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“Really enjoyable”

Barcelona CicloTour
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US$24.99*
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City Center Bike Tour in Barcelona
Ranked #95 of 549 Tours in Barcelona
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: Experience the city of Barcelona just like the locals do: by bike. It’s the fastest and most environmentally friendly way to discover the city, not to mention the most fun. Hire a bike and explore on your own, with rental prices from 2 hours up to a week. Perhaps you would prefer to take one of our daily guided city tours, which show you Barcelona’s most popular sights: stunning works by Gaudí, the ancient streets of the Gothic quarter, the multi-cultural district of El Raval, the beaches and much more.
Toronto, Canada
1 review
“Really enjoyable”
Reviewed 10 November 2013

I did a tour in October 2013. It was a highlight of my trip. Although I had been in Barcelona for a few days and had already seen several of the sights and neighbourhoods on the tour it was great to hear the history and some context. Our guide, Maria, was really knowledgeable and did a good job of keeping our large group together. She even recommended a restaurant which I went back to for dinner.

My only complaint - please update your brochure. It currently says that the departure point is the Hard Rock Cafe when it actually is the shop.

Visited October 2013
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“Great Bike tour of the city!”
Reviewed 28 October 2013

Did the tour on October 17th, 2013 @ 11am.

Awesome tour, was my wife and I with another couple that joined (they were really nice and we enjoyed having them on our tour). Our guide was Mortiz (hopefully spelled that right) and he was really good, he had a lot of information and made the tour fun. We saw all the great sites in the city and had time to take pictures and even Mortiz was helpful and took some great shots of us! It was fun to just ride around the city and it's great workout. Highly recommend this tour, you see the sights, the beach, shopping area, good spots to eat and it's just a lot of FUN!

Visited October 2013
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Princeton, New Jersey
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“Perfect way to see town”
Reviewed 28 October 2013

A wondeful tour of the sights and history of Barcelona. Mauritz was a super friendy guide. We had a perfect day to visit the beach. Highly recommend

Visited October 2013
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Vancouver, Canada
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“Too big of a group”
Reviewed 21 October 2013

The bike tour is a good way to get a taste of the city as we did the same in Amsterdam. Unfortunately we had 20 people in our tour with just 1 guide. We had paid in advance for our tour and there were a lot of people who just showed up for a tour on the day of which as a result seems like there were not enough staff. One guide took off with a small group and all the remaining participants were left with 1 guide. It felt so rushed that we don't even remember the guide's name. He did not check to make sure that everyone's bike was ok and at the proper height before we took off. I saw one lady who felt off twice because the bike was too big for her but the guide did not notice it as the group was just too big.

We were taken to some pretty high traffic areas with lots of pedestrians and cars so the route is definitely not for beginner bikers. With the large number of people in the group, it was difficult to get everyone across the traffic lights in one go, so the guide was pressuring everyone to ride faster to stay together which we thought was so unsafe in such busy streets. We have had great experiences with other bike tours in other cities but this one was certainly disappointing. It was poorly organized, some bikes were missing the bag or the bottle of water that should be included.

Visited October 2013
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“Best way to see barcelona”
Reviewed 17 September 2013 via mobile

We had a fantastic trip round the city with Sonia our guide who was fab. Great pace, lots of info, felt we managed to see many of the sights and so much better than being on the bus.
Would definitely recommend

Visited September 2013
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