What connects architecture and the city? History, culture, the city as a complex public phenomenon. Architour
, an office of architects, has this philosophy. Routes are therefore an immersion in the city in order to induce travelers and partakers to questioning and feedback.
Barcelona has set the benchmark for architecture and town planning around the world from far-off times to the present day, when some of its most innovative and cutting-edge buildings have been constructed. Let yourself be guided by architect tour guides
and discover the history, the past, present and future of town planning and architecture in Barcelona.
Discover the historic streets of Barcelona as you sample and enjoy delicious tapas which are one of the city’s main culinary specialities. You’ll also discover centuries-old emporia selling all kinds of products typical of Catalan cuisine.
- Official tour guides who specialise in gastronomy.
- Maximum group size 20 people. Guaranteed departures.
A guided walking tour through the Catalan capital’s most splendid past. In this tour visitors will have the opportunity to discover the historic city centre, the Gothic Quarter, led by an expert guide and take a journey back in time, spanning Roman to medieval Barcelona.
With more than 20 Michelin-starred restaurants, gastronomy has become a special ingredient of Barcelona’s cultural heritage. Visitors will have the opportunity to discover a varied selection of the city’s finest food emporiums and landmarks, led by an expert guide, and to sample some of their products.
An expert guide will accompany you through the heritage district, the Quadrat d’Or: a true open-air museum right in the centre of Barcelona’s Eixample neighbourhood. You’ll also be able to admire works by architects such as Gaudí, Domènech i Montaner and Puig i Cadafalch.
A guided tour of some of the key places where the artist spent his time when he lived in Barcelona. The tour explores Picasso’s Barcelona in depth. An expert guide will accompany you through the bohemian Barcelona of Picasso’s youth and take you on a tour of the world-famous Museu Picasso.
Discover Barcelona’s hidden pleasures while you sample the finest cacao at the old town’s most famous chocolatiers.
The Spanish Civil War in Barcelona Tour visits some of the key areas of the city between 1936-1939. We will discuss subjects such as anarchism, the bombing raids and George Orwell.
Barcelona’s Park Güell
is a vast uptown garden with countless architectural features. Now you can take a guided tour to discover the charms of this park designed by the architect Antoni Gaudí
, the greatest exponent of Catalan modernisme.
From the letter to the word, from imagination to reality.ICONO Serveis Culturals
offers you the chance to visit the magical Barcelona of "The Shadow of the Wind"
("La Sombra del Viento") and the fascinating Barcelona of "The Cathedral of the Sea"
("La Catedral del Mar"), two novels that have captivated thousands of readers around the world.
Whether it’s because of its beauty, its unique buildings, monuments, tucked-away squares and street entertainments, Barcelona is a city where every corner offers the perfect photo opportunity. Make the most of the chance to discover an unseen Barcelona through the camera’s lens.
The personal shopper service is designed to save you time with your shopping and to make your stay in Barcelona more pleasant.
The shopping expert Personal Shopper will help you find special shops, give you up-to-the-minute, attractive ideas and assist you with the language. A great idea to help you make the most of your time and the Barcelona's wide range of shops.
Barcino, the charm and mystery of the city by night.
The old town reveals its history by evoking the Roman city and medieval era.Architour
takes you on an intimate, sensorial tour where architecture converges with the phenomenon of the city and intertwines with history, art, sociology and culture in general.