One Day in Montserrat Monastery & Salnitre Caves / 8hrs.

Discover with " Best Plan Barcelona " a great Day in Montserrat Mountains in combination with a visit to the amazing Salnitre Caves.

We will depart from your Hotel at 10h in the morning and we will reach The caves after 1,20h hour drive.

After the caves tour we will stop for a catalan lunch nearby and later we will drive towards the Holy mountains and the Monastery of Montserrat ( 20 mins ) together with a tour inside the Basilica ,you will see the  black Madonna and discover the Atrium, The residence of the 80 monks  and all the surrounding benedictine buildings, this Montserrat tour takes around  3 hours. Service Door to door.

An interesting day experience : nature, art, culture, gastronomy, promenades, countryside views and an excellent walking tour for groups and families staying near Barcelona.

It is a good option to combine a visit to Montserrat and the amazing Salnitre Caves during the same day.

Tour inside the caves takes about an hour and starts with 230 small steps outside the main entrance. ( We Recommend confortable shoes and a jacket in winter ).  You will enjoy the story of the caves, the limestones and how people lived there during 1850 . Day tour  includes 1 hour break for Lunch,  in a typical Catalan  "Masia restaurant"   nearby  the Nitrate Caves.  (Set menú to choose ). Back to your hotel around 18h aprox. depending on departure time.

*Not suitable for cruisers  (8hrs) Unless is a PRE and POST day cruise in Barcelona.

* SUITABLE FOR CRUISERS the half day visit to Montserrat/ 8 hrs.

*Highly  recommended for families.

*Local lunch included.

*Minimum 2 persons/tour. We recommend to book in advance.

* LEVEL :  Easy.

Salvador Dalí day Tour (Museum & Castle)/8hrs.

Salvador Dalí Museum &  Castle in Púbol. Day Tour.

One day tour to Figueres city.Departing from your costa brava hotel at 9h.

Inaugurated in 1974, the Dalí Theatre-Museum rises on the remains of the former Municipal Theatre of Figueres and is considered to be the last great work of Salvador Dalí. Everything in it was conceived and designed by the artist so as to offer visitors a real experience and draw them into his unique and captivating world.

The Dalí Theatre-Museum's collection allows the visitors to capture the artistic journey of Salvador Dalí (1904-1989) through a broadspectrum of works. The route around the rooms allows visitors to capture his first artistic experiences, surrealism, nuclear mysticism and his passion for science, guiding them tothe works of the last part of his life.

A visit to the museum is a unique experience, allowing visitors to experience and enjoy the genius's works and thoughts. In the words of Dalí himself: "It's obvious that other worlds exist, that's certain; but, as I've already said in many other occasions, these other worlds are inside ours, they reside on earth and are precisely at the centre of the dome of the Dalí Museum, which contains the new, unsuspected and hallucinatory world of Surrealism".

Stop break of 1 hour for lunch in Púbol ( la Pera ) next to the castle. Enjoying our  Gastronomy & Wines with a local Expert guide.  Púbol is a small Village in the heart of the Empordà area where Castle Gala-Dalí is located. An amazing jewel. The Dali's collections, Best Paintings Exhibition from this genius. When Dalí bought the castle in 1969, it was in a very poor state, with collapsed ceilings, substantial cracks and a much neglected yard.

The Gala Dalí Castle in Púbol, open to the public since 1996, allows visitors to discover a medieval building in which Salvador Dalí lent material form to an exuberant creative effort with his mind set on one person, Gala.

*Tickets for the museums  included.

Back to Hotel 17h.

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One day in Girona City/ 8hrs.

Discover  with us the Magnific city of Girona. This option is suitable for Hotels located at the Costa Brava .

Pick up at the reception 09h.am. We will arrive downtown after an hour drive.  We will  take a nice promenade, enjoying all the art and culture, walking around the narrow historic streets during 3 hours .

Later we will continue along the old part of the city, the lion " la lleona ", the river Onyar  with the old bridges, pont de les peixateries, Força Vella and we will also discover the interesting history of the Jewish quarter, the Patronat Call de Girona, La antiga muralla and the Cathedral.

*Saint Mary of Girona is the cathedral church of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Girona. Its interior includes the widest Gothic nave in the world and the second widest overall after that of St. Peter's Basilica, just for comparison, the width of the nave of Reims is 14.65 m, Saint-Étienne de Sens, 15.25 m and 12 m, in Notre Dame de Paris. Its construction was first started in the 11th century in Romanesque style, and later continued in the 13th century in Gothic style. Of the original Romanesque edifice only the 12th century cloister and the bell tower remain.  Outside has a Baroque façade and 2 bell Towers.

