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Barcelona Small-Group Walking Tour with Eco-Boat Cruise and Helicopter Flight
"Make your own way to Barcelona Old Town (Ciutat Vella) and meet your guide. Then set off on the first part of your experience: a small-group walking tour of Barcelona's oldest neighborhoods.Follow your guide around the maze-like streets and hear about the history of the Old Town whose roots stretch back to Roman times. Take in the elegant buildings and stroll down the shadowy narrow lanes of the Gothic Quarter (Barri Gòtic) to the Plaça de la Seu. Admire the ornate frontage of the Gothic Cathedral (Catedral La Seu) and hear how it was originally built in the 12th century but its façade only completed in 1890. Pose for photos by the City Hall in Plaça de Sant Jaume and work your way through the old Jewish Quarter to Plaça del Pi to see the outside of its lovely Church of Santa Maria del Pi. Stride out along the famous La Ramblas and pass through the iconic La Boqueria food market a jumble of colorful stalls selling fruit
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Penedes Wine and Cava Day Tour from Barcelona
"You will be picked up in a comfortable minibus and transferred to the Penedes region. Your first visit will be to Cavas Codorniu. Here you will join their impressive guided tour and be shown the huge underground cellar along with the beautiful gardens and the stunning buildings designed by the architect Puig and Cadafalch. After you will be invited to taste cava.After the tour your driver will take you to a first class restaurant where you will be served a complete gourmet dinner including wine dessert and coffee.Your second stop will be to Torres Vineyard. Here you will view their facilities and receive a overview of the house guide. The tour also included a video presentation tunnel stations a train ride
From EUR130.00
 
Montserrat and Cava Trail Small Group Day Trip from Barcelona
"Leaving Barcelona you'll head straight to Montserrat to visit the Royal Basilica where the famous 12th-century statue of the Black Virgin is housed. At 1pm on weekdays there is the opportunity to hear one of Europe's oldest children's choirs La Escolania de Montserrat. While you're here there's time to visit the fascinating Museum of Montserrat go for a walk or ride the rack railway or cable car up the mountain. In the afternoon leave Montserrat to visit one of the most famous wine producers of the Penedes region to visit a winery. Visit their vast wine cellars sample the product and see why this sparkling wine has acquired international fame."
From EUR89.00

More Local Customs in Sitges

March. The antique cars rally

In march it's made a rally with antique cars from Barcelona to Sitges. They drive through the road C-31, also know as "carretera de las costas", that means road of the coast, it's a little road full...
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Mar 05, 2008

December. Christmas

There's not a special tradition located in Sitges. For many people the main celebration is "Nochebuena" on 24th by night, but this tradition comes from the South of Spain. Christmas day, on the 25th,...
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Nov 04, 2007

November. La Castanyada

November is the most quiet month of the year in Sitges, in fact, is the month that some hotels and restaurants choose for having their holidays and others open only on weekends, but don't think that...
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Nov 04, 2007

October. Festival Internacional de Cinema

Did you know that the most important festival of fantastic cinema is made in Sitges?They celebrated their 40th anniversary in 2007. So, if you like the horror and fantastic films, Sitges is the right...
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Nov 04, 2007

September. Festa petita, Santa Tecla

Santa Tecla's day is the 23 of September and, if Sant Bartomeu is the patron of Sitges, she is the patroness. So here we go again: concerts, "castellers", "diables", the "drac" (dragon) and "aliga"...
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Nov 04, 2007

August. Festa Major, Sant Bartomeu

Sant Bartomeu day is the 24th of August. He is the patron of Sitges, so all this week the town celebrate his Festa Major, the main one.The streets are full of typical dances, concerts, "castellers",...
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Nov 04, 2007
 
 
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July, August, September. Sitgestiu Cultural

Estiu is a Catalonian word that means summer, so Sitgestiu Cultural it's a game of words referring to a summer of culture in Sitges.Are 3 months full of concerts, exhibitions, guided visits through...
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Nov 04, 2007

23 June. Revetlla de Sant Joan

Sant Joan day is the 24 of June and is bank holiday in Catalunya. The night after is the night of the fire, the shorter night of the year, the summer solstice, the magic night.Some years ago it was...
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Nov 04, 2007

May/June. Corpus Christi

The streets of Sitges have a competition about wich one has the most beauful carpet made with flowers. The neighbours spend all the night working on them and the result it's spectacular.The dates...
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Nov 04, 2007

23 of April. Sant Jordi day

Once upon a time, a long, long time ago, a terrible dragon was scaring the people of Montblanc, a Catalonian village. He burned the cultivation fields and eats the animals of the villagers.When the...
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Nov 04, 2007

February. It's the Carnival!

Everybody in the town, tall, small, older, younger, fat, slim, drag queens, wonderful dancers or just funny people. Absolutely everybody is on the streets during the carnival with their own made...
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Nov 04, 2007

January, the three Magic Kings

The legend says that when Jesus was born, 3 Magic Kings arrived from Orient bringing gifts. Is tradition in Spain, not only in Sitges, that the 3 kings comes on the night of the 5 of January bringing...
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Nov 04, 2007

House's number

Walking in the village center you will notice this little ceramics crafts. They indicate the house number or some sights
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Mar 10, 2008

Top Hotels in Sitges

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Passeo de la Ribera 35, Sitges, Catalonia, 08870, Spain
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San Francisco 46, Sitges, Catalonia, 08870, Spain
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Joan Salvat Papasseit 38, Port Aiguadolc, Barcelona, Catalonia, 08870, Spain
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Ave Cami de Miralpeix 12, Sitges, Catalonia, 08870, Spain
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Avenida Sofia 2-6, Sitges, Catalonia, 08870, Spain
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Passeig de la Ribera, Sitges, Catalonia, 08870, Spain
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Top Things to Do in Sitges

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Beaches

What do you do in Sitges? Beach! bake in the sun, swim, swim and swim.........Sitges is the nearest place from Barcelona with nice sandy beaches...aside from Barceloneta of course which is inside...
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Walking

If you visit the Museum Maricel, do not miss the "Sant Miquel" Tower, the "Saló d'Or" (Golden Hall), the "Saló Blau" (Blue Hall) and the cloister, with its magnificient views of the sea. I spent there...
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Passeig de la Ribera

With hills and Old Sitges on one side and the Mediterranean on the other, the Passeig de la Ribera is the most scenic part of Sitges. The long boulevard hugs the bay and boasts numerous beaches and...
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Museu Maricel de Mar

Although not terribly ancient, the Maricel de Mar building is one of Sitges' most recognisable features. The building as it stands dates from 1911, but it was built on the foundation of an older...
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Esglesia de Sant Bartomeu i Santa Tecla

Dominating the skyline of Sitges, the Església de Sant Bartomeu i Santa Tecla dates from the 17th century. The octagonal tower, however, is a 19th century addition. The church replaced a previous 14th...
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Cau Ferrat

Built in 1893 as a residence for Santiago Rusiñol, Cau Ferrat incorporates Gothic windows taken from the nonextant Sitges castle that once existed on the site. Cau Ferrat is adjacent to Maricel de...
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"Jewel of the Spanish Coast"
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