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Dark Past Night Walking Tour

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A twilight wander in El Born following the shadows of medieval punishments, executions and executioners, past spirits and the infamous Spanish Inquisition. Please note that, although a couple of the city's legends might be included, this is not a...more
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Arc de Triomf, Passeig Lluis Companys, 08010 Barcelona, Spain
Ciutadella / Vila Olimpica
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Ali was our tour guide on this fascinating tour. We took our sons, ages 20 and 18, they loved it as well. Ali's enthusiasm and humor made this so much fun despite the dark material. This tour really rounded out our trip to Barcelona. Highly...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank hockeymom70
Sputrip, Front Office Manager at Dark Past Night Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi there, Thanks a million for your lovely review of my tour :))) I so glad you all enjoyed it - it was great meeting you all and I really appreciate you taking the time to share your thoughts on Trip Advisor! Thanks again :)...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This was a very interesting and enjoyable tour. I enjoyed every bit of it, the walks through the mesmerizing streets of El born, the info and stories provided but most of all, Ross, our guide. This Irish guide made the tour an amazing experience. He...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Sputrip, Owner at Dark Past Night Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you so much for your amazing review of Ross's Night Walking Tour. He really is an great guide who knows how to keep people engaged. Glad you had such a nice time. Hope we will see you again soon on another tour :-) Gorka

Reviewed December 31, 2018 via mobile

Fabulous night walking tour. Ali was our tour guide and did good job. She is extremely knowledgeable about the history of the Spanish Inquisition, medieval punishments and executioners. The whole tour was interesting, interactive and informative! Great experience and Ali’s enthusiasm delighted the night!

Date of experience: December 2018
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Sputrip, Front Office Manager at Dark Past Night Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded January 2, 2019

Hi! Thanks a million for your lovely review of my tour!!! I'm delighted you enjoyed it :) It was lovely meeting you the other week and I hope you had a great time in Barcelona! All the best, Ali

Reviewed December 15, 2018 via mobile

My boyfriend and I did the dark past night walking tour held by Ross. He is Irish and hilarious, and you can really tell how much he cares about his job and is interested in everything he tells you. With the props, the enthusiasm, the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Sputrip, Front Office Manager at Dark Past Night Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded December 17, 2018

Hello! Great reading your review for Ross' Dark Past tour. Delighted you enjoyed it and a massive thanks from both Ross and the team for joining us. We hope we can show you a little more of Barcelona one day soon! All the best, Alexandra

Reviewed December 4, 2018

Guide was very knowledgeable and entertaining. The walk was interesting and we learnt some great bits of history.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Sputrip, Front Office Manager at Dark Past Night Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded December 4, 2018

Hi there, Thanks a million for your review of Ross's tour. He's a great guide and I know will enjoy reading your comment.s Thanks for sharing and hope to see you again soon :) Alexandra

Reviewed December 3, 2018

Ali, you are an amazing amazing guide! I had the best time on this tour. I learned a ton of fun facts and Ali did a great job of making the experience interactive and engaging. I wish I had been in town longer to take...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Allison S
Sputrip, Front Office Manager at Dark Past Night Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded December 4, 2018

Hi Allison. Thank you!!! It was really great meeting you the other night and showing you around Barcelona. I hope you had a great time here and thanks again for your lovely review! All the best, Ali

Reviewed November 17, 2018

I absolutely loved this walking tour. Not only does it take you through some of the Gothic Quarter, but you get to learn so much about Spanish history - particularly the Inquisition. The tour is quite interactive, and our guide Ali was really knowledgable and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Sputrip, Front Office Manager at Dark Past Night Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded November 19, 2018

Hi Brent, Thanks a million for your review. It was lovely meeting you the other evening, you were a great sport! Hope you enjoyed your time in Barcelona and we hope to see you again for another tour soon. All the best, Ali

Reviewed November 1, 2018

This was one of two tours we took with Runner Bean Tours. Both tours were excellent. Ali was our guide on the evening tour. She made the tour fun, interesting and really informative. It was a walk through history. My wife and I can not...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Sputrip, Front Office Manager at Dark Past Night Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded November 4, 2018

Hi William, Thank you so much for your lovely review of my tour and Runner Bean Tours in general. We really appreciate it! Lovely meeting you both the other week and I hope you had a terrific rest of your stay in Barcelona. All the...More

Reviewed October 26, 2018

I was looking for a night tour with a difference when I found this on google and decided it sounded really different and I am so glad I booked. My husband & I were part of a group of around 13 and Alexandra was our...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Sputrip, Front Office Manager at Dark Past Night Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded October 29, 2018

HI Julie, I really enjoyed meeting you and your husband the other night. A huge thanks for your lovely review! It means so much to know you both enjoyed my Dark Past tour and love that you appreciated the details! Thanks again and I hope...More

Reviewed October 23, 2018 via mobile

My daughter and I did the Dark Past Night Walking Tour on our first night in Barcelona. We booked late in the day but had no problems. Tour meets at the Arc de Triomf and both the meeting place and the guide are easy to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Sputrip, Front Office Manager at Dark Past Night Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded October 24, 2018

Hi Cindy, Wonderful reading your review of Ross' tour - he's a terrific guide and I know will appreciate your comments! Thanks for joining us and we hope to see you and your daughter soon for another tour :) All the best! Alexandra

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Yes, the tour is only in English. Hope this helps :-)
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