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  1. Spain
  2. Catalonia
  3. Barcelona
  4. Montjuic Castle

Barcelona Highlights & Montjuic Cable Car - Half-Day Tour

Product ID: 16373
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Go on a half-day excursion around Barcelona that will allow you to discover the history of the city while visiting some of the most important places in a comfortable and easy way.
About this activity
Duration 4.5 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Spanish, English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • View Barcelona's Cathedral and the Gothic Quarter
  • Pass by the Port Olimpic and Barcelona seaside
  • Visit the Montjuïc Castle, which dates back to 1640, the oldest fortress in the city
  • Sail through the air in one of the Montjuic cable cars and enjoy the panoramic views of the city
  • Discover one of the city's most impressive green areas
Full description
This itinerary will allow you to enjoy the most emblematic sights the city has to offer. Head to the sea, where you will be able to admire the intense changes the city underwent with the organization of the Olympic Games in 1992. Continue the visit driving up Montjuïc where you will enjoy a cable card ride with unique views of the city. 

The bus will pick you up at the last station and you will continue your Montjuïc visit passing by the sports facilities built for the 1992 Olympic Games, until reaching the Spanish Village. Visit this charming place where you can admire a collection of traditional buildings from all over Spain, and a demonstration of a selection of the handcrafts made in this country. 

After the visit of the Spanish village, arrive at the Plaza de Catalunya, the starting point of the guided walking tour of the old city center. Your tour finishes at the Plaza de Catalunya, in front of the Hard Rock Café, in the city center at a 10 minutes walking distance from our office.
  • Transportation to the monuments
  • Bilingual guide
  • Radio guide system
  • Ticket for Montjuïc cable car
  • Entrance fee to Montjuïc Castle
  • Entrance fee to the Cathedral
  • Entrance fee to Poble Espanyol, if option selected
  • Lunch in Restaurant La Font de Prades, if option selected
What’s Not Included
  • Pick up or drop-off at your accommodation
  • Transportation from Poble Espanyol to the city center
  • Lunch
  • Additional services

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Know before you go
• Please advise of any dietary requirements when booking because the company might not be able to accommodate without advanced notice
• The visit to Poble Espanyol is not guided and return transportation to the city center is not provided
• Failure to show up at check-in may result in the loss of the tour
• Please note that the tour includes approximately 3 hours of walking; wear comfortable clothing and footwear and come prepared to walk
• Please note that the itinerary may be altered by events or celebrations in the city (cultural events, sports events, official acts or by works)
• The duration of the tour includes the time of the transfers
• A radio guide system will be offered for groups with over 5 people
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Julia Travel Gray Line Spain

Product ID: 16373