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Barcelona Walking Tour Gòtic

A Guided Tour through Barcelona's Fascinating Gothic District

If you would like to find out about the historic events in the oldest part of Barcelona don't miss out this walking tour. During the walking tour you will see many sights of the old town of Barcelona. The guide will explain every detail about the history of Barcelona from Roman times to the medieval period while you walk through narrow, cobbled streets with wrought-iron street lamps, and admire ancient buildings, museums, squares and small palaces.  Every step of the tour is full of history, charm and magic.

Highlights of the Gotic Tour

  • Gothic cathedral
  • Roman fortifications, main gate Plaza Nova, Picasso
  • Plaça de Pi and the gothic church Maria from the pine
  • Call (Jewish Quarter), Plaça de Sant Felipe Neri
  • Plaça de Sant Jaume (Town Hall Square, Generalitat and City Hall)
  • Pont del Bisbe (Neo-Gothic bridge)
  • Augustus Temple
  • Arciu de la Corona d Arago (Archive of the Crown Aragons), Palace of the Governor
  • Tower of King Martin, House of the Executioner
  • Trip to the Borne district: Santa Maria del Mar, Bubó (only in the Private Tour)
  • Church of Santa Anna, built by crusaders (only in the Private Tour)
  • Passeig del Born (halved house), Mercado del Born (only in the Private Tour)
  • Traditional shops from the 18th and 19th centuries (only in the Private Tour)
  • And of course churros in one of the best churrerias (only in the Private Tour)

Highlights Gothic Tour

  • The two-hours long guided tour through the Gothic district
  • Meeting point is at Plaça Sant Jaume, you will receive detailed directions along with the voucher

Private Gothic Tour

  • Experience a private 3,5-hours long guided tour through the Gothic district
  • English-speaking guide is exclusively for your group
  • Stop at one of the best "Churrerias"
  • Meeting point is Plaça Catalunya, you will receive detailed directions along with the voucher

Hightlights Barcelona Card

  • Free use of public transport with the Barcelona Card
  • Free and reduced admission to over 120 attractions and other services. On our booking page you will find the detailed list with the included services of the Barcelona Card
  • With the Barcelona Card you receive a 50% discount on the Gothic Tour

Times Gothic Tour

From November to December 2018

  • English: daily at 9:30
  • Spanish/Catalan: Thursdays and Saturdays at 11:30
  • French: Tuesdays and Thursdays at 17:00

From January 2019 to March 2019

  • English: daily at 9:30
  • Catalan: Saturdays at 12:00

From April 2019 to October 2019

  • English: daily at 9:30
  • Spanish: Saturdays at 12:00
  • French: Thursdays at 12:00

From November 2019 to December 2019

  • English: daily at 9:30
  • Catalan: Saturdays at 12:00

 No tours on 1/1, 6/1, 25/12, and 26/12.


Times Private Gothic Walking Tour

  • Mondays: 10:00 and 16:00
  • Tuesdays: 15:30
  • Wednesdays: 10:00 and 16:00
  • Thursdays: 15:30
  • Fridays: 16:00
  • Sundays: 15:30

No guided tours on 1 January, 25 and 26 December


Booking Information Gòtic Tour

  • Booking is really simple: just enter the number of people you would like to book for, choose the desired date and click on "Add to cart"
  • Immediately after booking you will receive an e-mail confirming that we received the booking
  • Within 48 hours you will receive a binding booking confirmation

Booking Information for the Barcelona Card

  • You will receive the Barcelona Cards here for a favourable online price
  • Booking is really simple: select the product on the upper right and enter the desired number
  • Select the shipping method (mail or voucher by e-mail)
  • Then click on "Add to cart"

Free Time Selection and Validity of Barcelona Card

  • Full flexibility: You can choose yourself from when you would like to use the Barcelona Card. Our voucher and tickets are valid the entire calendar year
  • Starting with the first use the Barcelona Card is valid for 72, 96 or 120 hours


  • Shipping by e-mail (free shipping): Immediately after booking you will receive the voucher, with which you can pick up your booked Barcelona Cards directly at the airport or at several locations in the city area (issuing offices stated on the product page Barcelona Card or on the voucher).

Cancellation Policy Gòtic Tour

  • A free cancellation is possible up to 48 hours prior to the event. You will receive a full refund.
  • In case of a later cancellation or a no-show a refund won't be possible.
  • No cancellation fees.
  • If the tour is not feasable because of bad weather or for reasons that can't be influenced by us, we will give you a full refund. A cancellation will occur on site by the guide.

Cancellation Policy of the Barcelona Card

  • Booking without risk: unused Barcelona Cards received via post can be returned to us until January 15 of the following year, you will receive a full refund
  • The booking with shipping via e-mail can be cancelled up to six weeks after booking, however no later than January 15 of the following year
  • No cancellation fees

Why book the Private Gothic Walking Tour?

Explore in a familiar atmosphere the fascinating Old Town district with one of our experienced guides exclusively for your group. As you stroll through the streets, you get a special access to Barcelona and you will experience the unique flair of this Mediterranean metropolis. Barcelona is anything but a dusty museum. With our 3,5 hours private tour you get a deeper insight and discover corners that are hard to find alone. And we tell you stories that are not in any travel guide. A highlight certainly is the stop at one of Barcelona's best "Churrerias".

If you simply want to get a brief and compact overview of the Gothic quarter, the 2,5 hours tour might be your choice.