BARCELONA TO GIRONA DAY TRIP

  • Meet Your Guide In Girona €550

    2-hr walking tour of Girona

  • Non-Guided Tour €725

    6-hr day trip. Driver Only - No Tour Guide

  • Favorite Option
    Favorite Option €995

    6-hr day trip. Guide + Driver

  • Extended Tour €1195

    8-hr day trip. Guide + Driver

These fees are total for your party (not per person) and don't include per-person entrance fees to the visited sites

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100% Private Tour

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Half Day Tour

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Chauffeured Tour

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Out of Town

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Kid-Friendly

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Not For Walking Issues

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Jewish Heritage

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Christian Heritage

PRIVATE TOUR TO GIRONA FROM BARCELONA

Like Italy but without the crowds

Are you interested in Jewish Heritage? Or are you passionate about history, specially the Middle Ages? Or would you maybe want to sped a day outside of Barcelona, visiting some picturesque area away from the tourist crowds? Are you maybe a fan of Game of Thrones?

The city of Girona is specially known for its medieval section and a remarkable Jewish Quarter (the “Call”), plus its history is full of interesting facts, and its architecture hides fascinating details and lots of photo opportunities that never fail. That might be why it was chosen to be Braavos for the 6th season of Game of Thrones!

But unless you are used to taking trains abroad and navigate alleys and backstreets just for the pleasure of getting lost… visiting in Girona on your own can be tricky. Or at least, you are likely to miss a lot!

Instead, with this private Girona day tour from Barcelona you’ll get to visit everything easily with your tour guide, who knows her way and the local history, and will be happy to adapt to your interests and preferences. You’ll also have a dedicated driver to take you there and back to Barcelona, for maximum travel comfort.

WHY YOU'LL LOVE THIS TOUR

HIGHLIGHTS OF THIS BARCELONA TO GIRONA TOUR

ONYAR RIVERSIDE

(Great Photo Ops)

Old Girona from the riverside

MEDIEVAL BATHS

(Inside or Outside)

Skylight tower of the Arabic Baths of Girona

CATHEDRAL

(Inside or Outside)

Cathedral of Girona

JEWISH SECTION

(Historical Walk)

Alley of the Jewish Section of Girona

TOUR LOGISTICS

6 hours
Possibility of adding extra hours upon booking.

6-HOUR TOURS: Anytime between 8AM and 9AM
8-HOUR TOURS: 9 AM. This tour starting time is not flexible.
AVAILABLE: Every day.
SOME SITES CLOSED:
Monday: the Museum of History of the Jewish of Girona is closed.
Sunday: the interior of the Cathedral of Girona is not available for visits as there is mass going on (you can visit the Cloister and the Treasure Museum, though.
UNIQUEIn May, Girona celebrates the “Time of Flowers” festival. A great time to visit it and see the usual sites covered in flower decorations.

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TRANSPORTATION

Mercedes car or minivan for upto 6 of you + guide & dedicated driver.

BOOK NOW

Our team is small and we can only secure a guide for you after full payment has been received.
Don’t wait until last-minute: we often book out.

LUNCH | Extra

6-hour tours: No lunch planned for this option.
8-hour tours: If you decide to eat in Girona, lunch will take around 1 hour and you can expect to pay €20-30/person, depending on your order. A lunch in a countryside restaurant typically lasts around 1.5 hours: take it as part of your local experience! Cost is around €30-40/person.

PRICING (2020 fees)

TOTAL PER TOUR (not per person)
6-HOUR TOUR:  €995
8-HOUR TOUR:  €1195

ENTRANCE FEES | Not included*

All the entrance fees in this tour are optional and will be paid on site

  • Medieval Baths: €2/person
  • Cathedral: €7/person
  • Museum of the Jewish: €4/person

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* Site ticket costs are given as an orientation only, as they can change without notice. Discounts might apply for students and/or seniors.
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CAN WE TAKE THE TRAIN?

I’m afraid we don't organize train tours to Girona, but you can take the train on your own and meet your guide directly in Girona for a 2-hour walking tour.
That gives you the freedom to decide how long you want to stay in Girona after the tour is over and continue exploring it on your own.

Email us to book a tour of Girona and meet your guide there.

PRICING (2020 fees)

€550TOTAL PER TOUR (not per person)

TAKE INTO ACCOUNT:

- Taxis from Girona train station to old town and back: Around €10 and 10 minutes per ride
- AVE fast speed train: around €60/person (ROUND TRIP) - Fees fluctuate depending on time/date/availability just like airplane tickets.
- We recommend to get a one-way ticket to Girona, and leave the return open to play by ear. If there's no fast speed train tickets left, you can always take the regional train back.

TAILOR THIS TOUR TO YOUR UNIQUE NEEDS

This tour works great for people able to walk, very interested in history (specially medieval and Jewish), or that just want to spend a lovely day out of town away from the tourist crowds.

If you are traveling with kids, this tour is child-friendly if we focus more on the exploration and the local legends than in the historical part.

If you have walking issues or use a wheelchair, please note that the visit of Girona involves sections of stairs and uphill cobblestone streets. We recommend to ask your guide to take you on the little tourist train instead of walking you around.

If you’d like to have lunch during the tour but a farmhouse doesn’t sound appealing enough, we can take you to the seaside instead! Check out our Costa Brava and Girona tour.

REVIEWS FROM TRAVELERS LIKE YOU:

AdventureRUs (Pittsburgh, USA)
AdventureRUs (Pittsburgh, USA)
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Miriam took me to Girona, the delightful medieval city about an hour away. Having attended university there, she knew both the history and the fun experiences of having been a student, living initially in a convent with the nuns! You can’t go wrong choosing this private tour company.

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