Discover the medieval Catalonia and its ancient Jewish community with this fantastic day trip from Barcelona visiting the city of Girona and the small town of Besalu with your private small group.
As with all our private tours our driver guide will pick you up at your hotel. Cruise port or airport and we start our journey to the medieval Catalonia where you will learn the historical past of Jewish community in our old middle age, our first stop is the city of Girona, considered one of the oldest medieval cities in Europe, within this beautiful city you will visit the old Jewish quarter, walk through its narrow streets and visit the impressive Roman cathedral and many other landmarks of the city, of course you have free time if you want to do some shopping for crafts and souvenirs of the city .
We continue our journey towards the pretty village of Besalu where there is the unique medieval Jewish baths(mikhva) found in Spain at the moment, and where you can learn much more of its former Jewish community, Besalu is one of those towns which will transport you to the days of knights, counts, maidens and troubadours, impressive ancient bridge leads to the walled city not to be missed, within the village can visit its many shops mediavel crafts and enjoy a fantastic lunch of typical products of the earth.
Please read our tour options before sending a request for information:
Driver guide: With this option, the tour will be guided by a driver guide, he is aperson who performed the two jobs, he has great historical knowledge of the city and other loactions on the outskirts of Barcelona where we provide our tours, he will accompany them at all time explaining the history of the locations that you visit whenever possible – Important: This option may not perform guided visits inside museums.
Licensed tour guide: This is the best option in case that you wish to make a more detailed tour inside of different attractions (museums), with this option you will enjoy a luxury vehicle with driver and an official tour guide that will accompany your group throughout time during your tour.
Discover medieval Catalonia and ancient Jewish community by visiting the famous city of Girona and the lovely town of Besalu.