History, Legends and Food
Free cancellation · children of up to 15 free
History, Legends and Food Tour
When: Wednesday and Friday
Where: Plaça Independència
Price: 28€, children of up to 15 free
Duration: 2 hours
Learn about the Cathedral from your local expert guide — one of the most important symbols of the city, together with the Basilica of Sant Feliu.
Cross some of the most emblematic bridges, enjoying unique views of the colorful houses of the Onyar river. And get lost in the labyrinth of streets of the Old Town, discovering unique spots, corners, squares and streets while hearing some of the strangest legends and stories.
Try, right in the heart of the Jewish Quarter, our two most famous delicacies: the xuixo, a pastry made of baked dough and filled with custard, and ratafia, our most famous liquor made of 40 different herbs and green nut. So good!
All of this, and a lot more, in this fantastic trip to the past, present and future of our city. Don’t miss it!
Highlights of the History, Legends and Food Tour
Listen to mysterious legends about nuns and Dalí…
Taste Girona’s most famous delicacies: the xuixo. and the ratafia
Learn about Girona’s more than 2.000 years of history
Become a local and decide to move here for life
What we’ll see in the History, Legends and Food Tour
Sant Feliu Basilica
Sample of xuixo & ratafia
Onyar river and bridges
Hidden squares and gardens
Old Town (Barri Vell)
Meeting Point: Plaça Independència, Girona
Frequently Asked Questions
When does the tour run?
The History, Legends and Food Tour runs, in English, on Wednesdays and Fridays, at 11:00.
How long is the tour?
The History, Legends and Food Tour lasts for 2 hours approximately.
What happens in Easter, Christmas and national holidays?
Unlike other tours, the History, Legends and Food Tour operates normally.
Does the tour operate if it rains?
Is it suitable for people with reduced mobility or babies in a stroller?
In this tour there are some sections with a slope and some stairs, which can be avoided without a big detour.
We're a big group. Can we still join?
Yes! However, and in this case, if you are a group of 10 people or more, it is better to book a Private Tour. This way you can have the tour in English, start at the time that suits you, and have the guide for your group. What a treat!
Interested in a Private Tour?
If you want more flexibility and a dedicated guide for you and your group, you can book this tour as a private tour totally in English. You can check more about our private tours here.
This way we can start at the day and time that suits you and have a much more personal experience. This is also a good option for big groups. Send us a WhatsApp or an email and we will get back to you right away.