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Barcelona Ancient Markets Walking Tour

Food traditions and medieval secrets from historic and current markets

  • When 11 AM daily
  • Duration 2 hours
  • Meeting Point Outside Dunkin' at Rambla de Sant Josep, 89

€29 per adult

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€29 per adult

€29 per adult

  • Local experts
    Personal stories and insider travel tips
  • Top-rated
    Thousands of reviews averaging 4.9 stars
  • Worry-free booking
    Flexible scheduling and refunds

Highlights

  • Visit three of Barcelona’s best markets and learn their traditions and secrets.
  • Explore the romantic squares and streets of the Barrio Gótico, dating back to Roman times.
  • Discover the remnants of a medieval city and market in the Born neighborhood.
  • Admire the beautiful Barcelona Cathedral and Basilica de Santa Maria del Mar.
  • See the gleaming ceiling of the Mercato de Santa Caterina and the Catalan modernist style of the Mercato de El Born.
  • Take the opportunity to taste some typical Barcelona dishes.

Itinerary

  • Mercato de la Boqueria

    Oldest market in Barcelona

  • Ramblas

    Famous tree-lined promenade filled with cafes and shops

  • Barrio Gotico

    Former Roman village now the city’s government and cultural center

  • Mercato de El Born

    Once the largest covered markets in Europe

  • Mercato de Santa Caterina

    The city’s first covered market

Plan your trip

Tour ending point

Our tour ends at the Santa Caterina Market, where you can sample typical Spanish food and stay as long as you like.

Refund policy

We offer a 100% refund up to 24 hours before the start time.

Meeting point

Meet outside Dunkin’ at Rambla de Sant Josep, 89, 08002, Barcelona.

FAQs

How much walking is there?

We cover about 1.5 miles at a leisurely pace. If mobility is an issue, please arrange for a private tour.

What is the rescheduling policy?

We understand plans change. You can always change your tour 24 hours or more before you tour. We offer a 100% refund up to 24 hours prior to your tour start time. Within 24 hours of your tour, we would have incurred hard costs and therefore cannot allow rescheduling or cancellation without costs.

When should I get there?

Plan to show up 15 minutes early. The tour starts promptly, and you may not be able to catch up if you arrive late.

Is this tour included with a pass?

Yes! If you have a Go Barcelona Pass, enjoy this tour for free by following the instructions on our Barcelona pass page. Your guide will confirm your pass at check-in.

What if it rains?

Our tours run rain or shine. If there’s extreme weather and we have to cancel, you’ll get a full refund.

Are gratuities included?

Tips are not included. If you think your guide did an outstanding job, a tip is a great way to show that.