GAUDI AND MODERNISM
PRIVATE RUNNING TOUR
WHAT WILL WE EXPLORE ON THIS RUN
We guide you along the architecture of Barcelona's famous Modernisme architects Antoni Gaudí, Lluís Domènech i Montaner and Josep Puig i Cadafalch. Barcelona is the city with nine UNESCO World Heritage Sites - seven alone from Antoni Gaudí.
The tour will cover parts of the old town and the Eixample district, our little Manhattan of Barcelona and once constructed with the money of the wealthy high society of the Catalonian captital. The city's bourgeoisie vied with one another to built the most splendid modernista buildings like the 'House of Bones' Casa Batlló or 'The Quarry' named Casa Milà. But on this tour we will run along more finest architecture like Gaudí's masterpieces, the church La Sagrada Familia and later the 'Underdog', but our favorite house, in Antoni Gaudi his collection of incredible architecture pieces. You like to know which one? Join us!
On the 10K tour distance option a bigger part will take us also through the gothic quarter and the district of El Raval. We will see the first works of Antoni Gaudi after he finished successful the University and also the place, where the life of Gaudi abruptly founds his end. Nowadays a place of peace and education.
Be sure that there will be more exciting things to discover with your running shoes on this tour. Join us and let us show you our city of architecture while running.