This is the perfect tour for those who aim to discover not only Barcelona's rich past and his main stories but also to experience his food culture. A walking tour through the 2 main markets in the city, La Boqueria and Santa Catarina, will help you to understand the Mediterranean cuisine and Catalan gastronomic ingredients, with the opportunity to stop and taste some local drinks and snacks.
Discover Barcelona’s vibrant culture and incredible flavors on a guided walking tour of the Gothic Quarter and merchant markets before exploring independently. Join a knowledgeable guide on foot through old Gothic Quarter cobblestone streets, admiring stunning architecture and historic churches. Visit 13th-century Market of the Boqueria and Santa Caterina Market, a church turned bazaar, to taste Spanish fare with complimentary beverage in hand. Freely roam around lively Plaza Catalunya and along Las Ramblas’ shopping boulevard.
• Guided Walking Tour: Set out on foot alongside an informative guide past the Gothic Quarter’s stunning edifices and historic churches.
• Market Tasting: Taste regional fare and enjoy a complimentary beverage at both Market of the Boqueria and Santa Caterina Market.
• Free Time: Roam around bustling Plaza Catalunya, known for its street entertainers, and shop along the famous Las Ramblas’ boulevard.
What To Bring:
• SeaPass card and photo identification
• Cash/credit cards
• Sun protection
What To Wear:
• Hat and sunglasses
• Walking shoes
• Shoes with non-slip soles
• Guests must be able to walk approximately 2.5 miles over various uneven surfaces, cobblestone streets, inclines and steps.
• Consider physical fitness and medical history when selecting tour.
• Pregnant women and guests with back/neck problems should not select this tour.
• A single glass of wine or beer will be provided per person at each market.
• Guests must be of legal age to consume alcohol.
• Local currency will be required should guests want to make additional purchases.
• Consider dietary restrictions and food allergies when selecting this tour.