Barcelona Gourmet Food and La Boqueria Market Walking Tour

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Barcelona Gourmet Food and La Boqueria Market Walking Tour information and booking

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$28
Duration
2 hours
Departs from
Placa de Catalunya, Barcelona
Returns to
Concludes at Santa Caterina Market at approximately 12 or 12:30pm
Time of departure
English-speaking guide: 10:00amSpanish-speaking guide: 10:30am
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Tour description provided by Viator

Walk through the Old Town as you discover Barcelona's most emblematic gastronomic establishments. Learn about Catalan gastronomic culture, an essential ingredient of its cultural heritage.

Visit La Boqueria Market, the best known market in Spain, opened in 1836. La Boqueria Market sells a wide variety of local produce, such as vegetables, fish, meat, fruit, as well as foods from all over the world.

Also on the itinerary is "Mercat de Sta. Caterina" recently renovated by Enric Miralles & Benedetta Tagliabue studio, its most outstanding feature is the ceramic roof with 67 different colours.

During your walking tour you will also visit shops specializing in wine, chocolate and pastries. You will have the chance to try samples of traditional Catalan products, such as fruits in La Boqueria Market, and a catalan tapa plus drink at the end of the tour.

What's included

  • Local guide
  • Walking tour
  • 2 tastings

What isn't included

  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Hotel pickup and drop off