Visit Barcelona on a weekend ELI tour

2 days and 1 night

Group size: 

20-25 travelers

Barcelona Spain
Barcelona vista
Vista en Barcelona
Visita Barcelona

Explore Barcelona with your classmates and an ELI Schools guide

You will live moments that you will remember for a lifetime!

An unforgettable itinerary that combines fun, adventure and culture. Barcelona is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Europe. Barcelona has no restrictions, but the calendar does. Our 2-day itinerary is designed to allow you to fully enjoy the city. Get ready for a two-day intensive tour full of surprises.

Your tour package includes

  • Roundtrip flights. ELI group meeting and departure from Dublin airport
  • Guided walking tours of the highlights of Barcelona
  • Expert tour guide.
  • Ticket for all public transfers
  • 1 night in a shared room at Hostel Generator Barcelona

Featured included

Find out why Barcelona is touted for its incomparable architectural monuments, many of which are UNESCO World Heritage sites.
  • Casa Batlló
  • La Pedrera
  • Holy Family
  • Glòries Tower
  • Arc de Triomf
  • Columbus Monument
  • Montjuïc Olympic Ring
  • Poble Espanyol
  • Magic Fountain of Montjuïc
  • And much more …

* DOES NOT include meals: We will take detours to different grocery store locations for your grocery shopping meals.


Tour Barcelona



Saturday 26 and Sunday 27

* dates may vary 1 or 2 days

PRICE € 250

Day 1: Arrival day

Round trip flights. Meeting of the ELI group and departure from Dublin airport.

Hop aboard your morning flight to Barcelona. 


Welcome to Barcelona! It’s time to settle in and then meet up with our tour guide and other group members before enjoying a walking tour of the best highlights of the city of Barcelona.

Barcelona never sleeps. Spend a night of fun in Barcelona like a local. How? With tapas and glasses, of course. You will join your local host on this evening tour, where you can sample the most authentic tapas and drinks in Barcelona. Soak up the local culture and receive personal recommendations. This experience is a match made in Spanish heaven. 

Day 2: Departure Day

Morning walking tour through the history of Barcelona while visiting the Gothic Quarter, one of the best preserved medieval neighborhoods in the world, you will discover the charm of its streets and centuries-old buildings that bear witness to the city’s past.

In the afternoon, we will visit the stores with that well-being factor: “made in Barcelona” handicrafts, decorative items, nougat, fashions, accessories, costume jewelery, gourmet food, design studios, among others. … An experience designed for you to enjoy the most inspiring shops in the city. 

Flight home

Transfer to Barcelona-El Prat airport to take the flight home. 

Information prior to the departure of your tour to BARCELONA

Don’t be in doubt! We present you where it will stay, how you got there and what you should know about your destination before you go.


Hostel Generator Barcelona : HOSTEL IN THE DISTRICT OF GRÀCIA, BARCELONA: Such a good city Freddie Mercury wrote a song about it. There’s a great beach, amazing architecture, and world-class culture. From drinking and dining to world-famous football, you are sure to be enchanted by this seaside town. Yes, there is so much to love that it is difficult not to fall madly in love with the Catalan capital. Soak up it all by staying at our design hotel, slap-bang in the center of Barcelona. You’ll find Generator Barcelona in the lively Gràcia district. The hostel is a short walk from Gaudí’s iconic Casa Batlló apartments. Interiors display a mix of styles and include an oversized wooden cage, spiral staircase, and a mezzanine chill-out lounge. Savor local delicacies in our bar and lounge, which is adorned with ornate Hungarian concrete tiles and earthy metals and woods. 

Vuelos tours


  • Roundtrip flights are one more thing that we handle to make your trip as easy as possible thanks to our alliances with the main airlines.
  • Airport transfers at your destination.
Vuelos tours

