🏅Gothic Quarter & Born - a journey through Time

Duration: 2h and 15min
Languages: Catalan, English
Guru: Gilligans
Quality Verified Registered on April 04, 2023

Gilligans is a project of a group of guides from all over the world who also fell in love with Barcelona. We work as a cooperative and we are passionate about the History, Gastronomy and Nightlife of this vibrant city. We are experts in Walking Tours and Pub Crawl 😎 At Gilligans we take fun very seriously, we are passionate about exceeding expectations and creating important moments for our guests. Every day we are energized by our love for travel, people and this wonderful world. Join us!

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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

Come with us and immerse yourself in the Gothic architecture and culture of one of Barcelona's most famous neighbourhoods, learning about Spanish history and Barcelona history. Here you will find places like the Old Roman Wall, Plaça Sant Jaume or the mythical Cathedral of the Sea. We will admire these imposing monuments and learn about its history.

We will walk into the Gothic quarter and explore from the ancient Roman Barcino to the modern Barcelona. We will tell you about the numerous secrets, legends and curiosities that have circulated in this area for hundreds of years.

In this free walking tour we will visit:

  • Catedral de Santa Eulalia
  • Plaça Reial
  • Barcelona School of Arts and Crafts
  • Porta de la Mar 
  • Plaza George Orwell
  • Roman Wall
  • Santa María del Mar
  • Fossar de les Moreres
  • El Call (Jewish Quarter)
  • Plaza Sant Jaume
  • And many more...

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This tour has limited places!
When booking, put a phone number with Whatsapp so we will be able to send you location in real time in case of late arrival.
Look for the BLUE umbrella

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What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    Pl. Reial, 1, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
    Pl. Reial, 1, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
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    We will be by the fountain of Plaza Real with a BLUE umbrella at 11am.

  • 1
    Outside visit
    Barcelona's cathedral
  • 2
    Outside visit
    Plaça Reial
  • 3
    Outside visit
    George Orwell Square
  • 4
    Outside visit
    Barcelona School of Arts and Crafts
  • 5
    Outside visit
    Roman wall
  • 6
    Outside visit
    Santa Maria del Mar
  • 7
    Outside visit
    Les Moreres Fossar
  • 8
    Outside visit
    Plaça de Sant Jaume
  • 9
    Outside visit
    Sant Felip Neri School

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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maria 13 May 2024

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Travelled in group - May 2024
A las 11:10 no habia nadie con una sombrilla azul en la plaza Real. Nos sumamos a otro tour. Muy interesante.
Astrid 07 Mar 2024

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Travelled in group - Mar 2024
Chris made the tour an adventure and presented the history of Catalunya in a very memorable way. And it was super fun. A coffee stop in a very cosy and tiny café and lots of photos taken by Chris were the icing on the cake. We can only recommend it!
Andy 15 Dec 2023

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Travelled in group - Dec 2023
Nur zu empfehlen.
Volker 15 Dec 2023

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Travelled in couple - Dec 2023
Tamara was great, she is a perfect guide. My wife and me loved the tour.
Aya Zahra 21 Nov 2023

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Travelled alone - Nov 2023
Henrieta was the best! Thanks for showing me the Gothic Quarter of Barcelona ✨
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Who is this tour for?

Suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Accepts reservations up to 20 people.
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.
Payment methods
Electronic or credit card payment is accepted.
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