Frequently Asked Questions

Where does the tour leave from?

The meeting point is Plaça Espanya (Metro: L1, L3, L8). We will be waiting for you at the “Arenas de Barcelona” shopping centre, right in front of the elevator there.

What languages are the tours in?

Tours are given in English, Spanish or Catalan.

Is it safe to travel on bike around Barcelona?

Cycling in Barcelona is very safe, there are 200 km of bike lanes. Our tours are almost always on these bike lanes. We are from Barcelona and everyday we cycle around the city, we know the safest way to go.

What type of bikes do you do the tours with?

Our bikes are Brompton bikes, a fantastic British brand which folds away making it perfect for the city. They are very fun, agile and easy to carry.

Can children do the tour?

Yes, they can! We have carrier seats for children between 7 months and 6 years old.
Unfortunately, children between the age of 6 and 12 years old can’t do our tours. But anybody over 13 years old can take one of our Bromptons.

Do children pay?

The carrier seats are free of charge.
If they take a Brompton, they are charged as adults.

What is included in the tour?

The price includes the bikes and the tour guide, who will accompany you throughout all the tour.
In the personalised tours, the price includes everything that is specified in the description.

What if it rains?

OK Barcelona Tours work come rain or shine. However, if you like, we can change the day of the tour but we don’t refund money with less than 72 hours notice of cancellation.

How many people go on a tour?

A maximum of 8 people can go on our tours.
If you want a private tour, send us an email.

How long are the tours?

Our standard tour lasts approximately 3 hours, covering 14km. If you would like to do more or less, just ask us and we can arrange something that suits your needs.

Do you have to be fit to do a tour?

Our tours are designed for all people. You only need to be able to ride a bike.

Is it necessary to wear a helmet?

It is not necessary to wear a helmet while riding a bike in Barcelona but if you would like to wear one, we have them available free of charge.

Is it necessary to book the tour?

Yes, through our booking system or by email.

Can I rent the bike?

No, our bikes are only for use on our tours.