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Figueres is the capital of the Alt Empordà and the cities of Costa Brava with a lot of capacity to fill your calendar of events.
You will be surprised by the Dalí Theatre-Museum, inside and outside, and other museums like the Toy Museum of Catalonia, the Empordà Museum and the Castle of Sant Ferran, the biggest fortress in Europe. You will enjoy walks to explore the iconic sites of Figueres like the Rambla and the Church of St.Pere. You will be seduced by the beauty of the old town, with an exceptional architectural heritage, discovering the ancient medieval walls in the Plaça de les Patates.
Live the dynamism of the city with numerous local festivals and fairs, such as the Acústica, the Comedy Festival and the Fair and Festival of Santa Creu. You will be fascinated by the gastronomic offer from the restaurants in Figueres, a mixture of tradition and creativity, ingredients of the sea and mountain, all paired with a great wine selection.
Where to Sleep
Figueres Apartments rent studios, apartments and duplex apartments in the center of Figueres, are situated in a quiet area 200 meters from the Dali Museum and the Centre of the Town. They can offer apartments for 1 to 6 guests. Enjoy a friendly and hospitable environment during your stay. The apartments are fully furnished and equipped so you can feel completely at home.
Visit the web site: www.apartmentsfigueres.es
C/ Terreres, 35
17600 - Figueres (Girona)
Tel.:: +34 619563066
Tel.: 972 503051
Know the details of the life and work of Dali, visiting his home in Port Lligat and his Theatre-Museum in Figueres. Walk among the ruins of the great Greek city Empúries and the Romanesque monastery of Sant Pere de Rodes. Immerse yourself in the impressive stunning medieval Peralada and Castelló d’Empúries.
Empordà is sun, beaches, coves hidden among the vegetation such as Tamariu, Murtra Creek or Taballera Creek, refreshing baths, clean water, peacefulness, pathways, charming coastal villages and picturesque towns like Cadaqués and Port de la Selva,... sites that were fishing paradises, refuges to become important tourist centers but retain their beauty intact. Cap de Creus or Empordà Wetlands are some of the magical places in the region that have inspired figures like Salvador Dalí, Josep Pla or Lluís Llach.
Rarely, in as little a territory you can summarize so much history. A passionate region with one of the most important artistic and cultural heritage of Catalonia.
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The enotourism gives you an unforgettable experience on the Costa Brava, and specifically in the Empordà. The Wine Route D.O. Empordà immerses you in a deep tradition rooted in this land, which dates back to Roman times.
Now you can experience firsthand this part of our gastronomic identity, discovering the secrets of white, rosé and red wines from D.O. Empordà.