This guided tour will take you to discover Casa Vicens, the first house of Antoni Gaudí, a house with an unusual oriental and Mudejar aroma, covered with spectacular green and white tiles. And you'll also have the chance to visit the most artistic park in the city of Barcelona, Park Güell.
The house built between 1883 and 1888 was once located in an independent town from Barcelona. However, during the industrial revolution, the city expanded and the walls were demolished. As a result, the original city united to surrounding villages. Today, the house is located in the Gracia neighborhood.
The landmark will open its doors earlier just for you so you can enjoy an early guided visit avoiding the crowds. Casa Vicens was Gaudí’s first important project thus, you'll be able to see huge differences with his most well-known works. Rooms with oriental details and Mudejar style dominate the site. Nonetheless, the artistic quality of the building does not fall far from his other works. It is the eight-building listed as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in Barcelona. Board an air-conditioned coach for a short drive to Park Güell.
As one of the most important works by Antoni Gaudí, the park is set in a unique area with amazing views over the city. Declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1984, discover how the original project of Gaudí changed to build the current public park. Walk around the Monumental area of the park following your guide. Wander at Gaudí’s mastery and see how he created a naturalistic and organic style, achieving a perfect fusion between architecture and nature.