Stevo63
Reviewed 12 September 2017

The place is beautiful, very peaceful and deffinitely recommendable for anyone who wants to take a walk or a bike ride around it. It has a high point from which to take photos as well, and several docks that go a bit into the water...More

Thank Robin L
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

We were staying in Girona and took a quick trip up to Besalu We noticed Banyoles was on the way. We stopped by real quick for a few pictures. Looked like a great place to kayak. There also seemed to be a trail that went...More

2  Thank ERIC W
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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.
15 February 2016|
Response from angelgcgirona | Reviewed this property |
only by car or public bus from girona