The Barcelona Night Tour will be coming back into service for the 2019 summer season.
Barcelona Night Tour
An after-dark tour which makes the most of Barcelona’s Mediterranean summer nights. Discover a different side to Barcelona with a magical night-time experience. The warmth, shadows and illuminations of a summer night on a guided tour of Barcelona, with a journey time of around two and a half hours.
Barcelona Night Tour
The night tour, led by our guides in Catalan, Spanish and English, provides a different view of the most emblematic places in Barcelona. With a chance to also experience the display of music, colour and light at the Magic Fountain of Montjuïc.
As the summer sun starts to set, Barcelona lights up and puts on its glad rags. On the Barcelona Night Tour bus you will enjoy a night-time trip around some of the most iconic and spectacular places that Barcelona has to offer, as well as the incomparable spectacle of the Magic Fountain of Montjuïc, which combines aquatic acrobatics, coloured lights and music. The night tour benefits from having official Turisme de Barcelona guides on board to lead the tour in Spanish, English and Catalan and passengers also have access to the free Wi-Fi service on the bus.
We want everyone to be able to enjoy the Barcelona Night Tour bus route, so our buses are adapted for people with reduced mobility and hearing difficulties.
Barcelona Bus Turístic is part of City Sightseeing©, the world’s leading sightseeing bus company.
A guided tour of the most emblematic places in the city to experience Barcelona’s Mediterranean summer nights, discover the magical display of light, colour and music offered by the Magic Fountain of Montjuïc.
The Barcelona Night Tour offers you a different view of Barcelona: the bus leaves Plaça de Catalunya No 14 at 9.30 pm and takes you to the Magic Fountain of Montjuïc to enjoy the music and light display. The tour then continues, making its way back to Plaça de Catalunya.
Summer nights in Barcelona are something special
The summer nights in Barcelona are bathed in a special light. The call of the city is irresistible when the sun goes down and the heat of the day dissipates. It is the perfect time to take a quiet stroll, discover the city’s secret hideaways and unique attractions, and see the Modernista architecture in a different light.
We invite you to hop on one of our open-top double-decker buses and enjoy the Mediterranean breeze on a guided tour in Spanish, Catalan and English, which will take you to:
- Casa Batlló
- La Pedrera
- Sagrada Família
- Torre Glòries
- Arc de Triomf
- Columbus Monument
- The Olympic Ring
- Poble Espanyol
- Magic Fountain of Montjuïc
Click to download the full route map.
Winners of the ‘Photograph Barcelona by night' competition 2018
This year, the Barcelona Night Tour celebrated the start of its twelfth season with a competition on Instagram. Participants had the chance of winning two free tickets for the Barcelona Bus Turístic and two for the Montjuïc Cable Car.
To take part, all you had to do was take photos of any of the illuminated major landmarks along the night tour route and then post them on Instagram with the hashtag #BarcelonaNightTour.
The competition ran throughout the months of June, July and August and more than a hundred photos were received of the city's most emblematic monuments lit up at night.
These are the winning photos:
Fees and prices
|Adults (aged over 13)||20,00€|
|Children (aged 5–12)||10,00€|
|Children aged under 4||Free|
In 2019, the Barcelona Night Tour service will operate from 7 June until 15 September. The bus departs from plaça de Catalunya at 9.30 pm (same stop as the Red Route of the Barcelona Bus Turístic) and the tour of Barcelona takes approximately two and a half hours.
You will need to be at the meeting point 20 minutes before departure.