Half Day Barcelona Highlights Tour (3:30h)

3:30h van tour

All the fundamentals you really need to know about this city we love. This Barcelona highlights tour is our finest selection and a perfect introduction for the Barcelona virgin: the quintessential journey to discover Barcelona’s major landmarks, hidden gems, best viewpoints and the local gastronomy.

Our private tours include hotel pick-up and drop-off (city center). Along its 3:30h, this fantastic tour discloses the major highlights of Barcelona, from the upscale Passeig de Gracia to the medieval district of El Born. This superbly charming district is the most graceful and local’s favorite part of the medieval city, plentiful with excellent food, cafés, arts, craftsmanship and history. Along the way we’ll do many stops, some are quicker (for explanations and photos) and other will allow us to go for an easy walk or enjoy the views.

Available as a private tour only, you will be personally picked up at your hotel and have the whole van just for you and your group. With a maximum of ten people per van, you will be driven by a professional chauffeur and personally attended by a private tour guide, a unique opportunity to explore the real city with a local, like a local. For groups larger than 10 people please contact us via our contact form.

Private tours are available every day (9:00AM or 3:00PM).


  • Private tour guide
  • Professional chauffeur
  • Vintage Van (open-top or with AC)
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • City map & foodie recommendations
  • Happy feet: the end of endless walking
  • 3:30h city tour
  • Lots of fun!
For 1-5 people groups minimum 300EUR rate applies: please mark 5 people during reservation process

WHAT WILL YOU SEE (private tours are custom tailored):

Plaça Catalunya, Passeig de Gracia, Casa Milá (UNESCO world heritage), Casa Battló (UNESCO world heritage), Sagrada Familia Temple (UNESCO world heritage), Gracia district, Eixample district, Plaça Espanya, Montjuic Hill, National Palace, Olympic Stadium, Miramar Viewpoint, La Rambla promenade, Columbus monument, Old Port, Barceloneta district, Barceloneta beach, Olympic Port, Arc de Triomf, Ciutadella Park, El Born medieval district, Santa Maria del Mar Basilica.


  1. Includes hotel pick-up (city center) for the private tour option.
  2. For a safe ride and a quality tour, under no circumstance you will have a driver acting as a guide or the other way around. Each van is driven by a professional driver, and additionally, you will benefit from the personal attention of a tour guide, at all-time exclusively dedicated to you and the cultural aspects of the tour.
  3. Not all landmarks imply stopping and exiting the van, some stops are quicker, just right for brief explanations and photos.
  4. The visits to the historical landmarks are only on the exterior. Our aim is to give you a broad and deep overview of the city whilst experiencing the authentic local lifestyle. After the tour, you will be ready to explore further on your own, and visit the interior of your favorite landmarks with the proper wealth of information to make the most of it.
  5. All tours are in English, other languages are available upon request (for private tours only).