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Tour Barcelona

Carrer de la Boqueria | Travel Bar, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
+34 933 10 37 47
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Gothic Tour with Joe

With only 5 people on the tour, it felt very personal and exclusive. Joe was very professional and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sam J
via mobile
Best walking tour in Barcelona

Our guide Joe was amazing! He knows so much about the area an European history, and is a super... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Samara K
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Join our FREE WALKING TOUR for the ultimate journey through time and space in Barcelona's historic Gothic Quarter. Your EXPERT GUIDE will bring ancient, medieval and modern Barcelona to life by retracing the steps of its heroes, monarchs, saints, invaders, dictators, artists and civilisations. Discover the depth of the Catalan capital and fall in love with one of the most exciting cities in Europe to explore on foot! ...................................................................................... BARCELONA'S ORIGINAL FREE WALKING TOUR : The meeting point for our all our DAILY walking tours is TRAVEL BAR. This famous check point for travellers is positioned just off Las Ramblas in the Gothic Quarter on C/De BOQUERIA 27. Looking for landmarks? C/de BOQUERIA is a street that meets Las Ramblas near Liceu Metro station. Look up to find a Chinese dragon marks the street corner with Las Ramblas and look down to find Miro's mosaic should under your feet on Las Ramblas. A short way along is TRAVEL BAR: NUMBER 27 C/de BOQUERIA ...................................................................................... -- Barcelona's ORIGINAL FREE WALKING TOUR begins at 11:00, 13:00 and 15:00 everyday! -- Introduccion a BARCELONA Tour Guiado Gratuito a las 11:00 (en Castellano) -- ABOUT : BARCELONA'S ORIGINAL FREE WALKING TOUR This tour is the perfect way to discover our city no matter how long your staying in town! Our expert guides and long-time residents of Barcelona will lead you through the ages to explore and discover the most important sights, streets and hidden gems of the historic Gothic Quarter. We will make the medieval Gothic Quarter come to life and teach you all you need to know about the people, culture, cuisine and history of Catalonia's hedonistic capital to help you get the most out of your stay. The Gothic Quarter is full of Barcelona's main attractions, winding stone alleys, and hidden historical gems. While the exact route of this tour may differ according to your guide and group, main attractions, sites and stories that are commonly visited include: - The ancient Roman fortress of Barcino: Walls, aqueducts, guard towers, temples - Barcelona's Cathedral and Gothic super structures: Significant Saints of the city - The castle of the Catalan kings: tales of discovery, conquest and the golden age of trade - Scars from the Spanish Civil War: destruction, dictatorships and the aftermath - Political Placas: ancient and modern political tensions and protests - Catalan cultural sculptures: Sports, art and the Olympics - Streets and Placas of Barcelona's heavyweight creatives: Such as Picasso and Gaudi - The medieval Jewish Quarter and ancient trading alley ways - Las Ramblas and the central squares of the Barrio Gothico After the tours we give you the unique opportunity to sit down inside Travel Bar with your guide to talk, discuss, ask questions and make new friends with your fellow travelers over a glass of locally produced beer or lovely Sangria, Spain's famous wine punch, and maybe even some tapas?
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Carrer de la Boqueria | Travel Bar, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

With only 5 people on the tour, it felt very personal and exclusive. Joe was very professional and his knowledge of the history and area of Barcelona/Catalonia was brilliant. He kept us engaged, asked questions, made jokes and at the end left us more information...More

Thank Sam J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our guide Joe was amazing! He knows so much about the area an European history, and is a super lovely guy. My 2 kids were kept interested the whole time. I learnt so much and really appreciated it.

Thank Samara K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had an amazing experience with our tour guide Joe. Joe’s knowledge of the gothic quarter in Barcelona is fantastic. He took us on a 2000 year tour from the pre Roman era to present. He kept our kids engaged with sights, facts, maps and...More

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed the tour and made my stay in Barcelona very special. Our tour guide Juliana was great and made the experience very enjoyable. Interesting information about the city. Highly recommend the walking tours with this company.

Thank Juan C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you are looking to understand Barcelona on a deeper level I highly recommend this tour. Our guide Juliana was incredibly passionate and knowledgeable and I came away feeling more educated and excited to be in the city. She is an asset to the company...More

Thank olilj
Reviewed 15 December 2017

Our tour guide Anna was outstanding and definitely recommend this tour. Very informative, Anna is very passionate and knowledgeable. We had a great time.

Thank Peter D
Reviewed 13 December 2017

Visited Barcelona in November (25-27) and had a few activities already booked by Tour Barcelona. The guides were awesome and all the activities went flawlessly smooth, the dinner, the yacht tour of Barcelona and some Go Carting before leaving for home. We never had to...More

Thank Animesh J
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

Our tour guide Anna gave us a wonderful introduction to the gothic quarter with her excellent knowledge and friendly personality. Anna took us to places not on the usual list to match our personal interests and her passion for the area and for Barcelona made...More

Thank Jim B
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Last 25 November I took the free walking tour for the Gothic Quarter with a friend. The tour is a great chance to learn a little of Barcelona history and walk the labyrinth streets of the beautiful gothic quarter. Our tour guide Anna Shoffner was...More

Thank Jeffrey D
Reviewed 30 November 2017

Well, you do tip and tip well. First, there are many, many paid options. We walked right by them. One of them seemed to be run by one of my fellow blonde Teutonics-she was that serious-I thought she was going to hit stragglers with a...More

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Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
With its iconic, old-Europe streets and alleys, this
picturesque neighbourhood is the very heart of
Barcelona. It blends historic artifacts from its days
under Roman dominion up through the Spanish Civil War
with a vibrant modern-day culture of artisan shops and
authentic culinary experiences. Avid explorers will be
thrilled to discover quaint terraces and plazas
brought to life by the many small bars and local
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If you don't like the tour, give at least a 5. If you enjoy the tour, give a 10 euro or more. It is always up to you. Good luck and enjoy the tour.
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cecepal
17 March 2017|
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Response from Jcsepich | Reviewed this property |
Take them! They like to act like everything is boring, but I think they will get quite a bit out of the tour. Our guide was a former actor and added several theatrical touches. History came to life.
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