Gothic Quarter and Born District Private Tour

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Tour Number

Activity Level

314790


Categories

City, First Time Visitor, Local Experience, Religious Heritage

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 8

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), Catalan (fluent), French (advanced), Italian (basic), Spanish (fluent)

Explore in depth the Gothic Quarter and Born District with a private tour guide


Embark yourself on a walking tour in the heart of medieval Gothic Quarter and let me show you all the highlights of this quarter. Of course, I won't forget to share some local stories!

We will start our tour at Placa Catalunya (or I will pick you up from your hotel if you prefer) where you'll see the Gothic Cathedral, a famous landmark. Our tour will continue with Placa del Rei and two beautiful gothic constructions.
Next stop is the political Square of Barcelona just before we pass through the Jewish Quarter where you'll hear the story how the Jewish people banished from Spain by Queen Isabella at the end of the 15th century.
From there, we will make our way on La Rambla to the local market La Boqueria. Here, you'll get a glimpse at the gastronomic traditions of Catalan people and you can grab a yummy snack if you want.
Stroll through Placa del Rei and check the outstanding architecture of Santa Maria del Mar (14-century gothic church).
Our last stop it will be at the Cultural Centre el Born.

Itinerary

Placa Catalunya
La Rambla
La Boqueria
Santa Maria del Pi
Jewish Quarter
Sant Felip Neri
The Cathedral of Barcelona
Placa del Rei
The Columns of Augustus
The political Square of Barcelona
Born District
Santa Maria del Mar
Carrer Montcada
Centre Cultural El Born

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Apple Store Placa Catalunya

End location: Cultural Center El Born

Duration: 4 hours

Transportation

Walking

What’s Included

Private Tour Guide (the tour is for your party only, no strangers will join)

Estimated Local Cash Needed

10 Euros - Coffee
Snack in La Boqueria

What’s Extra

Food
Entrance to the Synagogue (optional - 3 Euros)

Restrictions

I am a local tour guide, but cannot give explanations inside Sagrada Familia; I do explain it from the outside, where most of the information is. I can recommend where to buy tickets with NO WAITING LINES, or I can customise a tour with tickets included.

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