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Tapas and Wine Experience Small-Group Walking Tour

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On this 3-hour walking tour of Barcelona's El Born and Gothic Quarter neighborhoods, you may eat as much as you walk. Follow your local foodie guide as you visit four of the city's best tapas bars to sample food and drinks typical of the Catalonian region. As you sip wine and nibble on small bites, hear more about Spanish culinary traditions and get plenty of inside tips from your guide on where to eat and what to do during your time in Barcelona.

Midday tour: 11.00am

Evening tour: 6.00pm
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You’ll have 2 starting options
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  • 1
    Placa de Sant Jaume
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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    Pass by Gothic Quarter (Barri Gotic)
  • 2
    Passeig del Colom
    Stop: 5 minutes -
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    Pass by El Born
    Pass by Palau Dalmases
    Pass by Barcelona Local Experiences
  • 3
    Basilica de Santa Maria del Mar
    Stop: 5 minutes -
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Gothic Quarter
Gothic Quarter, Barcelona, SpainMidday tour starts at 11.00 am Evening tour starts at 6.00 pm
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Highlights
  • Experience Barcelona’s Gothic Quarter on a guided, small-group tapas tour
  • Tour includes tapas tasting and regional wine pairings
  • Learn about Barcelona’s history, culture, cuisines, and local food scene
  • Upgrade for a flamenco show experience with drink for extra cost
What to Expect
Begin this walking, wine, and tapas tour in Barcelona’s Gothic Quarter at Plaça Sant Jaume. Learn about the city’s cuisines, culture, landmarks, and history from your guide as you stroll to the first of four tapas bars. Take your place among the locals in the bar and discover the art of tapas including etiquette, how to order, and sharing. Taste Spanish cheeses and dishes like spicy patatas bravas (fried potatoes), pimientos de pardon (padron peppers), octopus, and Iberian ham while sipping regional wines. (Note vegetarian and food allergies in Special Requirements when booking.) Complete your tapas and wine experience by wandering to even more tapas spots, where you continue sampling and learning about Catalonian culture and cuisine. Tour includes tapas and drinks; midday and evening are available. Select the flamenco upgrade to experience a show with a drink after the tour.
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Important Information
Departure Point
1: Costa Coffee, Plaça de Sant Jaume, 3, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
2: La Rambla, 97, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
Duration
3h
Return Details
Gothic Quarter, Barcelona, Spain
Inclusions
  • Tapas and local product tastings, enough for a full meal
  • Wine tasting (glass of great and local wine at each stop)
  • Friendly local guide
  • Stop at four emblematic restaurants
  • Walking tour through old city
  • Choose between Evening tour (6.00pm) or Midday tour (11.00am)
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Flamenco Show ticket (if Flamenco Show option is selected)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • Please note food allergies in the Special Requirements at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 36 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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This was a first rate start to our 10 days in Barcelona. Thank you so much Tani, your passion for food and culture was infectious and we loved every minute (and taste) of the tour.
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Response from bcnlocalexp, Manager at Tapas and Wine Experience Small-Group Walking Tour
Responded 4 days ago
Hola Louise, we are so happy to see you enjoyed our tour with Tanit. She will be so happy when she reads this. We hope you enjoyed the rest of your trip! hope to see you again :))
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This was probably my favorite tour of the 5 or 6 we did while in Spain, and it was definitely my wife's favorite. Alex was a great guide. She was nice, very funny, and shared some many interesting things about Spanish food and culture. We tried some very interesting tapas
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Response from bcnlocalexp, Manager at Tapas and Wine Experience Small-Group Walking Tour
Responded 4 days ago
Hola! thanks for taking time to write such a nice review. We are so happy to see you had such a good time with Alex, I'm sure she will appreciate it. We hope you enjoyed our food, local drinks, and culture. Hope to see you again :))
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I booked this walking tour for my first evening in Barcelona, hoping to give myself the chance to get my bearings and learn a little about the local culture. The experience was so much more than I expected! Our guide, Francesc, is knowledgeable, kind, funny and a wonderful host.
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Response from bcnlocalexp, Manager at Tapas and Wine Experience Small-Group Walking Tour
Responded 5 days ago
Hola! thanks for taking time to write such a nice review. We are happy to see you enjoyed our tour. We hope you liked our tasty tapas, and learned a lot about our culture, traditions, and our city. Hope to see you again really soon: ))
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My husband and I ended up on a private tour with Francesc who is one very cool cat! We enjoyed the wine and tapas, especially being able to experience the "back-door" bodegas, not the trendy busy hot spots. Francesc shared his knowledge of food, wine, and the history of
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Response from bcnlocalexp, Manager at Tapas and Wine Experience Small-Group Walking Tour
Responded 1 week ago
Hola! Thanks for taking time to write a comment! We are so glad to see you enjoyed our tour with Francesc. We are happy to see you liked our typical food, local drinks, and our history. Hope you had fun the rest of your trip and liked all the recommendations of your guide. Hope to see you again :))
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We had such an excellent tour with Frances. He was very informative and the food was fantastic! The tapas places were quaint and where locals go, not tourist traps. We also learned about a few different neighborhoods we will definitely return to on our tour. It’s a plus we came
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Response from bcnlocalexp, Manager at Tapas and Wine Experience Small-Group Walking Tour
Responded 1 week ago
Hola! Thanks for taking time to write such a nice review. We are so happy to see that you had a great time with Francesc. We hope you enjoyed our tasty tapas and our traditions. Hope to see you again really soon :))
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By: Barcelona Local Experiences
lou forster
33
Amazing food and culture experience thanks Tani
This was a first rate start to our 10 days in Barcelona. Thank you so much Tani, your passion for food and culture
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Elizabeth R
10
It was wonderful!
What a wonderful experience! great information and wonderful sights! La Sagrada and Park Guell were absolutely
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bryan
50
Absolutely Awesome Tour
This was probably my favorite tour of the 5 or 6 we did while in Spain, and it was definitely my wife's favorite.
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SHlady69
New York City, New York
154
Midwinter recess
Very interesting educational trip, our tour guide has enough knowledge to explain both of Gaudi’s masterpiece, we
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Claire S
10
A wonderful introduction to Barcelona!
I booked this walking tour for my first evening in Barcelona, hoping to give myself the chance to get my bearings
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Lorena Wright
10
CAT'alan tapas tour!
It was a great way ti have a taste of the best tapas in non turistic places. as I was traveling solo, it was great
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Stinfreck
Paso Robles Wine Region, California
21
Fantastic Experience!
My husband and I ended up on a private tour with Francesc who is one very cool cat! We enjoyed the wine and tapas,
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Rikki K.
21
A Must in Your 1st night or two!
We had such an excellent tour with Frances. He was very informative and the food was fantastic! The tapas places
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Jeff W
Northport, Maine
233
Eat Barcelona Like a Local
First off, we did not do the flamenco part of the tour. Only one member of our group of 11 had chosen this option.
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Andrew G
124
Only way to do it - skip the line- very worth it! .
Plan ahead - cheaper booking on-line - and take your smart phone. We always have mixed feelings with guides as we
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