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Barcelona: City Sightseeing Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour

Barcelona: City Sightseeing Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour

Embark on a sightseeing tour of Barcelona with a choice of 2 different routes and 34 stops. See the major sites aboard an open-top double-decker bus, hopping off at key points of interest to you, such as the Gothic Quarter or the Picasso Museum, before jumping back on the bus to continue the route. Sit back and relax on an open-deck double-decker hop-on hop-off bus. See all the major sites of Barcelona, hopping on and off at your leisure. Stop to see the Picasso Museum that boasts one of the largest collections of Picasso’s artwork anywhere in the world. Walk down La Rambla and discover one of the city’s most vibrant areas with countless bars and eateries. Marvel at the many UNESCO World Heritage Sites Barcelona boasts. Especially remarkable is the Sagrada Familia, one of the most iconic works of the famous architect, Antoni Gaudi, which can be seen throughout the city on your tour. The tour stops along the routes are as follows:  Red Line: • Plaça de Catalunya • Casa Batlló - Fundació Antoni Tàpies • Passeig de Gràcia - La Pedrera • Francesc Macià - Diagonal • Estació de Sants • Plaça d’Espanya • Caixa Fòrum - Pavelló Mies van der Rohe • Poble Espanyol • Museu Nacional d’Art de Catalunya • Anella Olímpica • Fundació Joan Miró • Telefèric de Montjuïc • Miramar - Jardins Costa i Llobera • World Trade Center • Colom - Museu Marítim • Port Vell • Museu d’Història de Catalunya • Port Olímpic • Zoo • Parc de la Ciutadella Blue Line: • Plaça de Catalunya • Casa Batlló - Fundació Antoni Tàpies • Passeig de Gràcia - La Pedrera • Sagrada Família • Sant Pau Recinte Modernista • Park Güell • Tramvia Blau - Tibidabo • Sarrià • Monestir de Pedralbes • Palau Reial - Pavellons Güell • Futbol Club Barcelona - Camp Nou • Diagonal Les Corts • Francesc Macià – Diagonal • Eixample

Barcelona: 1-Day Ticket to Barcelona Zoo

Barcelona: 1-Day Ticket to Barcelona Zoo

Visit the Barcelona Zoo and its wide diversity of animals in the Parc de la Ciutadella in Barcelona with these entry tickets. Explore a center dedicated to animal conservation and welfare with many educational activities on offer. The famous Zoo de Barcelona focuses on 3 core themes: spreading information, research, and the protection of animals in danger of extinction. The zoo is home to more than 4,000 animals from over 400 species including the descendants of the albino gorilla Snowflake, dolphins, tropical birds, and reptiles. In addition, the zoo offers a whole host of activities and services which make it the perfect day out for the whole family. Enjoy a variety of restaurants, bars, pony rides, miniature railways, electric cars, shops, and picnic areas.  Go directly to the turnstile and skip the line to enter to the Zoo. Scan your QR code and you'll be ready to go!

Barcelona: Guided City Sightseeing Tour by Bike or E-Bike

Barcelona: Guided City Sightseeing Tour by Bike or E-Bike

You will experience a bike tour with our unique guide in your language. Enjoy picturesque views of Barcelona. You will see palaces, cathedrals, houses and parks in the centre of Barcelona, 20 of the most beautiful sights: Sagrada Familia, House of the Cucumber, House of Mila, Casa Batlló and many others. The route will be 10 km. You will get not only a tour, but also an excellent workout for your well-being. Enjoy the journey the way you like it. The best views of Barcelona in one 2,5 hour tour. You and I will make an unforgettable journey through different eras that fit easily on the beautiful streets of Barcelona. Look at the Arc de Triomphe (1) Marvel at the Ciutadella Park (2) Learn about the Castle of the Three Dragons (3) Get to know Barcelona Zoo (4) See the Parliament of Catalonia (5) Discover the Neptu Fountain(6) Admire the views of Agbar Tower (7) Stop by the Barcelona Design Museum (8) See Tibidabo (9) Learn about the Great Flea Market (10) Hear about L'Auditori (11) See the Catalan National Theater (12) Enjoy the Monumental bullring (13) Discover the Sagrada Familia (14) Feast your eyes Casa Mila (15) View the Casa Batlló (16) See the Casa Museu Amatller (17) Take a ride along Paseo de Gracia (18) Explore Plaza Catalunya (19) Take a ride on La Rambla (20) Back to Orange Fox Rental Bikes

