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Barcelona: 2-Hour Sailing Experience with Refreshments

1. Barcelona: 2-Hour Sailing Experience with Refreshments

Discover the beautiful coastline of Barcelona on a yacht tour. See the Port of Barcelona, Barceloneta beach, the Castle of Montjuic, and the Tibidabo mountain from a unique perspective on the Mediterranean Sea. Set sail out of the inner marina and admire some of the most luxurious, private mega yachts of the Mediterranean sea moored at One Ocean Marina at Port Vell. Then pass by the famous shopping Center Maremagnum built on the dock, and see the famous statue of Christopher Columbus. Marvel at the World Trade Center building before your ship sets course for the northern mouth of the port of Barcelona. Just before the northern entry of the Port of Barcelona, pass under the largest drawbridge in Spain that gives access to one of the most important commercial ports of the Mediterranean Sea. Once you're out of the harbor, the sails are hoisted and you'll sail along the coast of Barcelona, to enjoy the incredible views of the city. See landmarks such as the Modern W Hotel, the beach of the Barceloneta, the Castle of Montjuic, the Olympic Towers, and Sagrada Familia all from a whole new angle. In the background, the Tibidabo mountain frames the city. Enjoy the sensation of being out on the open sea and feel the salty breeze while savoring some delicious local specialties and Spanish wine or Catalan Cava.

Barcelona: 2-Hour Private Boat Cruise

2. Barcelona: 2-Hour Private Boat Cruise

Experience Barcelona's iconic skyline from a unique perspective as you take to the seas on a 2-hour boat cruise for you and up to 10 other passengers. Meet your skipper at the port where you will board your luxury private boat and head out to sea. Upon boarding the boat, enjoy 2 complimentary drinks, with your choice of beer, sangria or soft drinks. Soak up the relaxed atmosphere and chilled music as you admire the skyline and coast before returning to the port. 

Barcelona: 2-Hour Private Segway Sightseeing Tour

3. Barcelona: 2-Hour Private Segway Sightseeing Tour

Experience the beauty of Barcelona by Segway on a 2-hour private tour of its old and new neighborhoods, including the modern developments built for the 1992 Olympic Games. Following a short training session on the easy-to-operate, self-balancing vehicles, start by riding along the seafront promenade from the Gothic Quarter (Barri Gòtic), and experience the medieval streets before they open up to the sea. Ride under the palm trees of Passeig de Colom, and see the statue of Christopher Columbus at the bottom of Las Ramblas. Next, discover the urban art of Sant Sebastià beach, full of street entertainers and sun worshippers. Admire the yachts and sail boats of the Old Port (Port Vell). Pass the former fishing village of Barceloneta, and learn the dramatic history of the Catalan people and their struggle for independence. Enjoy panoramic views from the ground floor terrace of the W Hotel. Pause for thought in the tranquil gardens and open-air spaces of the Olympic Village. En route back to the meeting point, admire some of the hi-tech buildings and contemporary skyscrapers that are keeping Barcelona vibrant for the 21st century.

Barcelona: Boat Trip, Cable Car Ticket & E-Bike Tour

4. Barcelona: Boat Trip, Cable Car Ticket & E-Bike Tour

Explore the historical center of Barcelona by cool electric bike, a cruise by boat from the Old Port, before boarding the cable car to Montjuic for electrifying city and coast views. Ride to the Sagrada Familia to see Gaudi’s unfinished masterpiece, and the Passeig de Gracia, where some of the best modernista buildings of Gaudi and his contemporaries are found, such as the Pedrera, Casa Batlló, Casa Lleó Morera, and Casa Ametller. At Port Vell, board the boat and sail along the old port and the coast. Enjoying wonderful views of the city from the sea. At Port Vell, hop on the cable car and glide to Montjuïc mountain, riding at a height of up to 330 feet (100 meters) above the port.

Barcelona: Boat Trip

5. Barcelona: Boat Trip

Escape the hustle and bustle of the city center and see Barcelona from a unique perspective with an adventure onboard a beautiful sailboat. Adapt and customize the tour to suit your needs and create the perfect boat trip for your party, business trip, family outing, fishing trip, or other activity. After meeting at Port Olimpic, chat with the skipper to decide which of 3 routes to take, depending on your expectations and weather/sea conditions. Then board your beautiful sailboat and set sail out into the open sea. Feel free to play your own music on the boat's speakers and choose between the many drinks and appetizers available onboard, or bring your own.  On the first route, head northeast and admire the best of Barcelona's skyline. From the charming former fishing village that is now the Barceloneta neighborhood to the Olympic Village and the famous Bogatell and Mar Bella beaches, there is plenty to admire as you sit back and relax with a drink.  Depending on the weather, stop at Badalona beach, one of the most beautiful beaches in the area, for a dip. You can also ask your skipper to teach you how to sail during the tour.

Barcelona Grand 2-Hour Segway Tour

6. Barcelona Grand 2-Hour Segway Tour

Before your tour begins, you’ll receive instruction on the correct use of the Segway and its safety features. Your guide will also go over the details of the tour. The 2-hour ride begins at the Gothic quarter near the famous La Rambla street. Ride your Segway along Passeig Lluis Companys promenade to the Ciutadella Park. Your guide will tell you about sites along the way, including the Monumental Fountain and the Catalan Parliament. See the Columbus Memorial, and enjoy breathtaking views of the Barcelona skyline from the Hotel W esplanade. Glide down the quay at Port Olimpic to take in the fresh sea air before returning to the tour’s starting point. This is a great way to see the city in a more personal way, experiencing its rich culture and top locations.

