Small Group Tour · Full Day
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Travel through the history of Barcelona, all the way from the Romans, following the medieval city. Pay special attention to the Modernist architecture including Antoni Gaudí ’s masterpiece, La Sagrada Familia and disposing skip-the-line entrance tickets. Discover the mystic Mountain of Montserrat and its Benedictine Monastery. Enjoy a pick up by your guide at your accommodation in Barcelona and journey by a private vehicle, shared by a friendly small group of no more than 8 people.
On request (English or spanish)
Start your day by enjoying the comfort of a pick up service at your accommodation in Barcelona, and journey through the city with a private vehicle, just for you and your small group.
Get an overview of Barcelona city along the route, pass by Catalunya Square, Barcelona Cathedral, Passeig de Gracia and Antoni Gaudí ’s Houses, such as the Casa Batlló and La Pedrera, and many other highlights.
Head to the Montjuic Mountain to enjoy great views of the city from top. See the Olympic facilities, constructed for the 1992 Barcelona Games, such as the Olympic Stadium and the Palau Sant Jordi. Pass by the Joan Miró Foundation and relax from the hustle and bustle of the city in one of the splendid gardens of the hill.
Continue the day with a walking tour of the medieval Old Town of Barcelona. Enjoy a stroll in the Gothic Quarter, where the history of Barcelona began. Learn about Catalan traditions and Barcelona’s origins, while exploring enchanting corners, picturesque plazas and the narrow alleys of the Gothic quarter. Visit the Royal Square, one of Barcelona's busiest, most vibrant spots of the Old Town. Head to the Plaça Sant Jaume to have a look to the City Hall and to discover the most ancient and well hidden corner of the city centre, dating back to Roman times.
Continue your walk in a maze of winding streets to visit the King’s Square (Plaça del Rei) and the splendid Barcelona Gothic Cathedral. Visit intimate squares that has marked the history of this city and walk through the Jewish Quarters, one of the oldest and best preserved areas of the city centre.
Get back on the road and drive through the Eixample district, designed by Ildefons Cerdà after 1895 , to expand the city. Pass through Passeig de Gràcia, with its typical Catalan architecture. The avenue is home to the most remarkable façades of modernist buildings, including Gaudi’s La Pedrera, Casa Batlló and Domènech’s Casa Lleó - Morera or Casa Ametller.
Explore the life project of Antoni Gaudí, La Sagrada Familia and let yourself get taken by a moment full of emotions, that will leave a lifelong impression. Admire Gaudi's masterpiece, considered as the most emblematic landmark of Barcelona.
There are no words to describe the feeling one gets when entering this magnificent temple of Modernism. The organic shapes found throughout its structure, the light filtering through its stained glass windows and the symbolic nature of the building’s sculpted façade will certainly be the highlight of your tour.
Leave Barcelona and head 60 km northeast to the mystic Mountain of Montserrat, the Natural Park with its very peculiar peaks that protects the spiritual essence of Catalonia. For almost 1,000 years, a Benedictine community has lived in these mountains.
Visit the Basilica of Montserrat, house of the serene image of the Black Virgin of Montserrat (the famous “Moreneta”), the saint patron of Catalonia, a polychrome Romanesque carving of the 12th century.
On the way, listen to interesting stories about Catalonia and its bounding to the holy mountain, scene of pilgrims since ancient times and part of the route to Santiago de Compostela. Your guide will share important information to understand the heritage you will discover during the tour.
Once you reach the monastery, you have plenty of options and your guide will adjust to your interests. We invite you to take an easy walk of around 30 min to enjoy one of the most astonishing views of the natural park.
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