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Vila Vella (Old Town)

Tossa de Mar, Spain
+34 972 34 01 00
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This National Monument is the only surviving walled city on the Catalan coast.
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Tossa de Mar, Spain
+34 972 34 01 00
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We Love the Vila Vella. Wandering thru' the ancient streets it is a reminder of why people flocked to Spain in the early days of foreign travel. There is a great atmosphere around the whole town. Plenty of retail therapy available up the alleyways. Take...More

Thank Bob H
Reviewed 2 days ago

Would highly recommend a visit. Very beautiful area with narrow winding streets and small, quaint houses hidden round every corner. The views from the castle are breathtaking

Thank elizabethdF866XE
Reviewed 3 days ago

The streets were very steep and at times slippery due to cobble stones being very well used by tourists. The history explained by our guide was just fascinating along with the buildings themselves, however only 20 families live in the city now. many are used...More

Thank miller6999
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a must-do in Costa Brava. Walking the Old Town in the fortified walls of Tossa de Mar Castle was one of our favorite things we did on our vacation to Spain. It is very obviously a step by centuries in time, and the...More

Thank jrszakal
Reviewed 6 days ago

Quaint place lovely old houses full of history. Good shops and restaurants. Easy to walk around. Lovely small church in the middle of shops

Thank sanpez
Reviewed 1 week ago

Tossa is an authentic catalonian city surrounded by its town walls. Really worth wile to explore and walk around. Parking is good and costs 10 EUR a day. A lot of nice shops and restaurants. We visited Restaurant Bar Marina with was near to the...More

Thank Rik W
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Old Town is very beautiful place. Very small streets, full of old townbuildings and flowers. You don't need to have any quide, you have to lose your way and go ahead ;-) You can also find the monument of Ava Gardner on the top...More

Thank kreska1411
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Picturesque place! Cosy narrow street. Very small so you cannot miss anything. Absolutely must see in Tossa!

Thank olly775
Reviewed 1 week ago

The old town with its castle walls and picturesque winding streets was bigger than we expected with a fabulous range of restaurants offering great value with the set three course menus during the day. The walk up to the lighthouse offers stunning views around the...More

Thank Jan_Liverpool
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulous! Lovely quaint old town with narrow cobbled streets overlooked by the old castle. Lots of nice bars and restaurants. By far the best thing about Tossa de Mar.

Thank Gaby19612015
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Response from LilyJam67 | Reviewed this property |
Do you mean a child's buggy when you say 'pushchair'? If so - parts of it are accessible if it's an all terrain buggy - I did see someone with a buggy the day we were there. However, quite a lot of it wouldn't be suitable... More
22 June 2016|
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Response from PaulNock | Reviewed this property |
Depends...coast road fabulous but takes a lot longer....autoroute probably one hour but to be honest there is a lot of great stuff much closer , both in Spain and France.Collioure and Cadeques absolute musts for a... More