Mare de Déu del Carme (Our Lady of Mount Carmel)

© Patronat Municipal de Turisme de Tarragona
© Patronat Municipal de Turisme de Tarragona
© Patronat Municipal de Turisme de Tarragona
© Patronat Municipal de Turisme de Tarragona
© Patronat Municipal de Turisme de Tarragona
© Patronat Municipal de Turisme de Tarragona
© Patronat Municipal de Turisme de Tarragona
© Patronat Municipal de Turisme de Tarragona
© Patronat Municipal de Turisme de Tarragona
© Manel R. Granell
© Manel R. Granell
16 July

The procession of Mare de Déu del Carme is an excellent example of a very traditional event in Tarragona’s fishermen’s quarter. Fishermen and sailors carry the Virgin of Mount Carmel ceremoniously across the waters of the Mediterranean, disembarking in the El Serrallo neighbourhood.