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Steel Donkey Bike Tours

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“great tour”(18 reviews)
Steel Donkeys are the first and only alternative bike rides of Barcelona. We're not about dry historic facts and the same daily routines that characterise other mass market bike tours. We're about getting on a bike and exploring the hidden corners...more
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Carrer Cervantes 5, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
Barrio Gòtico (Barri Gòtic)
+34 657 28 68 54
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a private tour (2 people), due to timing issues, with Milos, who is an architect and Urban Planning PhD student. He gave us an overview of the history of Barcelona's Roman origins and the way that Barcelona developed and grew. He then took...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank mh71867
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great bike ride with Edu, he was knowledgeable, friendly and showed us lots of things we would not have seen otherwise. The pace was easy with several stops to explain sights along the way and a break for lunch. My kids (10...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thoroughly enjoyed this four hour tour with Edu. There was a group of 8 of us. Great way to see the city and having been to Barcelona several times, I learnt something new at several points. Included a break at the market for refreshments. No...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Edu our guide was excellent. There were 4 of us on the tour and we had a really good opportunity to see some very interesting parts of Barcelona to add to the normal tourist spots which would see on our own. Edu was very knowledgeable...More

Thank UKMandA
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

Edu was our guide and really made our 4 hour ride. He shared lots of interesting facts about Barcelona -we learnt lots and laughed lots too. Super fun overall. Don’t hesitate to book.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

We were lucky and had Nadim all to ourselves. We had a great time touring beautiful Barcelona with many interesting stops and stories along the way. We would highly recommend Steel Donkey Bike Tours and Nadim

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank JenniferF33
Reviewed 25 October 2018

In our view cycling is the best way to get to know a city, and this tour was no exception. We fell in love with our guide Mariana - she showed us the parts of Barcelona that she loves (passing by the well known -...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 24 October 2018

Edu had great backstories on all the architecture and was incredibly knowledgeable about local history.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jocelyndk
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

I did the tour with my 12 year old son. Safety was taken seriously with a helmet provided for under 18s (mandatory) and adults (optional.) Cycling was easy (flat) using cycle lanes when we had to take to the road. We went to places we...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Richard D
Reviewed 17 October 2018

Our tour guide was Edu and our bike tour was on Friday 12 October 2018. The first 1.5 hours was really excellent as we made our way around the old town with lots of stops to allow Edu to tell the group much interesting information...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ggmack65
DJ_Rodez, General Manager at Steel Donkey Bike Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2018

Hi there GG Mack Friday the 12th was the National Holiday of Spain, and unfortunately a lot of the places Edu likes to show travellers were closed on the day, which is why the tour was shorter than usual. That's also why he decided to...More

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Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
With its iconic, old-Europe streets and alleys, this
picturesque neighbourhood is the very heart of
Barcelona. It blends historic artifacts from its days
under Roman dominion up through the Spanish Civil War
with a vibrant modern-day culture of artisan shops and
authentic culinary experiences. Avid explorers will be
thrilled to discover quaint terraces and plazas
brought to life by the many small bars and local
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Response from JudyMoody11 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. I prefer to ride alone. We went on a tour with 10 friends. Had a ball!