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Barcelona Driving Tour

Tour Description

Our Barcelona Driving Tour is a great way to get acquainted with this beautiful city whether you are just arriving by a cruise ship or you are starting from your hotel.  Famous for it´s architectural wonders, its stunning designer approach and waterfront views, there is a lot to cover in Barcelona.  If seeing the city from a comfortable air-conditioned car is your preference, our knowledgeable driver will give a great overview touching on the highlights of the city. In this 4 hour service, you will be able to maximize the sites you see including the Gothic Quarter, the Olympic Grounds, Las Ramblas, and the famous Montjuic Hill, all conveniently starting from your cruise ship or your accommodation. 

  • Private Driver
  • Numerous tips and recommendations on how to spend your time
    • Viewpoints of Montjuic over the Port and the city
    • Views of the colorful and entertaining Las Ramblas
    • Drive by main Gaudi buildings in famous Paseo de Gracia
    • Enjoy views of the Port and waterfront

          Meeting point your hotel or your cruise ship:

          • Arc de Triumf
          • La Sagrada Familia
          • Park Güell
          • Avenida Diagonal
          • Pg. de Gracia
          • La Pedrera
          • Casa Batllo
          • Casa Amatller
          • Plaza España
          • The National Palace
          • The Olympic Ring
          • The Columbus Memorial for the world
          • Port Vell
          • Port Olympic
          • Plaza Catalunya

          This is a summarized itinerary. Some places may be added based on time, plus we like to keep some surprise element to our tours.  If there is a specific sigh you want to visit, the driver is happy to take you there.  Of course this will alter the tour depending on the time. There is also the option of having a local licensed guide to accompany you along the route and explain specific monuments in more detail. 


            Duration: 3 hours 
            Start:  Begins at your hotel or in the Port from your cruise ship.
            Start point: City Center of Barcelona

            A minimum of 3 people to book this tour.  Groups of 2 people are welcome, however, the costs will be for 3 people.  

            Optional for this tour:
            Please note that your driver for this tour is not a local licensed guide and will not have the extensive history or knowledge.  Your driver will stay with the car.  We can add in a local licensed guide if you would like that person to explain more in depth or to accompany you into sites.

            Other information:
            We will contact you after an order is placed to check everything is correct and to continue the process. Remember we can make manual changes to your order later on. Please refer to our terms and conditions for cancellation policies. If you are unclear on how to book, please contact us via phone or email. 

            Join us on this comprehensive 4 hour adventure exploring Barcelona and its highlights by car. Our Barcelona Driving Tour can easily begin from your hotel or from your cruise ship.  As the city is somewhat spread out and there is so much to see, this is an excellent way to view the sites with the luxury of having a private driver.  Your guide will take you on a journey through some of the neighborhoods, Olympic grounds, waterfront, beach area, and the chic Gothic Quarter.

            If you only have a few days in Barcelona or a short cruise excursion to spend the day, this informational tour allows you to get a great overview of the city, enjoy its magnificent views and the best that it can offer.

            Your tour will follow an itinerary, but as this is a private service, flexibility to make modifications is available. If you want to hop out to take photos, grab a tasty treat in the Boqueria Market, pop into a museum or famous architectural wonder, your driver will be more than happy to oblige.  As Barcelona has offers so many things to see and do, this driving tour offers a wonderful outline of the city and helps you to plan what you would like to go back to.  In addition, we will give great tips and recommendations on those monuments and restaurants that are must dos in the city all in a comfortable and very safe vehicle.  Our drivers speak excellent English and are knowledgeable of the city. 

            Price per Group
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            "We love to share our culture, provide you with unforgettable travel experiences and bring you closer to the locals. Our tours mix history, exquisite food and natural beauty, seeking the uncommon and connecting you with local culture"

            We like to present ourselves as expert travel planners dedicated to making each independent trip the most memorable for our customers.

            Here are the 10 features that make Letango tours special as expert planners for your trip to Spain and Portugal.

            1. Special Crafted tours

            Our itineraries are crafted and designed with special thought and attention, based on experience and knowledge of destinations with the goal to bring you closer to the locals providing the right pace and rhythm.

            2. Research

            We are constantly revising our itineraries and services through up to date investigation with our guides, our hotels, the places we visit and the restaurants we recommend.

            3. Value

            It is important to us that your trip includes great value. Our expert planning will help you save time and money. When comparing prices of other competitors, we pride ourselves on achieving a lower cost but without lowering the quality or the exceptional customer service.

