On this trip you can have a deep, global and complete vision of Barcelona, a city with a great architectural legacy left by times of great boom, ranging from the Middle Ages, with its extraordinary Gothic architecture that we can still look and feel, passing through great works of modernism and the transformation of the urban fabric that developed from the late XIX century and much of the XX century, to the construction of large monumental spaces and large works of contemporary architecture. All of them coexisting in a harmonious and exemplary way.
We will also take a clear vision of city planning in the city and how different events throughout history have impacted their growth and have been a reference in national and international urban planning.
Minimum: 12 participants – Maximum: 24 participants
Arrival in Barcelona from the place of origin. We will check-in at the hotel and start our tour, at 11 am approx. (depending on arrival time), on Paseo de Gracia, one of the most important routes in the city. There we can walk its streets and see great works of Catalan modernism, we will also walk through part of the Eixample and part of Rambla Catalunya where we will find a wide variety of lunch offers. For this we will have 2 hours.
Then we will move to La Sagrada Familia, visit their facilities by the hand of a specialized guide and then we will have time to see the museum that is inside.
After having breakfast at the hotel, we will go by public transport to Plaza España, where we will visit the C.C. Arenas and the Barcelona Pavilion by Mies Van der Rohe. We will continue towards the castle, the museum of Miró and we will go up towards the Olympic Ring of Montjüic, where besides appreciating its facilities we will be able to enjoy one of the best views of the city. From there we will go down by the funicular to Parallel and take the subway to the outskirts of the port, where we will have two hours for lunch.
After lunch, we will go to the dock to do a walk of 1.30h approx. in Catamaran, where we can appreciate the skyline of the city. And to end the day we will cross part of the Paseo Marítimo and we will have free time to enjoy this part of the city.
Our tour will start at the Arc de Triumph at 9 am, after having breakfast at the hotel. We will walk along the Paseo Luis Companys, where we will see how the transformation of the city begins after the 1888 exhibition, following the Mercado del Born and continuing through the Gothic Quarter, appreciating its architecture and culture. Here we will have 2 hours for lunch.
In the afternoon, we will start our tour in the Plaza San Jaume. From there we will go to the Rambla, where we will see various spaces and buildings such as the Plaza Real, Teatro Liceu, La Boqueria, among others. Then we will go to the Raval where we will see the Palau Güell, finishing our day tour at the MACBA.
After breakfast we will check-out at the hotel leaving our luggage in custody and we will go to Glories, where we will start our tour to see contemporary Barcelona, although in previous days we will have seen some buildings that represent this architectural style, here we can see concentrated many of these buildings. Among others, we will see the Torre Agbar, L’Auditori, the Mercat del Encant or the MediaTIC Building, ending our trip in Diagonal Mar where we will have lunch, see the Forum and return to the Hotel for our return home.
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All itineraries can be adjusted to the needs of the client, thus being able to include or exclude the desired services.