The marina at Empuriabrava is the residential area of the municipality of Castelló d’Empúries. Genuine in its design and unique in Europe, it has more than 24 km of navigable canals making it the ideal place for any lover of the sea and nautical sports, being able, as they are, to moor their boats in front of their houses. In addition there is an airfield, meaning that one can get to Empuriabrava by land, sea or air. If one takes into consideration the wide range of leisure activities and accommodation on offer, it is clearly the ideal place to spend an unforgettable holiday or set up house. Empuriabrava has 7 km of wide sandy beaches, where one can practice all types of sports or spend a pleasant afternoon in the sun contemplating the landscape around the bay. The European Union has recognised the quality of the water and the sand on the beaches by granting them the European Beach Award. Parachuting, wind tunnel, golf, fishing, sailing, diving, wind surfing, cycling and horse riding, as well as all types of classic sports. Because of its geographic location, Empuriabrava is the most important centre for elite sports in the area.