Barcelona Main Sights 2.5-Hour Tour by E-Bike

Barcelona Main Sights 2.5-Hour Tour by E-Bike

Depart the Arc de Triomf and ride through the historic neighborhood of El Born. Stop at the maritime church of the Basilica of Santa María del Mar, and then continue to the lively district of El Raval. Journey through more than 2,000 years of history as you see monuments such as the cathedral and city hall on Plaça de Sant Jaume. Cycle to La Rambla del Raval to take a souvenir photo of the El Gat del Raval statue by Fernando Botero. Then, make your way towards the beach and Port Olympic. Pedal along the seafront promenade to Rambla del Poblenou, where attractions include the National Theater by Ricardo Bofill.

Barcelona: City Highlights Bike, E-bike, or E-Scooter Tour

Barcelona: City Highlights Bike, E-bike, or E-Scooter Tour

Head off on your bike, e-bike, or e-scooter tour and go past Ciutadella Park, a beautiful green space that offers a variety of attractions to visitors including a lake, zoo, museums, gardens, and historic monuments like the Arc de Triomf. Explore The Castle of the Three Dragons, one of the Museum’s scientific sites. It currently contains the zoology and geology collections. The Castle also houses a library specialising in these scientific fields. Discover other impressive and famous sights including the Catalan National Theatre decorated in the Roman style, the Design Museum of Barcelona, and the Agbar Tower (Torre Glòries) – a modern, geyser-like skyscraper designed by French architect Jean Nouvel. Carry on to the Monumental Bullring, a 1914 art nouveau bullring, now used for concerts and shows, with a bullfighting history museum inside. And, of course, discover the iconic Sagrada Familia – a must-see in Barcelona, featuring stunning Gothic and Art Nouveau architecture designed by Antoni Gaudi. See other locations including Catalonia Square, the Cathedral of Barcelona, and much more, so you have a well-rounded vision of this enchanting city by the end of your tour.

Barcelona: Bicycle, E-Bike, or E-Scooter Sightseeing Tour

Barcelona: Bicycle, E-Bike, or E-Scooter Sightseeing Tour

Discover Barcelona on a guided tour by e-bike and see some of its most notable landmarks. Admire numerous notable buildings, including some of the city's most famous sights designed by Antoni Gaudí including the Sagrada Familia, Casa Mila, and Casa Batlló. Meet in the heart of the city and set off on your cycling tour using a bike or e-bike. Admire the views of the Arc de Triomphe, ride through the Ciutadella Park, learn about the Castle of the Three Dragons, and see the Parliament of Catalonia. Discover some of Barcelona's green parrots and enjoy a stop to feed them. Pass the Neptune Fountain and stop by the Barcelona Design Museum. See the Catalan National Theater, hear about L'Auditori, and pass the historic bullring. Stop to admire the grandeur of the Sagrada Familia, Casa Mila, and Casa Batlló.

Barcelona: 3-Hour Bike Tour with a Local Guide

Barcelona: 3-Hour Bike Tour with a Local Guide

The tour begins beside the fountain in Plaça Reial where your guide will be waiting for you. Then, get on your bike and make your way through the back streets of the Gothic Quarter towards Placa del Rei. From there, the tour heads past the Barcelona Cathedral toward one of the city's greatest pieces of Modernista architecture, the Palau de la Música Catalana concert hall.  Continue on from there as you head to Ciutadella Park with a stop along the way at the Arc De Triomf. After enjoying a walk around the gardens and a refreshing drink, you will be on the move again towards Europe's second most visited landmark, La Sagrada Familia. There will be time to take photos and just generally be in awe of Gaudi's final masterpiece.  Then it's down to the beach to soak up the Mediterranean Sea. Finally, the tour heads back up to the vibrant neighborhood of El Born where you’ll have the last stop at the Basilica of Santa Maria del Mar before returning to the starting point of your tour.

