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La Rambla and surroundings: A walk through the history of Barcelona.

Duration: 2h
Languages: German
Guru: Aleix
Registered on April 18, 2019
  • 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

Walking down Rambla is one of the most beautiful experiences in Barcelona. This street full of life and history is one of the backbones of the history of the city and the country.
We will wind along the Rambla and the surrounding streets, discovering corners full of magic and authenticity. From a critical perspective, I will tell you stories that will take you back to the past centuries of the capital of Catalonia. We will not only talk about history, but also about gastronomy and traditional festivals, because this street has all that and much more to offer!
We start at the end of the street where it enters the Eixample, we discover the remains of the upper tombs of the old city, we pass some of its monasteries, I show you some of the city's oldest shops and restaurants, we visit the city's most famous market and finally arrive at the harbor, which has been the entrance to the city since ancient times.

Come with me to discover the Rambla and its surroundings and walk through two thousand years of history!

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Highlights

What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    Rambla de Canaletes, 08002 Barcelona,...
    Rambla de Canaletes, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
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    I wait by the big lamppost at the top of Las Ramblas. I have a hat and a folder under my arm.

  • 1
    Outside visit
    gutter fountain
  • 2
    Outside visit
    Plaza de la Vila in Madrid
  • 3
    Outside visit
    Church of the Mare de Déu de Betlem
  • 4
    Outside visit
    Palace of the Virreina
  • 5
    Outside visit
    Hospital of the Santa Creu of Barcelona
  • 6
    Outside visit
    Boqueria Market
  • 7
    Outside visit
    high school
  • 8
    Outside visit
    Basilica of Santa Maria del Pi
  • 9
    Outside visit
    Plaça Reial
  • 10
    Outside visit
    Guell Palace
  • 11
    Outside visit
    Theater Principal de Barcelona
  • 12
    Outside visit
    Monument to Columbus
  • 13
    Outside visit
    Port Vell

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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4.97
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4.91
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4.91
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Morena 23 May 2024
Walldorf

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Travelled in couple - May 2024
Aleix è stato molto competente e ci ha fatto visitare posti che non avevamo scoperto nonostante fossimo già passati da quelle parti. È stata una bella passeggiata tranquilla e molto interessante. Il piccolo gruppo ci ha permesso di godere appieno di questa esperienza. Grazie!
Lisa 16 May 2024
Vienna

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Travelled in couple - May 2024
Sehr gute Deutsch-Kenntnisse, erzählt genau das, was man als Tourist gerne erfahren würde. Auf den Punkt gebracht sozusagen.
Irene 08 May 2024
Vienna

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Travelled in group - May 2024
abgesehen von perfektem deutsch war alex eine quelle an wissen über geschichte und geschichten. er vermittelte und neue einblicke in die geschichte der stadt und wusste viele interessante details, die die vorangegangenen führungen abrundeten. ich hätte diese führung nicht missen wollen. danke
Andres 02 May 2024

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Travelled alone - Apr 2024
Die Tour war sehr unterhaltsam und angenehm. Man lernt auf angenehme Weise viele interessante Fakten über die Geschichte Barcelonas und Kataloniens und bekommt wichtige Informationen über die Stadt. Aleix war immer bereit, unsere Fragen zu beantworten. Ich würde die Tour mit ihm sehr empfehlen.
Karin 08 Apr 2024
Mannheim

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Travelled alone - Apr 2024
Ich kann unseren Guru nur empfehlen. Er konnte spontan alle gestellten Fragen ausführlich beantworten. Während der Tour haben wir viel geschichtliches aber auch aktuelle Informationen erhalten. Oftmals unterlegt mit alten Bildern vom Handy. Ich kann die Tour nur empfehlen.
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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.
Payment methods
Only cash payment is accepted.
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