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  • Location:Barcelona, Spain
  • Duration:3 hours (approx.)

Barcelona Gourmet Tapas Walking Tour and Flamenco Show

Visit a Modernist-style tapas bar in the heart of Barcelona’s Eixample neighborhood, and then finish the night in an emblematic flamenco bar in the heart of the Gothic Quarter in famous Plaça Reial. This exciting 3-hour evening experience includes a stroll around Eixample to sample authentic Catalan tapas such as ‘pa amb tomàquet,’ and visit to a ham delicatessen in Born. Finish your evening with a 45-minute authentic flamenco show featuring some of the genre's newest rising stars. Sip sangria and dine on gourmet tapas as dancers perform their fiery Spanish flamenco moves to traditional Spanish music!

Numbers are limited to 20 on this small-group tour, ensuring you’ll enjoy personalized attention from your guide.


  • 3-hour evening Barcelona tapas and flamenco tour
  • Visit places where the locals eat and shop: a tapas bar in Eixample and a ham shop in Born
  • Sample Catalan classics like pa amb tomàquet, Manchego cheese and locally cured serrano ham
  • Walk past Barcelona Cathedral and explore the Gothic Quarter
  • Watch a fiery flamenco show starring the very best rising stars of the genre
  • Sip sangria and eat tapas as you enjoy a night of authentic flamenco entertainment!
  • Small-group tour with a maximum of 20 ensures a more intimate experience

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What You Can Expect

Barcelona Gourmet Tapas Walking Tour and Flamenco Show

Enjoy gourmet tapas during a flamenco show in Barcelona!

After meeting your guide in central Barcelona, near Palau de la Musica, take a leisurely stroll to Eixample to discover a tapas gem, one of Barcelona’s Modernist-style bars. The bar serves up delicious small plates of Catalan favorites such as pa amb tomàquet (bread with olive oil and tomatoes) and patates braves (potatoes with oil, red pepper and chili, served with aioli). Watch the chef prepare the food, and then sit down to savor a plate and a drink while hearing tales about Catalan cuisine.

Walk off your snack with a stroll to Born, listening to your guide talking about Barcelona’s history, food and culture as you go. Your destination is the neighborhood's locally loved ham shop, where huge legs of serrano ham hang in the windows. Head inside and sample some of the best meats, made from acorn-fed pigs, and sample popular cheeses such as Manchego.

Continuing your stroll through Born, pass Barcelona Cathedral (Cathedral of the Holy Cross and Saint Eulalia) and the old Roman city walls, and then wind your way to the heart of the Gothic Quarter to Plaça Reial, a bustling nighttime square near La Rambla, where the highlight of your evening awaits -- a flamenco performance inside one of the oldest flamenco bars in Barcelona!

Sip a welcome glass of cava while soaking up the authentic atmosphere. Then, grab your seat and enjoy the show, which includes all the traditional elements of a flamenco performance, including dancing, singing and Spanish guitar songs. Sip on sangria and dine on plates of gourmet tapas as dancers perform their fiery Spanish flamenco moves right in front of you.

Your evening experience finishes after the show, but you're welcome to head to the roof terrace or visit the stylish bar for drinks at your own expense, if you wish.

Customer Reviews

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

We ended up being late for our tour, but they were accommodating and we were the only ones signed up, so they waited for us. Daniel took us around and it was an amazing experience! The restaurants were great, Daniel was very knowledgable and we had a great time. The flamenco show was great as well. Highly recommended.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

completely enjoyed the first part of the tour, the tapas were excellent, thought the flamenco show location was a bit on the tacky side reminded me of bars I frequented in the 60's or maybe just tired. Overall a great experience and would reccommended to others. We did have difficulty locating the location to start the tour and I wanted to know about the eyeballs across the street and could not get an answer.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2015

SO FUN. wonderful tapas, great guide

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2015

Guide was extremely knowledgeable and personable. Loved the small group of 10 in our tour. Saw so much and thoroughly enjoyed everything!!!! Wonderful!!! Will definitely use Viator again when traveling.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2015

A great way to begin our stay in Barcelona and to be educated in tapas. An excellent tour and a great guide.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2015

My wife and I went on the walk/tour on September 3rd. Our guide was Daniel. We visited 3 different Tapas bars over the course of around 4 hours. It was an easy walk between each of them. Daniel was very informative, but didn't give us too much information. He provided just the right amount of detail in the history/origin of Tapas. The conversation was great, and his English was flawless. We tried many different types of food, wine, and other drinks, and all locations were great. The night was finished off with a 30min Flamenco show. Loved the tour, and Daniel was first class. Ask for him.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2015

Our guide was perfect for this job. He was Basque and shared the history of Barcelona and some of his personal history. You get to know a country from the people, and he was a great representative of Barcelona. He emailed us more places to eat after the tour. The food was excellent and we would not have had nearly as much fun on our own. The show was interesting, in that I have never seen anything like it before. The only thing to make sure of , is to ask if you need help finding your way home after the trip. We had no trouble, but others might.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2015

Great tour, great guide and really enjoyable Tapas. The restaurants/bars were really enjoyable and the Flamenco show was authentic and fun. Our guide, Daniel, was informative and fun. He provided many tips for other things to see/do while in Barcelona.
My only suggestion, is possibly a bit more time for the tour. We needed to walk quickly at some points through the tapas bars, in order to get to the Flamenco show in time. All in all a great time was had by all.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2015

Very nice guide leading us, and explaining tapas. The flamenco show was however 3/5 and short

5 star rating: Highly Recommended September 2015

Our guide, Daniel Sabada was amazing - he gave us such good information and then also shared with us additional information on other places of interest including best places to eat and drink.

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