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 our city. We like to show it to you, so that you too 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.
°The suggested tip is between 10-30 € per person according with your satisfaction.
°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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What will we visit on this tour?

  • 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)

  • 1
    Outside visit
    Catalonian square
  • 2
    Outside visit
    Roman Towers
  • 3
    Outside visit
    Barcelona's cathedral
  • 4
    Outside visit
    Plaça de Sant Felip Neri
  • 5
    Outside visit
    Call of Barcelona
  • 6
    Outside visit
    Palace of the Generalitat of Catalonia
  • 7
    Outside visit
    Barcelona City Council
  • 8
    Outside visit
    King's Square
  • 9
    Outside visit
    Royal Palace Major
  • 10
    Outside visit
    Santa Maria del Mar

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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Guillermo 01 Dec 2023
Boca del Río

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Travelled in group - Dec 2023
Soy un usuario frecuente de GuruWalk y nunca había tenido una experiencia así, llegué al punto de encuentro (enfrente a la entrada de Zara) desde las 6:48pm y estuve hasta las 7:10pm, le mandé varios mensajes al guru para saber que pasaba o donde estaba y no contestó, me contactó hasta las 7:16 pm, diciendo que el estuvo allí ... Muy extraña la situación
Roberto 01 Dec 2023
Mexico City

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Travelled in couple - Nov 2023
Una gran experiencia para conocer la ciudad entrando la noche y la información que da el guía es bastante interesante, a buen ritmo y para todos los tiposnde turismo
IVAN 29 Nov 2023

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Travelled alone - Nov 2023
Guide with accent + horrible headset = I heard nothing
Marcela 28 Nov 2023
Mexico City

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Travelled alone - Nov 2023
Pablo lo hizo muy bien! De los mejores guías
Emma 28 Nov 2023

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Travelled in group - Nov 2023
Brilliant and informative! 2 hours went by so quickly and lots of recommendations for other places to visit after the tour 👌🏼
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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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