Barcelona like a local tour

Barcelona like a local tour

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  • Taste a local drink and the BEST Pintxo in Barcelona
  • Discover the hidden local spots in El Raval
  • 100% Private, 100% Personal
  • Take in the Authentic Local Culture
  • Go Off-the-Beaten Track with your Favourite Local
  • Listen to unusual stories about Barcelona’s past

You will meet here: Gran Teatre del Liceu, La Rambla, Barcelona, Spain

What you can expect

Thinking about Gaudi, paellas and beaches? Yes, Barcelona’s all about that, but it has much more to offer! See the city through the eyes of a local and enjoy its authentic vibes! Step away from the main roads and fall in love with the true local atmosphere and its unique charm.

In this Withlocals Originals tour you’ll go to the hippest streets around the El Raval area and cool spots known only by locals. Discover the Catalonian lifestyle while enjoying a cold drink, a delicious Pintxo and a fun chat with your favorite private guide.

Stop at Hospital de la Santa Creu, the place of Gaudi’s unusual death. Your host will tell you stories about his life and tragic end.. Go ahead through the Carrer Joaquim Costa as you dive in in more tales from the past. Learn about one of Barcelona´s dark secrets, Enriqueta Martí. Don’t worry, there’s no more danger now!

Enjoy the charm of the the narrow streets as you arrive At MACBA, the lively area of contemporary art, skaters, graffiti and street art. Stroll through an old vinyl store and head for a local bar.

Itś time to get a drink and taste a traditional Pintxo. Go on to the Ramba de Raval, the perfect relaxing place for locals, more local vibes here! End your tour at one of the most important opera houses in Europe, the Gran Teatre del Liceu, where famous artists always give incredible performances.

The best part? Find out how El Raval become a vibrant area of Barcelona and it overcame its ghetto times. Want to change any part of your private tour? Just let your host know - this tour can be 100% personalized for you and your friends!

Our awesome local hosts can’t wait to show you their favorite corners of the city! All of them love Barcelona and know all about the next hip spots in town. Want to meet them? Check out their profiles and find out more about their passions.

This is the plan

Meeting point
Central meeting point at Metro Station Liceu
Stop 1
El Raval - Plaça de Sant Agusti. Learn all about the Catalan-Spanish conflicts and the history of the El Raval district
Stop 2
The old hospital; a local parc with a touch of Gaudi's personal history
Stop 3
Carrer Joaquim Costa, also known as the former home of "the Vampire of Raval". Get to know all about this local story from your private guide
Stop 4
Discover the best places in Barcelona where it's all about contemporary art: MACBA & CCCB
Stop 5
Visit a local vintage store and an old book shop in San Antoni
Stop 6
Taste delicious pinxtos in a lively street in Poble Sec. The locals' favourite place for relaxing get-togethers!
Stop 7
Forget la Rambla, visit Rambla del Raval! Experience peaceful, multicultural and hip vibes at this local square in El Raval.
Stop 8
Climb up the stairs for a secret viewing point and see the full city from up high!
Final Stop
Gran theatre del Liceu - one of the best theaters in Barcelona

Feel free to personalize this offer with the host of your choice

Off the beaten track details

Private Off the beaten track
Mode of transport
3 hours
Nr. of guests
1 - 8 persons
Meeting point
Gran Teatre del Liceu, La Rambla, Barcelona, Spain
Guest pick-up
instant confirmation
  • checkFree cancellation up to 14 days before experience date
  • closeNo refunds within 14 days of experience date

What's included
checkPrivate guide
check1 Pinxto per person
check1 alcoholic & non alcoholic drinks

about Withlocals Originals

  • Experience the heart
    of the city

  • With the host of
    your choice

  • Private. Affordable.
    And 100% You.


How it works:

  1. 1 Choose the theme of your tour.
  2. 2 Pick your favorite local as your private guide.
  3. 3 Let your guide personalize anything you like.


Now you can enjoy the true heart of the city in the most personal and unique way.