Barcelona Food & Legends Family Tour
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Discover Barcelona’s historic city center on a family-friendly walking tour with an expert guide. Our Barcelona for kids tour is specially designed for kids ages 4 to 12, with adapted activities and conversation topics for each age group. We even add a small element of language learning activities if your kids are interested in practicing their Spanish with us at the beautiful Santa Caterina Market!


This Barcelona family walking tour explores the city’s beautiful historic center, passing through Barcelona’s main sights in the Born & the Gothic neighborhoods. Tours include the Giant’s museum, which children will love as they learn all about the fun, colorful and interesting traditions from Catalonia.

The fun and dynamic tour will keep your children engaged throughout with stories of Spanish history– explorers, kings and queens, princes and princesses, knights, artists, and more. Full of activities and games, including a dragon hunt through medieval streets! Watch your children follow clues and hints as we make our way through winding alleys in search of some of these mythical beasts, as we explain their place in Barcelona’s history.

About 30 minutes into the tour, we’ll make our first food stop for a typical Spanish breakfast in one of our favorite and oldest bakeries, which is over 150 years old. Here we will get to go behind the scenes and visit the bakers busy at work, before we settle down to some delicious pastries and treats.

We will then continue our journey to the beautiful local market and see the hustle and bustle of local of daily life as we learn some useful Spanish words and phrases before we set off again for the very famous Giant’s museum.

Halfway through the tour, we will relax into another delicious tasting of the best Iberian ham and cured meats at a traditional, family-run cafe. Adults and children will enjoy a beverage of choice (cava, wine, beer, soft drinks, or water) and kids will learn the art of making Spanish sandwiches, called “bocadillos” as they learn all about Spanish culture and how kids their own age live in Spain.

Fully energized, we take off on the second half of the tour where kids learn all about our Roman history as they explore the Gothic neighborhood. They will love the charming square and stories as they search for gargoyles hidden in the winding streets. Our kid-friendly guides are gifted storytellers and will make sure your children have the best experience of Barcelona.

Towards the end of the route, you’ll make your last stop at a beautiful old sweet shop before we say goodbye. The tour wraps up leaving you and your children with full bellies and minds as you go back to enjoying your visit to Barcelona.