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Sagrada Familia - Gaudi's Vision of Light, Life and Nature

Duration: 1h
Languages: English
Quality Verified Registered on May 18, 2021

We are a team of tour guides with a passion for meaningful history and storytelling. We've all been giving tours in Barcelona for many years and will help you understand what makes the city and its sites unique!

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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

Tour description

Sagrada Familia Free Walking Tour

This tour of the exterior covers twice as much information as ANY other tour of Sagrada Familia. It is the perfect complement to your own inside visit of Sagrada Familia! Tour does not include a ticket.

Get to know and understand Sagrada Familia and Gaudi, from his brilliant designs to its still ongoing construction. 

Beyond just the history of the building, we'll cover Gaudi's life and inspirations and the genius architectural design strategies he employed.

Gaudi's was a (mad) genius with a unique vision. Every sculpture, tower and detail of Sagrada Familia has a story behind it.

On this 1h free tour of Sagrada Familia you'll learn about the history, symbolism, Gaudi's life, inspiration and death, inspirations and how Gaudi's  vision is being realized now.  

What made Gaudi such a special architect?
Is Sagrada Familia being built according to Gaudi's plans?
Why does it take so long to build Sagrada Familia?
When will Sagrada Familia be finished?
Who pays for the construction of Sagrada Familia?
Why does one side look so modern and the other one very old?

With the help of pictures, models and the stories and inspirations you'll get a complete understanding of why Sagrada is considered one of the new Wonders of the World.

Discover all the stories, secrets and deeper meanings behind Barcelona's most iconic landmark!

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  • Meeting point:
    Avinguda de Gaudí, 2, 08025 Barcelona...
    Avinguda de Gaudí, 2, 08025 Barcelona, Spain
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    In front of the KFC by Sagrada Familia. Your guide will be standing there wearing a purple or pink name tag!

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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Julia 21 Nov 2022
Vienna
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Travelled in couple - Nov 2022
Nice guide, who was very open to answer questions. He described the life and creations of Gaudi and we decided we have to the inside of the Sagrada Familia. A nice combination of the outside and inside of the church.
erin 05 Nov 2022
Mexico City
Verified booking
Travelled in couple - Nov 2022
Awesome tour, Yanni is so fun and has some great info. I highly recommend this. This comes from someone who is not a religious person, but the tour was so cool I ended up learning stuff about the Catholic church that I was reluctant in learning.
Cecille 30 Oct 2022
Stamford
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Travelled in couple - Oct 2022
Nostos Tours is a very professional tour group. Great communications at all times and interesting tours with great guides.
yin 22 Oct 2022
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Travelled in couple - Oct 2022
Onno had a wealth of knowledge and I would definitely pay to have him guide me outside and also inside …It may be worth thinking about a specialist in-depth tour guide who can display all their knowledge to tourists who want to hear all that is on offer. Great job and thank you.
Maria 15 Oct 2022
Onno was a great Guru who had lots of fun facts about the Sagrada Familia and welcomed questions that enriched the experience. Highly recommended.
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Who is this tour for?

Accessibility
Suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Groups
Does not accept large group reservations.
Pets
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 does not require 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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