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Thundering over the Carrer de Ferran

You may not know, but Barcelona has been an occupied city for a long time. The Visigoths, the Moors, the Franks and the French (Napoleon) dominated...Read More

New: by metro to Barcelona airport

Although we love walking and cycling, the way from and to Barcelona’s main airport El Prat is more recommendable by taxi or public transport. Train...Read More

Vía A, another Barcelona-idea of Ildefons Cerdà

At the beginning of the second half of the nineteenth century, Barcelona was expanding at incredible speed, until Ildefons Cerdà came up with

Discover the city of Barcelona from the book The shadow of the wind!

This bestseller of Carlos Ruiz Zafon is located in Barcelona of the years 1920 to 1955. If you are as impressed as we are by the book "The shadow of the wind" than it is a must to participate in this walking tour when visiting Barcelona.

We will recreate the atmosphere of the book and we lead you to the most special spots of the story. It might even be the case that we will discover the cemetery of forgotten books..

Of course we take you to the majestic and mysterious Avenue Tibidabo where it isn't hard to imagine that still some ghosts from the book are hiding themselves here.

We know to find the secret locations of the book and everything is 100% original. We don't work with big groups and standard stories by earphones that you also can read in the travel guides.


The tour starts at 10:00 am. The duration is approx. 3 hours from the starting point at subway station Liceu.

The inner self

We will make one stops so you can order a drink or a snack.

Starting point.

We start at subway station Liceu. This station is situated right in the centre at the Ramblas and is easy to reach for those who are staying just outside the city centre. You can take subway-line 3 (the green line) that passes central stations like Diagonal, Plaza Catalunya or Sants.


An overview of all our prices can be found at our tariffs page.

Bookings or more information

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