Sagrada Familia: Tour with Local Guide

Avoid the humongous lines to the Sagrada Familia with our guided trip to the epitome of Gaudi's genius. Marvel the architecture and immense yourself to the history of this important sight. After that, you are free to choose an option of prolonging a trip by climbing up to one of the Towers to take in the city's panorama from the top.
1 hrs 30 min
Group size up to 20 persons
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Full refund for cancellations up to 24 hours
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Get a personal, yet intimate acquaintance to the Sagrada Familia with this guided tour. After avoiding the long lines at the entrance, you will be provided with the copious information about Gaudi's brilliant work by the experienced guide.

Learn how Gaudi's distinctive architectural style was influenced by various aspects of life, such as nature. As you enter the unfinished basilica, take in the timeless atmosphere created by the light streaming through the stained-glass windows.

If you choose this option, after paying a visit to all five floors of the cathedral, you can climb the tower to relish a panorama of Barcelona's amazing streets and landmarks.

Significant information:

  • Tower's elevators might be closed due to the changing of weather, e.g. in case of rain or strong wind
  • Please remind that to go up the tower you might use an elevator. However, in order descend, you should use the stairs
  • Due to the safety reasons, the ones with reduced mobility or any kind of visual impairment might not be allowed to ascend to the towers
  • Due to the safety reasons, children(aged under 6) are prohibited to ascend to the towers. Children(aged under 16) must be accompanied by an adult
  • Timid clothing is mandatory in the Sagrada Familia, as it is a functional Catholic church. In case clothing does not meet the requirements, access may be restricted
  • Please remind, that once issued, tickets' time and date cannot be modified
  • Access to the tower will only be provided in case you have selected this option

Not allowed:

  • Unaccompanied minors
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What is included in activity

• Official guide
• Skip-the-line entrance ticket to the Sagrada Familia

What is not included

• Tips (optional)
• Food and beverages
• Hotel pick-up and drop off
• Access to the Towers

What places you will see

• The Sagrada Familia

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Reviews by travellers
4.8 out of 5
976 reviews
Irati Z.
Guide was organised and on time. He explained how the tour would be organised clearly at the beginning. He was very knowledgeable on all aspects of the Família pointing out lots of details . Going up the tower was fabulous. The views from the top were unbelievable. Being able to explore on our own after the tower was a bonus. Also seeing the Família after dark with the stained glass windows showing their colours was great.
6 days ago
Maria D.
Tour was very interesting, our guide Guadalupo is experienced and entertaining. Highly recommend visit time during sunny day esp in late afternoon to witness the glorious natural lights inside. Unfortunately we could not visit the tower and was only told just before starting tour and that some refund would be given.
9 days ago
India S.
Truly one of the most exceptional tours I have ever been on! La Sagrada Familia is such a stunning place with so much history! Our guide David Chancon went above and beyond to educate us about La Sagrada Familia, as well as Gaudi's other works and his life. He shared not only extensive details about the building and all of the beauty we were seeing, but also added in details about the building during others of the year, events, etc. to give a truly comprehensive understanding of La Sagrada Familia! I cannot recommend this enough!
14 days ago
Leticia F.
Our tour to the Sagrada Familia was very good. The tour guide Lupe was very informative, knowledgeable and gave a detail explanation of everything we see. It makes a huge difference to experience the Sagrada Familia with the knowledge of a guide. For those who love art and history this is an awesome tour.
17 days ago
Nayara C.
The group was 30 people which was way too many for our guide (Lupe) to manage and as a consequence the experience was affected by too many calls to keep the group together and manoeuvre us all around the Sagrada Famiglia. The group should be no larger than 12-15 people maximum.
19 days ago
Helena T.
Our guide Rosa was excellent. Six years ago I toured La Sagrada Familia and this tour was more interesting and informative then the tour we did 6 years ago. Rosa was wonderful. We learned so much. I loved the tower portion as well. You take an elevator up and walk down. It was so fantastic getting up close to the decor of the Basilica on a tower and being able to watch some of the construction too. Rosa was excellent. I’m so glad I toured La Sagrada Familia again.
20 days ago
Beatriz D.
The information on the tour was good. It was stressful finding the tour guide because there is no “kiosk”. The guide shows up at designated time & general area. You just have to chill until the time then look fervently because there are a lot of tours.
24 days ago
Alejandra H.
We can definitely recommend this tour. The guide David was very good to follow and also had a lot of inside knowledge about the Sagrada Familia. He first showed us around the church and at 4pm (the tour started at 2:15) he dropped us off at the tower lift to go up. From there on you are on your own and can take as much time as you want to explore the church.
27 days ago
Aya O.
amazing place of worship! well worth a visit. the towers were also great - long, very narrow spiral staircase on the way down but there's a hand rail you can hold on to. lupe, our guide was awesome - shared latest info and general opinion along with the history of familia sagrada. spent about 3 hours here even though tour's just 2.
28 days ago
Naroa V.
The kayak tour was great! I was with my two teenage granddaughters and the guide was very nice in watching out for us. The weather kicked up and we were being pushed away from shore. Irwin (?) came and towed us in. I thought I would end up in Africa! Then we missed the next tour and Audrey, his assistant, helped us with the arrangements. Very nice people!
30 days ago
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