Discover for yourself the ancient relics of Barcelona’s Gothic Quarter. Sample local delicacies and roam the cobbled winding streets. Intimate groups led by an expert guide.
The heart of the Gothic Quarter is where the Roman Forum once stood. This has been a vibrant part of the city for over 2000 years. The district still stands in its original design of winding streets connected by vast open squares. Here you will find bustling open markets, political demonstrations and exciting festivals. Roam these labyrinth of cobbled streets adorned with bakeries, art galleries and boutiques. Spanish cuisine is world famous for its tapas and fine wines. Tour guests can sample the traditional mid-afternoon treat of churros con chocolate, before moving onto a glass or two of local wine as the day unfolds.
In The Gothic Quarter, visit the 14th century Barcelona Cathedral or the recently restored picturesque church, Santa Maria del Pi. The tour guide will offer information and stories behind these stunning works of architecture. An area of the Ciutat Vella (Old Town), which you will visit is El Raval. Here there are historical monuments such as the Monastery of Sant Pau del Camp, as well as newer features like the Modern Art Museum of Barcelona and the Maritime Museum. The city’s most famous market, La Boqueria, is also located here. Elsewhere you can visit the fashionable district of Ribera or get sand in between your toes at Barceloneta Beach! The tour also offers you the chance to visit the historic Jewish Quarter. This part of the city is home to what is presumed to be Europe’s oldest synagogue.
Barri Gótic is a brilliant place to tour due to its abundance of historical and cultural heritage. Whatever your tastes, this is a tour which offers something for everyone. The tour is led by a knowledgeable guide and in intimate groups of no more than 7 people. This makes your tour of Barri Gótic highly personalized and one to remember.
All aspects of our tours can be customized to give your ideal experience. From the starting times to the route, just get in touch if you have any special requests.
• Guided tour
What’s Not Included:
• Food and drinks
Good to Know:
• Starting times are flexible and can be adapted.
• The tour can be arranged in other languages upon request.
• Please contact tour company for groups larger than 6 people.