Roses
in Girona of Catalonia, Spain

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
42.262 and 3.177 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 42° 15' 43" and E 3° 10' 36"
Currency and Currency Code:
Euro - EUR
Spoken languages:
Spanish, Catalan, Galician, Basque, Occitan
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 06:59 AM (Monday)
Timezone: Europe/Madrid
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:59 am and 8:42 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-43.710 and -176.584 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Whakekauri
References
This place on Geonames.org

Delve into Roses

Roses in Girona (Catalonia) with it's 20,197 habitants is a town located in Spain about 379 mi (or 610 km) east of Madrid, the country's capital town.

Time in Roses is now 06:59 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named Europe / Madrid with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 10 airports closer to Roses, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in Spain is Girona Airport in a distance of 33 mi (or 53 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site is Historic Fortified City of Carcassonne in France at a distance of 78 mi (or 125 km). The closest in Spain is Works of Antoni Gaudí in a distance of 79 mi (or 125 km), North-West. We saw 5 points of interest near this location. In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Pau, Cadaques, Vilajuiga, Sant Pere Pescador and Vilamacolum. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 27°C / 81 °F

Morning Temperature 20°C / 68 °F
Evening Temperature 25°C / 77 °F
Night Temperature 20°C / 67 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 48%
Air Pressure 1016.9 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 80% of sky
General Conditions Broken clouds

Tuesday, 20th of August 2019

25°C (77 °F)
17°C (62 °F)
Sky is clear, fresh breeze, clear sky.

Wednesday, 21st of August 2019

28°C (83 °F)
17°C (63 °F)
Broken clouds, light breeze.

Thursday, 22nd of August 2019

30°C (86 °F)
20°C (68 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Vistabella

Address
1,6 mi
Av. Díaz Pacheco 26
17480 Roses
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Hotel Mediterraneo Park

Address
1,2 mi
Calle Quevedo s/n
17480 Roses
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Almadraba Park Hotel

Address
1,9 mi
Avinguda Díaz Pacheco, 70
17480 Roses
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hotel San Carlos

Address
1,5 mi
Carrer Solsonès, 19-21
17480 Roses
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 16:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Prestige Goya Park

Address
1,1 mi
Avda. Port del Reig, s/n
17480 Roses
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Hotel Prestige Sant Marc

Address
1,4 mi
Av. de la Bocana, 38-48
17480 ROSES
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Prestige Sant Marc

Address
1,3 mi
Avda. Bocana, 68-48
17480 Roses
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Prestige Victoria

Address
1,3 mi
Avda. Gola de l`Estany, s/n
17480 Roses
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Mas Palou

Address
1,7 mi
c/Arenes s/n
17480 Roses
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Nautilus Roses

Address
1,2 mi
Avinguda NAUTILUS s/n
17480 Roses
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Spain, Roses 10 Mar 2014

Published: March 12, 2014
Length: 59:40 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: TheBulo4kin

Spain, Roses 10 Mar 2014.


KARTING ROSES '14

Published: May 04, 2014
Length: 58:41 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Oscar fayet saenz

Despedida de un ximplet.


9N 2014 ROSES

Published: November 14, 2014
Length: 13:39 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Jaume Cusí Marès

Un resum del 9N històric que vam viure a Roses (Girona).


Pirotecnia Pablo. Castillo Fiesta Mayor de Roses 2013.

Published: August 19, 2013
Length: 11:07 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Startecnia Fireworks

Pirotecnia Pablo. Fiesta Mayor de Roses. Castillo de Fuegos de Artificio. Montaje y disparo. Filmado a 2 camaras, desdela mesa de disparo y morteros. Reportaje: http://www.startecnia.com/reportajes...


Carnaval Roses 2014 Diumenge 2 de març

Published: March 02, 2014
Length: 32:35 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: RosesTV1

Carnaval Roses 2014 Diumenge 2 de març.


Alquiler apartamentos Roses.

