Banyoles is the capital of the Pla de l’Estany, in the center of the province of Girona. The town of Banyoles is small, with an area of 10.89 km2. To the north is the Madre de Déu del Mont to west Rocacorba. Surrounded by mountains, except the south where you see Cornella del Terri direction to Girona City.
Besalú is a town of the district of Girona, located at 150 meters from the see and which has a stretch of 4.81 km2. As its name suggests, Bisuldunum was a fortress between two rivers: the Fluvià at the south and the Capellades from the north. It enjoys good communication when in the intersection of three regions: Alt Empordà, Pla de l’Estany and Garrotxa.