Welcome to Barcelona Inside and Out
Discover the very best of Catalonia and Spain.
Based in Barcelona we are regional travel specialists creating luxury, tailor-made holidays and tours that take you to the heart of this vibrant and beautiful region.
Discover and experience local secrets, hidden cultural gems and incredible landscapes while staying at our fabulous handpicked boutique hotels on route.
We take you to witness some of the region’s unique customs and centuries-old traditions and to enjoy fabulous local food and wine at some incredible off the beaten track restaurants, ample opportunity to unwind in stunning surroundings and also endless adventure.
Explore and enjoy the best corners of Catalonia’s wild coast
Less travelled routes to wonderful hidden secrets
Experience the very best of Barcelona on the ultimate city break
Explore Catalonia’s great outdoors
Discover Catalonia through its wines
Romantic getaways and honeymoons
Join in all the fun at popular local celebrations
Catalonia’s spiritual home
Experience Catalonia’s human castles up close
More than a holiday
Our attention to detail, hand-picked hotels, villas and apartments and our expert local guides, all ensure that your holiday is a perfect fit and runs completely smoothly. Using our in-depth local knowledge we guide you off the tourist trail to discover Spain and Catalonia’s sleepy medieval villages, it’s stunning landscapes, historic and iconic buildings and well-loved traditions; as well as family-run wineries and atmospheric local restaurants. Our many local contacts here means we are also able to open doors to some incredible places and experiences that are off-limits to the majority of visitors here.
The result is a holiday which gives you a unique and truly memorable experience of the region.
Tailored to your needs
All our holidays are personally crafted to fit your tastes and preferences. If you are interested in the region’s gastronomy, for example, we will plan your holiday around food tours, great restaurants and a cookery lesson or two.
Or if you are looking for a fun-filled family holiday we have plenty of exciting suggestions for you to consider and can include different elements that will please everyone.
Please see the example tours on our experiences page for some more ideas and guide prices.
We want to help you find your perfect holiday here and are happy to work to a range of budgets, just let us know what you are looking for.
A Land of Endless Surprises
Spain and Catalonia are so rich with culture, tradition, stunning natural landscapes and great wines and gastronomy that it can be hard to know where to begin. We help you discover the very best Catalonia has to offer its visitors. These are a just few examples of just how much there is to experience here, to give you a flavour of the kind of things we can include on your holiday.
Join us on a wine tour of Catalonia’s most highly acclaimed vineyards in regions like the Priorat and Penedes, where you meet the region’s top wine producers and discover why Catalonia’s wines are considered some of the best in Spain.
No matter where your holiday in Catalonia takes you there is always an interesting local winery waiting to be discovered.
There’s an endless variety of incredible culture waiting to be discovered in Catalonia. Apart from having the highest concentration of Romanesque art and architecture anywhere in Europe, Catalonia was home to Dali, Miro, Gaudi and Picasso and it’s local traditions are still loved and celebrated every year in every town and village.
Whatever your cultural tastes, enjoy it all on a tour with one of our expert guides.
Michelin Star Restaurants
Catalonia presents endless opportunities to discover incredible food. But aside from award-winning, high-end gastronomy, there is so much more wonderful local food to be enjoyed here. We recommend mouth-watering, off beaten track local restaurants, or join us on one of our tailor-made food tours to buzzing local markets and hidden away tapas havens,
Brown Bears in the Catalan Pyrenees
Scenery of unsurpassed beauty and variety makes Catalonia the perfect destination for those in search of an incredible nature getaway or looking for adventure. Whether it’s a hiking trip with friends, a unique family holiday or a day’s guided bear watching, we operate at locations all over Catalonia from the stunning Pyrenees to the beautiful hidden coves and beaches of its turquoise coast.
Relax and enjoy the luxury and tranquillity of our handpicked, boutique hotels. Where you stay is obviously all important and we carefully select the region’s very best places to come back to and enjoy at the end of your day.
Km of Ski Slopes at Baqueira Beret
Not everybody knows that there is world-class skiing at Catalonia’s top ski resort, Baqueira Beret – voted one of the world’s Top 10 ski resorts by Snow Magazine in 2021. Enjoy an all-inclusive winter break with plenty of added options, including heli-skiing and dog-sledding.