Sagrada Familia Towers Viewing points

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Barcelona: Sagrada Familia Tour with Tower Access

1. Barcelona: Sagrada Familia Tour with Tower Access

Admire the interior of Gaudí's unfinished masterpiece, the Sagrada Familia. Skip the lines and follow your guide through the heavy doors with hand-carved vines. Witness Barcelona from one of the towers. See the rows and rows of tree-like pillars that seem to reach to the heavens stretch out before you. Look up at the stained-glass windows and bathe in the warm light that filters through. Note the Christian iconography as you hear about the history of the church. Understand Gaudí's modernist vision as your guide brings the symbolism of the stonework to life. At the end of your tour, ascend one of the basilica's towers and gaze out over the views of Barcelona. Once back down at ground level, continue exploring the monument as long as you like.

Barcelona: Sagrada Familia and Park Güell Tour

2. Barcelona: Sagrada Familia and Park Güell Tour

Explore 2 of Gaudí's best-known works in one day. Enjoy the convenience of organized transportation to get you from one place to the next. Begin at Park Güell Park and admire stonework and mosaics in the Modernisme style. See the salamander statue, “El Drac,” at the park entrance. Then, take a break for lunch. Travel to the Sagrada Familia and start by comparing the contrasting Nativity and Passion façades. Go inside the forest-like basilica to bask in the rays of light through stained-glass windows. Learn about how the ongoing construction of Gaudí’s unfinished masterpiece.

Sagrada Familia: Private Tour with Tower access

3. Sagrada Familia: Private Tour with Tower access

Dive deep into the history and mysteries of the Sagrada Familia on an in-depth tour guided walking tour of the famous sight. Follow your private guide around both the outside and the inside of the basilica to fully understand this unfinished masterpiece and iconic sight of Barcelona. Admire Gaudí's mastery of modernism as you gaze up at the tree-like pillars and soft lighting from the stained-glass windows. Allow your guide to decode the symbolism the architect used to represent Christian ideology as you marvel at the surrounding architecture. Immerse yourself in the history of the basilica's construction, noting recent milestones and newer additions – with some still being added today. Learn about and see first-hand how Gaudí's life influenced his work and how his vision is still being completed today. Finish your tour with grand, unfurling views of Barcelona from one of the basilica's high towers overlooking the city. Take your time at the end of the tour to continue exploring the sight to your heart's content.

Barcelona: Bike Tour & Sagrada Familia Skip-the-Line Tickets

4. Barcelona: Bike Tour & Sagrada Familia Skip-the-Line Tickets

Explore the streets of Barcelona with a bike, and learn more about the city’s historic center and 19th-century expansion into what it is today. With a bike, you can see more of the city than on foot in the utmost comfort. You'll see some of Gaudi's most famous buildings as well as some of the best sights of the city. After your cycling tour, immerse yourself in the masterpiece that is Gaudi's la Sagrada Familia. Enter the church without waiting in the lines thanks to our priority access pass. Our small group tour ensures a personalized experience, so you see all the highlights Barcelona has to offer.

Barcelona: Sagrada Familia and Park Güell Tour Combo

5. Barcelona: Sagrada Familia and Park Güell Tour Combo

Explore 2 of Barcelona’s most iconic landmarks on guided tours. Book both tours together in this combo package to see more of the city in one day, with free time in between. Start at Park Güell on Carmel Hill in the north of the city to admire some of Antoni Gaudí’s finest handiwork. Marvel at the Art Nouveau (Modernisme) motifs of its main highlights, such as the mosaic tiles of the salamander statue (“El Drac”) at the park entrance. Take a 1.5-hour break for lunch. Then, make your way to the Sagrada Familia Basilica in the 19th-century extension of the L’Eixample. Admire the contrasting façades of Gaudí’s unfinished masterpiece. Learn the history and symbolism of the depictions of the Holy Family as an expression of Christian ideology on the elaborate Nativity and Passion façades. Go inside the basilica to look up at the towering pillars and stained-glass windows. See models of what the cathedral would look like when completed, as imagined by Gaudí.

Barcelona: Sagrada Familia and Park Güell Tour Combo with Transfer

6. Barcelona: Sagrada Familia and Park Güell Tour Combo with Transfer

Explore 2 of Barcelona’s most iconic landmarks on guided tours. Book both tours together in this combo package to see more of the city in one day, with free time in between. Start with a pickup from your accommodation in Barcelona. Drive to Park Güell on Carmel Hill in the north of the city to admire some of Antoni Gaudí’s finest handiwork. Marvel at the Art Nouveau (Modernisme) motifs of its main highlights, such as the mosaic tiles of the salamander statue (“El Drac”) at the park entrance. Take a 1.5-hour break for lunch. Then, make your way to the Sagrada Familia Basilica in the 19th-century extension of the L’Eixample. Admire the contrasting façades of Gaudí’s unfinished masterpiece. Learn the history and symbolism of the depictions of the Holy Family as an expression of Christian ideology on the elaborate Nativity and Passion façades. Go inside the basilica to look up at the towering pillars and stained-glass windows. See models of what the cathedral would look like when completed, as imagined by Gaudí. Then be dropped off back at your hotel.

