It is summer time and Vilanova y la Geltrú is one of the best destination to enjoy your vacation. Walk on La Rambla, one of the longest in the region, discover the different restaurants and tapas bars or see the massive super yachts in the marina. But, there is more: at the Nautical station, you can choose from a large activities offers, for all the beach and sea lovers. You will find below a quick guide to help you choose your activity while you are staying at our hotel by the beach in Vilanova.
You want to explore the marine fauna of the Costa del Garraf? Different courses are proposed:
- Snorkeling: if you want to go deeper in your knowledge, this 3 hours course is made for you. Learn the right moves and practices. It is adapted for adults and children from 10. 45 euros per person
- First scuba-diving experience: plan 4 hours for this class and enjoy your first dive into the Mediterranean sea! A unique experience from which you will leave with a diploma and a head full of souvenirs. This is adapted for adults and children form 14. 90 euros per person
- First-level scuba-diving class: for the ones who have already experienced their first dive, this 12 hours class will get you to the next level. In a perfect location, learn first the theoric part, then practice in a pool to finally dive in the sea. Opened to adults and children from 14. 210 euros per person
Paddle & Windsurf
You can discover the trendy Paddle surf in Vilanova, by participating in an excursion (35 euros per person) or rent one if you want to explore the area by yourself (10 euros per paddle for an hour, 15 euros for 2 hours).
For the windsurf, if you feel confident enough, you can rent it by hour (15 euros) or, you can participate to classes. The offer here is two hours per day during four days. You will enjoy the sensation and being advice by a professional. This is 220 euros per person.
The Nautical station offers different possibilities. You can rent a kayak, one, two or three, by the hour for 15 euros. However, you can go on a excursion, a better way to discover the beautiful Garraf Coast. Once again, according to your level, different excursions are available, from 2 hours to 4 hours, with even snack included in one of them. Discover the best one for you, from 29 euros.
Discover the joy of sailing! One of our favorite excursion is the one happening at night. Indeed, you can admire the clear sky of Vilanova i la Geltrú during the two hours sailing. On the other side, you can also wake up early and go fishing, to learn more about the fishes and bring back fresh food for lunch! But be ready to wake up early, the boat leaves at 6 am.