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2-hour Forbidden Walking Tour of Barcelona

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    Pass By: Plaza De L'Angel, Plaça dels Àngels, 08001 Barcelona, Spain

    Your Forbidden Tour of Barcelona starts just outside the Jaume I Metro Exit in front of Hotel Suizo in Plaza De L'Angel.

    Stop At: Gothic Quarter (Barri Gotic), Mediterranean Seafront to Ronda de Sant Pere, Ciutat Vella, 08002 Barcelona Spain

    On this 2-hour walking tour through the iconic Raval and Gothic Quarter, your guide will show you another side of Barcelona; from the 20th Century female vampire who roamed the streets looking for children, to the controversial erotic shows that are still held today, this tour unveils the darkest secrets of the city. You will visit various incredible sites in the heart of Barcelona like the Basilica of Saints Justus and Pastor in the Gothic Quarter.

    Duration: 2 hours

    Pass By: Rambla Del Raval, 08001 Barcelona Spain

    Your Forbidden Tour of Barcelona usually ends at the Rambla del Raval.
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Had a great time on our 2.5 hr walk through la Raval with Yiannis! Knowledgeable guide with a refreshingly genuine interest in Barcelona’s darker history. Definitely recommend this tour!

    Thank anisaa2001
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Very boring, the guide was talking too much about himself, showing us some printed pictures.. definitely to avoid.More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    1  Thank Omar B
    SNE_Violeta, Guest Relations Manager at Sandemans New Europe - Barcelona, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

    Hi Omar B, Thank you for sharing your experience with us and for joining the tour in Barcelona. We love to hear back from engaged travellers such as yourself, as your feedback helps us to continue making improvements and ensure that tours and experiences promoted...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The Forbidden Tour in Barcelona is unlike most of the tours that can be found around Europe - there is a distinct eccentricity and verve present in the tour that leaves no doubt that Leon, the tour's founder and guide, has devoted a significant amount...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Andrew T
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Leon in Barcelona was by far one of the best I’ve ever had. His knowledge and sense of humour were comparable to an ungodly creature. I will forever remember his glory.

    Date of experience: August 2019
    1  Thank Jendleton
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    I’ve done a lot of ghost/horror/macabre tours in other cities, but none compare to the Forbidden Tour in Barcelona. Honestly, it was one of the best Sandemans tours I have done! However, I would not recommend this tour for the squeamish! But this tour has...More

    Thank stephaniewalden1992
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    30 March 2019|
    Response from andyoverseas | Reviewed this property |
    I have no idea. Ask Sandemans, the tour operator, directly, there is contact info on their website.
    Karen T
    10 March 2019|
    Response from travelwriteher | Reviewed this property |
    We went to the location where the free tour started, completed that and then bought admission to the Forbidden Tour at the end. However, they do not have a street vending license so they cannot sell you a ticket on the spot... More
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