Fall in love with Barcelona Old Town highlights, monuments and urban nature on an eco-friendly cycling tour. Get active and see Ciutadella Park, La Sagrada Familia and Barcelona Cathedral, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, and Park Güell and more.

  • Explore Barcelona Old Town on a bike with a 5-Stars Private Guide
  • Enjoy eco-friendly sightseeing with a rented bike and adjusted pace
  • See the city’s top attractions, including La Sagrada Familia and Barcelona Cathedral
  • Discover Barcelona’s lesser known landmarks, parks and nature spots
  • Learn about the city’s history and culture and take amazing photos along the way

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  • 2 - 6 Hours
  • Private TourExclusive only for you
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  • Live GuideEnglish, German, French, Italian, Russian, Spanish
  • Cycling
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There is no better way to explore Barcelona than on a bike. We will rent the best professional bike for you and show you the city’s top attractions and lesser known spots. Get active and learn about Catalan and Spanish history and culture while exploring the city in the most efficient and environmentally friendly way.

During the 2-hour tour, you will hop on your bike and explore the oldest part of the city. the Gothic Quarter. The first sight on the route will be the historic Ciutadella Park, housing the Palace of the Parliament of Catalonia, ornate museums, fountains and a boating lake. From there, you will cycle towards Arco de Triunfo, a classical archway built as the main entrance to the Universal Exhibition hosted by the city in 1888.

Cycle through the maze of narrow streets to the gorgeous, ornate Art Nouveau to the Palau de la Música Catalana, then to the magnificent Gothic Barcelona Cathedral. The cathedral is surrounded by remnants of the city’s ancient past, the Roman wall from the 1st-4th century BC. Follow your guide through the Bishop’s Street to Pl. de Sant Jaume where you will see the medieval Palau de la Generalitat, which houses the government. Other points of interest will be the 15th century Basílica de Santa Maria del Pi and the soaring 14th century Basilica of Santa Maria del Mar, which inspired the best-selling novel “Cathedral of the Sea”.

Choose the 4-hour option to see even more amazing sights. The extended route includes cycling through the charming Eixample district to the 1914 former bullring La Monumental. Further on you will relax at the scenic Plaça de Gaudí park while admiring the surreal Basilica de La Sagrada Familia. Take a closer look at the details of the phenomenal design by Antoni Gaudi and learn abouts over 100 years of its construction history. You will also see Casa de les Punxes and 2 other amazing designs by Gaudi – the Catalan art nouveau period Casa Milàwith query-like facade Casa Milà, and Casa Batlló, with fantastical, curving dragon rooftop.

Pick the 6-hour option to become an expert of Barcelona Old Town monuments and nature spots. In addition to the aforementioned sights, you will also see one of the city’s lesser known, yet still extremely impressive, tourist spots – the fabulous Modernista Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau. Another point of interest will be the wonderful Park Güell, featuring mosaic-covered buildings like Casa del Guarda, the Dragon Stairway and numerous sculptures. You will also see the grand Casa Vicens Gaudi, designed by Gaudi, with Moorish influences and a protruding corner tower. There will also be some free time to grab Pa amb tomàquet or other Catalonian snack.

  • Private Bike Tour around Barcelona Old Town highlights, monuments and urban nature
  • Bike-Passionate Guide with Official Barcelona License speaking fluently in chosen language
  • Fully equipped commuting bikes rented from a professional bike rental shop
  • Special cycling route, adjusted to your pace and sightseeing preferences
  • Outstanding architecture, beautiful nature and lots of information about Barcelona
  • Helmets and other safety equipment (optional)
  • Lunch and snacks (optional in 6-hours option)

Important information

Meeting point

Meet your guide in front of the Hotel Restaurant La Ciudadela, Passeig de Lluís Companys, 2, 08018 Barcelona, Spain. Please do not enter the hotel, it is only a meeting point.

Important information

What you should know

  • Please check your email 24 hours before your tour for important information.
  • Please note that the route and number of attractions depends on the selected option..
  • We recommend arriving at the meeting point 10 minutes early, as you will need time to set up your bike.
  • We will rent adult city bikes for your group.
  • Children’s bikes, child seats, helmets and other equipment are available on request. When making a booking, please indicate how many children are in your group and their ages and whether we should prepare any additional equipment for you.
  • Entrance tickets to attractions are not included in this tour.
  • For the best experience, we limit your group size to 1-25 guests per 1 guide. We will arrange additional guides for larger groups, so the prize will be higher.