OverviewExplore Barcelonaâs culture and culinary traditions with a 3.5 hour daytime tour through the emblematic medieval Born and the fishermenâs district of Barceloneta. Discover where locals shop with a visit to the Santa Caterina Market and indulge in 12+ food tastings across traditional Catalan establishments including a rustic bodega, mother-and-daughter-run restaurant by the sea, and more. Devour local delicacies such as seafood fideua and local cured meats while uncovering the rich history of the two neighborhoods. All food and wine tasting included.
- Breakfast included
- Lunch included
- Small-group tour
- Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city
- Led by a local guide
- Ideal choice for families
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Begin your morning with mini "xuixo" pastry and coffee.
Then, head to the iconic Santa Caterina Market (think of it as the Boqueria, but for locals) for delicious cheeses and cured meats from long-time vendors. Wind through the twisting lanes of the 13th-century Born neighborhood and nip into hidden gems including a 150-year-old gourmet shop with a special secret.
Dive into the timeless seaside fisherman’s quarter where the proud residents honor long standing tradition, including taking time for a proper Catalan lunch! Sip your vermouth in a neighborhood bodega (hint: it’s the city’s original style tapas bar) before sitting down for the grand finale – a lovingly prepared home-cooked lunch by local legend Mama Carmen. What’s fidueá? It’s the local seafood paella that’s Barcelona’s number #1 must-try dish. Made with love, by mom!
Learn about the history and traditions of these two gorgeous neighborhood from your expert English-speaking guide - discover how to drink wine like a local from a unique vessel (it takes practice!) and hear about the infamous Barcelona fire parades.
Finish with not only a full belly, but a rich understanding of what it means to belong to this city. Everything from breakfast right through to that hearty home-cooked lunch is included.
Inclusions for Tapas And Traditions Of Barcelona Day Food Tour
- All taxes, fees and handling charges
- Food tasting
- Local guide
- Walking tour
Exclusions for Tapas And Traditions Of Barcelona Day Food Tour
- Gratuities (optional)
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Not recommended for vegans and those with gluten-free diets
Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
Minimum drinking age is 18 years
A moderate amount of walking is involved
Not wheelchair accessible
Guests of all ages are welcome on this tour!