Ajuntament de Figueres - Oficina de Turisme
Figueres is located in the centre of Alt Empordà region in the north of Catalonia. Is main attractions are its landscape, culture and history. Figueres is just fifteen kilometres away from the Mediterranean Sea, at the foot of the Pyrenees and surrounded by three nature parks. You'll be fascinated by the Dalí Theatre-Museum, both inside and outside, and by other museums, such as the Toy Museum of Catalonia, the Museum of Empordà, the Electricity Museum and the Empordà Technical Museum.The castle of Sant Ferran is the largest fortess in Europe. In order to discover the secrets of the surrealistic world of Salvador Dali and the history of the city, there is nothing better than indulging in one of the many guided tours such as La Figueres de Dali, Nadalí, or the Civil War tour. You will experience the dynamism of the city with the International Circus Festival or the Music Festival Acústica among others. You'll be amazed by the cuisine, a mixture of tradition and creativity,consisting of sea and mountain ingredients, not to mention the excellent wines of the Empordà with their designation of origin: D.O Empordà. Figueres is waiting for you!