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Want to escape this miserable weather? Here’s why you should visit Costa Daurada

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Costa Daurada is the ideal family holiday destination in Spain and is packed with excellent sea side resorts like Salou, Cambrils and La Pineda. One of Europe’s largest theme parks, PortAventura and the fabulous cities of Barcelona and Tarragona are located close by.

The picturesque Costa Daurada features charming villages along with intriguing history and culture. Beyond the golden sandy beaches and the bars and restaurants you can find endless amounts of entertainment to keep the whole family entertained making it the ideal holiday destination.

There is a whole range of activities for all the family, such as cycling, kayaking, sailing, kite surfing, paddle surfing, parasailing or windsurfing trekking, sailing and golfing.


Delicious cuisine

You won’t go hungry on your Costa Daurada holiday. Especially if you visit one of the area’s Michelin-starred restaurants. In Spain, Catalonia is second only to the Basque Country in terms of its gastronomic reputation. The cuisine is superb and includes sea food, Catalonian specialty dishes and fine wines. There are also numerous restaurants dishing out delicious Mediterranean food.

Costa Dorada is not only about sun and sea. Barcelona & Tarragona, two fantastic cities to explore local culture modern art and history all within easy reach. These beautiful cities are packed with centuries of history, architecture and museums. Modern attractions include great souvenir shops, lively bars and great restaurants.

Barcelona is one of the most visited cities in Europe and is considered the capital of Modernism. You can find many monuments built and designed by famous Antoni Gaudí. The most impressive Gaudi’s works are: the Sagrada Familia, La Pedrera, Casa Batlloand & Park Guell.


The beautiful town of Tarragona is worth seeing for its harbour old district cathedral and Roman walls. Tarragona is a city that invites you to stay, to find out about its history in some depth and to contemplate its monuments,but above all to enjoy the good life, the Mediterranean sunshine, the cuisine and the traditional festivities that are scattered throughout the year. The Cathedral of Tarragona is the highlight of any visit to the city of Tarragona.



You are minutes away from PortAventura Theme Park, Aquopolis Water Park and Aqualeon Water Park Safari a great experience and day out for all the family, full of rides, shows and many more attractions.

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PortAventuara World is the ideal holiday destination for the whole family. Only a few minutes from the beach and in an amazing setting, 3 theme parks; PortAventura Park, Ferrari Land, the PortAventura Caribe Aquatic Park, 5 themed hotels with stunning pools and 3 golf courses make this the perfect place to enjoy a dream holiday.

In Aquopolis Aquatic Park there are rides and plenty of fun for all ages: Jacuzzis, wave pools, huge lakes and rivers with kamikazes and much more. To relax far from the crowds, feel special in the Aquopolis VIP zone, the park’s isolated and privileged chill-out zone

Aqualeon Water Park & Safari, an open-air safari with incredible shows with marine animals, intelligent birds, birds of prey and reptiles. The water park has spectacular slides, a giantwave pool, a long tube, straight slides, river rapids, twist-twist and children’s pool. Other facilities include a mini zoo, nature school, beach volleyball, a la carte and self service restaurants, cafés and shops.

Costa Daurada’s popular resorts with Irish holiday makers


Originally a fishing town, Cambrils is one of the most popular seaside resorts on the Costa Dorada, perfect for classic beach holidays. In Cambrils you will find an abundance of shops, bars and traditional seafood restaurants alongside some of the most acclaimed eateries in Catalonia including the Michelin starred establishments of Can Bosch and Rincón de Diego. Cambrils 2* holiday from €299pp. Departs September.


Salou is the perfect location for a great family holiday with its golden sandy beaches, excellent nightlife and plenty of shops bars and restaurants. It’s also only ten minutes away from the biggest theme park in Europe, Port Aventura which has six ‘worlds’ to explore as well as legendary rides. WithSalouofferingavastamount of things to see and do it is the ideal place for a fun family holiday or for a group of friends. Salou 3* Half Board holiday from €399pp. Departs September


La Pineda offers plenty of entertainment and leisure activities. Perfect for families with young children as its offers good safe sandy beaches. During the peak season holidaymakers can enjoy a range of festivals along the promenade.ClosetoLaPineda is Tarragona which was the capital of Roman Spain. La Pineda – 4* holidays from €599pp. Departs September

Package holidays include: Direct flights to Reus airport, 20kg baggage, 7 night’s accommodation, transfers and the services of a Sunway representative.

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