1. Spain
  2. Catalonia
  3. Barcelona
  4. Parc de la Ciutadella

Barcelona Historical 3-Hour Bike Tour

Product ID: 9967
Perfect for art and history lovers, this historical guided bike tour features the best of Barcelona in just 3 hours. During this relaxing tour to see all of Barcelona's hotspots including the Gothic Quarter and Gaudi's Casa Batllo. Ready, set, ride!
About this activity
Duration: 3 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
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Live tour guide
Spanish, Dutch, English, French, German, Italian
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Bike through the ancient streets of Barcelona
  • See Ciutadella Park with its beautiful flowers and fountains
  • Check out the charming churches and squares in the Gothic Quarter
  • Whizz past the Sagrada Familia
  • Check out Gaudi's Casa Batllo and La Pedrera
Full description
Barcelona is home to cathedrals, parks and stunning modern structures, all of which you will see on this 3-hour tour. The scenic ride begins at Ciutadella Park, home to the Barcelona Zoo and the Spanish gardens. Barcelona’s Gothic Quarter awaits you next with its beautiful churches and charming streets.

Then bike to Gaudi's architectural masterpiece, the Sagrada Familia. Also refinished by Gaudi is Casa Batllo, which comes next on this artistic ride. True to its name, this one-of-a-kind building looks like a house of bones. You'll also get to cruise past another example of Gaudi's modern design, La Pedrera.

On this fully-guided tour, experience Barcelona and discover its amazing architecture and history. The ride is at a relaxing pace and includes many stops so you can really enjoy the Spanish scenery and take lots of photos. Enjoy!
Includes
  • Rented bike
  • Tour guide
  • Drink
  • Helmets
  • Child seats if desired

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Pickup: 1 Marquesa St. at the Born Quarter, 50 meters away from metro Barceloneta (L4) and 200 meters away from França train station. Please arrive 10 minutes before the beginning of the Tour.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable clothes
Know before you go
•Tours leave daily at 11:00 and 16:00, except on December 25-26 and January 1
•Tours leave in any weather, and rain jackets are supplied
•Please arrive 10 minutes before the beginning of the tour
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 / 5

based on 113 reviews

Review summary

  • Service
    4.8 / 5
  • Organization
    4.8 / 5
  • Value for money
    4.7 / 5
  • Safety
    4.7 / 5
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When it's bad it's even better

A rainy fall afternoon and our tour was pushed from 4 PM to 4:30 PM - wondering if we wanted to ride in the rain and end up in fading day light..... totally blew us out on how fantastic it was and overloaded our senses - phantasmagoric - ending up on slight downhill runs in fading light in the narrow passages of Born quarter past lighted shops and streets - everyone in our group was overwhelmed by the sensual experience - much much better than any bus tour that has obstructed views form most any seat - out in the environment with mild exercise and 180 views all around, great tour guide, great fun, great price - a favorite memory of Barcelona. If you are in much shape at all you can do and enjoy this - more of an adventure than just a tour. Two thumbs up - highly recommended. The rain just held down the crowds and made for a more enjoyable tour for us.

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October 14, 2015

Great snapshot of what the city has to offer!

Thomas was an amazing tour guide! I don't even like history, but he kept me so engaged and interested in what he had to say that I was able to recite dates and names of prominent historical figures based on this tour alone! The architecture is amazing and the weather made it that much greater! The city is clean and definitely very biker friendly, so I highly recommend this tour on the first day of your stay to get a snapshot of what the beautiful city has to offer!

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September 10, 2015

The guide was Excellent and very exiting while explaining

The guide was Excellent and very exiting while explaining. Still too much talking. I would some more time for riding.

December 11, 2017

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Born Bike Tours Barcelona

Product ID: 9967