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Steel Donkey Bike Tours

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Steel Donkeys are the first and only alternative bike rides of Barcelona. We're not about dry historic facts and the same daily routines that characterise other mass market bike tours. We're about getting on a bike and exploring the hidden corners...more
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Carrer Cervantes 5, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
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+34 657 28 68 54
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All reviews great tour real barcelona normal tourist our tour guide the small group size cycle lanes enjoyable tour exploring barcelona interesting facts highly recommend this tour churros different areas el born gothic quarter parts mariana sights
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Edu was our guide and really made our 4 hour ride. He shared lots of interesting facts about Barcelona -we learnt lots and laughed lots too. Super fun overall. Don’t hesitate to book.

Thank 4boys_me
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The guide didn't turn up for my tour. Tour was on the 2nd November. Ended up having to join up with a family of 9-10 so the total in the cycle group was about 15 people on bikes. It says on their website :'We always...More

Thank Culture176944
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were lucky and had Nadim all to ourselves. We had a great time touring beautiful Barcelona with many interesting stops and stories along the way. We would highly recommend Steel Donkey Bike Tours and Nadim

Thank JenniferF33
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In our view cycling is the best way to get to know a city, and this tour was no exception. We fell in love with our guide Mariana - she showed us the parts of Barcelona that she loves (passing by the well known -...More

Thank williamslucy2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Edu had great backstories on all the architecture and was incredibly knowledgeable about local history.

Thank jocelyndk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I did the tour with my 12 year old son. Safety was taken seriously with a helmet provided for under 18s (mandatory) and adults (optional.) Cycling was easy (flat) using cycle lanes when we had to take to the road. We went to places we...More

Thank Richard D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our tour guide was Edu and our bike tour was on Friday 12 October 2018. The first 1.5 hours was really excellent as we made our way around the old town with lots of stops to allow Edu to tell the group much interesting information...More

Thank ggmack65
DJ_Rodez, General Manager at Steel Donkey Bike Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi there GG Mack Friday the 12th was the National Holiday of Spain, and unfortunately a lot of the places Edu likes to show travellers were closed on the day, which is why the tour was shorter than usual. That's also why he decided to...More

Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

Enjoyable tour away from the tourist hot spots. Bikes were good and our guide was friendly. We were lucky with the weather and 4 hours went very quickly.

Thank Louise T
Reviewed September 12, 2018

There were eight of us, most of us unfit, and all of us hungover from the night before. Our guide, Nadim, was excellent; friendly, funny and full of interesting facts. He talked us through the plan before we set off, kept an eye on his,...More

Thank Andy H
Reviewed September 12, 2018

We met Nadim outside the shop and immediately felt like this was someone we could spend a few hours with. A brilliant blend of insight into the sights, the sounds and the theory of Barcelona. We visited some top traditional but fantastic eateries and drinkeries...More

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Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
With its iconic, old-Europe streets and alleys, this
picturesque neighborhood is the very heart of
Barcelona. It blends historic artifacts from its days
under Roman dominion up through the Spanish Civil War
with a vibrant modern-day culture of artisan shops and
authentic culinary experiences. Avid explorers will be
thrilled to discover quaint terraces and plazas
brought to life by the many small bars and local
...More
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Kazbres
August 25, 2015|
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Response from JudyMoody11 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. I prefer to ride alone. We went on a tour with 10 friends. Had a ball!
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