Did you know that the Empordà was the territory inspiration of genius Dalí?
Empordà is a landscape of contrasts. The Pyrenees, to the north, and the Mediterranean Sea, to the south, form natural boundaries. The breathtaking Costa Brava setting makes Empordà a truly unique place, linking the coast to the mountains.
Empordà has several natural protected areas and an amazing coastline of beaches and coves. It also boasts a great cultural and historical heritage: menhirs, megaliths, Gothic architecture, Romanesque art, charming small villages, the surrealist art of the genius Salvador Dali…The local gastronomy is also worldwide known as Girona has the privilege to have the best restaurant in the world, as well as cooks with stars Michelin. The local dishes can be complemented with the wines by Empordà DO (Designation of Origin) .
Gran Volta a l’Empordà (Great tour of the Empordà) is a selection of the best routes in the Empordà in three specialities: touring, road bike and MTB. Discover the tours in the following links: GVE: Great Tour of the Empordà: cycling Dalí 5 (touring) and the GVE: Great Tour of the Empordà: cycling Dalí 6 (road bike).