The Salvador Dali Tour from Barcelona
Take a day trip from Barcelona for a comprehensive Dali Tour as you venture to Figueres, home of the Salvador Dali Museum. Depending on the time of year that you travel, continue your adventure to one of two series of locations famous for their connections to Dali.
Discover where Dali was born on Monturiol Street and encounter first hand his extraordinary works of art. The museum, first opened in 1974, houses an impressive and diverse collection of Dali's art, including paintings, sculptures, and three dimensional collages.
If you are traveling between September 15 and June 30, leave Figueres and head to your next destination, the coastal town of Cadaques. Located along the Costa Brava, Cadaques is famous for its white washed houses and spectacular scenery. The drive to your Cadaques tour will surely have you in awe of the gorgeous countryside. Enjoy lunch at any of the local seafood terraces (at your own cost) with the Mediterranean as your view. After lunch, travel up the coast to Port Lligat, which is most referred to as Dali's sanctuary and place of inspiration. Port Lligat was a true home to Dali. It is here where he created most of his famous works of art. The last stop on this amazing day tour is the beautiful coast of Cap de Creus, where you'll find breathtaking views. You must not forget your camera for this tour. The Ultimate Dali day tour will leave you with the most incredible pictures of your trip.
If you are traveling between July 1 and September 14, after your visit to the Dali Museum, travel to the village of Pubol. Enjoy lunch at a traditional Catalan restaurant (at your own cost) before you visit the Pubol Castle. The Pubol Castle is considered to be one of Dali's masterpieces. Dali gave the castle to the love of his life, Gala, on the terms that he would only come inside if she invited him. Dali also built the crypt in which Gala is now buried, which is located inside the castle. You will then travel to Platje de Castell, located on the Costa Brava. Dali frequently visited this area, especially a location known as Mas Juny. Before heading back to Barcelona, make sure to take advantage of all the great photo opportunities this amazing Dali Tour has to offer. Immerse yourself in the world of Dali in just one day of sightseeing outside Barcelona.