Mediterranean Cruise Excursions – Barcelona

Barcelona to Venice – 12 day Cruise

La Rambla at Night  in Barcelona
La Rambla at night in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain.

Barcelona:

Try and arrange to arrive in Barcelona at least two days in advance of your Cruise departure, so as to fully enjoy this fascinating Spanish city. Certainly lots to see and do before you depart on your Cruise.

Tapas Evening Walking Tour:

  • 3-4 Hour pre  dinner walking Tour through Barcelona

  • Guided walking tour of “La Rambla” and the Gothic Quarter

  • Visit famous  La Boqueria Market

  • Stop in two venues for Tapas and wine, beer or cider

  • Get a great introduction to the city of Barcelona

  • Learn how to order Tapas and discover Barcelona’s best Bars, and cafe’s.

  • Specialized gourmet guide

Description of your evening ‘Walking Tour”

Your “Tapas Walking Tour” begins at the Gastronomic Center, offering new experiences for foodies and traveller’s visiting Barcelona. Enjoy tasting of traditional cheese, cured meats and bread – all enjoyed with a drink. From here your tour will continue to Barcelona’s most famous street – La Rambla, with its bird cages, tapas bars, and local restaurants. From here you and your guide will go to La Boqueria, the city’s famous “Food Market”.

Tour continues at a restaurant offering a wide selection of local delicious Tapas. Enjoy three tapas with a glass of wine, beer, or cider, while your food-and-wine guide provides you with insight into flavors of the wines, the cuisine and Spanish culture.

Continue on through the Gothic Quarter, discovering the local architecture, atmosphere, language and gastronomy that are unique to Spain, and gourmet shops which are over 100 years old. The last stop will be a bar where four tasty Tapas and a glass of wine, cava or beer will be waiting for you.

A must see and the possibility to enrich your experience more, you can upgrade the Tapas Walking Tour to include a traditional 50 minute “Flamenco Show” to your tour. You will make your way to El Born, one of the trendiest neighbourhoods in Barcelona. Here you will head to Dalmases Palace, the splendid Gothic venue in which the Flamenco Show will take place. Sit back and enjoy this incredible dance, sipping on a glass of Cava.

What you can Expect:

Taste the best of Catalonia’s culture and gourmet cuisine on the 3 hour Barcelona Tapas Tour through the city on foot. During your pre-dinner outing, you’ll explore some of the city’s most famous Tapas bars around La Rambla, La Boqueria Food Market and Gothic Quarter with an expert Food Guide. Learn how to order these iconic bar snacks like a local. Pair your Tapas with some included wine, beer, or cider, and then consider upgrading your experience by enjoying a Flamenco Show with a drink in the Dalmases Palace in the El Born district.

Highlights:

  • 3 hour pre-dinner walk through Barcelona

  • Guided walking tour of La Rambla

  • Visit La Boqueria Food Market

  • Stop in 2 venues for Tapas, wine, beer or cider

  • Great introduction to Barcelona

  • Learn to learn to order Tapas and discover Barcelona’s best bars and cafes

  • Specialized Gourmet Guide

  • Upgrade your experience and enjoy a Flamenco Show with drink in Dalmases Palace in El Born District

Book Your Tour Today!

For more information please contact me at andrewmac42@shaw.ca


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