Published: April 19, 2014
Length: 48:26 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Inmosantos Santos

Alquiler apartamentos Roses Costa Brava, Girona. En Inmosantos ofrecemos gran variedad de producto de alquiler, como apartamentos, casas, chalets, a primera linea de mar y cerca de la playa....


Laser Europa Cup Spain 2014 - Roses Day 3

Published: October 25, 2014
Length: 35:36 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: GEN Roses

South thermal wind again and Standard have raced 3 new regattas and 2 for Radials and 4.7 fleet. GREAT!!!!


Laser Europa Cup Spain 2014 - Roses Day 1

Published: October 23, 2014
Length: 51:57 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: GEN Roses

Measurement & Training =)


FINAL SM, 2015 roses

Published: March 29, 2015
Length: 27:39 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Rem Badalona

FINAL A. MASCULÍ 1400M Final 1 Club Rem Badalona 06:33,91 2 Club Natació Badalona 06:38,71 3 Club Rem Xon´s Empuriabrava 07:03,96.


Week-End à Roses 2014

Published: November 06, 2014
Length: 14:15 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Isabel Pallares TvSalt

Ruta conjunta pel alt empordà entre el Riquet's Scooter-club feat. Mystigry Vespa-Team, el Girona Scooter Club, guiats pel "Loby Saltenc". Le Riquet's Scooter-club feat. Mystigry Vespa-Team,...


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Empúries

Empúries, formerly known by its Spanish name Ampurias, was a town on the Mediterranean coast of the Catalan comarca of Alt Empordà in Catalonia, Spain. It was founded in 575 BC by Greek colonists from Phocaea with the name of Ἐμπόριον (Emporion, meaning "trading place", cf. emporion). It was later occupied by the Romans, but in the Early Middle Ages, when its exposed coastal position left it open to marauders, the town was abandoned.

Located at 42.1333, 3.10833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
575 BC establishments, Populated places established in the 6th century BC, Alt Empordà, Phocaean colonies, Ancient Greek cities, Archaeological sites in Spain, Ancient Greek sites in Spain, Roman sites in Spain, Former populated places in Spain

Cap de Creus

Cap de Creus is a peninsula and a headland located at the far NE of Catalonia, some 25 km south from the French border. The nearest town is Figueres, capital of the Alt Empordà and birthplace of Salvador Dalí. Cap de Creus is the easternmost point of mainland Catalonia and therefore of Spain and the Iberian Peninsula. Presently the area is a Natural Park.

Located at 42.3192, 3.32194 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Headlands of Catalonia

ElBulli

elBulli was a Michelin 3-star restaurant near the town of Roses, Catalonia, Spain, run by chef Ferran Adrià. The small restaurant overlooked Cala Montjoi, a bay on Catalonia's Costa Brava, and was described as "the most imaginative generator of haute cuisine on the planet. " The restaurant was also associated with molecular gastronomy. The restaurant closed on July 30, 2011. It will reopen as a creativity centre in 2014.

Located at 42.25, 3.22639 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Restaurants established in 1964, Restaurants in Catalonia, Restaurants in Spain, Michelin Guide starred restaurants, Cuisine of Alt Empordà, Molecular gastronomy, 2011 disestablishments

Empuriabrava

Empuriabrava is one of the largest marinas in the world. It is located on the coast of Girona, the Costa Brava,. Empuriabrava was originally built on a swamp, and was transformed into a touristic community with original planning in 1964 and completion in 1975. The town has more than 40 km of canals and a seasonal, summer population of around 80,000. The Greco-Roman acropolis of Sant Martí d'Empúries is nearby.

Located at 42.25, 3.11667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Alt Empordà, Marinas in Spain, 1975 establishments in Spain

Gulf of Roses

The Gulf of Roses is the most north eastern bay on the Catalan coast. The bay is 16 km wide and is formed by the valley of the Fluvià river but also contains the estuaries of the Manol and la Muga rivers. These rivers drain the southern flanks of the eastern end of the Pyrenees and Alberes. The area is often affected by the severe Tramuntana wind. The bay contains the resorts of Roses, Castelló d'Empúries/Empuriabrava, Sant Pere Pescador, Empúries and L'Escala.

