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Skip-the-Line Guided Tour of Santa Maria del Mar Interior

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1 hr 15 mins
Guided tour

Admire the architectural and historical beauty of Santa Maria del Mar on this guided tour with a skip-the-line entry ticket.


  • Skip the long lines and enter the awe-striking Santa Maria del Mar, discover its roots and unique features, including the crypts, and revel in views of Barcelona city on a guided tour.

  • Experience the Gothic-style designs, interiors, and terraces of the renowned church with historical insights from a professional guide.

  • Witness impressive features in the basilica, including the great rose window, the floor plan, and the stands.

  • Uncover the treasures within the "Cathedral of La Ribera" at your own leisure, with free time for independent exploration included in the tour.

  • Fun Fact: Ildefonso Falcones’ well-known book - “Cathedral by the sea," - later adapted into a TV series, uses Santa Maria del Mar to establish a historical context that collides with the highly-significant construction of the church.


  • Skip-the-line admission into Santa Maria del Mar

  • English and Spanish-speaking tour guide

  • Free time inside the Basilica

  • Special rates for students and seniors


  • Hotel transfers

  • Audio guide

  • Personal expenses

cancellation policy

You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Barcelona is a vibrant Spanish city famous for its Roman-era architecture, festivals, parties, and football. For those waiting to explore this beautiful city, the astounding Santa Maria del Mar is one attraction that should not be missed. Join the guided tour and immerse yourself in the reverence that this stunning cathedral commands.

Observe Historical Attractions In The Basilica

With a skip-the-line entry into Santa Maria del Mar, stroll through the remarkable entrance and immediately notice the stately atmosphere. Take note of the Catalan Gothic style of the building, the intricate main floor plan within, the stands, and the crypts underneath the altar. As you pass through these attractions, listen to detailed historical accounts about the main features of the church from your guide. Learn of its influence on the neighborhoods in Barcelona and Catalonia through the ages that make the “Cathedral of La Ribera” the beloved jewel it is today.

Enjoy Panoramic Views & Free Time

After delving into the late-ancient and high-medieval origins of the cathedral, step onto the rooftop terraces and marvel at 360-degree views of urban Barcelona city. Finish your tour with free time to explore Santa Maria del Mar independently. Use this time to appreciate the well-preserved stained glass windows and highlights such as the window of the Ascension, the Lavabo, and the massive rose window.

Important Information

  • For special rates (seniors, students, etc.), you must present an identity certificate at the meeting point.


English Guided Tour

  • Fri: 4pm

  • Sat:10am

  • Sun 3pm

Spanish Guided Tour

  • Thu: 5:30pm

  • Sat: 12:30pm

  • Sun: 4:15pm

  • Your voucher will be emailed to you instantly.

  • Display the voucher on your mobile phone with a valid photo ID at the meeting point. Students must show a valid student ID.

  • Please arrive at the meeting point 10 minutes before the scheduled time of your visit to avoid any delays.

Meeting Point

  • Meet your guide at the door that leads to Paseo del Born.

  • Address: Passeig del Born, 5-1, 08003 Barcelona, Spain.

Get Directions to the Meeting Point

Getting There

To reach the meeting point, you can use any of the following modes of transportation:

By Metro

  • The nearest metro station to Pg. del Born is Jaume I station, which is on Line 4 (yellow line). From there, it is only a few minutes' walk to the address.

By Bus

  • Several buses stop near Pg. del Born, including lines 39, 45, and V15. The closest bus stop is Pla de Palau, which is only a few minutes' walk from the address.
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