Discover the Olympic Mountain

Barcelona Private Tours Montjuic 09

Get away from the bustling city & spend some relaxing time on the Olympic Mountain of Montjuïc – Barcelona´s green lung.

We will start at the exhibition ground of the World Fair of 1929 close to iconic Plaça Espanya. Ascending the hill, you will learn about this important event in the cities´ history. While standing in front of a palace that houses the Catalan modern art museum you will have a great photo moment with amazing views.

From there we will cross the Olympic Ring with its art and see the Olympic Stadium where the Games of 1992 were held. We will explain the everlasting impact on the city before we climb up to the top of the hill. Passing by the Botanical Garden we will also have a glimpse into the famous cemetery of Barcelona.

Once on the top we may have a break in a hidden beer garden under pine trees – if open & the weather allows. The walk continues on a non-touristy path around the castle of Montjuïc to a breath-taking viewing point. Here you can also understand why the mountain has always been a natural watch tower & helped guarding the city.

Strolling down the slopes of the hill we will arrive to the multi-cultural quarter of Poble Sec. Its chaotic lay-out gives the area a distinctive atmosphere that is nowadays very trendy among young people. We will finish the walk in the famous Calle Blai in one of the local Pinchos bars serving popular snacks.

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Included in the price

  • 3 hours guided tour

Not included in the price

  • Entrance fees to any attraction

Good to know

What cloths should I wear?

Wear comfortable shoes for a walk of approximately 3 hours. Parts of the distance we walk will be on uneven ground as well.

Is the walk suitable for children?

Yes, if the children are able to walk for approximately 3 hours. Bringing a stroller can be somewhat difficult as parts of the walk will be on uneven ground and also climbing up stairs and steep paths make carrying a stroller challening.

Here is what our customers say about this tour. Please find more reviews here.

Mike, New York:

On this tour, Christian takes you off the touristy area and explore where the locals like to go and some of his personal favorites. Walking through these neighborhoods is a great way to link the iconic landmark and histories to what is happening in present days.

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Discover the Olympic Mountain

Trip Facts

  • 3 hours
  • Avenida del Parallel 59
  • starting from 22 €