Water Sports in Barcelona, Costa Brava and Costa Dorada

Water Sports in Costa Brava

Thanks to its miles of coastline and ideal sunny weather, the Costa Brava is a choice if you are looking for practicing water sports. The most popular water sports are sailing, diving at exceptional sites, and also windsurfing due to favorable climatic conditions.

We suggest here some addresses to practice water sports at the Costa Brava, there are plenty of choices to enjoy during your stay in La Costa Brava.


Where to find accommodation in Costa Brava

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Sailing in Costa Brava

The Catalonian coast of the Mediterranean offers a magnificent landscape for sailing. At the Costa Brava, many water sport centres allow you to profit from boat trips (notably sailing) and other water sports.

Nautical centre of Port de la Selva
sailing, diving, kayak, windsurfing, fishing
El Port de la Selva
17489 Girona
+34 972 38 70 00

Nautical centre of l’Estartit
sailing, windsurfing, cruises
17258 Girona

Nautical station Medes Islands
sailing, diving, kayak, water ski, boat trips, windsurfing, motor boats
C / De la Platja 10-12
17258 Girona

Diving in Costa Brava

Some of the best diving sites in Spain can be found at the Costa Brava, attracting amateurs as well as professionals every year. You will find a multitude of clubs offering you to take classes or to rent equipment for reasonable prices.

Where to dive in Costa Brava

The sites that should not be missed are:
*the Medes Islands
*natural park of Cap de Creus
*the site of the Albères range
*natural park of Aiguamolls de l’Emporda

What are the prices for diving in Costa Brava?

- from 25 to 60 euro.
Prices depend on: the equipment (oxygen bottles or complete equipment), the time of the stay (also by night) and the place you choose to dive.
- budget packages available in certain diving centres and introduction courses (2 to 10 dives).
- higher levels of difficulty: special trainings available on many days (between 300 and 500 euro).

Addresses for diving in Costa Brava:

-at Cap de Creus
-at Roses
-at L’Escala, for the Medes Islands


Water sports in Costa Dorada

The Costa Dorada as a gentle Mediterranean coast offers also the possibility to practice numerous water sports on its 202 km coast line, from Calafell to Delta del Ebro.

Where to find accommodation in Costa Dorada

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Where can I practice water sports in Costa Dorada?

One of the most complete places to practice water sports in Costa Dorada is the water resort covering the towns of Salou, Cambrils, Mont Roig and Miami Platja. Allowing you to practice scuba diving, windsurfing, catamaran, water ski and kayak.

Estacion Nautica
Passeig de les Palmeres, 1
43850 Cambrils
Tel +34 902 15 47 41

For more information, visit the website : www.estacionautica.info

Sailing in Costa Dorada

At the Estacion Nautica:
- The centre of Cambrils offers 3 hour catamaran boat trips for 31,50 euro / adults and 17,50 euro / children.
For more details and bookings in advance, click here.

Spanish Sailing:
- private cruises on the sea for a day or for your vacations, about 250 euro per person.
- courses and boat hires for events.
For more information click here

Diving in Costa Dorada

The Estacion Nautica de Cambrils offers diving courses.
You can participate in an introduction course for 60 euro and more advanced courses starting from 375 euro.

Windsurfing in Costa Dorada

To discover windsurfing during your holidays in Costa Dorada, the Estacion Nautica in Cambrils (see above) also provides particular windsurfing courses at 40 euro per hour.
Click here to see more details

If you bring your own surfboard, keep in mind that you can practice all year round thanks to the Mistral winds, with nevertheless a preference for autumn and spring when the wind blows stronger.


Water sports in Barcelona

Strategically located at the Mediterranean Coast, Barcelona is confirmed to be an ideal place for practicing water sports. The most common are diving, windsurfing or sailing. We offer you below some information and suggestions of places.

Where to find accommodation in Barcelona

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Sailing in Barcelona

Real Club Nautico de Barcelona
The nautical club of Barcelona hosts numerous regattas and is a reference for all lovers of sailing internationally, with several awards thanks to its sport activities - for example in 1998 the Ancla de Oro de la Real Federación Española de Vela.
The Real Club Nautico in Barcelona also offers you sea cruises.

For more information, click here

Diving in Barcelona

We offer you a list of nautical centers and practical information to practice diving in Barcelona city:

Centre Nautitracción
Llull 200, Poble Nou
Tél : (+34) 93 309 75 74
How do I get there?
Metro: L4 - Poble Nou Station.

Ecole Aquatics
Joan de Sada, 42 entl. 1ª
Tél :(+34) 93 815 60 92
C. T. B.
Pasaje Andalucía 21
Tél : (+34) 933320121

Raya’s Diving center
c/ Badajoz, 113
08028 Barcelona (Barcelona)
933 099 461

Vana’s Dive
Avda. Litoral 86-89 Complex Esportiu La Mar Bella
08005 Barcelona (Barcelona)
932 210 548


Fishing in Barcelona

Boats for fishing in high seas.

Sportfishing Barcelona
Skipper Kurt-Jaime
Tel.: + 34 620 158604
Email: kurt.jaime@gmail.com
Homepage: //www.sportfishingbarcelona.com

Windsurfing in Barcelona

We offer you a list of nautical centers and practical information to practice windsurf in Barcelona city:

Wind 220º

Club Natació Atlètic-Barceloneta

Escola Municipal de Vela. Windsurf

Base Nàutica Municipal

Club Natació Barcelona