Explore hidden streets of Barcelona with a local

Experience neighbourhoods off the beaten path. See Barcelona through the eyes of a local.

This guided walk in the historic center of Barcelona will let you discover more than the usual: buildings & squares you will not encounter easily.

Immerse with us into the captivating history of the city while strolling through the maze of little streets in El Born & Gothic Quarter. Enjoy a drink in a magical square where mostly locals go.

Learn about important Catalan legends. What’s the significance of the dragon? Why was a bat decisive in a battle? What’s the legend behind the Catalan flag?

During this 3 hours walk we will make the connection from medieval history & legends to what inspired architects and motivates the independence movement.

If you love history brought to life by passionate storytellers and want to enjoy the intimacy of a small group then this is your experience. After the walk you will discover details you have not noticed before. See the city with different eyes!

per adult from

$54

NZD

Duration

2 hours 30 minutes

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  • What's included :
    • Professional guide
    What's excluded :
    • Food and drinks
    • Entry/Admission - Palace of Catalan Music
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: El Born, La Ribera, Ciutat Vella, 08003 Barcelona Spain

    We will spend about two hours in the medieval neighbourhood of El Born.

    Duration: 1 hour 40 minutes

    Stop At: Palace of Catalan Music, Carrer Palau de la Musica, 4-6, 08003 Barcelona Spain

    Our first major sight during this walking tour.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Arc de Triomf, Passeig Lluis Companys, 08003 Barcelona Spain

    A highlight of Modernism full of history and legends.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Mercat del Born, Plaça Comercial, 12, 08003 Barcelona, Spain

    This is a major historic sight in Barcelona.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Pass By: Passeig del Born, La Ribera, Ciutat Vella, Barcelona Spain

    Here we will explain what El Born actually means .

    Pass By: Museu Picasso, Carrer Montcada, 15-23, 08003 Barcelona Spain

    We walk through a maze of little streets where we will also pass by the Picasso Museum.

    Pass By: Correus, Plaça d'Antonio López, S/N, 08002 Barcelona, Spain

    The major post office of Barcelona, a magnificent building that we come across.

    Stop At: Gothic Quarter (Barri Gotic), Mediterranean Seafront to Ronda de Sant Pere, Ciutat Vella, 08002 Barcelona Spain

    We will discover the Gothic Quarter where Barcelona was founded more than 2000 years ago.

    Duration: 1 hour 20 minutes

    Stop At: Plaça de Sant Just, 08002 Barcelona, Spain

    This square dates back to Roman times and is full of stories.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Placa de Sant Jaume, Placa Sant Jaume, 08002 Barcelona Spain

    The heart of Roman Barcelona where we will understand why Barcelona was founded here.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Placa Sant Felip Neri, Paseo de Palau Episcopal, Barri Gotic, 08002 Barcelona Spain

    The tour will end at this little square full of history and atmosphere.

    Duration: 10 minutes

  • Departure Point :
    Ohla Barcelona, Via Laietana, 49, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
    Return Detail :
    Plaça de Sant Felip Neri, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • An amount of approximately 2.5 hours walking is involved in this tour.
    • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
    • Stroller accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
    • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
    • Face masks required for guides in public areas
    • Face masks provided for travelers
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
    • Guides required to regularly wash hands
    • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
    • We will keep the groups very small meaning we will not mix bookings except if we have 2 solo travellers. Otherwise we will only show you around as couple, family or your party. We will keep the necessary distance and in case you do not have a face mask we will provide one for you.
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English - Guide

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

10

Organised by The Barcelona Feeling

Activity ID: V-73429P1

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