Free tour

Free Tour of La Barceloneta and La Ciudadela park

Duration: 2h
Languages: Spanish
Quality Verified Registered on November 14, 2022

We are a group of guides passionate about Barcelona and we want to invite all travelers, not so travelers and curious locals to get to know this wonderful city in a closer way, so that they can enjoy it to the fullest and perhaps end up falling in love, like us. When you decide to travel, don't you feel an emotion that you can't explain? An adrenaline that invades you, makes you smile and leaves you breathless? We call this almost inexplicable feeling Resfeber: that emotion of something new that is about to arrive and you don't know where it may take you.

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  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free
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Tour description

On this tour, we will not only explore the natural beauty and history of Barcelona, ​​but we will also immerse ourselves in its transformations and evolution over time , from the Universal Exhibition of 1888 to the 1992 Olympic Games, events that left a mark indelible in the city and forged it as one of the most important cities in the world.

We will find the imposing Arc de Triomphe, built as the main entrance to the exhibition. We will walk through the lush gardens of the Ciutadela Park , where we will discover the greenhouses that house a

diversity of exotic and tropical plants, offering an oasis of greenery in the middle of the city.
We will stop in front of the magnificent monumental waterfall, which captivates with its beauty and elegance. We will also admire the architecture of the Parliament of Catalonia , whose imposing presence evokes the military, political and historical importance of this region.
At the end of the tour we will enter the neighborhood of La Barceloneta , where the city meets the sea. Did you know that fishermen used to live there?

We will learn about the transformation of the beach from an industrial area to a popular tourist destination, especially after the 1992 Olympic Games , which spurred urban renewal and revitalized the coastal area.

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What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    Arc de Triomf, Ciutat Vella, 08018 Ba...
    Arc de Triomf, Ciutat Vella, 08018 Barcelona, Spain
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    - The guide will be waiting for you at the Arc de Triomphe with an orange umbrella

  • 1
    Outside visit
    Arc de Triomphe of Barcelona
  • 2
    Outside visit
    Citadel Park
  • 3
    Outside visit
    Parliament of Catalonia
  • 4
    Outside visit
    La Barceloneta
  • 5
    Outside visit
    Barceloneta beach

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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Beatriz 10 Jul 2024

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Travelled in group - Jul 2024
El guru movió mi reserva a otra hora. Yo reacomodé mi agenda para aceptar la hora que propuso, y a la hora indicada, ya en el punto de encuentro dijo que no realizaría el tour porque no había gente suficiente. Eso hubiera podido saberlo antes de hacernos reagendar, o haber hecho el tour pues finalmente nosotros si llegamos y no avisó con anticipación. Nos hizo perder unas horas de nuestra estadía en Barcelona mientras buscamos en que ocupar ese tiempo
Irene 07 Jul 2024

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Travelled in group - Jul 2024
Aunque el tour estaba planificado para las 11:00 horas, el día anterior recibí un correo electrónico informando de que el tour comenzaría a las 10:00 horas. Esa misma mañana le escribí un mensaje al guía, para confirmar la hora, y a las 11:00 horas, en el punto de encuentro, solo nos encontrábamos el guía, otra chica y yo, por lo que no se alcanzó el número mínimo de asistentes a la actividad.
Maribel 04 Jun 2024

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Travelled alone - Jun 2024
Hermoso tour, el parque es maravilloso y terminar en la Barceloneta es genial. Gracias por la bella experiencia. Recomendado 100%.
Melisa 21 May 2024

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Travelled alone - May 2024
Super recomendado el tour. Nuestro guía fue Diego, un muchacho venezolano muy buena onda y con mucho conocimiento para compartir con el grupo sobre los lugares que visitamos, fue muy amable y agradable. Nuestro paseo fue entretenido y muy ameno. Gracias :)
Aurora 14 May 2024

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Travelled in couple - May 2024
Un tour muy recomendable para conocer un barrio una zona importante en la vida y la historia de Barcelona, especialmente si te lo explican de forma amena y con rigor desde el punto de vista histórico y artístico. Gran profesional el guía, nos hizo olvidar hasta que llovía
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Who is this tour for?

Suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Does not accept large group reservations.
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
A minimum of 4 people is 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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