Art and Architecture of Barcelona: Full-Day Highlights Tour
Experience the many facets of Barcelona – its art and architecture, the faces of the antique and modern, in an eclectic full-day tour on foot, by bus, and from the heights, from the center to the sea, and the traditions of Spain!
Continue the visit driving up Montjuïc, where you will enjoy a cable card ride with breathtaking views of the city. The bus will pick you up at the last station and you will continue your Montjuïc visit passing by the sports facilities built for the 1992 Olympic Games, until you get to the Spanish Village. Visit this charming place where you can admire a collection of traditional buildings from all over Spain, and a demonstration of a selection of the handcrafts made in this country.
After the visit to the Spanish village, you will arrive at the Plaza de Catalunya, the starting point of the guided walking tour of the old city center. Your tour finishes at the Plaza de Catalunya, in front of the Hard Rock Café, in the city center at a 10 minutes walking distance from our office.
For the second part of the tour, head to the Sagrada Familia (Holy Family) Basilica, Gaudi’s unfinished masterpiece which is Barcelona’s most famous landmark. The guide will take you on a walking tour of the exterior of the Sagrada Familia, to admire the richly and symbolically decorated facades, where vaults reach up to seventy meters.
Next you will discover Gaudi’s bizarre Park Güell which has been declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The tour continues to Passeig de Gràcia to see Gaudi’s famous apartment buildings, la casa Mila “La Pedrera” and Casa Batlló. The tour ends near the Casa Batlló at Passeig de Gràcia 43.
• Air conditioned motor coach.
• Bilingual official guide.
• Entrance fee to Spanish Village.
• Montjuïc cable car.
• Guided walking tour of the Park Güell with entrance.
• Guided walking tour of the outside of the Sagrada Familia.
• Guided walking tour of the Passeig de Gràcia (Casa Milà “La Pedrera” and Casa Batlló).
What’s Not Included:
• Food and drink
• Hotel pick-up and drop-off
• Entrance to the Gothic Cathedral
• Entrance to Sagrada Familia
• Entrance to Casa Batlló and Casa Milà “La Pedrera”
Good to Know:
Please note that from 2nd November to 31st March the itinerary of the tour changes, and we will visit Park Güell before the Sagrada Familia.