Barcelona Architecture Tour
A finely tuned day on the town for architecture lovers
Barcelona’s architecture is unrivaled anywhere else in the world.
Nowhere can you admire ancient Roman ruins, Gothic cathedrals and palaces,
dream-like “Modernist” creations unlike anything you’ve
ever seen, and slick contemporary constructions, all within minutes of
each other. The distinctiveness of Barcelona’s buildings, the city’s
rare union between old and new, and the intelligent urban layout are fascinating
to all, especially those who understand architecture and urban planning.
There’s a reason those who do, will travel any distance to witness
the phenomenon for themselves and, if they’re lucky, to contribute
with architectural gems of their own! Today, no big-name architect’s
repertoire is complete without at least one work in Barcelona.
If your desire is to discover, decipher, and interpret the architecture
of Barcelona, in an in-depth and intelligent way, then this tour is for
Barcelona’s buildings are diverse in style, vast in quantity, and
often dispersed throughout the city’s different neighborhoods, as
are the masterfully-designed urban spaces. And their constructions span
a continuum of over 2000 years, with important landmarks left behind in
each era. So, the clearer you can be with us about your specific tastes
and the types, styles, and time periods you’d like this tour to
include, the easier our job will be. We’ll tailor the experience
This experience depends greatly on you and your interests.
Please let us know what you’re looking for:
On foot.* Bicycle. Car & driver.
Personally designing this type of itinerary is a task that takes time
and thought. The further in advance you contact us, the more time we’ll
have to organize and customize your route.
For an architectural tour concentrating solely or primarily on Barcelona’s
“Modernist” architecture – the city’s most famous
attraction – please see “A
*With us, there’s always a chance that your walking tours will include
rides on the ‘metro’ or other forms of public transport. If
so, this is included in the tour price.
We highly recommend
you read our General
before booking. We want you know exactly
what to expect. Please feel free to propose your own personal twist on
any existing route or guideline!