Barcelona Markets Walking Tour: Las Ramblas, La Boqueria & Beyond

Highlights

  • Visit Barcelona’s most famous markets and iconic boulevard - Las Ramblas.
  • Experience the sights and smells of mercat de la Boqueria .
  • Hear fascinating facts and information from the expert live guide.
  • Appreciate the beauty and vibrancy of Catalan culture.

Overview

A trip to Barcelona is not complete without a visit to the city’s top food markets. What better way to become immersed in the city’s vibrant cultures than exploring the markets with a professional guide. Not only will you learn more about the markets and the city, but you’ll also get local tips and recommendations from the guide for local flavours and how to get the best value.

The tour begins at one of the most famous markets in Barcelona and one of the best food markets in the world – La Boqueria. Offering a range of food from all over the world, you’ll only find the highest quality food here! The guide will share some different traditions and provide insight into the variety of cultures as you walk through the market. You’ll even have a sample tasting of some traditional Catalan olives.

As you exit the Boqueria market, you’ll find yourself on Las Ramblas – the most famous boulevard of Barcelona! Admire the lively atmosphere and soak up the ambience as you wander through the tree-lined street. Filled with flower markets and open-air cafés, the vibe at Las Ramblas in unmatched!

The guide will then lead you to the Gothic Quarter where you’ll find a range of antique stores. As you stroll down the winding streets, you’ll then make your way to the bustling Santa Caterina Market – the first covered market in the city. You’ll spot this market from afar as the wavy, colourful roof takes the spotlight.

Before ending the tour, you’ll visit a local caganer shop and learn about one of Catalonia’s strangest traditions. Admire the magnificent church of Santa Maria del Mar before ending the tour at the Market of Born.

Book your tickets today and have a fantastic time exploring the markets of Barcelona!

Inclusions

  • Guided walking tour of Barcelona’s markets
  • Olive tasting at La Boqueria*

Exclusions

  • Food and drink (can be purchased during the tour)

Additional information

Days of Operation: Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays & Saturdays at 10:00am (plus Thursdays in summer)

Meeting Point: Outside Dunkin’ at Rambla de Sant Josep, 89, 08002, Barcelona

End Point: Mercat del Born (Market of Born)
Please arrive at the meeting point at least 15 minutes before the scheduled tour time. The guide will be holding an orange sign that says, ‘Experience First’.
This tour covers around 2 miles of walking at a leisurely pace.
This tour is wheelchair accessible, although there are some uneven surfaces.
*This tour typically includes an olive tasting at La Boqueria market, but you’ll also have time to purchase food at the markets throughout the tour. The guide can provide tips on local flavours and how to get the best value.
Our tours run rain or shine. If there’s extreme weather and we have to cancel, you’ll get a full refund.
Free cancellation up to 48 hours before scheduled tour.
From £25.00
From $32.00
From €29.00

Highlights

  • Visit Barcelona’s most famous markets and iconic boulevard - Las Ramblas.
  • Experience the sights and smells of mercat de la Boqueria .
  • Hear fascinating facts and information from the expert live guide.
  • Appreciate the beauty and vibrancy of Catalan culture.