Gothic Quarter, Olympic Village, Montjuic with Cable Car Ride

Cultural & Theme Tours in Spain
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Tour description

Half-day excursion around Barcelona that will allow you to discover the history of the city while visiting some of the most important places in a comfortable and easy way. Discover the exuberance and beauty of Barcelona on a 4.5-hour morning tour. Perfect for first-time visitors, this tour is the ideal introduction to Barcelona's famous sights, including a sightseeing tour from the coach of Passeig de Gracia street where you will see all of Gaudi's famous buildings, the Olympic Village (Vila Olimpica) and the beautiful Montjuic mountain. 

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Gothic Quarter (Barri Gotic), Barcelona, CataloniaDuring this early visit we will see Las Ramblas, the Cathedral Square, The Cathedral, the Old Jewish Quarter, among other interesting places. You will be given of some free time to visit the Cathedral by yourself. Duration: 1 hourPass By: Passeig de Gracia, Barcelona, CataloniaLater we will take our bus to start with a panoramic tour around the rest of the city. We will pass through the elegant Passeig de Gràcia Street, where there are located two of the most important Gaudi’s buildings (Casa Batlló and Casa Milà “la Pedrera”), the Triumph Arc, the Olympic Village and the Olympic Port. Stop At: Teleferic de Montjuic, Barcelona, CataloniaFor the next part of the visit we will access to the Montjuic Mountain. This is an important place because was the main scenery of the Olympic Games in the 1992. We will see the Olympic stadium from the bus and later we will have the opportunity to enjoy the panoramic views of the city riding the aerial tramway (subject to the weather conditions).Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Poble Espanyol, Barcelona, CataloniaLocated in the heart of the Montjuic Mountain, Poble Espanyol was created from the desire to concentrate the soul of Spain in a single space. You will be able to have a nice walk as if you were in a typical Andalusian quarter, on the Santiago’s road or inside a medieval Catalan monastery; live watch the craftsman working with leather, jewels, guitars or glass; admire the works from Picasso, Dalí and Miró in the Contemporanean Museum Fran Daurel. In addition, you will experience the most popular Spain celebrations like Sanfermines, Tomatina and Castells thanks to the spectacular multimedia experience FIESTA. Duration: 1 hourStop At: Montjuic Castle, Barcelona, CataloniaFor the next part we will visit the Montjuïc Castle. Its origins date back to 1640, being the oldest fortress in the city. During the centuries has been a watcher tower, dungeon, execution center and, above all, an ideal viewpoint to know what’s going on from a bird’s eye-view. Today, it is an incomparable landscape to enjoy a 360º panoramic picture of Barcelona and being part of the numerous social, civil and cultural events taking place here. Take a trip to Barcelona's hectic past and enjoy the most privileged views of the city.Duration: 1 hour

What's included

  • Transport to the monuments.
  • Bilingual guide
  • Radio guide system.
  • Montjuïc cable car ride.
  • Lunch Menu in Restaurant La Font de Prades (If option selected)
  • Montjuïc Castle entrance fee.
  • Entrance fee to The Cathedral.
  • Poble Espanyol Entrance Fee (If option selected)
  • Entry/Admission - Teleferic de Montjuic
  • Entry/Admission - Poble Espanyol
  • Entry/Admission - Montjuic Castle

What's not included

  • Lunch or other services not specified above.
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transport from Poble Espanyol to city center.


  • Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city
  • Led by a local guide
  • All entrance fees included
  • Great overview and orientation of the city