Plaza de Catalunya 4
Every day at 10:30
Introduction: Starting Your Journey in Barcelona
Our free tour of Barcelona provides the perfect introduction to this vibrant city. Join us as we journey through Barcelona’s historic center, uncovering must-see spots and hidden gems alike.
Meet-up Point: Plaza de Catalunya
We’ll assemble in Plaza de Catalunya, the bustling heart of the city. Our two-hour tour kicks off with a leisurely stroll down La Rambla, Barcelona’s most iconic avenue, as we make our way to the ancient and mystical Gothic Quarter.
Delving into the Gothic Quarter
Upon entering the Gothic Quarter, you’ll feel as though you’ve stepped back into medieval times. Noteworthy sites here include Sant Jaume Square—home to both the Town Hall and the Palau de la Generalitat—as well as the Cathedral of Santa Eulàlia with its intriguing gargoyles. Don’t miss the King’s Square, where an assassination attempt was made on King Fernando “The Catholic,” and the remnants of El Call, Barcelona’s old Jewish Quarter.
The Charm of Born District
Our exploration continues into the charming Born District, a delightful blend of cafes, boutiques, and cocktail bars. While in the area, we’ll take the opportunity to delve into the history of the legendary Cathedral of the Sea.
Tour Conclusion: Fosa de les Moreras
Our enlightening journey through Barcelona will conclude at Fosa de les Moreras, leaving you well-positioned to continue your own exploration of the city.
Pricing and Duration
The tours operate on a “pay-what-you-feel” basis, allowing you to value the quality of the tour and offer what you consider appropriate at the end. The tour lasts 2 hours.
- Language: The tour is conducted in English by a knowledgeable guide.
- Included: English-speaking guide
- Not Included: Audio guide rental (€1 per person)
Booking and Voucher Information
You can reserve your spot up to 12 hours before the tour, as long as there are available spaces. An electronic voucher displayed on your phone will suffice for entry.
This tour is wheelchair accessible, although an accompanying person is required.
Join us for an engaging and insightful Free City Tour of Barcelona. Your expert guide will unfold the city’s compelling stories, historical landmarks, and local flavors, providing you with an unforgettable experience in the Catalan capital!
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What will I see during the Free Tour of Barcelona?
The Free Tour of Barcelona invites you to explore the city’s rich history, stunning architecture, and vibrant culture. Key highlights of the tour include the iconic La Pedrera by Antoni Gaudí, the exquisite Casa Lleó i Morera, and the awe-inspiring Sagrada Familia, Gaudí’s most famous masterpiece. The tour also takes you through the bustling La Rambla, the historic Palau de la Generalitat, and the charming Born district, known for its narrow streets and unique boutiques. As you wander the lively streets of Barcelona, you’ll be immersed in the city’s artistic flair, enchanting neighborhoods, and captivating landmarks.
How much should I tip my guide?
The general principle of tipping for free tours is based on your satisfaction with the tour and your budget. A common practice could be in the range of €5 to €15 per person, depending on the quality of the tour, the guide’s performance, and your budget. Of course, if you feel that the guide went above and beyond, you could tip more as a token of appreciation.
Keep in mind that these amounts are just suggestions, and you should adjust your tip according to your level of satisfaction with the tour. It’s always a good idea to carry some small bills to make tipping easier.
How do I find the guide?
Head to the corner of Bergara Street and Plaza de Catalunya and arrive a few minutes before the scheduled start time. Keep an eye out for a group gathering, as there could be fellow tour participants. By arriving early and being attentive to signs and group dynamics, you’ll easily find your guide and be ready to embark on an unforgettable journey through Barcelona.
What is the meeting point of the Free Tour of Barcelona?
The meeting point is at the corner of Bergara Street and Plaza de Catalunya.
How long does the Free Tour of Barcelona last?
The Free Tour of Barcelona lasts around 2 hours.
Where does the Free Tour of Barcelona end?
The Free Tour of Barcelona finishes by Fosa de las Moreras.