Cap de Creus
This loop trail passes through the Natural Park of Cap de Creus located in the province of Girona in the county Alt Empordà, between the towns of Roses and Port de la Selva.
The Cabo de Creus, steep and rocky peninsula located in a small mountainous character, has a maximum altitude of 672 meters above sea level at the peak Sant Salvador. Its geography is conditioned by strong winds in the area (Tramontana: north northeast wind.) And wave action
The park has the distinction of housing a marina and a land area allowing that combine diverse ecosystems that provide a variety of representative species.
The scrub occupies most of the park area. The most notable fauna is the group of reptiles and marine birds and reptiles (common toad, Ocellated lizard, Mediterranean turtle, eagle,peregrine falcons, owls, gulls, terns, shearwaters and shag).
Geomorphologically, Park Cap de Creus is part of the eastern Pyrenees, sinking in the Mediterranean by massif Cape Creus.
In the Cap de Creus, eastern end of the Park of Cap de Creus, is a lighthouse is 87 meters above sea level and light intensity which has a range of 34 miles.
This journey begins in Port de la Selva and goes on to Cadaqués the first day through the Cap de Creus. The second day back from Cadaqués to Port de la Selva by Gr-92.Girona
Resumen de la ruta Lugar Días Longitud Desnivel Desnivel Dificultad
Girona 2 38 Km. 400 m. 400 m. Media
Distance: 26 Km. Time: 07:00 h.
The treves & iacute; to begin in El Port de la Selva and follows the route of the GR-11 as it passes through the National Park of Cap de Creus.
The GR-11 or GR Pyrenees Path is a 47-stage crossing the Pyrenees from west to east or east to west (sec STILL the direction of travel) through some sections of Andorra. Its starting point is at Cape Higuer and end at Cape Creus (Cap de Creus).
To make the trailhead we will continue to the end of the village, entering by callejueles of El Port de la Selva, always parallel to the coast and after a few ups and STILL LATEST houses population & oacute; n will access a track that m & aacute; s later becomes a path that will lead us & aacute; Cap de Creus to last by: The Ruins of Sant Baldiri, Cala Tavallera, Mas de la Birba Rabassers Mas Dalt, Far from the Cap de Creus Cap de Creus.
Until the Cap de Creus have almost 17 Km., And between 4:30 and 5 hours.
From here & iacute ;, follow the road called Camino de Ronda to the population & oacute; n of Cadaques & eacute; s going through the wonderful rinc & oacute; n de Port Lligat, a small & ntilde; a beach where Salvador Dal & iacute clear waters; vivi & oacute; over a long period of his life. It is a picturesque place, t & iacute; peak Catalan Costa Brava, with white houses of fishermen and alg STILL another restaurant. Heavily visited during the summer, as a point tur & iacute; stico great attraction & oacute; n since in Port Lligat is the house that you can visit, the catal & aacute genius; n Salvador Dal & iacute ;, but that STILL retains the charm of a SMALL or
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From Cap de Creus to Cadaques & eacute; s necessary to add about 9 Km m & aacute;. S. Bringing the total route at this stage is about 26 Km. It is a very hilly trail without even the large total distance make it a tough stage.
Distance: 12 Km. 300 m. - 300 m. Time: 04:00 h.
The return of Cadaques & eacute; s to El Port de la Selva is performed by the GR-92. Some are about 12 kil & oacute; m with a height of about 300 feet up and 300 down. The point m & aacute; s high is located in Mas dels Bufadors 310 m. above the sea.
The trail starts from the mouth of the river of Romanyac. Start the ascension & oacute; n. To Mas dels Bufadors at 6 Km from this point begins the slow descent to the Port de la Selva.
In total about 12 Kil & oacute; m not without difficulty, although it should be noted that the temperatures inside the Natural Park of Cap de Creus can become extreme in summer.