El Vendrell

Enjoy El Vendrellof your family holidays!

With attractive maritime landscapes and a town centre full of hidden corners and buildings of interest, El Vendrell is a family destination par excellence, with a cultural, gastronomic, festive and recreational heritage full of possibilities. The beaches of Coma-ruga, Sant Salvador and El Francàs, located three kilometres from the town centre, are one of the main attractions of the municipality. All three have blue-flag status, which is a recognition of the quality of the beach. On Sant Salvador we find the beautiful house where cellist and composer Pau Casals lived. Nowadays it is open to visit, and you can enjoy a guided or theatrical tour or attend a family concert.
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The world of Pau Casals
Pau Casals is among the most outstanding Catalan musicians of the 20th century and he was one of the best cellists and conductors in the world. On the Pau Casals Route you will be able to visit and learn more about emblematic moments of his life and be able to discover his work.
Aquatic classroom at the Masia Blanca marine reserve
An opportunity to get to know the unique flora and fauna of the Masia Blanca marine reserve. First you will be able to visit the exhibition, and then, if you’re feeling a little more daring, you can dive and snorkel on the surface of the marine reserve.
Thermal water spring at the Coma-ruga beach
On Coma-ruga beach there is a thermal water spring that emerges from deep inside the earth, and it has become one of the most popular places for families to visit. The water has medicinal properties, and you will often see people bathing in it throughout the year.
The festival of El Vendrell
From July 25 to 28, the Festa Major, or town festival, is celebrated, with traditions, shows, music, and above all, lots of fire! In honour of the patron saint, Santa Anna, the fire procession is held, where the Diables del Vendrell, or Vendrell Devils, walk the fire through the town’s streets.
Educational activities
Families will never get bored in El Vendrell! Sports and leisure activities are available all year round. Little ones can also enjoy the Ludoteca a la sorra in the summer, a play area on the beach for children aged 2 to 12.

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Museu Pau Casals
Musicians for the day at the Pau Casals Museum
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