Private tour

Costa Brava: Private Tour of Empuries and Boat Ride

Activity provider: In Out Barcelona Tours

Costa Brava: Private Tour of Empuries and Boat Ride

Activity provider: In Out Barcelona Tours

From US$ 176.52 per person

Visit the very first settlement of the Greek and Roman empire in the Peninsula and get to know the fascinating history of the fisherman village of Empúries with this private tour. Cruise to the Medes Islands and swim in a hidden cove of the Costa Brava.

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Duration 10 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English
Pickup included
Your guide will pick you up from your hotel or apartment in Barcelona
Private group


  • Visit the archeological remains of the ancient Greco-Roman city of Empúries
  • Travel to the Medes Islands by ship
  • Enjoy a wonderful scenic journey along the Costa Brava
  • Stroll through traditional fishing towns
Full description
Your guide will drive you through the most stunning corners of Costa Brava, located in the northeast of Catalonia and bathed by the gorgeous Mediterranean Sea. Enjoy magnificent panoramic views with fantastic photo opps, where bright green tones blend with the turquoise waters. Start a journey through time in the archeological remains of Empuries, Discover how ancient Greeks and Romans lived there. Feel their essence walking through its narrow and picturesque streets of Sant Martí d’Empúries. Journey from Sant Martí d’Empúries to Estartit, the principal port and one of the major diving destinations of Costa Brava, where you will take a ship to the Medes Islands. Take in the gorgeous flora and fauna of the archipelago, or deep dive in the crystalline waters of a Mediterranean cove, surrounded by caves and natural life. Finally, walk through some of the most charming fishing towns of the region, results of the combination between tradition and modernity, full of narrow streets and corners that hide a very long and rich history.
  • Professional local guide
  • Panoramic Boat Ride to the Medes Island
  • Walking tour of Empuries
  • Visit to the archaeological site
  • Private Tour
  • Tips (optional)
  • Food or beverages
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned

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Important information

What to bring

  • Swimwear
  • Towel
  • Camera

Not allowed

  • Unaccompanied minors

Know before you go

  • Children must be accompanied by an adult. Please let us know your children’s age to arrange the proper child seat (if applies).
Customer reviews

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Kurt was a gem and the experience was fun! Loved the boat ride immensely, Empuries is a gorgeous vista, but not many “wow” moments. Would spend more time on this beautiful coast.

June 29, 2022

Product ID: 387764