This is a very special day-tour with lots of interesting insights on the places we visit from a knowledgeable guide. The tour covers all the main highlights of Barcelona including the famous buildings and monuments designed by the renowned architect Anthoni Gaudi, such as the Sagrada Familia, Casa Batllo, Park Guell, and more. It also includes a visit to the impressive national park of Montserrat – the ‘Serrated Mountain’. Prepare for gorgeous views of Catalonia from the top and learn about the legend of the Black Virgin. Visit the mountain-top Basilica and if available, you will also enjoy a performance by “La Escolania”, which is the oldest children’s choir in Europe.
Here is a list of places you can expect to see on a typical full-day visit:
La Sagrada Familia – world-famous architectural masterpiece
Park Guell – Gaudi’s Park with beautiful views – and skip-the-line entry
Passeig de Gracia – Barcelona’s most luxurious strip
La Pedrera / Casa Mila – Gaudi’s famous building in Barcelona
Casa Batllo – Gaudi’s astounding contribution to Modernisimo
Casa Amatller – part of the famous trio ‘Apple of Discord’
Casa Morera – part of the famous trio ‘Apple of Discord’
Plaza Espanya – the most impressive plaza in Barcelona
The National Palace – an impressive site with great views
The Olympic Ring – see the site of the 1992 Olympic games
Montjuic – for great city views, history, and a view of the port
The Columbus Monument – for the world-famous explorer
Port Olympic – marina, shops, restaurants, galleries, & more
Plaza Catalunya – the famous plaza at the heart of Barcelona
Montserrat national park – offering great views, fascinating rock formations, an impressive Basilica, site of the spiritual black Madonna (and the holy grail…?? some people say so – though we haven’t found it yet…!), and when available – a performance by La Escolania – the famous European boys’ choir
Your adventure awaits!
Providing private and small-group tours in and around Barcelona. Enjoy a personal pickup at the start of the tour from your hotel, the cruise port, or the airport, and we will take you to wherever you need to go at the end of the tour. Top rated on Trip Advisor and continuously voted as the best option in Barcelona by reviewers on cruise critic and luxury cruise talk.