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.
Discover in a guided tour at the Barcelona's Gothic Quarter the charm of its streets, squares, hidden corners and hundred-year-old buildings with expert guides who will take you, step by step, on a journey through history.
Enjoy a flavour-filled journey in a guided tour through the old town and discover Barcelona's cuisine
. During this walk you will find out about the history of Barcelona's cuisine as well as some of its flagship restaurants and food outlets, to enjoy sampling some of their produce. Bon appétit!
Discover the Quadrat d'Or, or Golden Square
, in a guided tour in the Eixample district, an exceptional area focus of Barcelona's modernist style (Art Nouveau) at the end of the 19th century and beginning of the 20th. Take a leisurely stroll through this neighbourhood and admire the Catalan Modernist style
(Art Nouveau) buildings
by architects such as Antoni Gaudí, Domènech i Montaner and Puig i Cadafalch
, to name just a few. Don't miss this true open-air museum of Barcelona.
Discover Picasso's Barcelona
by following in the artist's footsteps. While walking the guided tour, find out about the life of this genius through the explanations of professional guides and know his works at the Picasso Museum
, which pays tribute to his talent and is one of the most visited sites within Barcelona.
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.