They vary according to time
and period of the year
City walks can be added
to the start or end of another
of our tours after/before a flight
Driving on the motorway or landing
at Girona airport does not reveal any
of the beauty of the old town.
Strolling along the streets of its medieval
quarter gives the right approach of
“Gerunda” built by the Romans on the
Across its numerous bridges, the beautiful
houses overlooking the river Onyar unfold
their amazing array of colours.
Our itinerary follows the narrow cobbled streets lined by century old stone-built
houses of one of the best preserved Jewish quarters in Europe, “El Call”. From the monastery Sant Pere de Galligants and the Arab baths, it climbs the many steps to the impressive gothic/baroque cathedral and along the original city walls to a lovely shady garden .
The walk ends under the vaulted “Rambla de la Llibertat” where welcoming terraces of bars and restaurants await you.
MAY FLOWER FESTIVAL
Every year, for 10 days, the city’s historical courtyards and gardens open their doors to the public. They are gracefully decked out with artistic and colourful floral arrangements.
The popular “Rambla” has its aficionados but just a step away will reveal the exotic
colours and flavours of Barcelona’s favourite market "La Boqueria".
Passeig de Gracia, the avenue of “eleganza”, shows inalterable examples of Catalan “Modernism” with Gaudi’s architectural masterpieces.
We do not provide visits INSIDE places like “Sagrada Familia”, “Parc Guell” or Picasso Museum
(enough time is left for individual visits), except for 1 SURPRISE ENCHEMIN DISCOVERY!
Capture the unique atmosphere of the city and steer clear
of the average tourist tours!
The aim is to discover some of the major sites telling
the amazing history of the city but also get introduced
to the lesser known areas many people tend to miss.
From Plaza Catalunya, you will amble along the narrow
streets of the Barri Gotic (medieval quarter), with its
outstanding Roman vestiges, the elegant gothic
cathedral, the old Jewish quarter and tiny squares.
Unexpected detours lead you to hidden treasures like
“Palau de la Musica” or the up and coming “Born”,
in active process of renovation.