An essential-but complete- view of Bacelona city and its main points of interest.
Departing from your hotel, this chauffered city tour will show you the main points of interest of the city that gets to combine its ancien tradition as a roman and Medieval city with modern and lively districts and attractions.
During our tour we will drive along Passeig de Gracia to admire Gaudi's most popular Masterpieces (Batllo's House and Milà House) besides other interesting buildings that made Barcelona one of the capitals of modernstyle architecture. We won’t miss the most visited monument, the famous church of La Sagrada Familia, by Gaudi too.
We will continue towards Passeig the Sant Joan, that hosted the World Fair of 1888, admiring some of the remaining facilities, such The castle of the three dragons in the beautiful Parc de la Ciutadella, our little “Central Park”.
The tour continues by the sea front, admiring the beautiful changes that the Old Port undertook thanks to the Olympic Games; we will drive by the Old fishermen district called La Barceloneta, one of the most fashionable districts nowadays due to its vicinity to the city beaches. The sea promenade and the Olympic Port are some of the leasure areas that Barcelona got thanks to the olympic event.
-Crossing the Eixample district, we will enjoy a Panoramic drive by Plaça d’ Espanya admiring the ancien but recently reburbished Las Arenas bullring; La Fira de Montjuic, the traditional trade fair area built for the World Fair of 1929. We will raise the Hill of Montjuich to visit the Olympic Ring, where the Olympic Games of 1992 took place (The Olympic Stadium, Palau Sant Jordi, the Olympic Swimmingpools), nowadays public facilities. On our way to the Olympic ring we will see some of the pavilions built for the World Fair of 1929, such Poble Espanyol, Mies Van de Rohe pavillion and the magnificent MNAC (National Museum of Art of Catalonia), originally built for hosting the royal family during the World Fair. We will pass by Miró Fondation and stop at a nice siteseeing to enjoy a beautiful view of the city . The tour will finish in Plaça Catalunya, the city center, where you can continue discovering the charms of the city on your own having a walk in Las Ramblas and the Old city.