From a Roman Village to a Resort Town: A Self-Guided Walking Tour of Sitges

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Departs: Barcelona, Barcelona

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

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Are you looking for a way to see Sitges Old Town without joining a tour group? Explore at your own pace with this affordable audio tour.

• Inhale the same sea air that attracted resting Roman soldiers and edgy artists including Santiago Rusinol
• Hear from producer John Hipper, an Australian now living in Spain
• Do it all in 45 minutes or linger at stops along the way with complete control over when you start and finish
• Get unlimited use before your booking date and after it
• Use the virtual tour option at home

Once you’ve booked, you’ll receive a ticket with instructions and a unique code listed under “Before You Go”. Then simply install the VoiceMap app and enter your code.

The app displays directions to the starting point, and when you’re in the right place, just pop in your headphones and tap start. VoiceMap has automatic GPS playback, with turn-by-turn directions. It also works offline.

Please note that this is a hilly walk.

What's Included

Lifetime access to this tour in English

Offline access to audio, maps, and geodata

VoiceMap app for Android and iOS

What's Not Included

Food and drink

Smartphone and headphones

Tickets or entrance fees to any museums or other attractions en route


Traveler Information

  • ADULT: Age: 6 - 99

Additional Info

  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • All audio tours are self-guided and users must bring their own smartphone and headphones to take the tour. We urge all our users to wear facemasks and carry hand sanitisers with them to ensure their own protection and the protection of others.
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience

Cancellation Policy

All sales are final. No refund is available for cancellations.

What To Expect

This self-guided audio tour begins on the Boardwalk in front of Pic Nic beach bar. You'll hear a bit about the history of Sitges and about how we work before getting started.

• Admission Ticket Free

Platja de la Ribera
As you walk along Platja de la Ribera on the boardwalk, you'll hear some of Sitges’ centuries-old history.

• Admission Ticket Free

Monumento a Bacardi
While passing by the Monumento a Bacardi (the monument to Bacardi), you'll learn how Facundo Bacardi Masso, of Bacardi Rum fame and a Sitgetan, invented the first white rum in the world.

• Admission Ticket Free

Church of Sant Bartomeu & Santa Tecla
On this tour, you'll see the most photographed site in Sitges, the Church of St Bartholomew and Saint Tecla

• Admission Ticket Free

Palau de Maricel
On this tour, you'll have the opportunity to marvel at Palau De Maricel, a magnificent building set up to attract even more artists to the town.

• Admission Ticket Free

Museu de Maricel
Along the way, you'll have the opportunity to look at some of the prominent galleries and museums including Museu de Maricel, and hear how this artistic movement and its members helped to shape the Sitges that you can see today.

• Admission Ticket Free

Museu del Cau Ferrat
You'll pass by Museu Del Cau Ferrat on this tour, the home of Catalan Modernist movement leader, Santiago Rusinol.

• Admission Ticket Free

Monumento a Santiago Rusinol
You'll pass by the monument of Santiago Rusinol. You'll hear a couple of stories about the hedonistic lifestyle of artist Santiago Rusinol, who was key to Catalan Modernism in Sitge.

• Admission Ticket Free

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