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Santa Cristina d'Aro

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Santa Cristina d'Aro

Santa Cristina d'Aro
Santa Cristina d'Aro is located in Catalonia
Santa Cristina d'Aro
Santa Cristina d'Aro
Location in Catalonia
Country Spain
Autonomous community Catalonia
Province Girona
Comarca Baix Empordà
 • Mayor Ricard Herrero i Suñer
 • Total 67.58 km2 (26.09 sq mi)
Elevation 30 m (100 ft)
Population (2009)
 • Total 5,017
 • Density 74/km2 (190/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 17246
Website Official website

Santa Cristina d'Aro (Catalan pronunciation: ) is a small town in the Aro valley at the junction of the road from Girona/Barcelona to Sant Feliu de Guíxols and Palamós. It is home to a number of workers in the nearby holiday resorts. The Costa Brava golf course is on the outskirts of the town.

The municipality includes the medieval mountain top village of Romanyà de la Selva.

External links

  • Official website (Catalan)

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