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Gothic Quarter (Barri Gotic)

| Mediterranean Seafront to Ronda de Sant Pere, Ciutat Vella, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
+34 634 53 43 33
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Stories and Legends of the Gothic Quarter Walking Tour
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Many of the buildings in this neighborhood date back to Roman and medieval times.
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good30%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“narrow streets” (1 373 reviews)
“every corner” (386 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
| Mediterranean Seafront to Ronda de Sant Pere, Ciutat Vella, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
Barrio Gòtico (Barri Gòtic)
+34 634 53 43 33
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Reviewed yesterday

The oldest part of Barcelona ,although called Gothic often reveals its Roman foundation walls. Of particular interest for me was the visit to the roof of the cathedral were you could see the construction methods of the walls as well as the ceramic tile roof...More

Thank Gordon M
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My advice, take a day and just get lost down all the little streets. Lots of cafes and little shops.

Thank theoriginaljp
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Just a small street packed with tourist. A little bit dirty and dark at night. But theres a goot restaurant also in there

Thank Ignatius D
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Small streets, many handmade shops, beautiful neighborhood. Labyrinths of many crosses little streets.

Thank anton m
Reviewed 2 days ago

There are metro stops that stop right near the Cathedral of Barcelona which is in the Gothic quarter. If you have some time go in and spend sometime inside the cathedral. it will blow your mind. I suggest you take one of the walking tours....More

Thank PremChandran_77
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Lots of narrow passages and old stone buildings that will transport you back in time. Try some free walking tours to get to know the places more

Thank Rhodaline E
Reviewed 2 days ago

Old buildings, narrow, winding streets, millions of small restaurants, as many souvenir shops, the Gothic Quarter is a wonderful area to just wander around. With a decent map, you won't get lost. It is a fun place to explore. If you're there for several days,...More

Thank Bruce B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Short break with the kids. Love this place. Love that even in February we could sit out side for supper, eat tapas whilst the kids played in the playground We have been in our own before but first time we took the kids ( 10...More

1  Thank Mark W
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Gothic quarter is totally amazing little streets great little shops. Beautiful buildings and very unusual a must see !!

Thank Maxine B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great for a wander. Keep clear if the restaurants that have touts. Lovely shops to explore in very narrow medieval streets. A different vista round every corner.

Thank AOC56
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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17 February 2018|
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Response from gwynethgrove | Reviewed this property |
Great area of town open all day andmlate into the evening. Lots of bars and cafes to explore. Good vibe early evening.
17 February 2018|
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Response from travelinghappy | Reviewed this property |
It is open every day! A nice place to stroll around,shop,eat and just wonder around! It's my favorite place in the area for sure!
Cecilia E
6 January 2018|
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Response from Belinda H | Reviewed this property |
Check TripAdvisor for Sandemans New Europe free walking tours. The general tour focuses on the gothic quarter. Just tip at the end what you think it was worth.