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Barcelona Experience

Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes, 1099, 08020 Barcelona, Spain
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Touring with Gaston

Gaston did a walking tour with us around Barcelona in the rain, for 4 hours. We also went to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ksay88
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Columbus, Ohio
2 Day Tour of Barcelona

My family had a great time exploring Barcelona and Montserrat with Gaston. We had just a couple of... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2017
Mermaid M
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Barbados
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Barcelona Experience is a private tour and shore excursion company based in Barcelona. We offer Barcelona bike tours, Barcelona walking tours and Barcelona driving tours of the city's best sites. We also offer driving tours to Girona, Tarragona, Montserrat, Penedes, Dali country and Costa Brava. Each tour is available for shore excursions and for visitors who are staying in the city for multiple days. We focus our tours on your preferences and tastes, making sure that the pace is comfortable and the adventure is memorable.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes, 1099, 08020 Barcelona, Spain

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Gaston did a walking tour with us around Barcelona in the rain, for 4 hours. We also went to Montserrat. We couldn't have had a more knowledgable, patient and friendly guide throughout our trip. Gaston knows so much of the history of Spain/Barcelona, as well...More

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Gaston M, Owner at Barcelona Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the great review. You guys were incredible withstanding the weather and exploring the city!

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Reviewed 28 August 2017

My family had a great time exploring Barcelona and Montserrat with Gaston. We had just a couple of days to spend in Barcelona and we had a lot of discussions with him beforehand to work out a schedule which accommodated all interests and ages (ages...More

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Gaston M, Owner at Barcelona Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2017

Thank you Mavis, hopefully on your next visit you will be able to see Barca play at Camp Nou.

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Reviewed 24 August 2017

We were so lucky to hear about Gaston through a friend who showed me her family portraits from a tour of the Gothic Quarter. I booked a very similar experience with him. He suggested an afternoon/evening photoshoot for my family, which included myself, my husband,...More

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Gaston M, Owner at Barcelona Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2017

thank you for the great feedback. I really enjoyed hanging out with you and the family and love taking pictures of families, especially children. I am very happy that you ejoyed them and will be thrilled to see you again here in Barcelona in the...More

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Reviewed 20 August 2017

Gaston spent a lot of time going back and forth with our group prior to our trip to plan our three days of tours such that we would be able to make the most of our short time in Barcelona. Our group of 13 people...More

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Gaston M, Owner at Barcelona Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2017

Thank you Jen, it was great to meet the extended family and spend some time getting to know each of you. I look forward to your next visit!

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Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Two days of the most interesting, fact-filled, laughter, sights, history. First day tour with Gaston and driver, Anders. Had the full Gaudi experience and the most wonderful lunch in a local spot near Sagrada Familia. Second day, half day, walking tour through Gothic Quarter. Worth...More

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Gaston M, Owner at Barcelona Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

Thank you Lisa for your great and enthusiastic review. I expect to see you back here with the rest of the family in the near future for another great Barcelona Experience.

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Reviewed 18 July 2017

My fiancé and I engaged Gaston for a 3-hr photography shoot at La Sagranda Familia, Park Guell and the Gothic Quarter. The Good: Reasonable prices for the services rendered which included makeup and the use of a SUV during the duration of the shoot. Gaston...More

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Gaston M, Owner at Barcelona Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

Thank you for both the positive and negative feedback. I am happy that you were satisfied with the overall experience and service. However, I am sorry to hear that you were not fully satisfied with some of your images. I work hard to provide a...More

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Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

We were lucky to be introduced to Gaston, the owner of the Barcelona Experience. Gaston picked us up from the airport and the next day we did a full day tour of the old city, lunch and the Gaudi church and Park Guelle. What a...More

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Gaston M, Owner at Barcelona Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

It was our pleasure and we are happy to have been able to provide you with a positive and memorable experience. It was a lot of fun sharing stories with you.

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Reviewed 16 July 2017

We were lucky enough to have our travel agent arrange airport transfers and a walking tour with Gaston. Gaston is very professional, knowledgeable and also kind, caring and attentive to your needs. This is a rare combination. We thouroughly enjoyed the tour of the old...More

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Gaston M, Owner at Barcelona Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

Thank you for the great review! I really enjoyed your company and look forward to your next visit, perhaps with the grandchildren.

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Reviewed 9 July 2017

Gaston was a phenomenal host for our custom tour that included picking up our family of 6 at our cruise ship (including luggage), taking us to Montserrat, having a Catalan lunch nearby and going to Tibidabo for a fabulous view of Barcelona. Our driver was...More

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Gaston M, Owner at Barcelona Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

Hi Anne, thanks for the great and detailed review. Your family is great and it was a pleasure to share a day with you in and around Barcelona. I look forward to seeing you again in this great city.

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Reviewed 6 July 2017

Our family of 6 loved our bicycle experience with Gaston. Our ages ranged from 76 down to 19 and fun was had by all. The bikes were easy to use and allowed the older members of our party to see a lot of Barcelona without...More

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Gaston M, Owner at Barcelona Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2017

Thanks for the great feedback. I am honored to have been your favorite activity during your trip to Spain. I love showing the city by bike and had a great time with your.

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