Castellers de Badalona: Barcelona Culture Tour: Discover Castells, Traditional Human Towers

Barcelona Culture Tour: Discover Castells, Traditional Human Towers

Barcelona, Spain

Castellers de Badalona

Non-profit organization

2.5 hours
From$29 USDper person

Castellers de Badalona is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the promotion of aspects of Catalan culture such as the castells.

Tour Highlights

  • Experience firsthand the famous human towers of Barcelona while supporting the preservation of Catalan culture.
  • Learn about the structure of castells and their history.
  • Witness the castellers at work building a castell, and even participate if you're feeling bold!

Tour revenue will be invested in maintaining the cultural tradition of castells.

Tour Details

  • Frequency

    Tuesday & Friday

  • Start Time

    7:30 PM

  • Duration

    2.5 hours

  • Good For

    Adults, Families, Professionals, People with disabilities, Children 4+

  • Languages

    English, Spanish, Catalan

  • Weather

    Tour takes place rain or shine (tour itinerary might be modified in case of inclement weather)

  • Tour Participants

    1 to 20

  • Difficulty

    Easy (short walking distances, low or no physical effort)

  • Clothing & Equipment

    Comfortable clothes, Slippers or comfortable shoes

  • Volunteer Opportunities

    Yes

Tour Description

Begin your visit with an introduction to castells, Barcelona's traditional human towers, and to the Castellers de Badalona organization. Watch a short video to understand and appreciate the upcoming demonstration. Then, experience the castells firsthand! Watch, or even participate if you feel bold!

Vetted & Visited By

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Ribbon ambassadors
Virginia & Fran
April 15, 2017

Tour Start Address

Carrer de Font i Escolà, 42, 08912 Badalona, Barcelona, Spain

How To Get There

The tour takes place 40 minutes from the center of Barcelona by metro. The closest public transport stop is Pep Ventura (L2).

More About Castellers de Badalona

Mission

To promote the cultural and historical tradition of the castellers.

Main Programs

  • Castell trials

  • Participation in regional events