Gothic Quarter Walking Tour
The Barcelona Gothic Quarter – Walking Tour takes you right into the ancient heart of Barcelona – dating back 2000 years to the Roman colony of Barcino.
A tour of the streets, squares and old buildings of the Gothic Quarter giving an insight into its history.
Discover Barcelona’s development from a tiny Roman colony into a wealthy medieval seafarer’s and merchant’s city.
Strategically placed on a small hill overlooking the surrounding plains, the Roman temple marked the center of the first lasting settlement.
During the centuries this area changed over and over telling the rise and fall of the ruling empires until more than 500 years ago the Gothic Quarter’s face was shaped to what you can see today.
During our tour you will explore the indoors of: Augustus’ Temple, the Cathedral cloister, and the palatine chapel of Santa Àgata (Placa del Rei).
Total duration of the tour: 2 hours.
1. Placa Sant Jaume
2. Temple d’August
3. Claustre de la Catedral
4. Sant Sever
5. Placa de Sant Felip Neri
6. Palau Episcopal
7. Casa de l’Ardiaca
8. Muralles romanes
9. Casa de la Pia Almoina
11. Verger del Palau Reial Major
12. Palau del Lloctinent
13. Placa del Rei
14. Palau Reial Major
15. Carrer Llibreteria
16. Placa Sant Just
17. Antiga Facana de l’Ajuntament.
How to book this?
- Right after booking you will receive a voucher via email.
- Show it at the meeting point Placa Sant Jaume (exact address on your voucher). Please be there 10 minutes before departure.
- Free cancellation until 48h before the start time. Just send us an email and we will refund you – no questions asked!