Grand city tour of Barcelona with optional entrance fee to Poble Espanyol and lunch
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Grand city tour of Barcelona with optional entrance fee to Poble Espanyol and lunch

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Free cancellation
Language: English , Spanish
Availability: Daily
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 4 hours 30 minutes
Do this because
  • Experience all the different shades of Barcelona
  • Enjoy a walking tour of the Gothic Quarter and enter the beautiful Cathedral of Barcelona
  • Discover the artistic value of the city
  • Visit the Montjuïc Castle and enjoy the views from the cable car
What to expect

You'll start this tour from central Barcelona. For the first part of the activity, you'll enjoy a walking tour of the Gothic Quarter and stroll down one of the most important streets in the city until you reach the Cathedral of Barcelona. You will have some free time to visit the same on your own. Meet your guide again to continue the walking tour. Walk the narrow streets of the oldest part of the city and discover the many secrets it holds. Marvel at the quaint medieval places hidden to the crowds and learn about their huge historical significance. Did you know the Gothic Quarter shelters the Old Jewish Quarter of Barcelona?

Follow your guide to Plaça Catalunya to board an air-conditioned coach for a panoramic tour through the city. Drive through Passeig de Gràcia and admire the most popular Gaudi Houses, Casa Batlló and Casa Milà (La Pedrera). Notice some of the most important modernist façades. Next, listen to your guide’s explanations as we drive near the sea. Discover the changes to the coastline of Barcelona for the Olympic Games in 1992. See the Olympic Port, the beach and the fisherman’s quarter from the bus, called Barceloneta.

Head to the Montjuïc Mountain, main scenery of the Olympic Games in 1992. See the Olympic stadium and ride the cable car for amazing views over the city. Visit the Montjuïc Castle for a guided visit of the oldest fortress in the city, today a fantastic viewpoint of Barcelona.

If you have chosen to upgrade your tour to enter Poble Espanyol, the guide will drop you off at the entrance. The rest of the group will continue to the Hard Rock Cafè in Plaça Catalunya, 5 minutes walking distance from Julià Travel office.

Poble Espanyol is a realistic scale reproduction of buildings, squares and streets of Spain. Watch craftsman working with leather, jewels or glass. Visit works by Picasso, Dalí and Miró in the Museum Fran Daurel.

* If you choose the option with Poble Espanyol Entrance fee and lunch included, you can enjoy 2 menu options in the Restaurant Font de Prades:

** Menu 1 **
A starter to be chosen: Cannelloni with spinach and pine nuts / Salad with crudités. / Gazpacho.
The main course to be chosen: Grilled chicken with garnish. / Grilled bass with garnish. / Grilled Catalan sausage with white beans
Dessert: Crema Catalana.
Bread with tomato and a glass of wine and mineral water per person

** Menu 2 **
Main course: Paella marinera.
Dessert: Crema catalana.
Bread with tomato and a glass of wine and mineral water per person

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What's included
  • Transportation on an air-conditioned coach
  • Local guide
  • Tour operated in both Spanish and English
  • Radio guide system
  • Entrance to Montjuïc Castle
  • Entrance to the Cathedral of Barcelona
  • Montjuïc cable car ride
What's not included
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Entrance to Poble Espanyol (must select the option)
  • Transportation from Poble Espanyol to the city center
  • Lunch menu in Restaurant La Font de Prades (must select the option)
Reduced price
  • Children (0-3 years old): reduced
  • Youth (4-12 years): reduced
Where

Carrer de Balmes, 5, 08007 Barcelona, Spain

Meeting point:

JULIA TRAVEL Office - Carrer de Balmes, 5 (Barcelona)

What to remember
  • This tour has 3 different options; Highlights (tour only), Highlights with Poble Espanyol entrance fee and highlights with Poble Espanyol entrance fee and lunch included
  • From the end of January to the beginning of March, the cable car is under maintenance (days to concrete). The service will be replaced by an appetizer at the Montjuïc Castle
  • Please note this activity includes walking long distances. Wear appropriate attire
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When
  • Daily from April to October
  • Daily except for Wednesdays and Sundays from November to March
  • Daily departure at 8.15am / Check-in time: 8.00am
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Provider
Julia Travel
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.
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