See the Beauty of Montjuïc on a Barcelona E-Bike Tour
Montjuïc is a broad hill on the southwest side of Barcelona, overlooking the harbor and the city center. Well-known as the site that hosted several major events for the 1992 Summer Olympics, as well as the 1929 International Exposition, Montjuïc is rich in history, architecture and natural beauty. Home to the 17th century Montjuïc Castle, the Palau Nacional, the Olympic Stadium, several museums, manicured gardens, ornate statues and fountains, as well as breathtaking, panoramic views of the harbor and the city below, Montjuïc is a must-see location for all Barcelona visitors.
Good to Know
Your tour meets in the corner of Plaça Sant Jaume near the intersection Carrer del Call and Carrer de Sant Honorat near the Starbucks Look for your guide with a blue bike with a Fat Tire Tours flag. The closest metro stations are Jaume I (L4) and Liceu (L3). Please arrive 15 minutes prior to tour departure.
Frequently Asked Questions
Questions About our Bikes/Biking in Barcelona
Is this tour appropriate for children?
We only have e-bikes available in standard adult bike sizes, therefore this tour is not recommended for children younger than 12-years old.
What is an e-bike?
If you can ride a regular bike, you can ride an electric bike! These bikes look like traditional two-wheel bicycles, but use a small motor to help power you forward meaning less effort to go farther or uphill.
- We only have e-bikes available in standard adult bike sizes, therefore this tour is not recommended for children younger than 12-years old.
Is a helmet included?
Helmets are optional for adults on all of our tours, but we have them in sizes for all ages. They are mandatory for riders under the age of 16.
What kind of e-bikes do you have?
Our Montjuic E-Bike Tour uses electric bikes, to help you glide up hills with ease! These bikes look just like traditional two-wheel bicycles, but use a small motor to help power you forward, meaning less effort to go uphill and longer distances. If you can ride a regular bike, you can ride an e-bike.
- Please Note: We only have e-bikes available in standard adult sizes, therefore they are not recommended for children younger than 12 years old. Children under the age of 16 are required to wear a helmet.
General Tour Questions
Where is the tour meeting point?
This tour meet at the corner of Plaça Sant Jaume near the intersection Carrer del Call and Carrer de Sant Honorat near the Starbucks. The best address for a taxi is Plaça de Sant Jaume, 3, 08002 Barcelona, Spain.
Do we go inside the museums and monuments?
Due to time-constraints, we do not visit the inside of buildings during this tour. We do stop for several minutes at each major site along the tour route in order for the guide to talk about the site and we never miss the chance for a photo-opportunity! You’ll listen to entertaining and insightful, not dull and monotonous, anecdotes of Barcelona at every stop.
What is your weather policy?
All of our tours operate rain or shine, and we have rain ponchos available in our office for purchase (fully refunded if not used).
Is this tour offered in any other languages, or only English?
All scheduled tours are in English, but private tours can sometimes be scheduled in other languages, given we have a tour guide who speaks the language of your choice.
Can I leave the tour early?
Unfortunately, we are not able to accommodate special requests like this on our public tours. Once the tour begins we ask that you stay with the guide and the group until the end. If you’re interested in something shorter, please inquire about a private tour.
How long is the ride?
Our Montjuïc E-Bike Tour covers approximately 7 miles (11 km).
What is your cancellation policy?
We’re happy to offer free changes and 100% refund up to 24 hours before tour* Failure to cancel a reservation at least 24 hours prior to scheduled departure may result in forfeited travel funds. Fare difference may apply.
Do you organize private tours for groups?
Yes! Some of our private tours can be reserved directly online, but if you’re looking for something unique or have questions about a private group, simply send us an email at [email protected] to learn more about our options and prices.
Where is your Barcelona office located?
Our office is located on a little side street off of Plaça Sant Jaume. The address is C. Marlet, 4 Barcelona 08002. Click here for a map.
Is there a place to store luggage or bags while I'm on tour?
Absolutely, you are welcome to bring your luggage along to the meeting point where you may store your bags in our shop while out on tour.