Blanes – Blanes Botanical Gardens & Birrasana

Maximum number of participants: 23



09:30 a.m. Pick-up of the T-BEX participants at Lloret de Mar

10:15 a.m. Visit to the Marimurtra Botanical Garden

(Entrance through the Hermitage of Sant Francesc)

Declared as a Cultural Asset of National Interest by the Generalitat of

Catalonia, the Marimurtra Botanical Garden is one of the only two Botanical

Gardens in Catalonia. It belongs to Carl Faust Foundation and works both,

landscape and science development.

Participants will enjoy a guided tour offered by a botanical specialist, one of the

most beautiful Costa Brava s locations.


11:20 a.m. Panoramic coast-line tour to Blanes port

(11:15 Pick-up at the main door of the botanical garden and transfer with touristic bus to the port)

At the fishing harbour, one of the most noted of the Costa Brava for its activity,

it s possible to see the fish auction daily, and have day experience with the

fishermen, activity called Pescaturisme .

The renovated Marina, celebrate annually national and international sailing

events and offer all kind of services for the boat berths just like different sport

and active tourism activities.


12:10 p.m. Blanes, Costa Brava Gateway

(End of the guided tour and entrance to the Birrasana)

This symbol of door and welcome to the Costa Brava, it s the scenery for the

International Festival of Blanes Fireworks, a centenary event, which brings

more than 100.000 people every day from whole nationalities.


12:15 p.m. Birrasana, tapas &beer

V Festival de Cervesa Artesana de Blanes

The Blanes Craft Beer Festival takes more than10.000 visitors and

about thirty national and international Craft Breweries and more than

125 different beers. During the three days of Festival, activities,

workshops and seminaries related with the process of the craft beer

take place.

Nowadays in Blanes there are two craft beer breweries, Marina ,

who exports internationally ,and Popaire which are part of the

autochthonous products offer of the destination: GastroBlanes.


1:00 p.m. Lunch at the Birrasana.

The lunch will be served in a reserved area of the fair. Birrasana will

offer you craft beers and tapas from the restaurant Va de Catas.

Return to the hotel from Plaça Catalunya (Shuttle Blanes Lloret

at 3:00p.m.)