Barcelona Historic Walking Tour and Food Experience


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From $87.64

9 reviews   (5.00)

Price varies by group size

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Pricing Info: Per Person

Duration: 3 hours

Departs: madrid, spain

TicketType: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

Overview

Discover Spanish food & Barcelona history. As we venture through narrow back alleys & historic squares, we’ll learn about Barcelona from Roman times to the medieval golden era. With 3 stops in distinct restaurants we’ll also show you the broad variety of tapas!

After meeting in the Roman heart of the city it is time to build up your appetite! We will start our history walk through the oldest part of Barcelona: the Gothic Quarter. Our first stop is a traditional pinchos bar: snacks connected by cocktail stick to a slice of bread.

Afterwards we´ll pass through the medieval center: El Born. Learn about craftsmen & rich merchants of that time who left an impressive legacy with their palaces & the Basilica of Santa Maria del Mar. Our next tapas bar is known for its regionality - all the food comes from local fields & farms. We will try a variety of elaborated & high quality tapas.

After a desert stop you´ll have seen the old town of the city while having tried out a range of local food.


What's Included

3 drinks per person are included (soft drinks, beer, wine, vermouth)

3 pinchos + 1 desert per person + 3 tapas to share

Small Group of max. 6 if not otherwise booked


Traveler Information

  • CHILD: Age: 6 - 14
  • ADULT: Age: 15 - 99

Additional Info

  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • You should be able to walk for about 90 minutes.
  • COVID-19 vaccination required for guides
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Experience may be cancelled due to Insufficient travelers

What To Expect

We will make the connection form history to the current independence movement.

• Admission Ticket Free

Passeig del Born
You will discover at this square what the name El Born means.

• Admission Ticket Free

El Born / La Ribera
Learn about the medieval history of Barcelona. See palaces and churches.

• Admission Ticket Free

Basilica de Santa Maria del Mar
This impressive church was financed by the rich people of the neighbourhood.

• Admission Ticket Free

Gothic Quarter (Barri Gotic)
We will stroll through narrow backstreets and learn about the history of Barcelona.

• Admission Ticket Free

Placa de Sant Jaume
We will meet in the Roman heart of Barcelona and learn more about the history at this square.

10 minutes • Admission Ticket Free


Reviews

Excellent
RodyAndersonn, 24-08-2022
Lovely combination to discover Barcelona! We spent a great time with our guide Michael who showed us beautiful historic spots in the old town. His story telling was fascinating and he explained us many details about the Spanish food during the three stops. We particularly loved the pintxos! All the restaurants were well selected. We had a wonderful time! Thank you!
Food and History-A Great Combination
Luvtotravel_172, 24-05-2022
Booking with Christian I knew the tour would be top notch! Lots of great food and history, Barcelona is an amazing city and Christian’s research shares little known facts about many of the places we visited. Perfect blending of foodie and history experience.
Totally recomended!
in_sm783, 09-12-2021
We picked this experience for a company offsite, and everyone had such a good time doing it, the feedback is that is awesome to know more about the Barcelona History and Past as well as taste some unique delicacies. Christian is a very good guide, super nice and welcoming, it was a pleasure to have its tour and food experience, we felt it was really personalized for our big group (big thank you from our vegan/vegetarian folks!)!
Simply the Best
Paul B, 06-07-2021
After attending 4 food tours during my trip to Barcelona, my final was the best! Christian and his team are the only team that can accommodate on Sundays. They also made the purchase of the tour far simpler than the others are were engaged with me as soon as the purchase was made, over email. The day prior, he sent me a text to make sure everything was going well with my trip and that we were still on track for the same time and day. Not only was the food the best, but he also gave us wine and beer to drink at no additional charge, unlike the other food tours. He also gave us the most amount of food and was able to adjust his tour to our request, that we made the day of! I found this food tour to be the cheapest of the 4 I was on which begs the question, why would you be on any other tour besides Christian’s?!
The best virtual tour and food experience
546camillea, 18-12-2020
Thank you for this virtual Barcelona tour and food experience. I really enjoy the session, even if it was behind the screen :)




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