The provinces of Barcelona, Girona, Lleida and Tarragona form the region of Catalonia. This popular area of Spain lies in the northeast of the country. 7.4 million people or 16% of the Spanish population live in the four provinces. Only the region of Andalucia has a bigger population than Catalonia.
The region of Catalonia covers an area 32,114 km2 and has a 560 km coastline. Two of the top Spanish Costas exist along the coastal areas, the Costa Brava and the Costa Dorada. You can use our quick links to navigate to the coastal areas and regions of Catalonia.