01 April 2023 – 12 November 2023: From Tuesday to Sunday
13 November 2023 - 31 March 2024: Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday
11:5 hours (the duration includes transportation time)
8:30am (Please report at the meeting point 15 minutes before the start time)
Same as the starting point
Girona is a beautiful medieval city full of character. The city is famous for the narrow houses perched at the very edge of the Onyar River and the bridges which span the river are one of the most spectacular sights of Spain.
Not far from Girona is Figueres, the hometown of the eccentric but brilliant Salvador Dali. In Figueres, you will visit the Dali Museum, which houses many of the unconventional master's works.
What's the plan:
Enjoy a drive through some wonderfully picturesque villages and countryside to reach Girona.
On arrival your guide will lead you on a walking tour of Girona; the city is an exquisite blend of medieval buildings from the Roman and Moorish eras. You will be guided through the steep narrow streets which lead from Girona’s Roman city walls to the oldest quarter of the city where you will find many churches, museums and cathedrals. A highlight of the Girona walking tour is the Jewish Quarter which housed the Jewish community in Girona during medieval times.
After some free time for lunch, you will depart for Figueres. Visit the Dali Museum, home to the largest collection of works by this unconventional artist, the cost of your Dali Museum tickets are included in the price of this tour.
Dali himself designed the Museum and even the building is a work of art. Inaugurated in 1974, the Dalí Theatre-Museum was built upon the remains of the former Figueres theatre. It contains the broadest range of works spanning the artistic career of Salvador Dalí (1904-1989), from his earliest artistic experiences and his surrealist creations down to the works of the last years of his life. The different collections include all kinds of works of art: painting, drawing, sculpture, engraving, installation, hologram, stereoscopy, photography.
After your tour of the Dali Museum, we will return to Barcelona.
Voucher information: You can show your voucher on your smartphone (But if you’d rather print a copy – that’s fine too!)
Please call the activity operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour to reconfirm the departure details.
Please arrive at the departure point at least 15 minutes prior to the commencement of the tour.
Please specify your language of preference in the special request section at the time of booking.
Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately.
Please note this is a walking tour on arrival at the site. Wear appropriate attire.
We had fun with our intelligent tour guide Rosa who was well educated to explain Girona and Figueras and the Dali museum....
Here's the first one Good day out, Dali museum was amazing. Very good value for money, but would have preferred a half day tour. and the second... Time in the...
The day out was good, Dali museum was amazing. Very good value for money, but would have preferred a half day tour....
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