Located between the Pyrenees and the Mediterranean Sea, the Alt Emporda is a region of great scenic beauty. It is precisely the synergy between sea, mountains and other features such as wind, called North Wind, which has marked the history and culture of the region with an ancient tradition.
Menhirs and dolmens in the area of Albera and Cap de Creus, Greco-Roman ruins Empúries the majestic Citadel of Roses, churches, the monastery or Vilabertrán of Sant Pere de Rodes, the Gothic Cathedral of Castellon Empúries or modernist Figueres are just some examples of tourism that the region offers.
Not to mention that the earth is one of the most important artists of the twentieth century, Salvador Dali.
Also deserves special mention Empordà landscape, such as the Park of the Empordà Marshes or the Cap de Creus and feature cuisine that combines mountain and sea and has been represented worldwide by another illustrious personage, artist and chef Ferran Adrià, owner of the famous restaurant El Bulli, now become foundation, located in the famous cala Montjoi.