Best part of the short walk round is the tiled floor and the view of the lovely church opposite. Is a bit tired and could do with some time spent on it.
We always enjoy making a trip here on every annual holiday to Tossa. It's another of Tossa's hidden peaceful havens. We love to imagine the view the Roman residents must have had looking out to sea. Yes it is looking a bit tired, but having been discovered in 1914 you can forgive that. At least it has been niceley preserved... More
Do look at it as you walk past between other destinations. The mosaic they found there is in the municipal museum by the way..
This Roman villa, dating from the 1st/6th centuries AD, is a most interesting site and well worth a visit. however, the site is showing evidence of lack of investment in time and money. one one expect that such a site, given its historic importance would have been developed as a major tourist attraction by the town council.
We stumbled upon this as we walked from the bus station to the sea front. Well worth a look, if you are in Tossa but not going out of your way for as there is not that much to see. There is a sign with all the info on.
This is just a simple exhibit of a Roman villa. For a cloudy day or if you enjoy ancient history I recommend this site. Some mosaics & I'ved included the best one we saw at the museum.
If your looking for a break from soaking up the sun at the beach or walking around the streets of Tossa the ruins of this old roman villa are worth a look in. We did most of Tossa de Mar's attractions in a couple of hours by grabbing ourselves a free tourist map from the Tourist Information center near the... More
Opposite the Cultural Centre is the Roman Villa “Els Ametllers” (1st c. BC - 6th c. AD) . You can also access it from the side of the Hotel Neptuno . Entrance is free and there are multilingual signs to explain the ruins. A good place to take the kids on a cloudy day. For more information visit. www.infotossa.com/eng/visitar/romana.php…
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