Cultural tours in Barcelona: Barcelona: the Movie Walking Tour*
Barcelona: the Movie Walking Tour*
Discover the city as you have never seen it before, learn about the latest films shot in Barcelona and walk through your favourite parts of the city, while at the same time learning more about Woody Allen’s, Pedro Almodóvar and Tom Twyker’s art and their films “Vicky, Cristina, Barcelona”, “All about my mother” or “The Parfum” among many others.
“Barcelona: The Movie Walking Tour” shows the main locations where popular scenes from “Vicky, Cristina, Barcelona” and other films have been shot. At the same time, it discovers films that used the city as the set to construct other atmospheres such as “The Parfum”. You will learn about actors and actresses who have been in Barcelona while filming: Javier Bardem, Penélope Cruz, Scarlett Johansson, Rebecca Hall, Celicia Roth, Ben Whishaw, Daniel Brühl, Claudia Cardinale, Rita Hayworth or John Wayne, among others.
Did you know that the first film ever shot in Spain took place in Barcelona in 1896? Would you like to enter the locations and talk to people who worked on the shoots? Do not hesitate and discover Barcelona like you have never seen it.
You will walk through touristic and emblematic places with the guide of famous film characters. The walking tour focuses on directors’ and actors’ anecdotes as well as film locations. The guide provides pictures in order to visualize every scene that is commented.
Starting point: Monument to Columbus (Metro L3 Drassanes)
Finishing point: Palau de la Música Catalana (Metro L4 Urquinaona, L1, L3 Pl. Catalunya)
Itinerary: Monument to Columbus, Moll de la Fusta (harbour), Pl. del Duc de Medinaceli, La Mercé square and church, Plaza Reial (Royal Square), Herboristería centenaria “El Rey”, La Rambla, Ferran St, Plaza Sant Just i Pastor (Sant Just i Pastor Square), Plaza Sant Jaume (Sant Jaume Square), Plaza Sant Felip Neri (San Felip Neri Square), Cathedral, Quatre Gats, Palau de la Música Catalana
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Points worth noting:
C/ Ferran as it arrives at Sant Jaume Square: high incline
C/ Bisbe: high incline, when coming from Pl. Nova (Cathedral Square)
Sant Just i Pastor Church: warning in advance to place the ramp to access.
Sant Felip Neri Square: ground with paving stones
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