Barcelona is host to some of the most world-renowned works of Antoni Gaudí, a Catalan architect and pioneer of Catalan modernism. Get ready to get a glimpse into the architect’s life by making your way through his works our Global City Hoppers Glimpse into Gaudi’s Life (Exteriors only) tour. With the help of our knowledgeable guide, take your family to a wonderful experience of the beautiful city of Barcelona, sashaying your way around Gaudi’s world-famous wonders!
The tour begins in Plaça Reial, in front of the water fountain, where you will meet with your family-friendly guide. Enconter a set of lampposts, Gaudi’s first work as an architect. The tour will then follow a chronological approach of Antoni Gaudi’s works. Visit the, the Palau Güell – with its monumental entrance and parabolic arch above its iron gates, the Palau Güell is defientely a sight for the eyes.
Stroll around the Block of Discord, and its peculiar and distinctive architectural structures built by many worldwide known modernist artists, including Gaudi himself. Be ready to be exposed to the exterior beauty of Casa Batlló – covered with a Montjuïc sandstone and bone-shaped columns. Our guide will share all the most important details of the house and offer fun and interactive riddles for your children.
For the rest of the tur yu will visot the Passeig de Gràcia, a street famous for the Bar Torino, which Gaudi helped decorate. Get to know Gaudi even better through the visit in the Eixample area. Not only did Gaudi rent several apartments in that area throughout his life, but he also collaborated with Martorell – another important Modernist architect – to design the Barcelona Cathedral.
Lastly you will visit two of Gaudi’s most extraordinary masterpieces: Casa Milá, also known as La Pedrera, and the unfinished Sagrada Familia. Be prepared to marvel at these grand buildings and to experience their many years of history, like you’ve never done before!
What are you waiting for? Do not hesitate and let you and your family wonder at these works of art! Board Stroll, with the aid of our expert guide, through the most important Gaudi-influenced areas and take a trip down Gaudi’s memory lane.
Plaça Reial (by the water fountain). We can also collect you at your hotel if it is located near the attractions we visit.
9 AM or 2 PM
We require a deposit of €75 to reserve a tour. This will be invoiced to your email address through our bank’s online secure payment system. The balance has to be paid in cash to the guide on the day of the tour or by bank transfer. If you prefer to pay the whole amount beforehand, please let us know so we can issue the invoice accordingly.
Because some of the attractions are quite far apart, two short metro trips will be involved (fare not included). The guide can help you buying a metro pass if needed.
This tour does not include a visit to the interior of the Gaudí buildings.
Wheelchair friendly tour