Cadaqués is known as one of the most beautiful villages on the Costa Brava, in Spain.
The former fishing village set in a beautiful coastal landscape is best known of the well-known artist Salvador Dalí, but generally also offers a bohemian, artistic atmosphere.
The fascinating history of Cadaqués is still contained in the attractive architecture of the former fishing village. The historic center is a maze of cobbled streets and white houses with blue doors and windows. You literally will find yourself surprised again and again, because around every corner you will find nice shops, restaurants and craft workshops. All in all; very entertaining.
Especially the 'Es Call' street stands out: a Jewish community lived here for centuries. The magnificent details in architecture are a gift for every visitor. The climb to the highest point of the town is also worthwhile. Here, from the church of Santa Maria, which dates back to the sixteenth century you have a breathtaking view over the bay of Cadaqués.
At night there is a pleasant and lively atmosphere in Cadaqués. The streets count numerous cozy cafes and even dance cafés, without exceeding the noise limits. The Mediterranean rhythm is as always relaxing but also festive and atmospheric.
Besides the beautiful town, there is also the beauty of the Cabo de Creus, particularly popular among the Catalans.
The beach coves of “Cabo de Creus” belongs to the best beaches of the Costa Brava, here, you can swim in crystal clear water.
The special rock formations were created by the erosion of the sea. They really speak to the imagination, with their erratic forms that sometimes remind you of a lion, sometimes a chameleon, or even a dragon. Nice to discover with children and to fantasize and play. This is an ideal place to be with your family and kids.
Enjoy endless walks or cycles along the most beautiful routes, with beautiful views and take swim stops at the picturesque beaches. At sunset, the view on the “
As soon as we enter the 'museum house' of Salvador Dalí, we end up in his incredible world full of imagination and fantasy. The exceptional Catalan artist did not just see his house as a house but as a living being that grew with him as his own life developed.
For more than forty years it was one of his many projects: he expanded the house
His paintings and sculptures can be seen in all areas of the house: in his workshop, in the wonderful garden, the library and the rooms where he lived and worked. It is a visit that you can not miss if you are in the area and an unforgettable flight from reality, a journey to the fascinating world of Salvador Dalí.
The house of Salvador Dalí is located in Portlligat, a small fishing village in a lovely bay that is part of the municipality of Cadaqués. The view of the blue sea, the surrounding olive trees