GAUDI & MODERNISM

FREE WALKING TOUR

OVERVIEW

Take a trip through late 19th/early 20th century upmarket Barcelona, to see the life and works of Catalunya’s architectural genius Antoni Gaudí and his contemporaries.

Explore the social, cultural and political forces that literally shaped the physical appearances of these stunning buildings, from the houses of surgeons, industrialists and chocolatiers through to the masterpiece La Sagrada Familia!

THINGS TO KNOW

FREE TOUR
It starts for free, then you decide how much it's worth.
TIME
Tour starts at 11:00am.
Everyday.
DURATION
Tour takes around
2 - 2:30 hours.

PLACES WE VISIT

  • Passeig de Gracia
  • Edificios Rocamora
  • Palau Malagrida
  • Casa Battlo
  • Casa Lleo Morera
  • Casa Amatller
  • La Pedrera
  • Sagrada Familia

MEETING POINT

Plaza Catalunya – beside the Police Station.

Metro Station: Catalunya.

Look for our BAT logo on the turquoise umbrella!

BE LOCAL TIPS

  • Starting the tour early gives you more time to enjoy Barcelona, your holidays and lets you stay one step ahead of the crowd.
  • You don’t have to reserve, but to give you the best quality experience we limit the numbers on each tour. If you have not booked, we suggest arriving at least 15 minutes before the scheduled time to allow you to get a space on the tour of your choice.
  • There will be a short two-stop metro journey to the Sagrada Familia (fare not included). Please bring a metro pass. A T-10 pass (€9.95) gives you 10 trips and can be shared while a single ticket costs €2.15.
  • The tour does not include a visit to the interior of the buildings.
  • If you are a group of 8 or more people, please contact us for a personalised tour.
  • The tour is in English. Should you want a tour in a different language contact us for a private tour.
  • If you plan to visit la Sagrada Familia you can book for around 2:00pm giving you plenty of time to enjoy the tour.

IMPORTANT: By clicking on the BOOK NOW button, you will be redirected to our Turitop service page (a new tab will open in your browser). Our booking system is handled by the Turitop service.

CLOSEST PLACES

At the end of the tour you’ll find yourself at a short walk from:

  • Hospital Sant Pau (5 mins)
  • Bodega Del Poblet – Don Pepe (3 mins)
  • Estrella Damm Old Brewery (10 mins)