Barcelona and surroundings
Let Diagonal Mar Limousines show you the main tourist attractions in Catalonia. We Will arrange you a Taylor made tour according to your prefferences and the areas you are interested in. We can suggest a prívate highlights tour or you can advise us what you would like to see and we will design something special just for you!
Our drivers will combine their experience and city knowledge to make your tour memorable.
This 4 hours tour gives you the chance to discover the most important and beautiful places in Barcelona. Please take a look at the itinerary below and be prepared to enjoy our city!
We will start the tour at Montjuic’s Mountain, where we will enjoy the greatest views of Barcelona. Once there we will visit the Olympic Area, where there are located some buildings from the Olympic Games in 1992 like the Pool, the Olympic Stadium and the Museu Sant Jordi.
Going down the Mountain of Montjuic, we will find the Columbus Monument and behind it we will see the ancient Port of the City.
Near the Port, just 1 km away, is placed the Barceloneta & Olympic Village, a neighborhood built for the Olympic Games of 1992.
We will continue our tour visiting some Antoni Gaudi’s works, the famous catalan architect, like the Sagrada Familia Temple (his masterpiece which is not yet finished) and the Park Güell in the upper side of the city. Also, when we face the Paseo de Gracia we will have the chance to take a look at some modernist Houses like Casa Milà and Casa Batlló (Gaudi’s pieces too), Casa Ametller (Puig I Cadafalch), and Casa Lleó i Morera (Domenech I Muntaner).
We will follow the ride to Barrio Gótico (Gothic Quarter) which was the first roman emplacement, and we will finish our Tour at the Barcelona Cathedral.
Montserrat’s Mountain has been declared world heritage of the UNESCO and from his discovery it became a must place to visit for tourists of Barcelona.
It is located 60 kilometers away from the city, where we will start our visit at the Royal Basilica where the Black Virgin of Montserrat is, like the Catalans also called her, the Moreneta.
If you visit the Abbey at 1 pm during working days, is possible to listen to L’Escolania sing, one of the most ancient choirs of Europe composed by children.
Other places that can be visited during our visit are: Montserrat’s Museum, walking along the surroundings or taking the railway to enjoy the wonderful views from the top of the mountain.
- Cavas extension: We will visit one of the most famous Cavas in the Penedes Region like Freixenet or Codorniu. Once there, we will see the production process of the catalan champagne, the Cava; and enjoy a drink at the end of the visit.
Also, there is the possibility to change the Cavas to a Winery like Torres also well known for its high-quality wines.
- Sitges extension: Sitges is a fisherman village with a cosmopolitan atmosphere, due to its beauty was a meeting place for Modernist writers, musicians, critics, sculptors and painters in the 1980’s, Sitges was called the Mecca of Modernism. In Sitges you can relax on the beach, stroll along the promenade and spend some time shopping.
The Penedès is located only 30 minutes away from Barcelona, and offers a singular landscape environment characterized by its endless vineyards, farmhouses and multiple wineries that made this zone internationally recognized.
Enjoy the visit to one of the most famous cava cellars in the region such as Freixenet or Codorniu, where you will be able to see the cava elaboration process and which you will taste after the visit. On the other hand, if you prefer to taste wines, we recommend you Bodegas Torres, where you can enjoy a similar tour.
GIRONA TOUR – COSTA BRAVA
The tour starts in Girona, where we will visit the old part of the city and “El Call”, the Jewish quarter very well known as one of the biggest and best preserved in Europe.
After this visit we will drive to Figueres, where the Dalí Museum is located and we will enjoy some of his best art pieces.
Later on, we will make two stops. The first one will be in La Bisbal, a town known for the art of clay modeling. And the second in Pals, a small village declared of National interest.
We will do a break to have lunch and the driver can suggest you the best places where you can enjoy a high quality meal.
We will do one more stop in Llafranc, a cozy tourist village that used to be a fisherman town in the past.
During our way back to Barcelona, we will be delighted by the spectacular panoramic view that Costa Brava offers from Begur to Palamós, over 15 kilometers.
TARRAGONA TOUR – PORT AVENTURA
During our visit to Tarragona we will be able to see Tarraco’s Great Model, the former Roman city, to understand how the city and its monuments were in the antiquity. The Archaeological Park offers an itinerary for the former walls of the city, the 12th century Cathedral and the cloister. Also, we will enter the enclosure Forum-circus, where it is possible to rise to the Tower of the Pretorio and from there we will have great views of the city and of the Amphitheatre up to 14.000 spectators and where gladiators’ fights were celebrated.
In addition, at only 1 hour from Barcelona you will be able to enjoy Port Aventura, one of the best Theme Parks of Spain placed in the Costa Dorada, where we will find six worlds full of surprises, incredible spectacles and the best attractions.
Andorra is a small country for its extension but has a great art and culture heritage, like Meritxell’s Sanctuary first made in Romanesque style and reconstructed as Modern architecture in 1972 after a fire.
Winter sports lovers will find in Andorra their paradise, since it offers a great number of ski resorts like Grandvalira or Vallnord.
Andorra is also well known by its commercial tradition. Shopping is the main attraction, which makes thousands of tourists visit it every year, for its unbeatable prices and its high-quality products.
An obliged visit is the health resort, the major European spa and health center in the mountain, where you will be able to rest and forget the stress.
Barcelona is a city of commercial axes. We invite you to enjoy a day of purchases by the hand of Diagonal Mar Limousines. Visit the exclusive shops of the Barcelona Shopping Line (5km of length) that goes from the high part of Les Rambles going through Plaza Catalunya, Passeig de Gràcia up to the Diagonal Avenue. Some of the brands that you can find are Versace, Giorgio Armani, Burberry, Cartier and Calvin Klein.
In addition, just 40kms away from Barcelona it is located The Roca Village, a big mall that offers more than 100 boutiques of the first brands.
LA ROCA VILLAGE
If you wish to enjoy an exclusive shopping day, La Roca Village is the best option. It is a shopping centre located only 40kilometers away from Barcelona, composed by more than 100 boutiques of the principal national and international brands. Going with Diagonal Mar Limousines you will enjoy a 10% of additional discount coupon in all your purchases.
Diagonal Mar offers you a delicious Gastronomic Tour that will allow you to taste Barcelona discovering the beauty of El Mercat de la Boqueria in Ciutat Vella, visiting one of the most emblematic and ancient store of the city. Also, you can enjoy a good chocolate at Petritxol street and taste typical products of the Catalan cuisine.