One hour lunch break  in a typical restaurant enjoying the local gastronomy.

*The Jewish Heritage: Although most traces of Girona's rich Jewish history were wiped out when the Jews were expelled from Spain (see Spanish expulsion), a few remain. On Carrer de Sant Llorenç, a rectangular indentation that once held a mezuzah can be seen on the doorway of an old building. Farther along is the Centre Bonastruc ça Porta and the Catalan Jewish Museum. The Bonastruc ça Porta project started in the 1970s, when it became fashionable to renovate properties in the old town.

We will return in the evening.

* Minimum 2 persons / Tour

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"Olympic Ring": Stadium,Montjuic & Poble Espanyol/ 6hrs.

This Private Tour is perfect for Cruisers and Hotels in Barcelona.  It is a Half day experience.

We will depart 09h. from the Port terminal or Reception Hall in your Hotel.  We will visit the Stadium From Barcelona 1992 Olympic Games.

Nice promenade to Montjuic Mountain, Olympic Ring, enjoying the panoramic views of Barcelona city, also the Surroundings of MNAC  "National Art Museum of Catalonia" ( not inside) ".Later we will take a walking tour around St. Jordi BasketBall  stadium  and for the last El Poble Espanyol,  " designed by the catalan architect Josep Puig i Cadafalch, this place is very exciting and highly recommended for families with children. This is a typical old town inside Barcelona and created from a mix of  different cities and cultures in Spain, together in a small village they are a sample of all different style of buildings in this country.  So, you can feel like walking in Andalucia for example . The little handcrafts shops are a must .

Transportation included door to door.  Stressless and Worry free guarantee BestplanBCN . All Cruisers Back on board 3 hours before sailing.
Flexible Departure times from vessel in the morning.  ( avoid port crowds !)

Drinks or personal shopping as souvenirs Not included. /Audio guide in your language included in Poble espanyol/lunch not Included

(Minimum 2 persons/ booking)

"Besalú Medieval village"/ 6hrs.

This nice experience is designed for those who love history, culture, art and taking a day walk in the nature discovering Catalonia in the middle ages.
Besalú is at 1 hour from Girona and 2 hours from Barcelona, located in La Garrotxa Volcano area. Is a fascinating excursion that takes you to the Middle Ages. The town's most significant feature is its 12th-century Romanesque bridge over the Fluvià river, which features a gateway at its midpoint. The church of Sant Pere was consecrated in 1003. The town features arcaded streets and squares and also a restored mikveh, a ritual Jewish bath dating from the eleventh or twelfth century, as well as the remains of a medieval synagogue, located in the lower town near the river.

We will discover all the Jewish heritage community, the baths, the millenarian Bridge, the peaceful athmosphere when you walk around the medieval squares, the alleys, and the old historical part.

Besalu is in Province of Girona. The catalan countryside is amazing and this peaceful tour will make an unforgetable day of your holidays. Do no hesitate to visit charming Besalú with " Best Plan ".
This experience is available all year.

*Departures From Costa Brava Hotels at 9h.in the morning or also from Barcelona Hotels, returning time will be 15h  (same place).

*Total day excursion time : 6 hours.
This Excursion is designed for Private groups only and is an Exclusive service, with a local guide and a nice Lunch included on price.

*Book Now and get a "Special local Gift"

"Panoramic Barcelona"- Tour / 8 hrs.

HIGHLIGHTS OF BARCELONA.

This Tour is a very suitable option for Cruisers and Hotels in Barcelona city !..

Starts at 10h. from the Cruise Terminal or hotel where your vessel is docked or from your Hotel reception in Barcelona.  CAR PICK-UP !

( Ask for other departure times at your choice)

We will walk towards the old part of  Barcelona City  ( downtown).   Discovering the Gothic Quarter,Las Ramblas, Boqueria Market, El Born, Arc de Triomf or Victory Arch,  Catalunya Square , Santa Maria del Mar,  The Catedral , La Sagrada Familia temple, El Pi church, Plaça Reial  and  the Generalitat building together with the Town Hall. Discover more in less time with our professional local guide.

Transportation door to door with minivan.

Private and customized. Of course we are flexible,  feel free to ask.

* Tour Mínimum 2 persons.

* *Departures from Costa Brava have a suplement of 40eur/service  and +1 hour journey.