            4. Slow Travel

            We encourage in depth quality travel. This sometimes means slowing down to really take in the culture and appreciate the experience, teaching the tourist how to be a traveler through engagement and sharing, the local way.

            5. Free time

            Our aim is to find the perfect balance between guiding, touring and time on your own to discover. As every traveler is different , we adapt to the traveler. When our clients want more structure, we can offer that. When they want the control to do their own thing, we offer lots of recommendations and suggestions that will be helpful. Our goal is to provide you only the tours you need.

            6. Our Spanish American team

            With over 20 years of experience we have planned thousands of customized services and tours for people like you. We are a Spanish and American team who understands the intricacies of both cultures to be able to address every issue and question on both sides.

            7. Amazing guides

            One thing is certain, it takes an exceptional guide to have an unforgettable experience and we go to extremes to find that guide for you. Smart, informed, fun and personable, our guides will go beyond the limits to make sure you enjoy every minute of your time in their beloved city.

            8. Selected Boutique and historic hotels

            Your comfort and convenience is our priority. Finding you perfect accommodations is one of our first tasks after we receive your booking. Staying far from the chain hotels, we look for charm, outstanding quality, cleanliness, a high customer service rating and a nice breakfast to receive you in the morning. Above all, we make sure you are conveniently located in the center, within walking distance from all sites.

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            At Letango, we have always believed the guide to guest ratio needs to ensure quality and good customer service. We encourage small groups of 6-15 people that allow us to maximize attention to our guests to make sure all of their travel needs are met. All our tours are private so the guides are fully dedicated to your small party.

            Look forward to working with you.

            Thank you and Happy Happy Travels!

            Carlos and Jennifer Galvin
            Co-founders of Letango Tours

            Come and visit Spain and Portugal, away from the crowds and large groups, by choosing one of our Spain private travel packages. For the savvy and more discerning traveler including families, small groups of friends and special interest groups who want to visit Spain,  maintaining independence but with Letango handling all of the details.  We aim to take the hassle out of your travel and provide you with memorable experiences enjoying  private guides with lots of  flexibility.

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            Letango offers pre-designed quality packages, customized packages and day tours, excursions and activities for people who choose to book their own hotels and transportation. In order for you to find what you are looking for in a fast and efficient manner, you can use our Advance Search to filter by region and type of tour. If after navigating through, you are not able to find what you are looking for, please ask us.  We are happy to help. 

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            Letango´s all inclusive trips that are pre-designed with a preset itinerary. They generally include accommodation, guided tours, transportation within Spain, entrance fees to monuments visited in the guided tours provided, a show, etc. They also come with our personal advice and recommendations. We are happy to have a consultation. We personally call all hotels before you check in to ensure they give you a nice room and are ready for you.

            Day tours and activities
            Day tours typically last between 3 and 9 hours depending on how much time you choose. They include a guide, sometimes entrances and are pre-designed with a set itinerary.  These are walking tours but we can arrange bikes or segway.

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            Usually include the service of a private driver-guide or driver and guide. They include meals, wine tastings and sometimes entrance fees depending on the tour. All are pre-designed with a preset itinerary.

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            Coming in on a Cruise Ship? Whether it is just for the day or you have a few days, we offer great experiences that include transport from the cruise ships and fabulous activities, tours and mini packages that range from one to several days.  Our drivers and guides are experienced and prepared to receive you at the Port and are familiar with the protocol that goes with the Cruises.  They are always insured with safe and comfortable vehicles that have the required licenses to drive tourists. 

            Customized Trips
            This service is exclusive and refers to packages that are completely customized to your travel preferences and needs. Please read more on these type of trips under Customized Trips.

            Other services
            From meet and greet at the airport to a transfer, dining experiences or flamenco shows, we can arrange all of this to help you enhance your travel experience as part of your package.

            We look forward to seeing you in Spain!!

            Letango has put a lot of effort into designing a great number of tours for you to enjoy the culture of Spain and Portugal.

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            In this case, we will send you an invoice for 50% deposit and then as we get closer to your service date, you will pay the balance in full. This is very typical when the tour or trip is not going to happen for a while. 

            Once we receive your order we will get in contact with you.
            Remember you can make changes by contacting us.

            If for any reason we can not fulfil the tour for the date you have chosen we will refund you immediately and let you know. A tour is not fully confirmed until we reply with a full confirmation.

            We hope you enjoy your tour with us !!

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