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Free Tour Girona by Night: mysteries, legends, walls 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 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 climb to the highest part of Barri Vell, with beautiful views. We will cross the wall and arrive at 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 we reach the final point of the tour: a strange statue with the figure of a Lioness. Without a doubt, 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 of age do not need a reservation.

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Highlights

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
    Jardins dels Alemanys
  • 5
    Outside visit
    Walls of Girona
  • 6
    Outside visit
    Girona Cathedral
  • 7
    Outside visit
    Banys Àrabs
  • 8
    Outside visit
    Monasterio de San Pere de Galligants
  • 9
    Outside visit
    Basilica of Sant Feliu
  • 10
    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

(154 ratings)
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4.66
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4.42
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4.47
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4.47
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DOLORS 06 Jun 2024
Barcelona

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Travelled in group - May 2024
el tour bien , entretenido
Chary 24 May 2024
Berbinzana

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Travelled alone - May 2024
Un recorrido por lugares muy emblemáticos de Girona. Misterio y realidad. Muy recomendable
Daphna 09 May 2024
Rehovot

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Travelled alone - May 2024
Nuestro guía Ferran fue sumamente divertido, las historias y anécdotas muy interesantes, todo el recorrido muy pintoresco arquitectónicamente hablando , muy recomendable, superó mis expectativas.
Alejandra 05 Apr 2024
Cambrils

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Travelled in group - Apr 2024
Me gustó mucho ,una experiencia divertida e instructiva
Marta 30 Mar 2024
Buenos Aires

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Travelled alone - Mar 2024
Imperdible! Girona es sorprendente en este recorrido
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Who is this tour for?

Groups
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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