These are the ideal tours for an overall picture of the best of Barcelona has to offer its visitors.
Discover curiosities and little known details about Barcelona’s famous sites; with the options we offer you will get an overall view of Barcelona’s multiple personalities. The order of your tour is flexible; it can vary according to the group’s preferences, the starting and finishing place, and the state of the traffic or even the weather. Avoid queuing by having a reservation and a Licensed Guide.
Montjuïc Hill: Urbanized in 1929 for the International Exhibition, Montjuïc is both a cultural attraction (Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya (MNAC), Fundació Miró, the German Pavilion (Miess Van der Rohe) and a sportive one ( the Olympic Ring).
Stadium Stop: Part of the Olympic Ring, the nerve centre of the Olympic Games, along with St. Jordi Pavilion, Picornell swimming pools, the University of Sport, Calatrava Communications Tower, etc.
Mirador de l’Alcalde (Mayor’s Lookout) Stop: This balcony over the Mediterranean offers a panoramic view over the whole city and port. There is a monument here dedicated to the typical Catalan dance, the Sardana.
Columbus Monument: Between La Rambla and the sea beside the medieval Drassanes, which house the Maritime Museum, the Columbus column was built to commemorate Columbus’ return from America which was to the city of Barcelona where he was met by the Catholic Kings.
Port: We will show you the seafront of the Old Port, which has been converted, into a popular city port near the city centre. There are many attractions such as the Aquarium, Imax cinema, restaurants, nightclubs and shops.
Arc de Triomf: The entrance to the 1888 Exhibition, the Arch is found at the top of a wide avenue with lovely Modernist lamp posts leading down to Ciutadella Park.
Passeig de Gràcia: This beautiful central boulevard is known for its luxury and design shops and famous international brands. You will find several Modernist buildings including two houses by Gaudí: Casa Batllò and Casa Milà or “La Pedrera”.
The Sagrada Família: Unfinished temple of the genius architect Antoni Gaudí, who dedicated the latter part of his life to this work, synthesis of his overall conception of architecture. The richness of detail and its significance need explaining in order to appreciate this fascinating and extraordinary building in full.
Be kindly noticed:
- We advise you it takes about 15-20 minutes by taxi from the port to Plaza Cataluña depending of the terminal. You will need consider the time to the boarding can be very crowded depends on the day.
- The tour will start from plaça Catalunya, in front of Deutsche Bank and Hotel Olivia Plaza. Please arrive 15 minutes before departure time. Look for the orange umbrellas!
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Cancellations are allowed until 24 hours before the tour.