Free cancellation until 48h
per group of up to 10 people
Historical Girona Tour
Dive into the history of Girona with the help of a local historian and live the past so present in the city. Enjoy the journey from our origins to today!
Time: on request
Duration: 3 hours
Price: from 220€ per group
Led by a local historian, we will start the tour talking about the beginnings of the city: the reason for its foundation, its location, the Roman start… Some history that will for sure surprise us as we begin to walk through Girona.
Little by little we will delve into the centuries and centuries of life in the city, passing through Visigoths, Muslims, Franks and Carolingians while enjoying the alleys, squares, gardens and the Jewish Quarter, discovering what happened in each specific place.
We will go through the historical events chronologically until we reach the most modern part of the Barri Vell and the Mercadal, as we discover the last centuries of the city’s history, up to the present day. Wonderful!
Highlights of the Historical Girona Tour
Immerse yourself in the past and the history of Girona with a 100% local historian
Live the Roman Gerunda, an important city located on the Via Augusta
Get to know the Carolingian past in the time of the Hispanic Mark
Discover the important Jewish heritage of Girona by walking along the Call
Marvel at the city’s most recent medieval history
What we’ll see in the Historical Girona Tour
The Roman and Carolingian cities
Barri Vell and Mercadal
Walls, gardens and promenades
Cathedral and Sant Feliu Basilica
Onyar river and Bridges
Sant Pere de Galligants Monastery
Your own private guide
Meeting Point: Plaça Independència
Frequently Asked Questions
How long is the tour?
The Historical Girona Tour lasts for 3 hours, approximately.