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Contact details

17320  Tossa, Tossa de Mar, Girona  (Catalonia)
oftossa@ddgi.es
www.infotossa.com

Location

Autonomous region:
Catalonia

Province/Island:
Girona

Girona

Description

This town was walled to prevent attacks from the sea.There are a few paintings that portray the wall with merlons and built of voussoirs, some round-plan Romanesque towers, and look-out defence posts from the 12th century.The current set dates from the 16th century, out of which Torres del Reloj and Codolar stand out.

Construction:
Walls

Artistic period:
Romanesque

Historic period:
14th century, 12th century

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