Located at 42.183, 3.183 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bays of Catalonia, Gulfs of the Mediterranean

Sant Pere de Rodes

Sant Pere de Rodes is a former Benedictine monastery in the comarca of Alt Empordà, in the North East of Catalonia, Spain.

Located at 42.3236, 3.16667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Benedictine monasteries in Catalonia, Province of Girona, Romanesque architecture in Catalonia

Sant Pere Pescador

Sant Pere Pescador is a municipality in the comarca of Alt Empordà, Girona, Catalonia, Spain, is a small town in the Bay of Roses on the river Fluvià. The town has the benefit of a sandy 7 km long beach. The first reference to the town dates from 974 when it was owned by the monastery of Sant Pere de Rodes part of the County of Empúries. The castle of Sant Pere dates from the 14th Century.

Located at 42.1889, 3.08333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Municipalities in Alt Empordà

Castelló d'Empúries

Castelló d'Empúries is a town and municipality in the Alt Empordà in Girona, Catalonia, and lies 9 km east of Figueres. In 1079, Castelló d'Empúries became the capital of the Empúries county due to the previous capital, Sant Martí d'Empúries, being too easily sacked by pirates. 1325-1341 saw a period of large expansion of this capital town, which ultimately ceased being the capital once the county joined the Crown of Aragon and Catalonia in 1385.

Located at 42.2583, 3.075 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Municipalities in Alt Empordà

La Selva de Mar

La Selva de Mar is a municipality in the comarca of the Alt Empordà in Catalonia, Spain. Its a quite small with a population of about 197. The nearest town is El Port de la Selva, a common destination for beach-going tourists.

Located at 42.3236, 3.18889 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Municipalities in Alt Empordà

L'Armentera

L'Armentera is a municipality in the comarca of Alt Empordà, Girona, Catalonia, Spain.

Located at 42.174, 3.076 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Municipalities in Alt Empordà

Colera, Girona

Colera is a municipality in the comarca of Alt Empordà, Girona, Catalonia, Spain. It is a village on the coast with an economy primarily based on tourism. It has several beaches within its vicinity including: Garbet, Burro, Atzuzenes, Portes, Morts la de'n Goixa, and Rovellada.

Located at 42.4, 3.15 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Municipalities in Alt Empordà

Fortià

The Formal Techniques Industry Association (ForTIA) aims to support the industrial use of formal methods under the umbrella organization of Formal Methods Europe. It was founded in 2003 through the initial efforts of Dines Bjørner and is currently chaired by Volkmar Lotz. Its scope is international and membership is by company. It organizes meetings, especially in conjunction with conferences, for instance, industry days at the FM conferences organized by FME.

Located at 42.245, 3.04 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Organizations established in 2003, Formal methods organizations, International nongovernmental organizations, Municipalities in Alt Empordà

Garriguella

Garriguella is a municipality in the comarca of Alt Empordà, Girona, Catalonia, Spain.

Located at 42.3333, 3.06667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Municipalities in Alt Empordà

Palau-saverdera

Palau-saverdera is a municipality in the comarca of Alt Empordà, Girona, Catalonia, Spain.

Located at 42.3, 3.15 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Municipalities in Alt Empordà

Pau, Spain

Pau is a municipality in the comarca of Alt Empordà, Girona, Catalonia, Spain.

Located at 42.3167, 3.11667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Municipalities in Alt Empordà

Pedret i Marzà

Pedret i Marzà is a municipality in the comarca of Alt Empordà, Girona, Catalonia, Spain.

Located at 42.3, 3.067 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Municipalities in Alt Empordà

Riumors

Riumors is a municipality in the comarca of Alt Empordà, Girona, Catalonia, Spain.

Located at 42.2167, 3.05 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Municipalities in Alt Empordà

Vilamacolum

Vilamacolum is a municipality in the comarca of Alt Empordà, Girona, Catalonia, Spain.

