dali museum in figueres

FULL Day, DALÍ Trip: FIGUERES & GIRONA

Dalí

Figueres

Pioneering surrealist painter Salvador Dalí believed that other worlds exist inside ours, and this cross-Catalonian day trip with a private guide and driver takes you to at least two of them. 

 

First, to Girona, an ancient-medieval city where three rivers converge on a point so strategic that the armies of the past were forever laying siege. There you’ll walk lanes, bridges, walls, and watchtowers so well-preserved that they recently formed the backdrops for the fantasy world of TV’s Game of Thrones. Explore the richly atmospheric labyrinth of the Jewish Quarter, the Gothic Cathedral with its gold and silver-flecked interior, and the spiralled, sepulchral basilica of Sant Feliu. And the Museu d’Art will give you a primer on Catalan painting before your private guide and driver bring you onward to Figueres, birthplace of the great Dalí. There you’ll find the dreamlike Theatre-Museum that he designed himself, with its iconic, geodesic, Disney-like dome, which draws kids and adults alike into his “hallucinatory world of surrealism”. Dalí was laid to rest in the crypt below, amid chambers filled with his paintings, sculptures, collages, and curios. His work will continue to swirl in your mind on the drive back to reality.

WHAT TO EXPECT

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PRIVATE DRIVER

Travel by luxury vehicle, with a private guide & private driver.

Discover the Medieval Girona

Girona is known for its medieval architecture, even served as a location for Game of Thrones. Here you will stroll through the Medieval neighbourhood, crossing over the river into the Jewish Quarter. 

dalí musuem in figueres

Walk the waterfront at Cadaques, taking in the seascape that Dalí painted into surreal masterpieces like the persistence of memory.

DETAILS & BOOKING

Start Time & Duration:  9am, full day, 8 hour tour

 

Meeting Place: your guide & driver will meet you at your hotel or the location where you are staying during your visit.

 

What’s included: Private driver, Mercedes Viano vehicle, guide, full-day tour, all entrances, lunch is additional.

Prices:

Our Half Day Tours are priced from €600 for 1-2 participants for the guiding service only (this excludes any entrance fees, meals, beverages, or transportation costs).

 

For exact pricing tailored to your needs, please contact Meg at meg@insiderstravel.io or simply click the ‘Book Now’ button.

 

♥ Availability may change due to national or local holidays.

♥ Please wear comfortable walking shoes.

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