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9TH ANNUAL GATHERING VOLKSWAGEN VANS AND CAMPERVANS, GIRONA, SPAIN, 2012




On the 16th and 17th of June, during the weekend, 2012, will be held the 9th Furgovolkswagen, that is the annual gathering of Volkswagen vans or campervans in the campsite “La BallenaAlegre, in the Village of Sant Pere Pescador (Girona), Catalonia, Spain.

For this edition is prepared an intensive programme with activities: music, parades, contests, barbecue and the traditional family photo of all participants. Also, this year, Volkswagen offers the possibility to obtain a free registration and be guest of honour at the concentration of the contest through self-portraits which intends to make a picture of the “face” of your vehicle. In the past edition, the concentration brought together a total of 2.800 people and 540 vans.

During the weekend, the village of Sant Pere Pescador becomes a meeting point for thousands of users of Volkswagen vehicles; not only national attendance but also there is growing presence of participants from other countries wanting to join the good atmosphere of the concentration where you can see models from T1 to T5, with customizations of all kinds.

HOW TO GET THERE (Information provided by the campsite “La Ballena Alegre”)
If you come with a campervan, motorhome or caravan, we recommend to leave the motorway at exit 5 ( L´Escala / Empúries).

Route description:
  •  Motorway AP-7 (E-15), exit 5 (L´Escala/ Empúries)
  •  Then take the local road GI- 623 and continue for 18,5 km.
  • Turn left at the roundabout on direction to Sant Martí D´Empúries.
·       We are located at 1 km.
GPS navigator: N 42º09’08″ / E 003º06’42″
GPS UTM: X 509307,18 / Y 4666996,36 / Time zone 31