Located at 42.2, 3.06667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Municipalities in Alt Empordà

Vilamaniscle

Vilamaniscle is a municipality in the comarca of Alt Empordà, Girona, Catalonia, Spain. It is located in the western part of the Serra de la Baga d'en Ferràn, a branch of the Albera Range. Much of its municipal term is covered with pine and cork oak trees. The main crops are olives and grapes. Local wine is appreciated all over the country. New hosting services are growing due to tourism. \t Vilamaniscle is the home for around 120 inhabitants today.

Located at 42.3667, 3.06667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Municipalities in Alt Empordà

Cap Norfeu

Cap Norfeu is a cape at the south-east end of the Cap de Creus peninsula located on the Costa Brava in Catalonia, Spain, between Roses and Cadaqués. It is located between the bays badia de Jóncols to the north and badia de Montjoi to the south, at the end of a little peninsula.

Located at 42.2434, 3.26603 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Headlands of Catalonia

Port Lligat

Port Lligat or Portlligat is a small village located in a small bay on Cap de Creus peninsula, on the Costa Brava of the Mediterranean Sea, near the city of Cadaqués in the Alt Empordà comarca, in Girona province, Catalonia, Spain. The Island of Port Lligat (or Island of Portlligat) is located at the entrance of the bay, separated from the mainland by a narrow 30-metre-wide canal. Salvador Dalí lived in the village and his house has been converted into the Casa-Museo Salvador Dalí.

Located at 42.2938, 3.28534 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Municipalities in Alt Empordà

Portlligat Museum-House

The Portlligat Museum-House is a small fisherman's hut where Salvador Dalí usually lived and worked from 1930 to 1982, when, upon the death of his wife Gala Dalí, he took up residence at Púbol Castle. The house has a labyrinthine structure which, from one point of departure, the Bear Lobby, spreads out and winds around in a succession of zones linked by narrow corridors, slight changes of level and blind passageways.

Located at 42.2933, 3.28611 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Biographical museums in Spain, Historic house museums in Catalonia, Artist studios, Salvador Dalí, Art museums and galleries in Catalonia

Quermançó Castle

The Quermançó Castle is located about 2km north of Vilajuïga, Spain, situated on top of a remote hill and directly accessible only on foot from a small road that turns off the N-260. The history of the castle dates back to 1078. It was owned by Counts in the Empúries region. In 1472, during the Catalonian Civil War, the castle was occupied by forces loyal to John II.

Located at 42.34, 3.09194 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Alt Empordà, Castles in Catalonia

Siege of Roses (1794–95)

The Siege of Roses (or Siege of Rosas) began on 28 November 1794 and lasted until 4 February 1795 when the Spanish garrison abandoned the port and the forces of the First French Republic took control. Dominique Catherine de Pérignon commanded the French army and Domingo Salvator Izquierdo led the Spanish defenders. The siege took place during the War of the Pyrenees which was part of the French Revolutionary Wars. The war ended in July 1795 and Roses was soon restored to Spain.

Located at 42.2667, 3.18333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Conflicts in 1794, Conflicts in 1795, Battles of the French Revolutionary Wars, Sieges involving Spain, Sieges involving France, 1794 in Europe, 1795 in Europe, 18th century in Spain

Siege of Roses (1808)

The Siege of Roses or Siege of Rosas from 7 November to 5 December 1808 saw an Imperial French corps led by Laurent Gouvion Saint-Cyr invest a Spanish garrison commanded by Peter O'Daly. After a siege lasting a month, the Spanish surrendered the port to the French. Roses (Rosas) is located 43 kilometres northeast of Girona (Gerona), Spain. The action occurred during the Peninsular War, part of the Napoleonic Wars.

Located at 42.2667, 3.18333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Battles of the Peninsular War, Battles of the Napoleonic Wars, Sieges involving Spain, Sieges involving France, Sieges involving the United Kingdom, Sieges involving Italy, Conflicts in 1808, 1808 in Spain

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Roses, Rosas, Rhode, Росас