Discover the world of the visionary architect Antoni Gaudí with this guided tour of Barcelona's magical Park Güell, and discover one of the sites that made this architect so revered.
Opened to the public in 1922 it was declared World’s Heritage by Unesco in 1984. Located in a residential suburb, it was financed by the businessman Eusebi Güell and meticulously planned by Gaudí with waterfalls, a market place and square, gardens, and impressive architectural constructions. It is an example of architecture that contains characteristic features of modernism combined with other aspects from Gaudí’s original creations such as: the presence of nature, broken tile mosaics and impossible shapes.
During the guided tour you will enjoy the mix of highly advanced technical engineering and fantasy decoration. You will see the famous mosaic dragon, serving as an overflow for the underground water cistern, and the curved mosaic bench around the square, which simultaneously acts as a seat, balcony, and wonderful work of word known across the world.