The street Raval

Duration: 2h
Languages: Spanish
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

El Raval has been since ancient times the neighborhood where newcomers settled, all those without citizenship status who could not shelter within the protection of the walls. Port and worker neighborhood, rogue and industrious, cozy and untamed, bright and unhealthy.

The Raval has always had its own vitality, rich and uncontrollable, in constant change. Headquarters of the Boquería and Sant Antoni markets, the Chinatown, the Santa Creu gothic hospital, the Reina Amalia prison, theaters and cabarets and the gypsy quarter. Filled in times of factories and soot, an anarchist nursery and a stronghold of the labor movement. The heart of Barcelona, a neighborhood without which this city could not be explained. Come and meet it from the hand of someone who has grown up in its streets.


- Catalonian square

- Fonte das Canaletas

- CCCB - Contemporary Cultural Center of Barcelona

- Rosa del Foc - Anarchist Bookstore.

- Boadas Bar


- Rambla del Raval

- Library of Barcelona

- Teatre Romea

- Gardens of Rubió i Lluch

- La Boqueria

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  • Meeting point:
    Estació de Plaça de Catalunya, 08002 ...
    Estació de Plaça de Catalunya, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
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    Look for our guide with the blue umbrella with the bat logo.

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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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Free cancellation
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