5 Adventure Activities to do on the Costa Dorada
Let’s go on an adventure! There’s no better way to forget about problems and worries than releasing adrenaline… You have the opportunity to do tons of sport and adventure activities in the Costa Dorada: trekking, archery, canyoning, caving, horseback riding…We have five recommendations for you!
Adventure activities in the Costa Dorada: Rock Climbing
If you like climbing walls you will know that the Costa Dorada is a meeting spot for rock climbing fans. In the mountains of rock, sandstone, granite and conglomerate you can find spots for all levels. The main rock climbing spots on the Costa Dorada are Siurana, La Mussara, Arbolí, Hospitalet de l’Infant, Margaleft, Vilanova de Prages, Ulldemolins and Montsant. If this is going to be your first time check with one of the tourism companies dedicated to such activities to go with an instructor.
Very few places have such a versatile coast like this area. The sea gives the possibility to do anything from windsurf to diving. If you are on a family holiday we suggest a catamaran trip where you can feel the sea breeze and it will take you to the most beautiful coves of the región where you can enjoy the sun and the sea from a different point of view. Certainly, one of the best adventure activities in the Costa Dorada.
If you prefer wheels you can find several companies on the Costa Dorada that offer 3-5h quad tours. Explore the mountains of the area, crossing trail routes, valleys, mountains, canyons and rivers! All you need is an adventurous spirit and a driver’s license.
Caving in the Coves de l’Espluga de Francolí
Now that you are familiar with the Surface of the Costa Dorada would you like to explore what is hidden underground? In l’Espluga de Francolí you can do your first caving. You will traverse the inside of the Font Major caves. It is the seventh longest conglomerate cave in the world. For two hours you enter its galleries, descending cat holes, going up an underground riverbed to reach a first siphon.
Bosc Aventura Salou
In the center of Salou you can find Bosc Aventura, a multi-adventure park that offers activities for the whole family. It’s great to go with small children. It’s equipped for children starting from 3 years. It has four different circuits with zip lines, and games in the top of the tres, adapted to different ages and levels of difficulty. There is also a climbing Wall, two paintball fields, minigolf and a picknick zone to recharge batteries.
Don’t miss the adventure activities in the Costa Dorada!
Video: Boscaventura Salou