Joan Miró said that when he travelled, he always carried a carob from Mont-Roig in his briefcase, and that all his work was conceived here. And it’s no wonder. Their rural origin, their medieval tradition, their hermitages overlooking the sea, their beautiful beaches and hidden virgin coves...An authentic paradise within the Costa Dorada. And… who doesn't want to go on holiday to paradise?
Beaches and Coves
Miami Playa is a small coastal town belonging to Mont-Roig. It is located south of Tarragona, separated from Hospitalet de l'Infant by the Rio Llastres. It is the perfect destination for those seeking tranquillity and rest away from the tourist agglomeration.
10 beaches and 11 coves that meander along more than 12 km of coastline where many years ago, pirates and corsairs hid their treasures.
You will find familiar and urban beaches, virgin beaches, remote coves, Pet Friendly beaches... Check our guide of beaches of Mont-Roig Miami Platja >
Things to do in Miami Playa
Mas Miró Foundation. The brilliant artist Joan Miró spent his summer in their family property in Mont-Roig, then, after an illness he decided to move here and devote himself to painting. The “Mas” (Catalan country house) currently is home to the Mas Miró Foundation, which offers the possibility of discovering the life, work and essence of the painter. So, to cross the beautiful places captured in his works.
Ermita de la Mare de Déu de la Roca and Ermita de Sant Ramon de Penyafort. From any point of Mont-Roig Miami Platja you will observe the imposing red mountain that gives name to the municipality. And above it the hermitages that seem to hang on the rock.
Old town of Mont-Roig. A guided tour through the old quarter of Mont-Roig to discover the medieval origin of the town and discover architectural jewels such as the Church of San Miguel, the old church, the old prison, the laundromat…
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Sports and Adventures
The Costa Daurada Nautical Station offers activities adapted to all ages and levels. Kayaking, jet skiing, diving baptisms, windsurfing, kitesurfing, paddle surfing, parasailing, flyboarding...
Tuna Tour Experience: An exclusive and unique activity in the world, consisting of the practice of snorkeling surrounded by giant tuna, in the sea or the experience of sharing a day with fishermen in their fishing boats.
Cycling: More than 140km of mountain trails, idyllic roads and beautiful landscapes by the sea. 10 routes of different difficulties with the support of the Costa Dorada Mountain Bike Centre.
Golf: Bonmont Golf Club, an excellent option for both experienced players and beginners who have just started in this exciting sport.
Mont-Roig & Miami Playa have the best Mediterranean products thanks to the climate, the fertile ground and the mistral wind. The best olive oil D.O. Siurana, which makes any recipe delicious. Carob, to elaborate one of the healthiest flours, and make the typical biscuits "Mont-rogetes". And, of course, the calçots.
Throughout the year several gastronomic days are organised which are an opportunity to taste and get to know the products of Mont-Roig Miami Platja. In June, the Gastronomic Days of the Octopus, in February the Gastronomic Days of the Calçot and in autumn, the Gastronomic Days of the Rice Cuisine.
To enjoy the best gastronomy at the best price, a good option is to read our TOP 5 best restaurant guide of Miami Playa, Costa Dorada.
Miami Playa with kids
Playing pirates and looking for loots, biking through fairytale forests... Mont-Roig Miami Playa has possibilities for children of all ages.
Every summer there is a special program for them, Banys de Lluna. With all kinds of workshops, activities, concerts, routes, shows, excursions... Sure they won't get bored!
Become a speleologist in the Foradada Cave and admire the landscape from the Escaleras del Diablo, (Devil stairs) carved directly into the rock and connecting the Camino dels Carlins with the Foradada Cave and the Areny, (following the signs from the parking area of the hermitage).