Fascinated by the art of Pablo Picasso? Then, this 2-hour Barcelona walking tour of the locations connected to the 20th-century Spanish artist will fire your imagination. With an expert guide, set off to discover where Picasso studied, socialized and developed his painting style while he lived Barcelona between 1895 and 1905. See his art school; the café where he met with other arty radicals; and other locations important in his youth. Lastly, enjoy skip-the-line entry to the Picasso Museum; bypassing the lines for a guided tour of its impressive collection.
• 2 hours
Combine Barcelona sightseeing by electric bike with tapas and drinks on a 3.5-hour city tour, led by a local guide! Fun and safe, the bike has an electric motor that kicks in as soon as you pedal, so your energy is saved for sightseeing. See landmarks such as El Born Cultural Centre and Frank Gehry’s ‘Golden Fish’ sculpture; explore Parc de la Ciutadella, Las Ramblas and the fishing port of La Barceloneta; and visit the famous bar 4gats, best choice for Picasso once for a total of three wines, champagne, white and red wine paired with a selection of typical catalan tapas.
• 3.5 hours
Discover one of Barcelona’s most impressive architectural feats on this 1-hour tour of Palau de la Música Catalana. Skipping the lines, head directly inside this UNESCO-listed Art Nouveau icon with an expert guide to tour its lavish interior. Learn about the building’s rich history as well as 20th-century society through a fascinating audio-visual clip, then ascend the grand staircases, marveling at the striking glass balusters and ornate detailing. Soak up the natural light in the Lluís Millet Hall before entering the Concert Hall, a lavishly decorated auditorium crowned by an eye-catching skylight.
• 1 hour
Discover Barcelona at night on this ghost walking tour and find out what secrets lay beneath the city’s surface. Wander through Barcelona’s neighborhoods and alleys as you hear stories about paranormal activity, exorcisms, witchcraft and more. You’ll also see several architectural gems including the beautiful Church of Santa Maria del Mar and the Arc de Triomf.
• 2 hours