Please contact the Shore Excursion Department at email@example.com to review full details on this tour. Tour must be booked in advance of the cruise in order to secure equipment and departure time.Depart pier & travel thru downtown Barcelona for sightseeing. Guide points out Barcelona highlights of Columbus Monument, Las Ramblas, Cataluna Square & Paseo de Gracia. Pass Gaudi Houses La Pedrera and Casa Batllo. Stop to view exterior of the Sagrada Familia. Guide provides explanation from exterior. Continue to Gothic Quarter with its cobblestone streets to see 13th century Cathedral. Proceed to Mont Juic Hill. Drive thru site of 1992 Olympic Games. Make a photo stop at Mirador del Alcalde.
Please contact the Shore Excursion Department at firstname.lastname@example.org to review full details on this tour. Tour must be booked in advance of the cruise in order to secure equipment and departure time.
Departing from the port, your coach will proceed with a panoramic drive along Columbus monument and the bottom of the famous promenade of La Rambla which connects the port with Cataluña Square, considered the heart of the city. From there, you will continue the panoramic drive along Passeig de Gracia, the best-known boulevard in town. Your guide will point out one of the masterpieces of Gaudi's architecture, the Casa Milà or known by Barcelonans as "La Pedrera House" and Casa Batllo. Once the coach reaches Diagonal Avenue, you will enter the upper Eixample area where the Sagrada Familia Temple is located. From the exterior, guides will provide an explanation of the relevant details of the Temple. Once finished, continue to Montjuich Hill, which was claimed by the city on the occasion of the 1929 International Exposition, when the mountain was developed and trade fair halls and sports installations were constructed as well as the parks and gardens which are to be found all over the mountain. Today it is the most important recreational area in Barcelona. You will pass through the Olympic Ring before making a brief stop at the Mirador del Alcalde for panoramic photos before returning to the ship.
Note: Guests must be able to walk approximately 0.25 mile over even and cobblestone surfaces. Time permitting; guests will have approximately 15 minutes for shopping at Sagrada Familia. There are no interior visits on this tour.
This tour is designed for those guests who are full time wheelchair users. Space permitting, we will try to accommodate guests with walking difficulties, those unable to handle steps or extended periods of walking or standing. The vehicle used on this excursion is adapted with an access ramp (or lift where available) to accommodate a limited number of wheelchairs. In order to use the ramp and/or lift, guests must be seated in a wheelchair or scooter. Due to liability issues, participants cannot stand on the ramp to be lifted into the vehicle.
Tour must be booked in advance of the cruise in order to secure equipment and departure time. Guests interested in this tour must contact in advance of the cruise the Shore Excursion Department at email@example.com to review full details on this tour and availability.
Guests wishing to utilize a wheelchair (manual or electric) on this excursion must provide the total dimensions (height, length and width) and weight of the electric scooter or wheelchair at the time of booking to firstname.lastname@example.org. Use of a motorized scooter is not guaranteed on this excursion. Please note that this information is subject to change and availability is not guaranteed.
Please note La Pedrera will not be seen on this tour due to venue restoration in 2014. However other modernist houses will be seen at Passeig the Gracia during your drive through the city.
This tour can only be secured in advance of the cruise on a first come - first served basis. Space is limited but a minimum participation is required in order for the tour to operate.
Should the required minimum not be met to operate this tour separately, BR32 Easy Barcelona will be combined with participants on BR16 Panoramic Barcelona in order to operate both tours.