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Barcelona: Free 2.5-Hour Walking Tour

Key Details
Duration
2.5 hours
Mobile Voucher Accepted
Instant Confirmation
Live Guide
English, Spanish
Wheelchair Accessible

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What You'll Do
  • Explore the rich history and main attractions of Barcelona's ancient Gothic quarter
  • Visit Roman ruins, Medieval Gothic Masterpieces, Royal Plazas and hidden gems as they are brought to life by your guide
  • Hear captivating tales about the Spanish Inquisition, Christopher Columbus, and the Spanish Civil War and masters such as Gaudi and Picasso
  • Develop your understanding of Barcelona's contemporary political, cultural and underground atmosphere in the 21st century
Overview
Join ultimate journey through time and space in Barcelona's historic Gothic Quarter. Your guide will bring ancient, medieval and modern Barcelona to life by retracing the steps of key historical figures.
What to Expect
Experience the best that central Barcelona has to offer on an the original Free Walking Tour of land marks and highlights in the Gothic quarter.

Your guide will lead you on a colorful and insightful journey through time and space to help develop your understanding of Barcelona's unique place in Spanish and Global history.

From fascinating stories about catholic saints, Catalan war heroes, explorers such as Columbus, visionaries such Gaudi, artists such as Picasso and Dictators such as Franco, this your will offer an exciting perspective into many historic figures that have left their traces in Barcelona.

Your walking tour guide will be a passionate English speaking and long time resident of Barcelona who strives to maximize your experience and understanding of this city no matter if it's your very first day or you are a local yourself.

After the tour you will be invited to join your guide for an opportunity to ask questions about the tour and the city over a discounted drink special at a local bar.
What's Included
  • Local guide
  • Hotel pick-up from selected partners
  • Travel advice for your stay in Barcelona
What's Not Included
  • Tips
  • Food and drinks
  • Toilet breaks
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • Entrance fees to monuments
Meeting Point

Meeting point varies depending on option booked.

Know Before You Go
• The tour is free, but your passionate and knowledgeable guide will work very hard to help you feel that the tour was worth something. Please feel free to show your appreciation for their work by giving a tip.

• The tour covers about 3 km (1.7 miles) and has about 20 stops, mostly in squares. There is actually a lot more talking than walking involved.

• This is not a scripted tour. Your guide tries to make each tour unique so that no tour is the same. Each tour will vary, within some set boundaries, depending on the weather, the day of the week, the time of the year, and most of all depending on your guide.

• All guides are long time residents of Barcelona. Their backgrounds and nationalities are all different but they share the same love and passion for the city, the region, and its people; you will notice this on your tour.
Our promise to you
  • Speedy booking and reserved spots
  • No-hassle best price guarantee
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