Wonderful botanical gardens on the Costa Brava
A different day leaving the beach on one side hellebore have an itinerary for the most beautiful botanical gardens in the area: ‘Pinya de Rosa’ in Santa Cristina, Santa Clotilde in Lloret de Mar and Blanes ‘Mar i Murtra’.
Around the hotel
Very close to the Santa Marta Hotel we offer visit the Botanical Garden ‘Pinya de Rosa’, located between cliffs of Santa Cristina’s beach. ‘Pinya de Rosa’ offers a collection of more than 7,000 botanical species systematically organized by groups of genus and species, making Pineapple Rose a unique and unusual for lovers of cacti and thorny plants. In addition, the Botanical Garden ‘Pinya de Rosa’ is world renowned experts, specialists and lovers of these plants. Each year about 1,500 new species are planted, which makes it the best ‘Pinya de Rosa’ library to increase living botanical knowledge.
Also, near Santa Marta Hotel, visit Santa Clotilde Gardens in Lloret de Mar, located on a cliff with stunning views of the sea. The Santa Clotilde Gardens were designed by landscape architect Nicolau Rubió Tudurí inspired by the Italian Renaissance, who later would become the new standards of the Novecentista movement in Catalonia that was being developed at that time.
Terraces that overlap, structured paths, ramps and stairs that form the outline of the garden, multiple fountains and marble statues of neoclassic style and swell around the landscape, revealing the spirit of Romanticism continues latent in the Gardens of Santa Clotilde. The last visit we propose botanical garden ‘Mar i Murtra’ is in the coastal town of Blanes, less than 15 minutes driving from the Santa Marta Hotel.
The Botanical Garden ‘Mar i Murtra’ have one of the most spectacular views of the beautiful Costa Brava. With more than 3,000 exotic species from the five continents in his four hectares of native Mediterranean forest; is divided into three zones: subtropical, temperate and Mediterranean. Currently, ‘Mar i Murtra’ directed its activities to conserve Mediterranean species in danger of extinction.
And if you still have forces or otherwise, you are exhausted, you should finish the day in our Spa in the Santa Marta Hotel. On this occasion, the massage “Comfort Legs” is the best choice: 60 minutes to remove the feeling of tired legs stimulating the correct movement of your legs. Do not forget to ask for an appointment in our Santa Marta Hotel in Lloret de Mar.