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Literary Tour of Barcelona

"The Shadow of the Wind" and "The Cathedral of the Sea"

From the letter to the word, from imagination to reality.

ICONO Serveis Culturals offers you the chance to visit the magical Barcelona of "The Shadow of the Wind" ("La Sombra del Viento") and the fascinating Barcelona of "The Cathedral of the Sea" ("La Catedral del Mar"), two novels that have captivated thousands of readers around the world.

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Barcelona literary trail - The Shadow of the Wind (La Sombra del Viento)
  • Just like one of the main characters in the novel that has captured the imagination of thousands of readers, you'll visit the places that are imbued with the magic and shadows of Barcelona at the beginning of the 20th century.
  • Itinerary: Rambla Sta. Mònica (at the Arc del Teatre), Plaça Reial, Carrer del Call, Baixada de la Llibreteria, Carrer Argenteria, Santa Maria del Mar, Carrer Montcada, Els Quatre Gats, Carrer Sta. Anna, Carrer Canuda (Ateneu Barcelonès), Avda. Tibidabo and Pg. de la Bonanova.
  • Length of tour: 2 hours 30 minutes.
  • Visits guaranteed in Catalan, Spanish and English.
  • Price: Children (aged 0-8), free.
  • Times:
    • Spanish/English: Saturday, 5pm, from October to May.
    • Spanish/English: Saturday, 6pm, from June to September.
  • Departure point: Rambla Sta. Monica, 9. Metro L3, Drassanes station. Bus 14, 59, 91 and 120. Barcelona Bus Turístic, Colom-Museu Marítim stop. See map
Barcelona literary trail - The Cathedral of the Sea (La Catedral del Mar)
  • Visit the settings for this thrilling novel, which you'll rediscover after almost 700 years filled with the same light and shade as in the feudal period.
  • Itinerary: Plaça Nova, Carrer Bisbe, Pl. Sant Jaume, Pl. del Rei, Pl. del Blat, Pl. de la Llana, Carrer Argenteria, Canvis Vells, Carrer Consolat de Mar, Pla de Palau, Carrer Vidrera, Carrer Montcada and Santa Maria del Mar.
  • Length of tour: 2 hours 30 minutes.
  • Visits guaranteed in Catalan, Spanish and English.
  • Price: Children (aged 0-8), free.
  • Times:
    • Catalan, Spanish and English: Sunday, 10am.
  • Departure point: Santa Maria del Mar (El Born district). Metro L4, Jaume I stop. Bus 17, 39, 45, 51, 120 and V17. Barcelona Bus Turístic, Pla de Palau stop. See map

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Final price
 
Literary Tour of Barcelona. "The Shadows of the Wind". Spanish/English
14.00
Literary Tour of Barcelona. "The Cathedral of the Sea". Spanish/English
14.00
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Literary Tour of Barcelona
 
At the departure point of "The Shadow of the Wind" tour: Rambla Sta. Monica, 9. Metro L3, Drassanes station. Bus 14, 59, 91 and 120. Barcelona Bus Turístic, Colom-Museu Marítim stop. Tour Time - Spanish and English tour: Saturday from October to May, 5pm* and from June to September, 6pm*.
At the departure point of "The Cathedral of the Sea" tour: Santa Maria del Mar (Born district). Metro L4, Jaume I stop. Bus 17, 39, 45, 51, 120 and V17. Barcelona Bus Turístic, Pla de Palau stop. Tour Time: Sunday, at 10am*.
* You should be 15 minutes before the tour begins.
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