Leaving Calafat recovers the walkway, which allows you to go along the coast for this place in which developments and uninhabited land alternate. So, you come to Sant Jordi d’Alfama and its castle, and continues down coast touring tips coves and interesting landscape. Highlights include panoramic Forn cove and ecological interest Pond Creek Torrent del Pi. The road does not lose interest up to L’Ametlla de Mar.
L’Ametlla de Mar retains a large active fishing port, which must surround. The road continues along the coast southwest along the coastal path. The reliefs are soft and the sea always offers interesting landscapes and views, with cliffs that overlook beaches and coves as the horizon increasingly defined more clearly the highlight of the Ebro delta.
In this section it should be noted the natural area of Cap de Santes Creus, which includes the beach of the same name and Cala Estany Podrit. This is the habitat of a type of endemic snail and can also be found remains of trenches of the Spanish Civil War. The walkway is a bit busy, but they make up the landscape of great beauty that reigns in this area, which remains relatively unspoilt.
Attractions of the GR -92 Route
Located a few meters from this geographical enclave , under the sea , the remains of a Roman ship , following the path of trade between Tarraco and the Port of Tortosa.
This beach was declared Area of Natural Interest by the Generalitat de Catalunya in 1992. It is a space that houses one of the relictivas wetlands along the Catalan coast . Hosts unique species associated with changes in salinity , some of them known for their condition.
Although we lack archaeological studies confirm this, the remains of pottery and other utensils found in the area suggests that in even earlier times the Iberians , groups of people passing seasons in that area looking for food to give them the sea.
The Bank of Costa de l’ Ametlla de Mar, popularly known as The Fortifications , formed part of the fortification of the Catalan coast during the Spanish Civil War (1936-1939) , by the Generalitat de Catalunya and the Second Spanish Republic. The location of this military complex is due to its prime location overlooking the Gulf of Sant Jordi.
The Bank of Costa de l’ Ametlla de Mar has three platforms to place the shells shot and 4 inputs inside the enclosure. Two inputs are on the main road and served to supply the magazines and spare rooms . The remaining two are located at the ends of the firing platform and supplying ammunition shells .
The wet beach area of Santes Creus was declared an area of natural interest by the Generalitat of Catalonia. This figure takes into account not only the beach and lagoons of this area but also includes the Port de l’ Estany , the sea area to the depth of 30 m giving coverage to the seagrass beds and the entire stretch of coast to the tip of l’ Àliga .
Throughout the tour , from the fortifications of Port Olivet until the end of the term , the beach of l’ Aquila , we will find a trench excavations that as the former belonged to the Republican side.