viabam tours

Gaudí, modernism & Sagrada Familia Free Tour

Printed or Digital Voucher

Immerse yourself in modernist Barcelona with this two and a half hour free tour. Discover the main works of Gaudi and the most important monuments of Catalan modernism with a guide in English.


  • Discover the main modernist works of Barcelona
  • Learn about the history of the Block of Discord
  • Admire Gaudí’s Casa Batlló and La Pedrera
  • Be amazed by the Sagrada Familia, also Gaudi's masterpiece




Come and discover the main modernist symbols of Barcelona and Gaudí's universe in this free walking tour where you will appreciate an unparalleled architectural heritage.

We will start the tour in Plaza Catalunya to approach the famous Block of Discord, located on Paseo de Gràcia. In this very same block several of the modernist jewels of Barcelona are concentrated: the Lleó Morera house, by Domènech i Montaner, the Casa Amatller by Puig i Cadafalch and the famous Casa Batlló, designed by Gaudí.

Apart from learning the story of how three of the most famous architects of their time competed to build the most beautiful building on Passeig de Gràcia, you will discover how and why modernism flourished in Barcelona, as well as the origin of its peculiar forms. 

During the tour, your guide will also explain about the Cerdà Plan, which paved the way for the creaton of Barcelona's characteristic Eixample district, and we will see other nearby monuments such as La Pedrera or Casa Milà, also by Gaudí.

Next, we will take the metro to see the most iconic monument of Barcelona: the Sagrada Familia, Gaudi's masterpiece. 

Once there, you will be able to marvel at this impressive work as we take a walk around the temple to get to know the intricate details of the facade and learn about the symbolism behind each element. 

At approximately 6:30 p.m. the tour ends in front of the Sagrada Familia. 

How much does this tour cost?

The free tours do not have a set price. At the end of the tour, each person will contribute the amount they consider fair depending on the degree of satisfaction. 

Our guides are truly passionate about history and work exclusively on a pay-as-you-go basis, thus ensuring that you will have an unforgettable and meaningful experience.

Meeting Point

Plaça de Catalunya (On the corner with Bergara street)


  • Guided tour of Barcelona for 2 hours and a half
  • Professional guide in English
  • Metro Ticket
  • Radioguide: 1 € per adult
  • Tips

Cancellation Policy

Non refundable - This activity can't be cancelled / refunded


  • The use of comfortable shoes and clothes is recommended. The entire tour is done on foot.
  • Group reservations of more than 6 people are not allowed.
  • The maximum allowed is 3 children per adult.

Additional Info

Radio guides used in the tour cost of €1 per person.


To enjoy this activity you will need to present the printed or digital voucher.
Check availability:

Related Tours

sagrada familia tour visita
Sagrada Familia guided tour - Fast Track entrance
2 Reviews
This 1,5 hour guided tour will give you instant access to Barcelona’s biggest landmark: Sagrada Familia. Enjoy the most impressive architecture and ornaments with a Fast Track entrance.

54,00 €

Tour details
visita guiada park guell barcelona
Park Güell Fast Track Entrance and Guided Tour
5 Reviews
Visit one of Barcelona’s most amazing landmarks in this 1,5 hour guided tour of Parc Güell with ticket included. Learn all about this magnificent modernist work by Gaudi, one of the places that make Barcelona a unique city.

29,00 €

Tour details
Barcelona’s Old City Free Walking Tour
1 Reviews
Discover Barcelona's remarkable Old City district . Walk through the most emblematic places of the Gothic Quarter and historic neighborhoods with an easy going local guide in English to learn about its secrets, local culture, and amazing architecture.

0,00 €

Tour details
Teleferico Montjuic Barcelona
Highlights of Barcelona with Montjuïc cable car ride
1 Reviews
Enjoy Barcelona's highlights with this guided morning tour, featuring the Gothic Quarter, the Barcelona Cathedral, the Port Olímpic, Barceloneta and much more. Includes entrance to the Cathedral and a ride on the Montjuïc cable car.

49,00 €

Tour details