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Truman Capote Walking Tour

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Starting from $69 USD / Adult
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Write your own Palamós story on a guided stroll that returns you to the days of literary icon Truman Capote. Capote came here in 1960 to escape the lavish parties of New York City and focus on penning his most heralded masterpiece – In Cold Blood. Follow a local guide through the very streets once frequented by Capote. Learn about the writer's rather conspicuous arrival, accompanied by 4,000 pages of notes, 25 suitcases, an old bulldog, a blind poodle, a Siamese cat and his beloved partner, Jack Dunphy. Hear stories and visit some of Capote's favorite spots, all while enjoying an intimate perspective of Palamós as you amble along rustic streets. Pop into the Hotel Trias, where Capote stayed for several days while looking for a house, and sip a Dry Martini, the writer's drink of choice. Toast a day that's sure to leave you with lasting, and quite literary, memories. WSL2
HighlightsShow
  • Enjoy a guided stroll through the historic streets of Palamós, once frequented by Capote himself.
  • Learn about Capote's life in the city and visit some of his favorite haunts.
  • Sip a Dry Martini at the Hotel Trias, Capote's go-to cocktail in Palamós.
What to BringShow
  • KeyCard and photo identification
  • Camera
  • Sun protection
  • Cash/credit cards
  • Local currency
  • Water bottle
What to WearShow
  • Walking shoes
  • Hat and sunglasses
  • Light clothing
Important NotesShow
  • Guests must be able to walk for extended periods over uneven surfaces.
  • Guests in wheelchairs and those with limited mobility should not select this tour.
  • Consider physical fitness and medical history when selecting this tour.
Location Palamos, SpainPalamos, Spain
Tour Code WM2LWM2L
Duration2.50 Hours2.50 Hours
Activity Level#Medium#Medium
#A light snack or refreshment is served on this excursion.
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