The Gaudí Homes: Casa Batlló & Casa Milà Combination Tour

Cultural & Theme Tours in L'Eixample

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Any visitor to Barcelona should take the time to experience the impressive work of Antoni Gaudí. He has numerous works around the city, but his two most famous homes, Casa Batlló and Casa Milà, embody his extravagant style perfectly. Discover both of these famous buildings in one small group tour, with added value and insight from a local, English-speaking guide!
Discover the creative genius of of Barcelona’s most renowned architect, Antoni Gaudí, on our fully guided tour of two of his most famous Modernist masterworks, Casa Milà and Casa Battló.  This tour offers the spectacular opportunity to explore both of these intricate and impressive works with an expert guide.The day begins at Casa Batlló, a vibrant, tile-adorned building that stands tall on Barcelona’s famous streets of Passeig de Gràcia. This residence-turned-museum features countless architectural highlights, like the sweeping grand staircase of dark wood at the entrance of the building, built to look like the undulating spine of a giant beast. Gaudí’s inspirations are almost always traced back to nature, and the gorgeous first room, with its massive bay windows and spiralling shell-like ceiling are no exception. Your guide will lead you through the various points of interest on each unique floor before the tour culminates on the building’s famous rooftop. Enjoy a panoramic view of downtown Barcelona while marvelling at Gaudí’s vibrant and tile-studded chimneys and front facade. The tour continues Casa Milà, just a few streets away. Enter via the grotto-esque interior patio which rises seven stories, flooding the space with natural light. The tour actually being on the rooftop, with its postcard-worthy, knight-shaped chimney peaks and tiled pinnacles, before exploring the living quarters of this pristine historical landmark. Still filled with original items and furniture from the early 1900s, Casa Milà is like a time capsule waiting to be unearthed.

What’s included

  • Expert, English-speaking tour guide
  • Small groups of 20 people or fewer
  • Entrance ticket for Casa Milá and Casa Batlló
  • Headsets when appropriate, so you can always hear your guide

What’s not included

  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pick-up/drop-off
  • Food/Beverages