Free Tour through El Raval, the Forbidden Barcelona

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

Dare to enter the legendary Raval neighborhood, one of the most enigmatic and interesting places in the city. Art, murders, disappearances, science and history all in one tour.

You will learn why one of the most famous neighborhoods has such a bad reputation and how it has become in a referent in art in Barcelona.

In this tour you'll see:
- Plaza Real
- Palau Güell
- Street Art
- Botero's Fat Cat
- Absinth Bars
- Vampire of el Raval
- Keith Harring´s mural
- Medieval Hospital of the Saint Cross
- And much more!

Reserve now your spot, we have limited places!

°Reserve now! This is a very popular tour and we have limited places!
°Look for the PINK Umbrella!
°From the 1st of march 2023 the tour will be with radioguides. This will have a coat of 1€ per person.
 °If you're a group of more than 6 persons, even in different booking you will need to pay the guide 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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    Plaza Catalunya on the corner of Calle Bergara, outside the FNAC store. Metro station Catalunya lines 1 (red) or 3 (green). You will find us with a very easy to identify Pink umbrella.

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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Gloria 20 Mar 2023

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Travelled in couple - Mar 2023
Some very interesting information. Guide was entertaining and very well informed.
Ana ... 18 Mar 2023
Mexico City

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Travelled in group - Mar 2023
Es un tour muy completo para conocer El Raval, además de que las explicaciones son claras y precisas. Lo recomiendo para conocer la otra cara de Barcelona.
Ron ... 18 Mar 2023

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Travelled in couple - Mar 2023
Amazing tour! Julian was interesting and lovely, gave us an amazing information about the neighburhood! Thank you !
Josef 18 Mar 2023

Per the historic point of view it was very imformative
Julian 18 Mar 2023

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Travelled in couple - Mar 2023
Julian gave us a great tour around Raval. I would really recommend anyone spending the 120 - 180 minutes with Julian to get to know the history of the industrial revolution in Barcelona.
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Who is this tour for?

Non 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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