Your expert guide will make sure that you get the complete Barcelona experience, with portions of this tour conducted on foot and other portions by chauffeured van stopping at important sites to get out to have a closer look. This tour is ideal for anyone who wants to leave Barcelona feeling like an expert on the citys culture and history.
Youll begin your tour in the lEixample district, easily distinguishable by its organized, grid-like appearance. This well-known neighborhood that was created over 150 years ago where we will explore Gaudi's creations, including his almost finished basilica, la Sagrada Familia.
After exploring Gaudi's masterpiece inside with skip the line tickets, your guide will share with you the wonderful creations of Gaudi's apartment buildings in Barcelona most upscale street - Paseo de Gracia. Barcelona's version of Rodeo Drive is home to la Pedrera, Casa Batllo, Casa Amatller and Casa Morera i Lleo.
Next, it is off to the Gothic Quarter, Barcelonas oldest and arguably, the most beautiful neighborhoods. Youll leave your vehicle behind to really explore this areas pedestrianized narrow, winding streets. You'll start this part of the tour by trying Spain's most famous pastry - churros and chocolate in one of the city's oldest cafes. From there it is off to explore Roman ruins, the 13th Century Barcelona Cathedral, the Jewish Quarter - including a visit to the Antique Synagogue, Placa Sant Jaume and the citys longest stretch of intact Roman wall.
- Entry fees to the Antique Synagogue or the Cathedral & la Sagrada Familia with skip the line tickets (VALUE: 25 per person)
- Private tour guide with excellent English
- Chauffeured transportation with hotel pick up
- Churros & chocolate - Spain's most famous pastry
- 21% Spanish sales tax