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Private Barcelona Gothic Quarter Walking Tour

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Are you in search of an immersive Barcelona experience that takes you deep into the heart of the city? Look no further than the Private Barcelona Gothic Quarter Walking Tour!

Barcelona’s Gothic Quarter, nestled within Ciutat Vella, the city’s historic core, is a must-visit destination. This district is renowned as one of the most captivating areas in Barcelona and should be a top priority for anyone planning a stay in the Catalan capital.

The Gothic Quarter’s roots trace back to the medieval era, built upon the remains of the Roman town of Barcino. It served as the catalyst for the construction of the enchanting churches and palaces that continue to grace Barcelona’s landscape today, infusing the city with its distinctive charm.

Wandering through the narrow, labyrinthine streets of the Gothic Quarter on foot is an ideal way to explore the city at a leisurely pace. While you can certainly explore this area independently, the truth is that every wall and building here conceals captivating stories from Catalan culture. These stories become all the more accessible with the guidance of a knowledgeable local guide on your very own Private Barcelona Gothic Quarter Walking Tour.

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Duration ⌛2:30 hs

Available languages: Spanish, English, Italian, French, French, Portuguese, German, Chinese, Russian, Arabic

Type of tour: Barcelona Private tours

On this remarkable Private Barcelona Gothic Quarter Walking Tour, your guide’s focus will be on unveiling the hidden treasures of the city’s oldest district. Our journey commences with the arrival of the Romans in the Catalan region and delves into the pivotal moment when they chose to establish one of their empire’s crown jewels: the magnificent Barcino.

The heart of this Roman settlement evolved into a melting pot of cultures over the centuries, giving rise to some of the most iconic edifices along the Mediterranean’s shores. Among these architectural marvels, you’ll discover not only the residences of its inhabitants but also the grand government structures and temples that once graced this vibrant city.

The final price will depend on the number of participants in the group. The guides who lead our tours are accredited professionals with the necessary training to answer any questions you may have for them on the tour.

*Tickets are included in the price.

*Dollar prices are approximate depending on fluctuation

Adults Low Season (from October 1st to April 30th)

PeopleTotal Price(Price x person)
1 person199€/213$199€/213$ person
2 people178€/190$89€/95$ person
3 people267€/295$89€/95$ person
4 people or more70€/75$ person

Adults High Season (from May 1st to September 30th)

PersonesTotal Price(Price x person)
1 person302€/322$330€/322$person
2 people271€/289$136€/145$person
3 people406€/432$203€/216$person
4 people or more107€/114$ person

Children (up to 11 years old)

  • Free


For large groups of 10 people or more, please contact us privately via form, email (, or whatsapp.

Our walking tour of the Gothic Quarter includes several stops, where our guide will give you explanations about what you’re looking at, so you can understand in depth the history, culture and traditions of the Catalan people.

If you have any questions, there will be no problems clarifying them, taking the necessary time so that all participants have understood every detail and concept and enjoyed each of the city’s emblematic spaces.

The main stops on this route are:

1. Plaça del angel
2. Basílica dels Sants Màrtirs Just i Pastor
3. Plaça de Sant Jaume
4. MUHBA Temple d’August
5. Plaça del Rei
6. Catedral de Barcelona
7. La Casa de l’Ardiaca
8. Basilica de Santa Maria del Pi
9. Carrer Petritxol
10. Palacio Virreina

The tour schedules are carried out in two time slots:

  • Morning: 10.30 a.m.
  • Afternoon: 4.30 p.m.

If you are unable to attend the Private Gothic Quarter tour, you can cancel 48 hours in advance and receive a full refund of the tour price. If you cancel later than this but up to 1 hour in advance, you will be refunded 50% of your booking, but if you cancel even later or do not show up, you will not be refunded.

Tour language

We have guides who can give tours in Spanish, English, Italian, French, Portuguese, German, Chinese, Russian and Arabic.

What does the tour include?

The price of the tour includes a 2:30 hours private tour of the Gothic Quarter, led by an expert local guide.


The tour lasts 2:30 hs and a half hours.

How late can I book?

You can book your tour of the Gothic Quarter up to 48 hours before it begins, if there are still places available. We recommend that you book a little further in advance to ensure your place on the tour.


This tour is accessible for people with reduced mobility. However, we recommend that you notify us when you make your booking, so that we can be 100% sure that it is fully accessible.


The tour is pet-friendly (except you want to enter in the cathedral).

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Meeting point:

The meeting point is at Plaça de l’Àngel.

How to find us

You can find us at Plaça de l’Àngel, Barcelona. The guide will have already contacted you with more details if necessary. We will provide them with your phone number and name, so that they can contact you in the event you cannot find each other.

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Delighted with the tour! Wonderful experience!
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Very nice views and pretty harbour.
Lucas García
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Highly recommended, a nice experience in the Gothic quarter.


The Gothic Quarter of Barcelona is where you can uncover the essence of the Catalan capital, which is why it’s recommended as the first thing to see when you visit the city.

You do not have to tip the guide at all, since the price you will pay for the tour already includes their work.

A tour of the Gothic Quarter is one of the essential ways to get to know the city, but Barcelona is not a city you can get to know in one day, so let us recommend you some more tours to take on your holiday:El Born and La Ciutadella, El Raval tour, Barceloneta’s tour, etc.

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