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Free Tour on the history and legends of Girona

Duration: 2h
Languages: English, Spanish
Quality Verified Registered on March 10, 2020

Hello everyone! We introduce ourselves: we are Carmen, Ona, Alex, Eduardo, Mónica, Gerard, Julia, Pere, a group of local guides who we love and enjoy showing our city and our province to all types of visitors. It has been more than 10 years since we turned our passion into our profession. Our philosophy is based on receiving all our clients as if they were friends who come to visit us, we will receive them with all our love and we really want them to have a good time! Our groups are small, maximum 15/20 people to be able to personalize the information as much as possible and make it interesting for everyone. Tours every day and at various times!

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

Tour description

It will be for history!!
Girona is one of the most beautiful and least known cities in Spain, but it has a lot to tell. With over 2,000 years of history, we still have parts of the Roman , Carolingian and medieval walls, and you can walk along them to see the city from the rooftops! We also preserve the original layout of Via Augusta Romana and a Jewish quarter considered one of the best preserved from the Middle Ages in Europe . A bridge designed by Gustave Eiffel , labyrinthine alleys that take you to other times, squares with arcades, monuments such as the cathedral with the widest Gothic nave in the world, the Arab baths, the "Cul de la LLeona" , the Basilica of Sant Feliu , the Sant Pere de Galligans monastery among others.

With this tour you will enjoy a complete tour of the Monumental and Medieval neighborhood of Girona , the Jewish quarter (Call), where I will also tell you the funniest legends of the city or some curiosities of the area!
Come on, cheer up! I'll be waiting for you in Girona very soon!!

Important information for the traveler:
- Children under 14 years old do not need a reservation.
Cancellation for not reaching minimum group:
Even if you receive confirmation of your reservation, keep in mind that a minimum number of clients is needed to be able to carry out these types of tip-based tours.
If the necessary minimum is not reached, the tour will not take place and all reservations will be cancelled.

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Highlights

What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    Carrer de la Barca 1 17004 Girona Spain
    Carrer de la Barca 1 17004 Girona Spain
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    Plaça Sant Feliu, next to "The River Caffe"

  • 1
    Outside visit
    Basilica of Sant Feliu
  • 2
    Outside visit
    The cul de la lleona
  • 3
    Outside visit
    Archaeological Passeig
  • 4
    Outside visit
    Banys Àrabs
  • 5
    Outside visit
    Envelope Portal
  • 6
    Outside visit
    Girona Cathedral
  • 7
    Outside visit
    Pia Almoina Building
  • 8
    Outside visit
    Gardens of Francesc Macià
  • 9
    Outside visit
    Caserna dels Alemanys
  • 10
    Outside visit
    Walls of Girona
  • 11
    Outside visit
    the call
  • 12
    Outside visit
    Pujada de Sant Domènec
  • 13
    Outside visit
    Rambla de la Llibertat
  • 14
    Outside visit
    Pont de les Peixateries Velles
  • 15
    Outside visit
    Rocambolesc
  • 16
    Outside visit
    Independence Square

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

658 ratings
4.7
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Professionalism
4.69
Fun
4.42
Expression
4.5
Quality
4.61
Route
4.71
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89
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26
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11
Joseph 14 May 2024
Saskatoon

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Travelled in family - Feb 2024
Girona is really cool. This tour failed to showcase this. The guide walked slow and didn’t show the city as well as expected.
Claire 13 May 2024
Wakefield

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Travelled in group - May 2024
Miguel was a great guide and really knew his material about his home city of Girona! We chose a very busy day (Flower festival) and due to big crowds everywhere it was not always easy to hear everything. This got better as the tour continued. Would recommend.
5374100953467821 09 May 2024
Southport

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Travelled in group - May 2024
We were a party of 12 people from the UK. Most of us had never been to Girona before but our guide Eduardo made the tour, interesting, informative and amusing. I would recommend this tour highly and Eduardo in particular. Many thanks JH
Albert 18 Mar 2024
Merrick

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Travelled in group - Mar 2024
Eduardo shared his tremendous knowledge with joy and made the experience one of best for myself and my family! Truly an amazing tour!! Albert
Dianne 18 Mar 2024
Calgary

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Travelled in couple - Mar 2024
Eduardo was very engaging and provided the right balance of factual information with interesting legends. An excellent tour. Dianne and Dave Hunt from Canada
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Who is this tour for?

Accessibility
Non suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Groups
Does not accept large group reservations.
Pets
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
A minimum of 5 people is required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
Payment methods
Only cash payment is accepted.
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