Jewish Quarter of Barcelona: one of the most important Jewish Communities of the Medieval Europe

Highlights
  • Learn with our professional guide about the history of Barcelona’s Jewish community and uncover a part of its past.
  • Discover the city’s most prominent ancient monuments related to the history of the Jewish community and visit the Ancient Synagogue of Barcelona, built during the 3rd and 4th centuries AD.
  • Have the chance to unearth those vestiges of Barcelona’s Jewish history which remain hidden and scattered among the squares and alleys of Old Town Barcelona.
Included
  • Private tour guide, your guide will meet you at your hotel/apartment.
  • Entrance fee to the Ancient Synagogue.
  • A welcome pack with a bottle of water, a city map and a gay map that shows all the gay friendly places in the city.
  • Public transport tickets.
Price
    The price of this private tour is per person for a minimum of 2 people. If you are a single traveler, the price has a supplement.
Please note
  • This tour has 3 daily departures from Monday to Friday: at 10:00 AM, 12:30PM & 03:00PM. On Sundays has only 2 daily departures: at 10:00 AM & 12:30PM.
  • This tour is guaranteed in English, Spanish, French, Portuguese, German
  • Please be aware that the tour included walking tours, comfortable clothes and shoes are recommended.
  • Please, inform in advance in which hotel/apartment you will stay in, you can do it directly on your reservation or you can inform us by phone or by mail, indicating your booking reference.
Essential Information
  • This tour starts at your hotel/apartment and ends at Museu d’Història de Barcelona MUHBA – El Call.
  • Please, inform in advance in which hotel/apartment you will stay in, you can do it directly on your reservation or you can inform us by phone or by mail, indicating your booking reference.
  • E-voucher accepted.
  • RAINBOW contact: 0034 633 185 553 / info@rainbowgaytours.com.
  • Cancellation policy: a 100% cancellation penalty applies if cancelled 48 hours or less prior to travel date or in case of no-show

    On this 1.5-hour tour you will have the opportunity to learn about the history of Barcelona’s Jewish community and uncover a part of its past: What was life like for the Jewish community in Barcelona? When did they settle in the city? What became of them?

    You will visit the Call Mayor and the Call Menor (the areas which make up Barcelona’s Jewish Quarter) and find out what role they played in Barcelona’s history, as well as discover the city’s most prominent ancient monuments related to the history of the Jewish community: The Ancient Roman Wall, the Ancient Synagogue of Barcelona and La Plaza del Rey (“King’s Square”) found in the Jewish Quarter.

    You will also have the chance to unearth those vestiges of Barcelona’s Jewish history which remain hidden and scattered among the squares and alleys of Old Town Barcelona.

    So that you can really delve into the history and setting of the Jewish community in Barcelona, our voyage also includes a visit inside the Ancient Synagogue of Barcelona, built during the 3rd and 4th centuries AD.

    During the tour we will talk about the city's gay history, lifestyle, nightlife ... We will make sure you have all the information to fully enjoy one of the most gayfriendly cities in the world!