Introduce yourself to Barcelona with a fascinating walking tour through the historic City Center where you will learn everything you need to know about Catalonian history, the Spanish civil war, culture, art, religion, politics and Catalan traditions. This magical experience begins with a 2.5 hour compelling walking tour of the heart of Barcelona where we discover the deepest and darkest secrets of the enigmatic Gothic Quarter…secrets you will never forget and would never find on a conventional tour. We travel through more than 2,000 years of history, from the ancient Roman ruins to Medieval traditions to the fascinating modern political and cultural underpinnings of the Catalonian Independence Movement…and everything in between. We conclude our wonderful journey through Barcelona by relaxing and sharing refreshing complementary sangria in true Catalonian style. While we sip, your guide will share valuable recommendations on what to see, where to eat/drink and what you can’t miss during your unforgettable stay in Barcelona.
JULIANA I am a professional tour guide with more than a decade of experience in the tourism industry. I am an avid traveler who has dedicated my life to seeing the world, seeking out new experiences. As a frequent traveler myself, I understand travelers’ needs, which is why I have designed this unique experience for you to experience the best of the city in a very special way, getting the real essence of the Spanish culture as a local. Let me guide you on an unforgettable experience full of art, culture, history, gastronomic pleasures, and above all lots of joy. ONNO Hi! My name is Onno. I've been a tour guide in Barcelona for over 3 years and have been a guide for a total of 10 years, in 4 different cities.
We will be walking to the following locations: Plaza Cataluña , Barcelona Cathedral; La fuente de Las canaletas, Barceloneta and the port; the Roman Walls; Saint Felipi Neri square &the civil war, the Jewish Quarter; Spain’s most prestigious art school where Picasso studied; George Orwell Square ; ancient Roman ruins; Roman Cementery; Government square, gothic church Santa Maria del Pi; Las Ramblas; the monumental Royal Square, and much more!