Gaudi House Museum Walking tours

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Barcelona: Park Guell Guided Tour with Skip-the-Line Access

1. Barcelona: Park Guell Guided Tour with Skip-the-Line Access

Visit the garden complex of Park Guell on Carmel Hill on a walking tour with an expert guide and skip-the-line tickets for priority entrance. Learn about one of Antoni Gaud's most enduring works and take a stroll through the art of a century. Begin your journey to Carmel Hill to see the public park designed by Gaudi over a century ago. Spot Gaudi's distinctive style in the colorful mosaic tiles of the lizard statue ("El Drac") at the entrance. Trace the park's beginnings back to 1900 when Barcelona was transforming into a global metropolis. Hear about engineer Ildefons Cerdà, who examined the difficulties faced by a rising city and handled the demands of Barcelona as it grew rapidly in the second part of the 20th century. Allow your guide to demonstrate how the park's principal architectural features are inspired by Art Nouveau. Learn how historical construction techniques influenced the Modernisme movement in Barcelona as you marvel at the park's sculptures and designs. End your tour on a high note by walking through the park and up the hill to get treated to awe-inspiring views of the city of Barcelona below from the Nature Square.

Barcelona: Park Güell Guided Tour

2. Barcelona: Park Güell Guided Tour

Immerse yourself in Gaudí's creative vision and explore Park Güell with your guide. Visit the highlights and seek out some of the hidden corners only a local would know.  See the Serpentine Bench and the salamander, El Drac, as well as many sculptures, sinuous benches, and twisted stonework. Admire Gaudí's signature technique, trecandís, which uses brightly-colored mosaics made of broken tile.  Step inside the Sala Hipóstila, the Hall of the Hundred Columns, listen to its incredible acoustics and gaze up at its shimmery ceiling. Stroll down vaulted walkways made using old Catalonian construction techniques.  Walk through the park up the wooded hill and reach the open space of Nature Square. Enjoy breathtaking panoramas of the city below.

Barcelona: Park Güell Tour & Skip-the-Line Entry Ticket

3. Barcelona: Park Güell Tour & Skip-the-Line Entry Ticket

Visit Park Güell with this guided group tour and skip-the-line entry ticket in one. Go back to your childhood with statues of mystical creatures and candy-like houses as you explore this masterpiece of Gaudì. Start your tour near the entrance to the park. Here, with an accredited professional local guide, discover Gaudì’s artistic plentitude which belongs to his naturalist phase. Learn how Gaudì was inspired by nature and how he incorporated it in his park. 

Barcelona: Private 2-Hour Sagrada Familia Tour for Seniors

4. Barcelona: Private 2-Hour Sagrada Familia Tour for Seniors

This tour of the Sagrada Familia was designed with the help of experts and adapted to accommodate seniors. Skip the line and visit Gaudi's masterpiece, the Sagrada Familia, and learn about its construction, history, and status as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Explore the iconic church with an expert local guide and see what others might miss. The tour starts from the gardens in front of the Nativity Façade where you can take wonderful pictures. It then continues to the interior area, the Passion Façade, and the museum. Get ready to experience the Sagrada Familia from a different perspective as your guide reveals interesting facts about the architecture icon.

Barcelona: Guell Park Small-Group Tour & Dragon Stairway

5. Barcelona: Guell Park Small-Group Tour & Dragon Stairway

Meet your expert local guide who will be holding your entrance tickets, as you and your small group of 6 people skip the line to enter this captivating park. As you enter, learn how Gaudi decided to turn this deserted hillside into this beautiful masterpiece for his beloved friend Count Guell. As you walk along the twisting viaducts that people and carriages used to move through the park, learn about Garden City Guell that Gaudi had planned to build here. You will surely be intrigued and fascinated to find out how Gaudi's engineering made this hill habitable. At the center of Park Guell is the mosaic Dragon Staircase which curves up the hill, and it is one of the many examples of how Gaudi used the natural terrain of the land to create his styles and designs. Learn how Gaudi's proud Catalan heritage can be found within his designs, such as El Drac - the beautiful mosaic-covered lizard now considered the emblem of Barcelona. Count Guell desired an enchanting garden with beautiful views of the sea, away from the noise and pollution of the city center. In the end, both Guell and Gaudi loved it so much that they decided to live there. This tour will allow you to understand the project they dreamt together as you fall in love with its beauty, ever coaxing you to climb higher to the top. Here you can sit, relax and take memorable photos of your trip to Park Guell.

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What people are saying about Gaudi House Museum

Overall rating

4.4 / 5

based on 207 reviews

Excellent. Our guide was great, and the only way I'd recommend the first time you go to Park Guell. Understanding the history of Park Guell, how it came to be built, the structures, etc. made it a richer and more interesting event.

In addition to presenting an extraordinary amount of information in the most engaging manner, our guide’s personality was delightful. He was humorous. He responded to quests’ queries in a welcoming manner.

Our guide was excellent the information we received was to the point and she was very kind by finding shady places where we could rest and listen to her.

The tour was in English and our guide was knowledgeable, had a great attitude and spoke excellent English which helped a lot !

we really enjoyed the tour our guide had so much knowledge and related in a very interesting way.