Barcelona’s Essential Tour: Gothic & Born quarters, discover the city as a local!

Duration: 2h
Languages: English, Spanish
Quality Verified Registered on January 25, 2021

We are a group of PROFESSIONAL GUIDES in love with Barcelona. We like to show it to you, so that you too will fall in love with these wonderful place.

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  • No minimum number of attendees
    No minimum number of attendees is required for the tour
  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free
  • Accepts electronic payment
    This tour allows payment by electronic means or credit card

Tour description

The Gothic & Born Quarters from Barcelona’s Old City will take you from it's roman times to the middle ages, through the Spanish Civil War and to today's Barcelona. You will learn about the local culture, history, art and architecture in a friendly, funny and easy-going way to have a great time and enjoy at maximum your visit.

The tour ends next to Santa Maria del Mar.

In this tour, you will visit:

- Gothic Quarter
- Born Quarter
- King's square
- Plaza Cataluña
- Jewish Quarter
- Bishop's Bridge
- Sant Jaume Square
- Picasso in Barcelona
- Fosser de les Moreres 
- Barcelona's Cathedral
- Palau de la Generalitat
- Sant Felip Neri's square
- Barcelona's Roman Wall
- Barcelona's Medieval City Hall
- Santa Maria del Mar (Cathedral of the Sea)

Reserve your spot as soon as you can. This tour is very popular and we have limited places!

°Make sure you're with the right guide, look for the PINK umbrella.
° From march 1st 2023 the tour will be with radioguides. This will have a cost of 1€ per person.
 °If you're a group of more than 6 persons even in different bookings you will need to pay a minimum of 10€ per person before the tour starts.

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  • Meeting point:
    Carrer de Bergara, 20, 08002 Barcelon...
    Carrer de Bergara, 20, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
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    Outside the FNAC Store, on the corner of Plaza Catalunya and Bergara street. Metro station Catalunya, lines 1 (red) or 3 (green)

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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Marisa 28 Mar 2023
Donostia-San Sebastian

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Travelled in couple - Mar 2023
Fue una ruta muy agrable y con un guía muy entretenido. Sin duda muy recomendable
Mari... 26 Mar 2023

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Travelled in group - Mar 2023
El recorrido está muy bien y resulta muy entretenido
Maria 26 Mar 2023

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Travelled in couple - Mar 2023
The tour was fun and interesting an out guide alex really expressive. We learned histories about the city and the locals. I would recommend the tour to anyone is visiting Barcelona for first time.
Ceci... 25 Mar 2023

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Travelled in couple - Mar 2023
Augus muy ameno en nuestro recorrido, gran conocedor! Un muy buen punto a favor es que nos llevo audífonos y eso facilito el poder escucharlo aunque nos alejáramos un poco, recomiendo al 100% el tour u especialmente de la mano de este guía!
Steve 25 Mar 2023

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Travelled in couple - Mar 2023
The tour with Alex was great. The earphones were excellent and really make hearing easier. He covered the artistic, cultural and historical aspects of the Gothic Quarter and El Born very well. It was a quality presentation.
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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
There is no minimum number of people 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.
Payment methods
Electronic or credit card payment is accepted.
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