Barcelona: 2-Hour City Sights Guided Segway Tour

Barcelona: 2-Hour City Sights Guided Segway Tour

Begin your 2h Segway Tour from Barcelona's Broadway in Paral.lel Avenue. Meet your guide who will give you the initial training on Segway. Fit's the helmet and segway down, the first visit in the Tour will be Las Ramblas and Columbus monument, a sculpture built as a tribute to the discoverer of America. You will continue bordering the Gothic Quarter and the Born district, the oldest neighbourhoods of Barcelona, its narrow and endless streets are full of history. Currently, these neighbourhoods attract many tourists and local people for the great number of Museums, boutiques and restaurants are there. Here, your guide will give you some recommendations of where to enjoy delicious tapas and take a refreshing sangria. Now, you will visit the Parc de la Ciutadella, its name comes from the great military fortress that Felipe V ordered to build, this park is considered an open-air museum due to a large number of sculptures that can be found inside. From the park, you can see the Arc de Triomf, another of the monuments created for the Universal Exhibition of 1888. Afterwards, you will move towards the Barcelona of 1992. This event marked the present and future of Barcelona, transforming the city from the inside and made it known worldwide. Structures such as the Olympic Port and Olympic Village were built to receive thousands of athletes with a thirst for glory. Gliding down Barcelona's seafront, you skirt the charismatic neighbourhood of Barceloneta, a place where you can enjoy the breeze, the sun and the beautiful beaches of the Mediterranean sea. Crossing Port Vell, the oldest port in Barcelona you will pass the Maremagnum shopping centre and high-level museums such as the Palau de Mar and Museum of History of Catalonia. Enjoy a complete 2h Segway Tour learning about the city!

Barcelona: Sagrada Familia & City Sights Bike or E-Bike Tour

Barcelona: Sagrada Familia & City Sights Bike or E-Bike Tour

Cycle through Barcelona's vibrant city blocks on a guided cycling tour. Choose from either a small-group or private experience, with both regular bikes and e-bikes available. Learn about the city’s culture, see historical sites, and discover hidden gems loved by locals. Meet your guide, get set up with your regular bike or e-bike, and then set off to first admire the impressive Gothic style of the Santa Maria del Mar Cathedral. Continue over narrow medieval streets to arrive at The Born Cultural Center, featuring excavated city ruins from the 1700s on display. Cross Parc de la Ciutadella and take in the picturesque scenery of the park’s green spaces and its large majestic fountain. Arrive at the city’s seafront and explore the urban projects around the Port Olímpic marina. Peddle back towards the city center to make your way over to the world-famous Sagrada Familia. Marvel at Gaudi’s yet-to-be-completed masterpiece and learn fascinating facts about the church’s unique blend of Gothic and Art Nouveau styles.  Get another dose of Gaudi magic as you ride over to see the whimsical architecture displayed on Casa Batlló and Casa Mila. Snap pictures of the building’s surreal walls before returning to back where your bike journey began.

Barcelona: City Highlights Segway Tour

Barcelona: City Highlights Segway Tour

Experience the beauty of Barcelona by Segway on a 2-hour tour of its old and new neighborhoods, including the modern developments built for the 1992 Olympic Games. Following a short training session on the easy-to-operate, self-balancing vehicles, start by riding along the seafront promenade from the Gothic Quarter (Barri Gòtic), and experience the medieval streets before they open up to the sea. Ride under the palm trees of Passeig de Colom, and see the statue of Christopher Columbus at the bottom of Las Ramblas. Next, discover the urban art of Sant Sebastià beach, full of street entertainers and sun worshippers. Admire the yachts and sail boats of the Old Port (Port Vell). Pass the former fishing village of Barceloneta, and learn the dramatic history of the Catalan people and their struggle for independence. Enjoy panoramic views from the ground floor terrace of the Olympic Port. Pause for thought in the tranquil gardens and open-air spaces of the Olympic Village. En route back to the meeting point, admire some of the hi-tech buildings and contemporary skyscrapers that are keeping Barcelona vibrant for the 21st century.

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This was a great tour! Efficient and fun. E bikes were great - my first time riding a e bike but they were very easy to use. Tour was Good value! Janice was wonderful. I booked last minute. It was a really brilliant way to see some highlights. A family on our tour had a bike for his little boy to sit on when also looked ideal for kids. Recommended.

Elisa was a fantastic tour guide. She made the tour very interesting and fun. we saw a lot of Barcelona. areas and things we probably wouldn't have seen on our own. We had a great time and highly recommend this tour and this guide to everyone

It was an amazing tour! Thanks to Philipp who made it truly unforgettable. He is very knowledgeable about the history and the present of Barcelona and is very patient with Segway beginning. Highly recommended 💯

Great tour around the city❤️ I did the tour with my son, he was very excited and engaged. Anke is a great guide, very patient with my teenager and made the tour enjoyable for everyone. I highly recommend it.

Great tour in a great city, Sergio was really nice!