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Ruta Barceloneta Barroca

Barceloneta Tour: History & Rooftop

La Barceloneta was originally formed outside the city walls during the 18th century by fishermen and their families, a neighbourhood designed by military engineers with the intention to accommodate the growing population of Barcelona and to set activities related to the port and war. This tour will help you to discover the historic and modern highlights of La Barceloneta, finishing with a glass of cava in the rooftop of the Museu d’Història de Catalunya, one of the best views of the city to enjoy Barcelona’s sunset.

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Stories and legends of the Gothic Quarter

Stories and legends of the Gothic Quarter Walking Tour Would you like to know how people used to live in Medieval Barcelona? Travel through time and discover its stories, its characters, their relation with the quarter and the way they lived and thought. Walk around  the narrow medieval streets and travel back in time to discover the enthralling history of Barcelona’s Gothic Quarter thanks to this amazing walking tour. The remains of medieval times hidden in these streets, will help us to give life to the unknown corners of the city that doesn´t appear in the guidebooks!

Ruta la Catedral del mar Barcelona

The Cathedral Of The Sea

Literary walking tour “The Cathedral of the Sea” inspired by the novel of Ildefonso Falcones. This literary tour will let you relive the stories of this exciting novel through its different locations; places that after almost 700 years we will revisit from a different perspective whilst admiring the Gothic Quarter of Barcelona. This is a unique opportunity to learn more about the characters and about one of the most emblematic monuments of Barcelona, Santa Maria del Mar, the apogee of Catalan Gothic art.

Panoramica de Barcelona

Barcelona Panoramic

Barcelona Panoramic + EXTRAS Accompanied by an official guide, will carry out a panoramic view of Barcelona where we will start by the Paseo de Gracia to admire the modernist architecture of the city with La Casa Batlló, la Pedrera and fantastic lanterns that adorn the Paseo de Gracia. We will continue towards the Paseo de San Juan, passing by the House of ‘Les Punxes’, Arc de Triomphe, Parc de la Ciutadella, reaching the coastal facade and the famous district of “La Barceloneta”. We will first stop at the post office building to continue our walking tour, visiting the Born neighbourhood with its impressive church of Santa Maria of the sea and the Gothic quarter with the streets and the Cathedral of Barcelona. We will finish our panoramic in Plaza Cataluña.

tour literario la sombra del viento

The Shadow of the Wind Literary Tour

Literary tour of “The Shadow of the Wind”, inspired by the book of Carlos Ruiz Zafón. You can read any book, but just with few it’s possible to live and breathe them. We present this walking tour as a unique opportunity to wander around the amazing Barcelona depicted in “The Shadow of the Wind”, a novel that has captivated thousands of readers all around the world. From letters to words, from imagination to reality.

visita torre de les aigües Besòs Barcelona

Torre de las Aguas del Besòs

Torre de los sueños. Visita la Torre de les Aigües del Besòs En mitad de una plaza del Poblenou pervive una construcción única , un edificio que nació del sueño de abastecer de agua a una ciudad, la Barcelona del último tercio del siglo XIX . La Torre de las Aguas del Besòs es uno de los pocos elementos que han sobrevivido del patrimonio industrial en el litoral de Barcelona . Una edificación del siglo XIX que después de 3 años de rehabilitación abre por primera vez al público .

Ruta Barcelona de Cine

Ruta BCN de Cine. Recorrido por los escenarios de algunas de las películas rodadas en la ciudad Descubre la ciudad como nunca la has visto, conoce los secretos de la última película de Woody Allen y además, haz un recorrido por las localizaciones de la Barcelona más cinematográfica: Pedro Almodóvar y “Todo sobre mi madre” o la superproducción “El perfume”. Atrévete a pasear por la ciudad de las estrellas de todas las épocas: Javier Bardem, Penélope Cruz, Scarlett Johansson, Celicia Roth, Ben Whishaw, Daniel Brühl, Claudia Cardinale, Rita Hayworth, John Wayne…