Since in February 1959, Juan Antonio Samaranch dismissed the first 23 cars that took part in the Barcelona Sitges International Rally of Vintage Cars each year - generally on a Sunday in March - this event was held today Fiesta of National Tourist Interest.
The cars, previously exposed the previous day next to the Arc de Triomf of Barcelona, ??meet in the Plaza Sant Jaume occupying practically the whole space, while their owners, dressed in vintage, taste a typical chocolate. At 11 h. The official exit and the participating cars are headed towards Sitges with the main objective of getting there without suffering mishaps.
After traveling around 40 kilometers separating the exit of the arrival, and crossing the mythical Costas de Garraf, the cars arrive in Sitges, take a walk around the town and park in the Paseo de la Ribera, where the spectators Congregate to admire them. In the meantime, the owners (and some of the famous people who usually take part in the rally) participate in the official meal and prize distribution.
Being able to see the many wonders of the car history that participate in the test, and its owners dressed in vintage, is enough claim that every year many visitors come to Sitges on the occasion of the celebration of this vintage car rally.
If you want to come and enjoy this holiday, do not hesitate to book a room in one of our rooms at Hotel Playa Golf Sitges before the end of plazas.