Banyoles old center

2 km. from Can Xargay


We recommend you to visit these places:

The Main Square of Banyoles (Plaça Major) is one of the biggest arcaded square of Catalonia with 37archs.
It was built in XIII century when a new bourgeosisie was appearing.

Another places to visit are:

  • La Porta dels Turers where was one of the wall doors.
  • Sta. Maria dels Turers church was built in X century. But, nowadays it shows a primitive catalan gotic.
  • El carrer Major (Major Street) was the main street the village and where the rich families lived.
  • El Tint
  • La Pia Almoina
  •  The monastery
  • The wall

You can find more information in Can Xargay.