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Barcelona: Markets & Food Tour with a Local Chef

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Explore two local markets in Barcelona alongside a culinary expert and savor traditional gourmet delicacies.

Highlights

  • Visit the beautifully decorated markets of Boqueria and Santa Caterina
  • Navigate through the markets with your taste buds and under the guidance of a local chef
  • Taste fresh, locally sourced gourmet delicatessen carefully chosen by the chef
  • A premium small-group tour ensures a more intimate experience

Inclusions

  • Guided tour
  • Professional chef
  • Visit Boqueria and Santa Caterina Market
  • Taste of gourmet delicatessen

Exclusions

  • Tips
  • Hotel transfers

Guide Languages

English and Spanish

Discounted Tickets

Infants aged 3 and under go for free. Children aged 4 - 8 enjoy reduced prices on their tickets

Ticket Information

In the next step of your booking, you can choose the desired language of the tour:

  • English Guided Tour
  • Spanish Guided Tour

Cancellation policy

These tickets can't be cancelled or rescheduled.

In the markets of Boqueria and Santa Caterina, history, gastronomy, and the freshest of produce blend perfectly together to create an authentic and local experience. If you truly want to immerse yourself in Barcelona’s cuisine and culture, head to these markets and you’ll certainly leave with a tummy full of surprises and ecstasy.

Get welcomed by a professional chef and begin your tour in the Gothic Quarter. As you walk along, the clear modernist style of Mercat de la Boqueria will become evident to you. Walkthrough this market and learn of its history as you soak in the fresh atmosphere. With thousands of stalls and colors, this market deserves its international status. After this, head to the next best market in town - Mercat de Santa Caterina. No one can possibly miss its vibrant and undulating rooftop. It certainly makes a bold move in the marketplace approach with huge colored ceramics mosaic representing fruits and vegetables. Visit traditional grocery stalls with your professional guide and purchase typical Catalan gourmet delicacies. Savor authentic delicatessens from the market through a selection of appetizers bursting with flavors.

Schedule

Availability: Daily, except on Sundays and bank holidays

Duration: Approx. 2hrs

Departure: 10:00 AM

Itinerary

9:45 AM – Welcome by a specialist chef
10:00 AM – Walkthrough The Gothic Quarter and arrive at La Boqueria Market
11:00 AM – Walkthrough The Gothic Quarter until Santa Caterina’s Market
12:00 PM – Arrive at Born to Cook | Food tasting and drinks
12:30 PM – Tour comes to an end

Additional Information

  • Don’t forget to mention any dietary restrictions or allergies at the time of your booking
  • There is a minimum of people required for this tour. In the event that this is not met, customers will be offered an alternative date, another tour of equal or superior value, or a full refund
  • Tour may be affected due to special circumstances
  • Your voucher will be emailed to you shortly after the purchase
  • Please display the same along with a valid photo ID at the meeting point
  • If you have purchased reduced-price tickets, please carry your valid photo ID proof for verification. Students must show their valid student IDs
  • Kindly ensure that you arrive 10-15 minutes before the start time of your tour to avoid any delays

Meeting Point

  • Meet your guide at We Experience Ticketing Office
  • Address: Carrer de Montjuïc del Bisbe, 3, 08002 Barcelona
  • It is a quick 1-minute walk from the Barcelona Cathedral in Pla de la Seu

Get Directions to the Meeting Point

Getting There

By Metro

  • The nearest subway station is Jaume I, which is a 5-minute walk to the meeting point.
  • Metro L4 stop here.

By Bus

  • The nearest bus stop is Via Laietana - Pl Ramon Berenguer, a 5-minute walk to the meeting point.
  • Buses #47, 120, N8, N28, V15, and V17 stop here.

Validity

The ticket is valid for the date and time chosen during the booking

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