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What to expect

Gaudí's Masterpieces

Marvel at Sagrada Família & Park Güell

Las Ramblas

Stroll down the famous boulevard

Gothic Quarter

Captivating labyrinth of medieval streets

Montjuïc Magic Fountain

Spectacular water, light & music show

About the trip

Barcelona, the vibrant capital of Catalonia, offers a unique blend of rich history, stunning architecture, and Mediterranean charm. This enchanting city seamlessly combines cultural exploration, culinary delights, and coastal relaxation.

Marvel at Antoni Gaudí’s masterpieces like the Sagrada Família and Park Güell, and wander through the Gothic Quarter’s narrow, historic streets. From the bustling Las Ramblas to the sun-soaked beaches of Barceloneta, Barcelona captivates with its diverse attractions.

Enjoy Catalan cuisine at renowned restaurants and local tapas bars, explore museums dedicated to Picasso and Miró, and cheer at Camp Nou. Whether admiring modernist architecture or soaking in the Mediterranean atmosphere, Barcelona promises unforgettable experiences that will linger long after your return home.

What's Included

  • Return flights & transfers
  • Airport taxes & charges
  • Twin/double room for single use
  • Solos Board: Breakfast daily & Welcome Dinner
  • Welcome drink & information meeting
  • Guided walking city centre tour
  • Private guided visit of La Sagrada Familia
  • La Sagrada Familia entry ticket
  • 72hr Hola Barcelona: Public Transport Card
  • Accompanying Solos Tour Leader
  • Fully financially protected

Itinerary

  • Arrival Day
  • Barcelona Guided tour
  • Day at Leisure
  • Day at Leisure - optional Montserrat excursion
  • Departure Day

What’s Extra

What you'll be doing

DAY 1

Arrival Day

After arriving at Barcelona Airport, we head to our hotel in Barcelona. We gather together this evening for a welcome drink and dinner at a local restaurant.

  • Dinner included
DAY 2

Barcelona Guided Tour

Today we enjoy a guided walking tour to explore Barcelona’s city centre, Rambla and the Gothic Quarter.

The long and lively promenade of La Rambla is Spain’s most famous boulevard, cutting through the heart of Barcelona. This wide boulevard connects the Plaça de Catalunya, known for its fountains and statues. Restaurants, cafés, market stalls and old-style shops line the boulevard along the way, plus you may find yourself being entertained by live music, dance performances and bewitching human statue art.

The rest of our day is at leisure to enjoy all this city has to offer before we meet in the evening for dinner at a local restaurant.

  • Breakfast included
DAY 3

Day at leisure

Spend a leisurely day in Barcelona exploring its rich cultural and architectural heritage. Visit the Museu Picasso and Joan Miró Foundation to admire modern art, then marvel at Gaudí’s iconic Casa Batlló and Casa Milà. Relax at Barceloneta Beach or wander through the bustling La Boqueria Market for a taste of local cuisine. Head to Montjuïc Hill for panoramic views and visit the historic Montjuïc Castle.

In the evening we enjoy the Magic Fountain of Montjuïc Show – a spectacular display of water, light, and music located at the foot of Montjuïc Hill. The fountain combines colourful illuminations, music, and choreographed water movements to create a mesmerizing audio-visual experience.

June 1 – August 30: From Wednesday to Sunday
Times fountain show: 9.30pm – 10.30pm

  • Breakfast included
DAY 4

Day at leisure - optional Montserrat excursion

Today is free for you to spend however you wish, with the opportunity to join an optional excursion to Monserrat.

Experience the natural beauty and spiritual significance of Montserrat on this optional day excursion from Barcelona. Montserrat, a stunning mountain range located about an hour’s drive from the city, is home to the famous Montserrat Monastery and offers breathtaking views, unique rock formations, and a rich cultural heritage. This excursion to Montserrat offers a perfect blend of cultural, spiritual, and natural experiences, providing a memorable and enriching addition to your Barcelona visit.

As this is extremely popular destination the excursion will need to be pre-booked with Solos Holidays office at the time of booking.

  • Breakfast included
DAY 5

Departure Day

After a leisurely breakfast, we have a few more hours to enjoy this wonderful city before heading to the airport for our return flight.

  • Breakfast included

Accommodation

Hotel Lleó Three-star

Hotel Lleó is located in the heart of Barcelona, specifically at Carrer del Pelai, 22-24. It is situated just 100 meters from Las Ramblas and Plaza Catalunya, making it an ideal location for exploring the city’s main attractions.

Facilities Include

The hotel features a rooftop terrace with a small swimming pool and sun loungers , offering guests a place to relax and enjoy views of the city (open from 07:00 to 20:00).

The stay includes daily breakfast, providing convenience for guests starting their day of exploration. (served daily from 07:00 until 11:00)

Other Facilities:

  • Bar/lounge and snack bar (open from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.)
  • Restaurant serving Mediterranean cuisine
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Lift access to all floors

Room Includes

The hotel offers spacious and bright rooms with the following facilities and amenities:

  • Air conditioning
  • Flat-screen TV with satellite channels
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Refrigerator
  • Private bathroom with bath or shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Desk
  • Telephone

Frequently Asked Questions

Average Temperatures

Month(s) Highest temperature Lowest temperature
June 27 °C 19 °C
October 23 °C 16 °C

Our Reviews

“I’m sure you will enjoy it, I have been on three solos holidays to date and the people I’ve met have been great.”

“I’ve been travelling with Solos for nearly 20 years, on and off. The reason is for exactly what you want – you meet like minded people… and have loads of fun!”

“I’ve been on loads of trips with Solos over the years and can honestly say you will not regret booking your 1st one!”

“The feeling you have once you go away on your own is worth all the nerves before! I was so very anxious the first time but now having done it 4 times, I love it!”

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