Barcelona: 2-Hour Classic Segway Tour

7. Barcelona: 2-Hour Classic Segway Tour

Begin your 2h Segway Tour from Barcelona's Broadway in Paral.lel Avenue. Meet your guide who will give you the initial training on Segway. Fit's the helmet and segway down, the first visit in the Tour will be Las Ramblas and Columbus monument, a sculpture built as a tribute to the discoverer of America. You will continue bordering the Gothic Quarter and the Born district, the oldest neighbourhoods of Barcelona, its narrow and endless streets are full of history. Currently, these neighbourhoods attract many tourists and local people for the great number of Museums, boutiques and restaurants are there. Here, your guide will give you some recommendations of where to enjoy delicious tapas and take a refreshing sangria. Now, you will visit the Parc de la Ciutadella, its name comes from the great military fortress that Felipe V ordered to build, this park is considered an open-air museum due to a large number of sculptures that can be found inside. From the park, you can see the Arc de Triomf, another of the monuments created for the Universal Exhibition of 1888. Afterwards, you will move towards the Barcelona of 1992. This event marked the present and future of Barcelona, transforming the city from the inside and made it known worldwide. Structures such as the Olympic Port and Olympic Village were built to receive thousands of athletes with a thirst for glory. Gliding down Barcelona's seafront, you skirt the charismatic neighbourhood of Barceloneta, a place where you can enjoy the breeze, the sun and the beautiful beaches of the Mediterranean sea. Crossing Port Vell, the oldest port in Barcelona you will pass the Maremagnum shopping centre and high-level museums such as the Palau de Mar and Museum of History of Catalonia. Enjoy a complete 2h Segway Tour learning about the city!

Barcelona: 2,5h Gaudí Segway Tour

8. Barcelona: 2,5h Gaudí Segway Tour

Enjoy a 2.5-hour Gaudí dedicated Tour along Barcelona’s gems. After the initial briefing on Segway, this itinerary will take you from the Old city to the main Barcelona's attractions like Sagrada Familia, Casa Batlló and Casa Milà (La Pedrera). Three of the most representative works of Modernisme style and iconic landmarks of the city. Gaudí Tour starts from the city center, visiting the Gothic Quarter and Born district, two of the oldest neighborhoods districts in Barcelona. You will visit Roman ruins and the Basilica of Santa Maria del Mar. Glide inside of Ciutadella Park, the biggest park in the city where you can see Parliament of Catalonia and Castell del 3 Dragons, to see the first collaboration of still inexperienced architect Antonio Gaudí. Across Arc de Triomf, which was the main entry to the Universal Exhibition of 1888 held in the city, you will immerse on Eixample district, the most populated quarter in Barcelona and where Gaudi's masterpieces and other lesser-known modernist works as Casa Calvet, Casa Amatller or Casa de les Punxes. Zip on Passeig de Gracia among the most luxurious boutiques in the city, and get impressed by Casa Batlló, an icon representative of Catalan modernism undoubtedly captivating you with his fantasy, shapes and colors. Not so far you will see Casa Milà, one of the last Gaudí's works and popularly known as “La Pedrera” due to its construction style and rustic appearance. Built in 1906 it was the border between Barcelona and Vila de Gracia when it was not yet annexed to the city. Now, the most visited monument in the city, La Sagrada Familia, is a total art of work. This religious temple began its construction in 1882 and still does not know when it will be finished. This is a place that can not be missing from your list if you want to know the genius of one of the greatest exponents of modernism worldwide. Coming back to the starting point, you will see La Monumental, an old bullring where bullfighting took place, since 2012 prohibited in Catalonia. A Tour that combines the visit of the most local Barcelona with Modernisme gem's.

Barcelona Insiders Segway Tour 1.5h

9. Barcelona Insiders Segway Tour 1.5h

On this 1.5-hour tour you’ll explore the sights in Barcelona by Segway. Before you start the tour, you’ll be instructed on the correct use of the Segway for your security. That way you can relax and discover the details of the tour. The tour starts at the Arc de Triomf, traverses through Passeig de Lluís Companys to La Ciutadella Parc, and then continues on to the Christopher Columbus Memorial. You then return alongside the Maremagnum Shopping Center and ride the waterfront towards Barceloneta and the Port Olimpic. There, you enjoy the Mediterranean breeze before you return to the base and conclude the tour.

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What people are saying about W Barcelona

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Excellent directions to meeting point - photos made it super clear where to meet. Jorge was super nice and explained everything very well (safety, rules, landmarks) and also pointed out some convenient restrooms before we set out. Great way to start our trip in Barcelona

Mirko did an excellent job of guiding us through the bike lanes and keeping us safe while showing us some beautiful views and interesting places.

Was a lovely experience and would recommend it. Our guide George was very nice and knowledgeable and made the experience much better

Very good experince for me. The weather that day was a bit windy but still very good.

That was sooo fun! Richard was a wonderful guide! Amazing :)!!!