In Barcelona, history and traditions go hand in hand with emerging fashion and new trends in cuisine, culture, and art. The city offers the possibility to enjoy the sea as well as the mountains. Enjoy an itinerary that will allow you to admire the most emblematic sights the city has to offer.
The excursion will start with a walking tour of the Born neighborhood and the Gothic Quarter. You’ll stroll down one of the most important streets in the city until you reach the Cathedral of Barcelona. Follow your guide through the streets of Born neighborhood, on the way to the bus you will see Santa Maria del Mar.
Then you will go to the sea where you will be able to admire the intense changes the city underwent with the organization of the Olympic Games in 1992. You will drive by the Arc of the Trionf, Ciudadela Park, the Olympic Village, the Olympic Port, the beach, and the fisherman’s quarter, called Barceloneta, the Port Vell, Colon Square with its famous Columbus monument, indicating which way he sailed to discover the Americas. This point is also the beginning of the famous Ramblas of Barcelona.
You will continue the visit driving up Montjuïc where you will make a short stop in Olympic Stadium Lluis Companys. You will continue driving up to Montjuïc Castle where you will enjoy a cable car ride with precious views of the city. The bus will pick you up at the last station and you will continue your Montjuïc visit passing by the sports facilities built for the 1992 Olympic Games: the Lluis Companys stadium, the Palau Sant Jordi, the Olympic. On the way back to the office, the bus will drive through Passeig de Gracia and you will see some of the most emblematic Gaudi buildings such as Casa Batlló and la Pedrera.