Free Tour Girona by Night: mysteries, legends and secret places

Duration: 2h
Languages: Spanish
Quality Verified Registered on July 01, 2019

Both born and raised in Girona, Quimi lived abroad for many years before he decided to come back to his beloved city and start showing its history, secrets and, essentially, its way of life, to visitors. Dani left his boring job as a lawyer and went traveling for a long time when he realized his life, passion and heart where back in his hometown.

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  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

Girona is a city full of legends. Throughout its history, countless events have been collected, which have given rise to curious anecdotes and stories. Did you know that the Sant Feliu area hides a dark past? Prostitution, crimes and drug addiction are some of the events that marked an era in the neighborhood.
We will discover some secret sculptures and their meaning, hidden maps, the smallest square in Europe … Through narrow alleys we will enter the Jewish Quarter , which hides some secrets underground , and we will talk about the imposing Cathedral , full of unknowns and mysteries.
Little by little we will go up to cross the wall until we reach the Monastery of Sant Pere de Galligants and walk through the Chinatown. Why was it called that? What happened? What do we find, there, today?
We will answer these and many more questions until you reach the end point of the tour: a strange statue with the figure of a Lioness. Undoubtedly, the best known legend of Girona and one of the symbols of the city.
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Important information:
- Accompanying children under 14 years old do not need a reservation.

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What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    Plaça de la Independència, 17001 Giro...
    Plaça de la Independència, 17001 Girona, Spain
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    Under the biggest tree, wearing a turquoise blue t-shirt

  • 1
    Outside visit
    Rambla de la Llibertat
  • 2
    Outside visit
    Pujada de Sant Domènec
  • 3
    Outside visit
    Gardens of La Francesa
  • 4
    Outside visit
    Basilica of Sant Feliu
  • 5
    Outside visit
    Girona Cathedral
  • 6
    Outside visit
    The cul de la lleona

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

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Mariajose 08 Dec 2023

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Travelled in family - Dec 2023
Nos ha encantado las leyendas y explicaciones de Fernández, súper recomendable
Berta 22 Oct 2023

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Travelled in couple - Oct 2023
Visita interesante y entretenida
Amalia 13 Oct 2023

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Travelled in couple - Oct 2023
Muy entretenido y ameno. No se hizo pesado. 100% recomendable
Rafi 13 Oct 2023

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Travelled in group - Oct 2023
El tour fue muy dinámico y divertido. Una opción diferente si ya has visitado la ciudad otra veces. Muy recomendable.
Adrián 19 Sep 2023

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Travelled in group - Sep 2023
Josefina fue muy amable y acogedora. Siempre con una sonrisa en la cara. Nos avisaron con tiempo de cambios en el horario.
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Who is this tour for?

Does not accept large group reservations.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
A minimum of 5 people is required for the tour.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
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