Modernism And Gaudí Walking Tour In Barcelona

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Duration: 2 Hrs
  • Departure Time :
    9:30 a.m.
  • Departure Details :
    Central Barcelona
  • Return Details :
    Concludes at La Sagrada Familia
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund

Overview

Enjoy a stroll through the streets of Barcelona and discover its most extravagant buildings on this 2-hour walking tour of the city's modernist architecture. Journey through the life and work of its greatest exponent, Antoni Gaud and marvel at his masterpieces, La Pedrera and La Sagrada Familia.

Highlights

  • Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Fully narrated tour
  • Perfect introduction for first-time visitors

Know More about this tour

At 9am meet your guide in the center of Barcelona, and then set out on your 2-hour architectural walking tour. Listen as your guide offers fascinating insights into Gaud and his major works. Explore the work of this visionary modernist architect, and learn the secrets of how he realized his goals. Understand how the mountains of Montserrat inspired him to build La Pedrera, and how he based his own art on the legend of Sant Jordi, patron of Catalonia.

Also explore other works and important buildings of modernist architects as you visit the Eixample, which was born in the mid-nineteenth century from the expansion of the city beyond it's medieval walls. Discover the ideals of the urban planner Ildefons Cerd and his vision that each interior block should have had a garden.

Finally, marvel at Gaud's masterpiece La Sagrada Familia (the Holy Family) and his boundless imagination in its representation the Old Testament. Learn about its complex symbolism and the controversy surrounding the interpretation of Josep Maria Subirachs, Gaud's successor. Your tour concludes at La Sagrada Familia, offering the opportunity to independently explore further.

Inclusions

  • Professional guide

Exclusions

  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 5 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability

Children must be accompanied by an adult

A minimum of two people per booking is required