Girona

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Girona tourguide
Girona tourguide
Girona tour guide
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THEMATIC VISITS:

which can be combined

 

JEWISH  QUARTER

Discover the secrets of one of the best-preserved Jewish quarters in Europe.

6 centuries of Jewish community make up the history of the city.

With this guided tour you will uncover where Jewish people lived, which activities they did, the location of the three medieval synagogues and much more.

In Girona, the famous rabbai and Kabbalist Nahmanides was born.

Girona is “mother of Israel” and was a center of spirituality.You cannot miss the Museum of Jewish History.

It contains:

  • medieval documents like quetubas and notary papers
  • the most important collection of Hebrew tombstones on the Peninsula
  • the last micvé – Jewish ritual bath – of the Girona community, which was in use until the Expulsion in 1492.

Entrane fee is 2€ per person.

 

 

LEGENDS

Guided tour of the Girona’s most famous legends.

Do you know that Girona has more than 20 legends?

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  • The legend of the Lioness, which claims that “whoever kisses the Lioness’ bottom will return to Girona”
  • The most famous one: the Flies of Saint Narcissus
  • The Tarlà, related to xuixo, the typical sweet of Girona
  • As well as the Witch, the Gerió, the Cocollona, etc

Ideal tour for families, groups of friends and companies.

 

 

THE  CATHEDRAL

Guided tour of the Cathedral of Santa Maria.

Here you can admire:

  • The widest Gothic nave in the world
  • The Tapestry of Creation, hand-embroidered Romanesque jewel
  • Countess Ermessenda`s tomb, the most influential politician in Catalonia in the 11th century
  • The Charlemagne chair, made of marble

And many more things!

Entrance fee: 7€ per person. Discounts for groups.

 

 

THE  SWEETEST  GIRONA

If you like the sweet treat, this is your experience! 

This experience combines the guided tour of the old quarter with the tasting of two local sweets:

  • the xuixo
  • the chocolate flies

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When we found the figures of the flies, we told the legend of the flies of Saint Narcissus – the patron saint of Girona – and we taste the delicious chocolate flies.

We continue to the village to get to know the Cathedral square, the Jewish quarter and the Rambla.

We cross the Eiffel’s bridge and here we talk about the xuixo, the most well-known gironinian sweet. It’s a fried butter bun with sugar outside, and the best part: filled with cream. And we reveal the legend of Tarlà, which has a lot to do with the origin of the xuixo.

And we taste the xuixo of course!

With this experience you discover Girona and taste its richest sweets.

You’ll love this tour!

 

 

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Information:

The duration of a guided tour is about 2 hours.

I can tailored any tour for you. If you wish, we can extend the duration to 3 or 4 hours.

And we may also:

 

Combine with  DALÍ  MUSEUM

                         COSTA  BRAVA

                         MEDIEVAL  VILLAGES

 

 

We have a service of private transportation with a driver.

Don’t hesitate to contact me for further information.

 

 

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