Gaudí & Modernism Tour

Duration: 2h and 30min
Languages: English
Quality Verified Registered on August 01, 2018

Be Local Tours is a collaborative project led by a group of guides that since 2017 have been offering some of the best rated tours and experiences in our beautiful city, with an eco-friendly and socially responsible vision. Through our Small Group Philosophy, passionate storytelling and collaborations with local businesses and associations we offer you a friendly and unforgettable experience of Barcelona.

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

Tour description

Come on a journey through late 19th/early 20th century upmarket Barcelona, to see the life and works of Catalunya’s architectural genius Antoni Gaudí and his contemporaries.

Explore the social, cultural and political forces that literally shaped the physical appearances of these stunning buildings. Fancy houses of rich industrialists, merchants and chocolatiers with their astonishing details, flamboyant decoration that hide the secrets and amazing stories of their powerful owners. But you´ll also hear of legends, the clashing of social classes and an understanding of Gaudí, his methods, ideas and personality.

At the end, finish with an  explanation of Gaudí’s unfinished masterpiece, the Sagrada Familia, a unique church famous all over the world as the symbol of Barcelona. 


 - Catalonian square

 - Paseo de Gracia

 - Palau Malagrida

 - Lleó i Morera House

 - Casa Amatller

 - Casa Batlló

 - Casa Mila

 - Sagrada Familia

Exclusive is better! that's why your  local guide will go out with the “Safety and Health Recommendation” and “Small Groups”, 

This allows us to adjust the tour contents to meet your specific interests, providing real quality-time with guide and guests, And because the number of participants on this tour will be limited,  we ask you to book only if you are sure that you will attend the tour and, if not, it gives us a chance to show another visitor our city.

There is 1 short metro journey of 2 stops to the Sagrada Familia. You will need a mask for the metro.

Children under 18 years of age do not need a reservation. 

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  • Meeting point:
    Passeig de Gràcia, 1, 08007 Barcelona...
    Passeig de Gràcia, 1, 08007 Barcelona, Spain
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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).

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Inbal 02 Feb 2023

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Travelled in group - Feb 2023
Patrick was great , interesting, funny and very educated
Elzb... 31 Jan 2023

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Travelled in group - Jan 2023
Very good
Jenn... 25 Jan 2023

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Travelled in group - Jan 2023
Patrick was super fun and knowledgeable. He had a great sense of witty and sarcastic humor. Not only was he super knowledgeable, but he was able to translate that knowledge into relatable and humorous content.
Tetiana 05 Jan 2023

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Travelled in couple - Jan 2023
We had an amazing time with Patrick!
yeho... 03 Jan 2023
Tel Aviv-Yafo

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Travelled alone - Jan 2023
I came to this tour with low expectations but it was one of the best I ever took! Enthusiastic guide who likes the topic and gets you all connected to it as well. Highly recommended!
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Who is this tour for?

Suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Does not accept large group reservations.
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
A minimum of 4 people is required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour requires 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.
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