Palamós is the capital of the maritime province of Girona, and health of the Baix Empordà. General Hospital equipped with all amenities. It can also be considered as the capital of the Costa Brava Centre. Important fishing port (direct market fish Monday to Friday) and commercial. In recent years it has become the second port of Catalonia (after Barcelona) to scale cruise ships. It also has two sailing clubs: Club Nautico Costa Brava and Port Marina de Palamos.
Old town with good shopping and dining options. Palamos Prawn is the flagship product. Tour of famous tapas bars throughout the region.