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We know you value your time: while you are in Barcelona it is limited, so we will provide The Best Value for it. You will see The Highlights of the city at your pace. And you will save a lot of time, because we can grant you VIP Access, so you will...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Barcelona, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The private tour with Javier was the highlight of our trip to Barcelona. Javier was knowledgable and fun. We learned so many intimate details about Gaudi and La Sagrada Familia that we would have never learned on our own.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank CindyG1765
Javier_Private_Guide, Tour Guide at Barcelona Private Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Cindy! Thank you very much for your review! I love to know that you enjoyed it so much. Please, get ready for the completion of Sagrada Familia in 2026! Have a Wonderful Day!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Javier is easy going, and made this a fun learning experience for the entire family. My kids were skeptical about an 8 hour day, but really enjoyed the time. We were able to see so much more with Javier than we could have on our...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Javier_Private_Guide, Tour Guide at Barcelona Private Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your review! It was a pleasure to be with all of you! Your kids are great! They were there the whole time! We all enjoyed it a lot. Having a guide will safe lots of time. He/she will take care...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family of 5 just returned from Barcelona where we had the privilege of touring on 3 separate days with Javier of Barcelona Private tour Guide. With his guidance we toured throughout the city visiting all of the wonderful Gaudi landmarks as well as the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Javier_Private_Guide, Tour Guide at Barcelona Private Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much J. for such a great review! I love it! We really saw it all! Or almost... I have never been in Montserrat with such a dense fog! ;-) But as you said it was great! Having the opportunity to share with...More

Reviewed 10 December 2018

I was asked to coordinate a group activity for ten company executives at the conclusion of their business meetings the last week of November 2018. Their window of availability was very limited so the tour and dinner needed to be very organized yet relaxed and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Javier_Private_Guide, Tour Guide at Barcelona Private Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2018

Thank you very much for this great review! Normally I don't do groups anymore, but it was a special request. And it worked really well. I am very happy that all of them were so satisfied. I had got the feeling that they were working...More

Reviewed 9 December 2018

Javier is an excellent local tour guide! His knowledge of Park Guell and Sagrada Familia is amazing, but his knowledge of local history and current events really give his tours something extra. Javier customized a tour for our group, half of our group had been...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Javier_Private_Guide, Gerente at Barcelona Private Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2018

Thank you very much for your review! I am very happy to read again that a new client enjoyed so much! Specially when half of the group have been here already! I really try my best to personalise every tour because every person is different....More

Reviewed 16 November 2018

I traveled to Barcelona this past October with my mother-in-law and two sister-in-laws to celebrate some milestone birthdays. We wanted to make the most of our stay and hit all the major Gaudi sites in a half-day. Javier not only gave us honest feedback and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Javier_Private_Guide, Gerente at Barcelona Private Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 17 November 2018

Thank you very much, Princesa! Beautiful pictures too, thank you! It was great to share some time with all of you! I am in love of Gaudi, so for me is easy to show you some of his genius creations. Please, do so, recommendations are...More

Reviewed 15 November 2018 via mobile

We are so happy that we hired Javier for a half day tour last week while in Barcelona! He did much more than point out the beautiful sights; he actually gave us a great history lesson and brought the incredible work of Gaudi to life....More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank margaretmY2309DT
Javier_Private_Guide, Gerente at Barcelona Private Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 16 November 2018

Thank you very much Margaret for this great review! I do believe in tailoring the tours, because everybody is special and have their own interests and likes and dislikes. Doing a "tape recorded" type of tour, it may be much cheaper because the guide will...More

Reviewed 11 November 2018

Touring with Javier made our trip to Barcelona so special! Visiting Gaudi's Sagrada Familia brought me to tears...so inspiring! We had a diverse group and Javier made sure to accommodate everyone's interests. Our visit to other Gaudi's fantastic architectural gems, Casa Batllo' and Park Guell,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Javier_Private_Guide, Gerente at Barcelona Private Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2018

Thank you very much for your great review! I love to see tears on the eyes of some of you when we feel that emotion entering the kaleidoscope of Gaudi. The rest was just as great! It was a real pleasure to be with you...More

Reviewed 10 November 2018

My sister, and niece went to Barcelona for a week, inspired by my grand niece who is studying there for her fall semester. We splurged and hired Javier for a full, action-packed, 8-hour day to maximize our Gaudi experiences, based on Javier's excellent reviews. We...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Katherine E
Javier_Private_Guide, Gerente at Barcelona Private Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2018

WAW! Thank you! Your last sentence made me shake. Thanks a lot. I really enjoy doing this job, and Gaudi is my passion. I also love to travel and to see the World, so I try to create the Best of the Experiences for you...More

Reviewed 5 November 2018

Javier provided a well-organized fast-paced tour of things we especially wanted to see in Barcelona. He wanted to know our interests (architecture and history) and continually addressed those themes. The fee was expensive, for two people, but we saw and learned more in five hours...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Javier_Private_Guide, Gerente at Barcelona Private Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2018

Gracias Eileen! Having a private "personalised" guide is the Best way to visit a city like Barcelona and of course the Best value for your money, specially if you are limited in time. I am happy to see that even when you think that I...More

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Response from Katherine P | Reviewed this property |
Javier at Barcelona tour guide. He was wonderful, knowledgeable and got us in and out of places without waiting so that we could see more, and knew just where to take pictures for great shots.
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Hello. I would need to know the days that you will be here. Please, send my an email to barcelonaprivatetourguide AT gmail Thank you!
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