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Context Barcelona Tours

Avenue Diagonal, 624, Barcelona, Spain
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6-Person Gaudi Tour with an Architect
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US$514.00*
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Private Gaudi Tour with Skip-the-Line Tickets
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US$321.00*
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Private Insider Introduction to Barcelona
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Context Barcelona is a group of historians, architects, and other specialists who lead in-depth tours of Barcelona for curious travelers. Our walks are limited to six people maximum and aimed at framing Barcelona in a historical, culinary, artistic, and social context.
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“chocolate tour” (10 reviews)
“farm to fork” (9 reviews)
“gothic quarter” (22 reviews)
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Avenue Diagonal, 624, Barcelona, Spain
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"chocolate tour"
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"farm to fork"
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"gothic quarter"
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"picasso tour"
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"hospital de sant pau"
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"chocolate shop"
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"food culture"
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"three hour walking tour"
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"art historian"
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"sagrada familia"
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"his passion"
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"small group"
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"terrific guide"
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"knew his stuff"
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"poble sec"
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"tapas tour"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did the Context Tour to Girona on March 22. Met our docent, Jaume Regue at the Barcelona train station and took the high speed train (35 minutes) to Girona. Spent 6 hours with Jaume exploring the old walled city, which began before 1000 AD...More

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ContextTravel, Owner at Context Barcelona Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Curlew1978, thanks so much for taking the time to post a review. We're thrilled you had such a good day in Girona with Jaume, he really is an asset to our team and we will be happy to pass on your kind words. We...More

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Reviewed 21 February 2018

Zaida was our guide and we had a terrific three-hour tour. She walked around the parts of Barcelona relevant to PIcasso and we then toured the Picasso museum with us. She was knowledgeable, fun and lively, There were four of us (parents plus two teenagers)...More

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ContextTravel, Owner at Context Barcelona Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

Hi D7538HOmarieb, Thanks for your review. We're really glad to hear your family had such a good time with Zaida. She's a real asset to our team and we'll happily pass on your kind comments. We hope we can welcome you again soon in one...More

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Reviewed 8 February 2018

Mireia Pascual was wonderful - she's extremely knowledgeable about the local area and about food. We learned a lot and gained a much better appreciation for the local culture.More

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ContextTravel, Manager at Context Barcelona Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2018

Hi The M, Thanks for taking the time to submit a review of your Farm to Fork tour with us. We're thrilled to hear you got on so well with Mireia - she really is a great asset to our team and we will happily...More

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Reviewed 5 December 2017

The Farm to Fork Tour is AMAZING! Our guide, Esther Dotras, was so much fun. She taught us many incredible things about Catalan culture while sharing amazing parts of the city. The tour had a great arc and covered everything we could have wanted in...More

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Reviewed 28 November 2017

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Reviewed 27 November 2017

We did two private tours. Our tour guides were very knowledgable and really went out of their wait to make the tour enjoyable and easy. At the Sagrada Familia we were able to skip the line. Both guides had an extensive background in their field....More

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Reviewed 27 November 2017

We did a tour of the gothic quarter with Santi. He was so passionate and informed about his subject. We loved the tour and it was definitely the highlight of our trip in Barcelona. He showed us many special things including statues he discovered during...More

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Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

Our docent Alex was a terrific guide. Extremely knowledgeable. Great balance of history, Q&A, special spots and detail! Thoroughly enjoyed our walk! Would never have discovered some of these areas on our own! Looking forward to our next tour!

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