Tour of mysterious and illicit Barcelona

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Are you looking for a tour of the mysterious and forbidden Barcelona? Do you dare discover the darker side of Barcelona?

All that glitters is not gold, as you will discover on our route through mysterious Barcelona, where you will get to know the city’s darker side. Barcelona is the capital of colour, sun and good vibes. It’s a place that offers a relaxed lifestyle, where socialising is never hard, as there’s always something to celebrate.

But don’t be fooled! Beyond this happy facade, hidden in the shadows, is where you can get to know the other side of Barcelona. Only by venturing into the darkness, with a guide who knows all the secrets, can you discover the truths that the inhabitants of Barcelona have never wanted you to know.

Beware! This tour of illicit Barcelona is only for the bravest travellers, who are not afraid to know the truth.

Tour rating:

5/5

Duration ⌛:2h

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

Our mysterious Barcelona tour has been designed to let you get to know the history of the city through the most obscure crimes and incidents that have taken place in its streets over the centuries. You can learn about stories like the Vampire of El Raval and the robbery at the Central Bank.

You will discover all this as you take a leisurely stroll through the city, accompanied by your guide. Tour of mysterious and illicit Barcelona – Willy’s Plan 🍃

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

Adults and teenagers (12 years old and over)

People Total price (Price x person)
1 person $218 $218 / person
2 people $195 $97 / person
3 people $295 $97 / person
4 people or more $76 / person

Young children (up to 11 years old)

  • Free

Our tour of illicit Barcelona will start at Sant Antoni metro station, where the guide will gather the whole group and give you a short introduction about what you are about to discover. Then your tour will begin, taking you through the streets of El Raval and the Gothic Quarter, up Las Ramblas and into Plaça Catalunya.

Throughout the tour, your guide will make several stops to explain all the bloody events that took place in each particular spot in the city.

The tour schedules are carried out in two time slots:

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

Cancellation of this tour is free of charge, provided you do it up to 48 hours before it starts. If you cancel less than 48 hours before the tour 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-hour tour of Barcelona’s dark side, led by a local expert.

Duration

The tour lasts 2 and half hours.

How late can I book?

You can book your tour of mysterious Barcelona up to 24 hours before it begins. We recommend that you book a little further in advance to ensure that we have guides available to accompany you on this experience.

Accessibility

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 the tour is fully accessible.

Pets

The tour is pet-friendly.

Meeting point:

The meeting point will be at the Villarroel exit to Sant Antoni metro station (on the L2 line).

How to find us

You can find us at the Villarroel exit to Sant Antoni metro station. To get there, get off at Sant Antoni metro station (on the L2 line) and go out onto the street through the Villarroel exit, where you will find your guide.

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.

Esteban Ordoño
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We were thrilled with the tour. Highly recommended
Maria Isabel
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To be honest we went in a bit clueless as to what we'd find on the tour, but the guide did a great job and we loved it.
Esther Silvestre
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A really alternative tour, we discovered a thousand and one things we didn't know about this great city Barcelona. Highly recommended!
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FAQ

Every city has its dark side, which most of the time is concealed under a cloak of happiness, so that tourists never discover the truth behind the streets they visit. But we wanted to unveil everything because we believe that you deserve to know even the most sinister events that took place in Barcelona.

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

Our route through mysterious Barcelona is one of the most fun and exciting ways to get to know the city, but 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: Gràcia district, Barceloneta, Barcelona’s markets, etc.

Any questions? Contact us!

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