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Great way to get to know Barcelona!

Never having been to Barcelona before, we were so glad that we hired Javier to show us around. He... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
SLC-Sammy
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Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
Perfect day in Barcelona thanks to Javier,

was our first time to Barcelona and I literally went online and Googled tour guides and that is how... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
islandgirlrower
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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We know you value your time: while you are in Barcelona it is limited, so we will provide The Best Value for it. You will see The Highlights of the city at your pace. And you will save a lot of time, because we can grant you VIP Access, so you will...more
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Never having been to Barcelona before, we were so glad that we hired Javier to show us around. He was very friendly and knowledgeable, and he patiently answered all of our questions. Having a local show you around is the best way to see a...More

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Javier_Private_Guide, Gerente at Barcelona Private Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you very much for this nice review, Sammy! I always try to be more like a friend or a family member showing you the city around than an "encyclopedia" type of guide. So you will get all the information but on a friendly way....More

Reviewed 2 days ago

was our first time to Barcelona and I literally went online and Googled tour guides and that is how I found Javier from BarcelonaPrivate Tour Guide. I was so pleased as he helped make our time in Barcelona perfect. First of all, he was professional,...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We have traveled quite widely, Javier is absolutely at the top of the list for guides. At the end of two days, we are proud to be considered friends. His historical knowledge is expansive, his humor is quick, his passion is contagious! He is good...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked a private tour with Javier while in Barcelona. We were a group of 10 and decided to rent the private bus as well. Can’t say enough about Javier! Very informative and was able to pack so much information into our 4 hour tour. It...More

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Javier-BCN-TourGuide, Gerente at Barcelona Private Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much C. for this nice review. You are right, I love to do what I do, showing Barcelona to my guests while making of it the Best of The Experiences. And skipping the lines is a great plus, I hate to wait...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was initially reluctant to do a tour being a person who does not like to be hostage to a bad experience, but went along with our group of four's decision to hire a tour guide. Javier had the emotional intelligence to keep all four...More

Thank Maggie C
Javier-BCN-TourGuide, Gerente at Barcelona Private Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much Maggie for your review! I loved to read it. I am happy that you gave the Experience of a guide in Barcelona a chance. And I am even happier to realise that you enjoyed so much! I hope to see you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We are family of four, two kids age 9 and 10 years old. We had two days tours with Javier, he is extremely knowledgeable, fun person to hang out with. First day we had a Barcelona city tour, we got to see all amazing Gaudi...More

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Javier-BCN-TourGuide, Gerente at Barcelona Private Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello C. Thank you very much for your beautiful review! I am so happy to know that you liked me, the buildings, my explanations and the food! You got the full package of happiness! You are right, when somebody hires me they save so much...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was our first time travelling to Europe WITH children ages 12,10,8,6 and Javier made it an experience of a lifetime. We booked 2 days with Javier a full day Gaudi tour and a half day old city tour. We were absolutely lucky and struck...More

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Javier-BCN-TourGuide, Gerente at Barcelona Private Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your amazing review!! To tell you the truth you have been one of the most interesting families I ever had as clients. All of the members have amazing lives! And a Great Instagram profile ;) Your 4 kids made me...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Javier arranged all of our tours, transportation, advance tickets, reservations and personally made our stay in Barcelona memorable. He is extremely knowledgeable, communicative and personable. Tour was not only enjoyable but educational as well. Totally dependable and has my highest recommendation .

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Javier-BCN-TourGuide, Gerente at Barcelona Private Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

WAW! Thanks a lot for your review! It was a pleasure to share a few hours with you. I am very happy to read that you were so satisfied with the experience! Thank you very much again!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited Barcelona for the first time with my daughters (ages 13 and 17) and was looking for a introductory tour of the city, covering the main highlights, without long waiting lines and packed transport. Found Javier thorough ForeverBarcelona and got exactly what I was hoping...More

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Javier-BCN-TourGuide, Gerente at Barcelona Private Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much Moshe for your review! Yes, with us you can skip the lines, personalise your tour and have the best driver and transportation company. Thank you for your recommendation!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We contacted Javier through his website (barcelonaprivatetourguide.com) and arranged a four hour tour of Barcelona, including the Sagrada Familia, Park Guell, and the Picasso Museum. My husband and I were traveling with our daughter and two grandchildren, ages, 12 and 13. He was totally open...More

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Javier-BCN-TourGuide, Gerente at Barcelona Private Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your review! Yes, I love to personalise the tour, because everybody is different. And that is the best way to have the experience of visiting Barcelona during your holidays. I can skip the lines, sometimes we need to buy the...More

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