Costa Daurada enjoys a fresh Mediterranean climate, marked by mild winters and warm summers with little rain. The region's mountainous geography likewise contributes to its stable climate, making it an optimum place to enjoy outdoor activities all year long. Average temperatures range from approximately 14º in winter to between 21º and 29º in summer.
The Costa Daurada shoreline offers some sixty different beaches in all shapes and sizes from the small, secluded coves of Mont-roig del Camp-Miami Platja to the dramatic cliffs of Torredembarra, from the high-iodine waters of El Vendrell-Coma-ruga to the fine sand and clear shallows of Salou.
The Costa Daurada is easily accessible. Within the area there is Reus airport which is the actual base of Ryanair. Also, Barcelona airport (Easy jet, Bmi baby) is in close proximity, only some 100 km´s north of the area. There is a train link (Renfe) that also makes Barcelona accessible along with the A7 motorway that can take you into the city in 45 minutes.
Traditional Mediterranean aromas and flavours are the essence of Costa Daurada's cuisine. The region's wealth of fresh, quality seafood and produce has given rise to an endless array of delectable dishes, as well as excellent wines from several select wine regions.
The vine is perhaps the most prominent symbol of the Mediterranean culture, an undoubtedly is a feature of the Costa Daurada. Over the area there are scattered numerous vineyards which open up their doors for wine tasting tours. The Costa Daurada is renowned for its outstanding veriety of vineyard scenery. (Priorat, Montsant, Penedes, ..).
Engaging in sport has long been known to help people forget about their worries and rest. In Costa Daurada, you can do this whilst surrounded by nature and a year-round temperate climate. Indeed, the region offers a nearly endless array of sporting activities such as canyoning, mountain biking, kayaking, daytrips, horseback riding, rock climbing, trekking, caving, archery and all sorts of other activities.
Leisure. Port Aventura is a Costa Daurada resort located in the towns of Salou and Vila-seca. It includes PortAventura Theme Park, Caribe Aquatic Park. Guests to the theme park will embark on unforgettable adventures in Imperial China, the raucous Far West, exotic Polynesia, Aztec Mexico and the picturesque Mediterranean. The park is brimming with thrilling rides. Guests can also enjoy theatre, dance, acrobatics and an endless array of performances, as well as sample traditional dishes from around the world at the park's many themed restaurants. What's more, all of this is done in the company of lovable friends, like Woody Woodpecker and his girlfriend Winnie, Popeye, Olive Oil, the Pink Panther...