Frequent questions

  • To enter the Netherlands, American and Canadian citizens need a valid passport with an expiration date that extends at least six months after the date of re-entry.
  • We recommend having at least one blank passport page for entry stamps.
  • No visa is required for US or Canadian citizens.
  • If you are not a US or Canadian citizen, you should contact the consulate of your destination country to find out their specific entry requirements.
  • You will walk for at least 4 hours a day through moderately uneven terrain, including cobblestone streets and paved roads, with few hills or stairs.
  • Travelers must be healthy enough to participate in all included walks without assistance. Adding optional excursions can increase the number of walks on your tour.
  • At times, you should feel comfortable handling your own luggage.
  • ELI Tours and the tour guide accompanying your group cannot provide individual and special mobility assistance to travelers on the tour. The tour guide’s responsibility is to ensure that the group as a whole enjoys a relaxing and informative journey, and cannot be relied upon to provide continuous, individualized assistance to a single traveler.
  • If you have mobility problems or physical restrictions, please contact our sales team.
  • Return flights booked through ELI Tours arrive and depart from Barcelona. An ELI Tours representative will escort the group from Dublin Airport and return.
  • The rest of the transportation included in this tour is in public motor vehicles.
  • Please note that our travelers are limited to one piece of hand luggage per person due to storage limitations in transportation and transfers, which may include train or flight connections.
  • Please contact the airline (s) for baggage size and weight restrictions for their flights, which may include flights during the tour in addition to your roundtrip flights to and from the tour. Please note that your flights included in the tour may have more restrictive luggage limits.
  • Some airlines may impose additional charges if you decide to check any baggage or exceed baggage size and weight restrictions. Please note that you are responsible for baggage charges incurred on all flights.
  • Be sure to tag your luggage and store valuables, medications and documents in your carry-on bag.
  • We recommend packing lightweight, loose-fitting clothing that can be easily layered to accommodate different temperatures, as well as a light jacket or rain gear.
  • A pair of sturdy walking shoes or sneakers is recommended for sightseeing.
  • You may want to pack fancier clothes if you plan to visit a high-end restaurant or a special performance.
  • It is preferable not to visit churches or other religious sites with bare legs and shoulders (and entry can be denied on this basis).
  • At least 60 days prior to departure, check with your doctor or healthcare provider for the latest updates and entry requirements, or visit the Center for Disease Control and Prevention website at cdc.gov.
  • If you have medication that you take daily, be sure you have enough for each day of the tour as well as any possible delays encountered.
  • In Spain, have breakfast like a local with just a cake and a coffee. Then, enjoy a three-course lunch with a Spanish staple like salty seafood paella or grilled meat and chips. Dinner is less abundant than lunch and is served until late, between 9:00 PM and midnight. Snack on small plates called tapas at any time of the day. Catalan cuisine, which can be found in Barcelona, ​​is markedly different from food in other parts of Spain. Almost all restaurants will offer pa amb tomàquet, toasted bread with tomato and olive oil. Fresh seafood, hearty meat dishes, cheeses and locally grown vegetables such as wild mushrooms are culinary mainstays.
  • Spain works with the European standard 220-240 volts and uses plugs of types C, E or F with two small round plugs.
  • We recommend packing a universal adapter as well as a voltage converter if you plan to use your own hair dryer or other device without a built-in converter.
  • The air conditioning force in European hotels is often not as strong or as cold as you might be used to in the US or Canada. When air conditioning is available, it is generally seasonally regulated and centrally controlled by the hotel.
  • Your hostel can provide hair dryers, irons, and other small appliances. However, these amenities cannot be guaranteed.
  • Wi-Fi is available in most hotels, although some charges may apply.
  • There is no Wi-Fi on any of the coaches.
  • Contact your mobile service provider for information on roaming rates.
  • Spain is one hour ahead of Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) and six hours ahead of Eastern Time (ET).
  • You will use the euro on this tour.
  • Better exchange rates are generally available abroad, although it is worth asking your local bank for currency to use when you first arrive.
  • We strongly recommend that you accept debit / bank cards and credit cards, which can be used to withdraw cash at local banks as needed.
  • You can use most debit / credit cards at ATMs on the international Cirrus and Plus networks, but be sure to check with your local bank for withdrawal fees.
  • Inform your bank and credit card company about your travel plans so they don’t mistake your international purchases for fraudulent charges.
  • International banks and companies mainly accept debit and credit cards that work with the EMV chip system. If you do not yet have at least one debit or credit card with a chip, we recommend that you request one from your bank before your tour.
  • All optional paid excursions will be available for purchase while on your tour.
  • Please note that if you pay for an excursion by credit card during the tour, it may take up to three months for your card to be charged.
  • Some optional excursions can only be purchased in advance. Check the website of the paid tour (location) for more information.
* ELI Tours currently requires all tour participants to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and must have proof of negative results for a COVID-19 test taken within 72 hours prior to departure. These requirements are in addition to the destination requirements listed below due to group welfare and / or operational viability.