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Dali pubol tour

Enjoy a brand new perspective on Salvador Dalí and discover the most remote landscapes of the Costa Brava on this alternative tour through the life and works of the Catalan genius. Visit Dalí’s museum in Figueres as well as the Gala-Dalí Castle in Púbol.

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  • Explore the life and works of Salvador Dalí in the cities of Figueres and Púbol.
  • Learn about the formative experiences that inspired creativity in this famous Surrealist.
  • Visit the early stomping grounds of a young Dalí in Figueres.
  • Discover the artist's mind-bending works at the Dalí Theater-Museum.
  • Learn about Dalí's wife at the Gala Dalí Castle in Púbol.
  • Enjoy the gorgeous scenery of Spain's Costa Brava.
  • Small group ensures personal attention from the guide.
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included.

Our expert local guide will pick you up in a comfortable private vehicle at your Barcelona accommodation and take you on a small group tour through the idyllic landscapes of the Costa Brava. This exciting excursion will open your eyes to the mysteries of the famous Catalan painter, Salvador Dalí.
First, we will head to Figueres, a small town near the border of France. As Dalí’s hometown, Figueres is one of the three points that make up the so-called 'Dalí triangle'. Stroll through the streets and corners that marked his formative years and discover the artist’s favorite places.
Next, we will visit the Dalí Theatre-Museum, designed by Dalí on the ruins of the old municipal theater and considered the largest work of Surrealist art in the world. Dive deep into Dalí’s peculiar mind! The museum is home to a comprehensive collection of the strangest artifacts you have probably ever seen. Ask yourself: What other museum is studded with plaster-covered croissants?
The tour will continue to the second link in the Dalí triangle, the Gala-Dalí Castle in Púbol. The artist chose this magnificent medieval structure as his canvas and created a place of refuge for his beloved Gala. After the Gothic-Renaissance palace was carefully restored, Dalí began to furnish it personally. He also designed the mausoleum crypt where his wife and muse is now buried, located inside the castle.
After taking a break to admire this romantic gesture of love, we will continue to the Platja del Castell. This quaint cove is set in a beautiful natural environment, remaining untouched by human development for thousands of years. The shimmering sandy beach is surrounded by pine forests, completely natural with no buildings in sight. The nearby mansion Mas Juny has hosted countless parties since the 1920´s, attracting international artists and actors, including Dalí himself.
Also nearby, we will discover one of Dalí’s greatest secrets, a small workshop called 'la barraca de Dalí'. The slanted doors of the building reveal an authentic Surrealist touch.
End the day with a refreshing dip in the crystal clear waters of the Mediterranean Sea, surrounded by a scenic landscape that has inspired many.

 

points of interest

  • Figueres (Salvador Dalí Theatre-Museum): The hometown of Salvador Dalí. Wander the corners that marked the formative years of the famous Catalan artist. Get a taste of his genius by admiring the museum, designed by Dalí and currently considered the world's largest work of Surrealist art.
  • Púbol (Gala – Dalí Castle): A Gothic-Renaissance fortification that Salvador Dalí restored for his beloved Gala. Did you know that the painter himself was not allowed to enter the castle without an invitation from his wife? Gala lived there until the day of her death.
  • Platja del Castell: An unspoiled beach on the Costa Brava, full of secrets about the painter's life. End the day with a refreshing dip in the Mediterranean Sea, surrounded by this amazing natural landscape.
  • where: Figueres, Púbol and Platja del Castell
  • Group: Max. 8 persons
  • availability: Monday, Wednesday and Friday
    (except December 24th, 25th, and 26th and 1st of January)
  • Tour duration: 10h - Full day
  • Pick-up time: from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m.
  • Language Available: On request (English or Spanish)
includes
  • Professional guide
  • Private transportation
  • Pick up and drop off at your accommodation.
  • Small group size (maximum 8 people).
  • Tickets Dalí museum of Figueres and Port Lligat

Not included
  • Private expenses.
  • Gratuities (optional)

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