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Steel Donkey Bike Tours

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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 13 August 2018 via mobile

We had a great e-bike tour with Steel Donkey. Our guide spoke great English (he had both lived and studied in the states and Australia) so our ability to communicate with each other was easy. Unless everyone in your party is an avid cyclist or...More

Thank K R
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Edu's English was excellent and he gave us some interesting tidbits that we likely would not have learned elsewhere. The cycling was not challenging other than a few parts dealing with loads of oblivious pedestrians.

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Reviewed 20 July 2018

My wife and I arranged a private tour of Barcelona for a Saturday morning at 8 am. Our guide was Mariana, and she, the bikes, and the tour were all great. Mariana took us to parts of the city we wouldn't have found on our...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Doug F
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

We loved this tour; Edu our guide was friendly and knowledgeable, he is passionate about his city. The cycling was easy, nothing strenuous. We got the ebikes as we wanted to try them but to be honest didn’t get that much use until the straight...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank EmmaL75
Reviewed 4 July 2018

I live in Barcelona, but my sister and her kids were visiting and we wanted to see as much of the city as we could. We had planned and booked tickets to all of the major tourist attractions, therefore we were looking for something that...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank krisUSA18
Reviewed 27 June 2018

Could have been 4 stars except for the issues with the booking agency (BCN travel). After logging onto the link to pay a deposit for the tour I did not get a confirmation of payment nor an email confirming that I paid my deposit. I...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank themombom
DJ_Rodez, Public Relations Manager at Steel Donkey Bike Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

Dear TheMomBom Sorry for the confusion surrounding your booking of a private tour. It seems like we replied to confirm the tour booking and as well to confirm that we would be refunding one of the two payments you made. After that however we forgot...More

Reviewed 27 June 2018

My husband and I arrive in Barcelona late one evening and rang steel Donkeys within an hour they arranged a private tour the very next day. We had Mariana as our guild . She was amazing took us to out of the way places, little...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

We had a great time riding through the streets of Barcelona while learning about the city. “Edu” led our group and was super patient while leading us down various bike paths. It may seem daunting to ride through Barcelona but the city has designated two-way...More

Thank Jagmeister71
Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

As a couple that don't like to just go the the tourist spots on holiday and lime to be active, this tour was recommended to me from a friend and it did not disappoint. I was slightly worried about being able to keep up however...More

1  Thank Toria W
Reviewed 19 June 2018

After reading various reviews, I decided to go with Steel Donkey Bike Tours, and I specifically requested Mariana. What a great idea! Mariana lived up to all the hype. She was the perfect guide for my 4-hour tour of Barcelona. I feel like I got...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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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!