Tue, 9 Feb
Stroll through the charming alleys of Barcelona’s beautiful Gothic Quarter as your expert local guide tells you the story of Saint Eulalia, the city’s martyred thirteen-year-old patron saint. Stunning churches, mansions and plazas await you around every corner in this virtual experience covering 2000 years of history. Wander along Barcelona’s most famous promenade, Las Ramblas and learn of the unusual gift Christopher Columbus presented to the Spanish royal family, then explore the labyrinthine streets of the old town, leading to the Roman ruins of Barcino and the gorgeous Cathedral of Barcelona.
This is a private live virtual tour. Our professional, local guide will be showing you Barcelona’s most fascinating sights in real time, directly from the streets of Barcelona. You will be connected via video call and you can then explore the city together. With your experienced guide you will see more than just the Barcelona of today, you’ll also get a glimpse back in time because each tour is complemented with an excellent selection of multimedia. You will be shown historic photographs and videos to help with explanations, stories and the historical context of Barcelona's incredible and turbulent past. You can’t get any closer to history without a time machine!
The entire tour is designed to be as interactive as you desire. You can ask questions, you can request to go back and look at something again, you have all the freedom and participation of a private walking tour, all from the comfort of your own home.
The video calling software used for the tour is called Zoom. You will need to have it downloaded on your laptop, tablet or cellphone – with a connection to speakers or headphones – in order to participate in the tour. Also, remember to keep an eye on the time difference when choosing a time for your private virtual experience, as all times stated are in Barcelona time!
Walk along Barcelona's most famous promenade, La Ramblas. Running right through the heart of the city, the boulevard is an absolute must see!
Next, see the Barcelona Cathedral, one of the most beautiful gothic buildings in the city.
Dating back to between the 1st and 6th centuries AD, the ruins were once buildings that played a significant role in the day to day life of the locals.
Stroll through Plaça del Rei, the square of the King, a medieval landmark and nowadays one of the most charming areas of the city, popular with both tourists and locals.
Explore el Palau de la Generalitat, un palacio histórico que ahora alberga el Parlamento catalán.
Our tours run between 6:00AM and 9:00PM CET (Central European) time. Please note the time difference, weather forecast, and sunrise/sunset times when making a reservation. After booking your experience, please send us an email to let us know what time you would like for it to start.
The video calling software used for the tour is called Zoom. You will need to have it downloaded on your laptop, tablet, or cellphone – with a connection to speakers or headphones – in order to participate in the tour.
If booking less than 48 hours in advance, please check availability with us first, by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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