Girona half day walking tour

Tour Number

Activity Level

421266


Categories

Shore Excursion, First Time Visitor, Day Trip / Out of Town, City

Details

Kid Friendly: No.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 6

Language(s)

explanation

Catalan (fluent), English (fluent), French (conversational), Spanish (fluent), Italian (fluent), Portuguese (conversational)

The essence of medieval times and remarkable jewish past


Girona has something to offer. It's oldest neighborhood still remains close to it's XIVh century past. Some things change fast some others remain. Girona has some of old times that has prevailed. The famous show Game of Thrones choose the city as a film location for season 6. It's hilly composition makes the walking mandatory, and so are the stairs. Catholic churches form XII century, walls from roman times, Jewish past from more than 600 years. Girona has certainly something to offer to you.

Itinerary

To arrive to Girona by car from Barcelona takes from 1h20 to 1h40 depending on the traffic. Once in Girona the walking tour takes around 3 hours.
First we see the colorful houses on the river Onyà, typical postard of Girona, further steps will let us in the oldest part of the city discovering St Felix church, the old Monastery of St Pere de Galligans, the Cathedral. Very steep alleys of the jewish area called "el Call" bring to some parts of the ancient walls. Finally the city hall and Girona's own Rambla with a surprising bridge designed by Eiffel himself will show us back to the car and to Barcelona.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: I will meet you at your hotel, cruise terminal or as previously agreed

End location: I will drop you off at your hotel, cruise terminal or as previously agreed

Duration: 6 hours

This tours requires walking and going up and down many stairways

Transportation

Van with expert driver

What’s Included

Other: Car and driver from Barcelona to Girona. Guided walking tour to the old area of Girona

Estimated Local Cash Needed

15 euro - Optional entrance at the Cathedral, the Ancient Baths or the Jewish museum

What’s Extra

Other: Entrance fees to Cathedral (3€), Ancien Baths (2€) or Jewish Museum (2€)

Private tour guide Dolça

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