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Volarte Tours

29 reviews
#209 of 768 Tours in Barcelona
Barcelona, Spain
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About Volarte Tours
Volarte graciously provides personalized bespoke travel experiences and tours in Europe’s two most beautiful cities …all tailored to your individual wishes. Consider us your personal host to all the wonders of Barcelona and Paris. As our special guest, you will have unique experiences… with us you will never be spoken to through a loudspeaker, find yourself “following the umbrella” or feel part of a herd. You will be part of an intimate group discovering the cities’ most important sites – but also secrets rarely unearthed by other travelers. With Volarte, you will feel like a local as you uncover all the sumptuous mysteries of the city with an expert guide who will navigate you away from the crowded tourist traps, and closer to the true essence of the city. Please contact us to sculpt your personal tour today!
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Tapas & Wine tasting on a private Sailboat with a Sommelier
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When we dream of Spain, visions of the crystal blue Mediterranean and sumptuous Spanish wines and tapas whimsically dance in our heads.
Fully experience your most cherished Spanish dreams by enjoying a one hour sail of Barcelona’s Mediterranean coast on a private, expertly-captained luxury sailboat…followed by an introduction to Spanish most exquisite wines and tapas by a Catalan sommelier from Mandala wines .
On this luxury sailboat captain takes us on an unforgettable one-hour journey of the endless pleasure of the sights and sounds of the Mediterranean Sea at sunset. When we return to port, we are joined on the sailboat by an expert sommelier who will pour selections of wonderful Spanish wines as we are taught about the Spanish wine-making regions, the wine-making process and also techniques on how best to enjoy the complexities of wine. We complement this amazing experience with a variety of regional cheeses, fine Iberian meats and assorted traditional tapas.
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$107.88 per adult
Barcelona 5 senses tour
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This is an excellent choice for first-time visitors to Barcelona. Save hours of research time and go on a tour that teaches you about Barcelona’s history, art, culture, politics, food, music, and more. Discover hidden secrets of the Gothic Quarter that you likely wouldn’t find out about alone, see ancient Roman ruins, enjoy a delicious Paella dinner, and finish the evening off with a Flamenco show.
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$102.20 per adult
Untold Barcelona tour & Paella cooking class
Discover 2,000 years of history and delve into the secrets of Barcelona’s Gothic Quarter on this action-packed tour. Save hours of research time, and learn from your guide about the Spanish Civil War, and some of Spain’s most loved artists, such as Picasso, and Dali. A highlight is learning to make paella with artisanal products, and then feasting on your culinary creations with wine.
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$85.17 per adult
Secret Barcelona, wine tasting & Spanish Tapas
Barcelona is known around the world for its sumptuous wines, tapas, art, architecture, history and culture.
In this truly memorable evening, we precede our wine and tapas tastings with a brief but very dynamic walk through Barcelona’s Gothic Quarter where we learn the history of the city and walk in the footsteps of the most emblematic Spanish artists, such as Picasso, Dali, Miro and Gaudi.
After our brief walking tour, we meet our expert sommelier from Mandala Wines who guides us on a journey of tasting four exquisite Spanish wine varietals. As we sip our wine and nibble on an abundance of delicious assorted traditional Spanish tapas, our sommelier teaches us about Spanish winemaking regions, how the wine is made and also techniques on how best to enjoy the complexities of beautiful Spanish wine.
Hosted by Volarte Tours & Mandala Wines
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$56.78 per adult
Gothic Quarter's deepest secrets & Sangria
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Introduce yourself to Barcelona with a fascinating walking tour through the historic City Center where you will learn everything you need to know about Catalonian history, the Spanish civil war, culture, art, religion, politics , traditions…and a host of compelling Barcelonan secrets along the way!
This walking tour brings the medieval Gothic Quarter to life as you learn about Barcelona’s transcendental artists, culture, cuisine, personalities and history. During your primer on Barcelona, you will also hear of the city’s darkest secrets – secrets you won’t hear on any other tour.
We conclude our wonderful journey through Barcelona by relaxing and sharing refreshing complementary sangria in true Catalonian style. While we sip, your guide will share valuable recommendations on what to see, where to eat/drink and what you can’t miss during your unforgettable stay in Barcelona.
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$54.51 per adult
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a fantastic activity. Juliana got in touch with me before the tour to confirm, and stayed in touch until we met up. We went to the wrong location initially, and she was very patient and understanding. The tour itself is exactly as described,...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Joules80, Propietario at Volarte Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Andrea! Thank you so much for your positive review, I am very happy to know that you enjoyed the sailing and the wine. It was a great pleasure to have you as my guest and hope to see you again if you come back...More

Reviewed March 20, 2019

Juliana is a passionate and knowledgeable guide. She brought the Gothic Quarter to life with her well thought out route through the history and highlights of the area plus some hidden gems. It was the perfect start to our weekend stay in Barcelona and the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 6, 2019 via mobile

Juliana provided an amazing overview of Barcelona while also providing wonderful historical and cultural details I didn’t expect to learn on such an expansive yet comprehensive tour. I have take a lot of tours in a lot of European cities and I promise you Juliana...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed January 29, 2019 via mobile

It was a real privilege to do the Gothic Quarter Tour with Juliana. I'm a local from Barcelona and I choosed to do this tour to learn more about my city. I was very impressed thought, not only about the high volumen of information and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 29, 2019

We wanted to do something different in Barcelona and we ended up going for a boat ride. We had a fantastic day out! We did some wine testing on the boat and had a great time!

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 4, 2019 via mobile

Juliana was wonderful, incredibly knowledgeable and made our tour so entertaining! I highly recommend doing the 5 Senses tour as it is the best way to see Barcelona beyond the site seeing and be embraced by the culture of Catalonia. Thank you Juliana!!

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed December 5, 2018

A must-do tour if you visit Barcelona. The Gothic Quarter is beautiful by itself, but there's so much unbelievable history that we would have never learned about without Juliana. She's the best! Super nice and knowledgeable, and she showed us some incredible hidden gems. Thanks...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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JulianaVolarte, Owner at Volarte Tours, responded to this reviewResponded December 6, 2018

Hello Alex, I am very happy to know that you enjoyed the tour. It was a great pleasure to have you and your friends as my guests . Enjoy Barcelona and thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience in my...More

Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

Despite the wet weather, Juliana gave us a fantastic tour of the Gothic quarter of Barcelona. Very knowledgeable and passionate I would recommend to all. Also amazing food recommendations for the rest of our trip- thank you!

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 21, 2018

This tour is fantastic! Juliana was so passionate and knowledgeable. I had wandered through some parts myself but it was so much better with Juliana as she will tell you so much. Therefore it's best to do this tour early in your trip. The tour...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

Amazing probably the best tour we ever took Juliana is smart,energetic, detailed with information And this tour is a great value as she includes a great authentic Meal and Flamenco show. This should be your first and only tour when coming to Barcelona. You won’t...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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JulianaVolarte, Owner at Volarte Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 16, 2018

Hello Barry! Thank you so much for your positive feedback. I am very happy to know that you enjoyed your 5 senses tour. It was a real pleasure to have you and your wife as my guests. Hope to meet again soon.

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