Spend some wonderful time with your children in Barcelona as you explore its highlights and best-kept secrets, including the Sagrada Familia and Park Güell, the Picasso Museum, Barcelona's iconic soccer stadium and team, as well as taking part in private, hands-on workshops such as creating your own Picasso masterpiece or learning how to prepare a delicious Paella.
At your arrival, your English-speaking chauffeur will welcome you at the airport. Hop into the fully-equipped Mercedes V-class minivan and let them drive you comfortably to your hotel. Lunch at leisure.
In the afternoon, your chauffeur will pick you up at your hotel and drive you to the meeting point in the center of Barcelona. Meet your private, family-friendly guide and hop onto your Brompton bikes after a few basic safety instructions. Follow your guide as they take you to some of Barcelona’s most impressive architectural highlights using only safe, dedicated bike lanes in the city: Gaudí’s Casa Batlló & Casa Milà , the Arc de Triomf and the more modern architectural curiosities of the city. This 3-hour bicycle tour is a great way to explore the city and see as many things as possible, yet taking the time and enjoying the slow pace of a pleasant and safe bike ride. At the end of the tour, your chauffeur will pick you up and drive you back to your hotel.
In the morning, our chauffeur will pick you up at your hotel and drive you to the Sagrada Familia. Follow your private, fully-licensed guide inside this unique and impressive church and listen to the stories about its architecture, construction and future (it’s still being built after all these years). After 1.5 hours spent in the Sagrada Familia, hop into our private luxurious minivan and head out to Park Güell. You will witness the beauty of Gaudí’s mosaics as well as enjoy a beautiful panoramic view of Barcelona. To keep the children entertained during this 3-hour tour, they will all get their own fun-filled game booklets. Lunch at leisure in the area.
In the late afternoon, our chauffeur will pick you up and drive you to a private cooking school. Follow your private, experienced chef's instructions in order to prepare a great tasting traditional Spanish paella. You will also prepare a classic Spanish starter such as gazpacho and a dessert like crema catalana, which is similar to crème brulée! This hands-on cooking class is designed to be a family-friendly experience: the children will participate and play an important role in the cooking process. At the end of the class, everyone gets to sit at the dining table to eat the traditional seafood paella you have prepared! Simply delicious! After dinner, your chauffeur will drive you back to your hotel.
In the morning, your chauffeur will pick you up at your hotel and drive you to Barcelona’s most popular market: La Boqueria. Along with your private, foodie guide start your search for some of the best local delicacies in the smaller, more intimate parts of the market. From olives to ham, from edible flowers to salted cod and from sweet treats to delicious ice-cream, this is your chance to taste the exquisite flavors of Barcelona. Lunch at leisure (if you are still hungry!).
In the afternoon, our chauffeur will drive you to the Picasso museum. Let your private guide quickly take you through the museum’s collection, including some of the 42 paintings of Picasso’s version of Las Meninas. They will then walk you to the workshop. After a brief introduction on Picasso’s Cubist techniques, it will be your turn to choose your favorite Picasso painting and reproduce it using either pastel or paint. Everyone will leave the workshop with their own self-made copy of a Picasso masterpiece. At the end of the activity, your chauffeur will drive you back to your hotel.
In the morning, your chauffeur will pick you up at your hotel and drive you to Camp Nou, FC Barcelona’s world-famous soccer stadium. Start the tour at a local bar where Lionel Messi (the star of the team) used to eat his patatas bravas before every match. You will also get to taste these tapas, along with a drink. Once you are high on energy, follow your guide inside Camp Nou and discover the museum, as well as the changing rooms, the press rooms, and other backstage areas. You will even get to step on a portion of the field and imagine this stadium filled with thousands of supporting fans. After the tour, your chauffeur will pick you up and drive you back to your hotel.
Depending on your flight schedule, your chauffeur will pick you up at your hotel and drive you to the airport.