Barcelona: Sagrada Familia & Montserrat Full-Day with Pickup

7. Barcelona: Sagrada Familia & Montserrat Full-Day with Pickup

Learn the history of Barcelona, from its Roman origins through the Middle and Ages and the modernist movement of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Marvel at the extraordinary architecture by Antoni Gaudí, including his unfinished basilica of La Sagrada Familia. Travel up Montjuïc hill and stop at the Mirador de l'Alcalde to get stunning views from the terrace. Explore the back streets of the Gothic Quarter and find hidden imprints left by the Romans. Save precious time with a skip-the-ticket-line entrance reservation to La Sagrada Familia. Next, head to the sacred mountain of Montserrat to discover the natural monument and Benedictine monastery of Santa Maria de Montserrat. Learn about its important role in the cultural and spiritual life of Catalonia and explore the story of the venerated Virgin Mary there.

Barcelona: City Highlights and Sagrada Familia Guided Tour

8. Barcelona: City Highlights and Sagrada Familia Guided Tour

The tour starts at the Gothic Quarter, where you will greet your guide and begin your tour through these wonderful streets. Stroll along key landmarks such as Las Ramblas, Basílica of Santa María del Mar, the Barcelona Cathedral, Basílica of Santa María del Pi and hear about the construction of these stunning catholic monuments from the 15th to the 17th centuries. Then hop on our private transportation and ascend to Montjuïc Hill for some stunning city views and to see the sports facilities used for the 1992 Olympics, including Picornell Olympic Swimming Pool, Lluís Companys Olympic Stadium, and Palau Sant Jordi. Continue by walking along Passeig de Gràcia, one of the finest streets in Barcelona, and admire some of the most prestigious works of art by the architect Antoni Gaudí including Casa Batlló and Casa Milà - La Pedrera. Finish the tour with a guided tour of La Sagrada Familia with skip-the-line tickets included in the price.

Barcelona: Instagram Tour of the Most Scenic Spots

9. Barcelona: Instagram Tour of the Most Scenic Spots

Visit the most scenic and Instagrammable sights around Barcelona while a professional photographer snaps photos of you. No experience is needed. This tour is perfect for solo travelers, couples, honeymooners, friends, and families with kids. Choose from a half-day or a full-day tour. You will meet early in the morning to experience the beauty of this city when the city is empty and the light is perfect for beautiful pictures. Learn about Barcelona and immerse yourself in the history and culture of this place. Explore the city's monuments and breathtaking viewpoints. Your guide will walk with you to the famous sights and later you will take the metro to take you from the historic center to the Sagrada Familia. The half-day tour leaves you at the entrance to the Sagrada Familia. If you choose the full-day tour, you will have free time at the Sagrada Familia in case you want to visit the monument or have something to eat. In the afternoon, you will meet again in Park Guell, El Carmel entrance, where your tour will finish.

Barcelona: Half–Day Gaudi Bike Tour & Sagrada Familia Ticket

10. Barcelona: Half–Day Gaudi Bike Tour & Sagrada Familia Ticket

Explore the city by bike to see a great many sights in one day. Discover some of Gaudi's earliest and lesser-known architectural gems as well as his most famous buildings. Learn about the life and history of Gaudi while also getting to see some stunning examples of Modernista architecture. As the highlight of your tour, see Gaudi’s magnificent cathedral, La Sagrada Familia. Enjoy priority skip-the-line access to Sagrada Familia so that you don't waste any precious time waiting in long lines. If you join the morning tour option, your next stop will be lunch at a hidden gem - a local Spanish restaurant. Enjoy a lovely open terrace and authentic Spanish cuisine (please note, the cost of food is not included).  Let the fascinating stories and insight given by your guide bring Gaudi’s masterpieces to life and help you to really understand why his architecture is so highly regarded in the life and culture of Barcelona.

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What people are saying about Sagrada Familia Towers

We were a little disappointed as our bike tour scheduled for the morning was canceled but that was more than made up for in the afternoon by our guide Marlon who provided us with a customized bike tour. Great experience to be able to see Barcelona through his eyes. He showed us a lot and told us a lot. Highly recommended!

The bike tour is great to get to know the city in a short time and to get an overview. Jean Pierre was able to tell us a lot of interesting things about the history and personalities of Barcelona. We would do it again at any time and can only recommend the bike tour.

Alfredo, our guide was very knowledgable and personable. He took the time to answer all our questions and gave That’s a good understanding of Barcelona’s history.

This was incredible! I definitely recommend it if you’re looking to step up your Instagram game!

Daniel did a great job. Informative. Light and cheery.