The village

Vilanant is located in the midle of Empordà, a plain bordering the Costa Brava and the Pyrenees.

Vilanant's landscape it's very various: on the one hand, there is the particular place called Garriga d'Emporda, characterized by dry stone architecture; on the other, there is the place of lush river valley Manol, which include the Torre dels Moros del castell d'Escaldes and  the Can Nebot's fountain.

Places to visit:

  • Romanesque church of Santa Maria
  • El Trull del Fuster (oil mill)
  • House-museum of the painter Joan Sibecas

 Parties and celebrations:

  • 15 May, San Isidro: Flower Fair
  • August 15, Santa Maria: Festival