Revel in the festive spirit and discover Barcelona's Christmas traditions on a guided walking tour through the city's popular Christmas Market. Taste traditional holiday sweets and admire the annual outdoor nativity at Plaza Sant Jaume.
What to Expect
Light up your Christmas holidays with a festive Barcelona walking tour. Learn all about ancient and modern Catalonian and Spanish Christmas traditions and taste typical Christmas sweets.
Begin by visiting the Santa Lucia Christmas Market, which celebrates its 228th anniversary this year and is one of the oldest and most firmly rooted Christmas traditions of the city.
Continue your 1.5-hour tour with a stop at Barcelona's epicenter for Christmas traditions, Plaza Sant Jaume. Join the visitors that flock here every December for the opportunity to admire the famous outdoor nativity scene.
In addition to the traditional figures of baby Jesus and the 3 kings, you’ll see the caganer, a typical Catalan figure that depicts a farmer caught in a compromising position, and is a traditional symbol of hope and fertility.
You’ll finish your tour at one of the best Christmas sweet shops in Barcelona, where you can learn about and taste typical Christmas sweets.
- Walking tour
- English-speaking guide (expert in gastronomic culture tours)
- Tastes of typical Christmas sweets
What's Not Included
- Hotel pick-up and drop off
- Other services not specified as included
Plaça de l’Angel, at the exit of subway station Jaume I (line 4), in front of Hotel Suizo
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