Spouse & City Tour

Your guide to the Spouse Programme and delegate City tour at the 19th Annual GHI Conference

Spouse Programme 27th November. Cost of the Spouse Programme on 27th November is €170pp Please note that a minimum guarantee of ten participants is required in order for GHI to confirm this programme. Register your interest by Tuesday 24 October by emailing conferences@groundhandling.com

Let your partner enjoy Barcelona’s highlights in comfort and style. GHI is offering an exclusive guided tour of Barcelona for spouses on Thursday 30 November that will show off the best of the beautiful Catalan capital. Enjoy a panoramic tour which will take in the sights such as Port Olímpic, Barceloneta, MNAC terrace, and Montjuic. Visit the famous Casa Batllo and take walk dow Las Ramblas to Boqueria Market where Spouses will then enjoy a tapas lunch at a destination restaurant.

09:30 Depart from AC hotel
09:30 Panoramic tour by bus including: Port Olímpic, Barceloneta, MNAC terrace, and Montjuic
11:00 Casa Batlló guided tour
12:15 End of Casa Batlló visit and transfer by bus to Plaza Catalunya, stop at Hard Rock Cafe and walking tour through Ramblas to Boqueria Market
13:00 Lunch in Casa Guinart
14:30 End of the lunch
14:30 Transfer back to hotel or option to stay and explore the city and make own arrangements back

City tour of Barcelona 30th November. The city tour is free to attend for delegates and €60 for Spouses. (Please note space is limited to 100 participants so sign up is on a first come first served basis).

GHI is offering 100 delegates a complimentary half-day sightseeing tour of Barcelona on 30th November. See the architectural feat that is La Sagrada Família. Be inspired by its sheer verticality, and in the manner of the medieval cathedrals it emulates. Then take a visit to Park Güell. The enchanting Park Güell originated in 1900 when Count Eusebi Güell bought a tree-covered hillside (then outside Barcelona) and hired Gaudí to create a miniature city of houses for the wealthy in landscaped grounds. Gaudí created 3km of roads and walks, steps, a plaza and two gatehouses in his inimitable manner. In 1922 the city bought the estate for use as a public park.

09:30 Depart from AC hotel
10:00 Sagrada Familia guided tour
11:30 Exit from the Basilique and transfer to Park Güell
12:00 Park Güell tour
13:00 End of the visit inside the Park and transfer back to the hotel.
13:30 End at Hotel AC hotel


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