Enjoy sensational views of Barcelona from the Mediterranean Sea when you go on the 90-minute sight-seeing trip along the coast. You will be met by the imposing Columbus Monument at the lower end of the world-famous Ramblas and show you to your boat. If you’re just off the plane from the cloudy UK, you won’t regret taking to the high seas with this fun activity – it really is an excellent choice for the first day because you’ll feel like you’re a million miles from home. There's a cash bar on board, so grab a beer or a cava, and find a seat to soak up a few rays, and let yourself relax into the trip. When you return to dry land, there will be a free cocktail waiting for you at a bar in town! This is a fab way for you and the girls to create some wonderful memories together – and give the bride-to-be a day that she’ll never forget. We can’t think of a better way to get to know the Catalan capital and set yourselves up for the ultimate hen experience!
For those of you who love a little luxury pampering alongside your late-night lifestyle, Barcelona is home to some of the finest spas in Europe – these guys know how unwind in style. Treat the girls to an indulgent spa afternoon and you’ll all be in tip-top shape for the whole of the hen weekend. We’ll guide you to our favourite Arabic spa in the heart of the city, with seven aromatherapy spa pools to melt away those hangovers and prep your bodies for the party ahead. Our package includes a 90-minute spa session plus a 15-minute massage to complete the experience. Bathing suits and towels are included, with a full range of treatments available to purchase if you want to treat the bride-to-be.
Whether you’re looking for a cheeky afternoon activity in Barcelona, or couldn’t think of a better way to kick-off the nighttime fun, a cocktail making experience is the ideal choice for your party-loving hens. You’ll know from waiting at the cocktail bar that it takes a certain blend of knowledge and flair to create the perfect mojito, and we’ve got the experts to let you in on the secrets. Enjoy a glass of cava on arrival and learn the art of muddles, martinis and long drinks with one of our expert mixologists. Four cocktails are included for everyone, which should really get your party started right!
This is the ultimate Spanish cookery experience, carried out in the heart of foodie-heaven. Whether you’re a total gourmet or complete rookie, our professional chef will cater to all abilities and sizes of groups. The evening starts in Barcelona’s iconic market, La Boqueria. Here, your host will guide you to the finest produce and show you how to haggle like a local. Then take your fresh veg and meat back to the kitchen workshop for a glass of sangria and lesson in making pintxos, the Catalan finger food. You'll learn how to make at least nine different types of tapas, with interactive tuition to help you get the hang of it. The evening includes unlimited sangria, a three course meal with the tapas you cook, and it can be tailored to any specific food requirements.
Flamenco is one of the most beautiful dance forms to watch, guaranteed to get the girls stamping and swishing like moody divas. So why just watch, when you can learn some of the sultry moves of this authentic Spanish art form yourself? We'll arrange for a guide to come and meet you and escort you to a dance studio where you'll enjoy a welcome glass of cava at the bar. Then it's time for a professional flamenco artist to teach you some of the basic pasos (steps) to get you started, before moving onto the passionate, skirt-twirling moves that will transform your dancing repertoire for good. The lively dance workshop itself lasts for an hour and is for exclusively your your hen group. It's a fabulous way to experience the local culture and kick off a hen weekend that’s destined for the dance floor.
Like wine? Then we recommend booking our Wine Tasting Experience for your hen weekend in Barcelona. Hosted at one of the cities best bodegas, your sommelier (that’s wine expert to the rest of us) will take you on a journey through the world of wine, from the locally produced to some of the Spanish greats and new-world varieties. Over two hours, you’ll learn a little about the grape and region, a lot about the taste and a range of cheeses will be presented to accompany each wine. This is a fabulous way to bring all the girls together and unlock the secrets of your favourite tipple. Now you’re ready to head out into the night and swirl wine around oversized glasses like a pro.
Barcelona is the place to go for authentic Catalan cuisine, so where better to cook and eat it? Your evening will begin at La Boqueria market in the centre of the city. Your guide and chef will take you on a tour and show you how to select the very best produce for your meal. Then it’s back to the fully equipped cookery school in for an interactive workshop. You’ll be learning how to make paella, Spain’s signature dish, and one of it’s most delicious. This is a great skill to have and could lead to many tasty dinners in the future. After the workshop, you all sit down to a slap-up, three-course meal with the paella you just cooked as the centerpiece. It’s all washed down with sangria, which will flow freely throughout the meal.
If you want to get out into the deep blue yonder on your hen do, this two-in-one activity is a great way to do it. Give kayaking and snorkelling a go, both challenging and exciting and perfect as a group activity. You will be accompanied by an English speaking local guide and will be briefed on key safety instructions before taking to the water. You and the rest of the group will be given full equipment including a kayak, wetsuits and snorkel gear, with key advice on how to manoeuvre. It's so much fun, you'll really enjoy spending your afternoon, paddling away your sangria hangover, and snorkeling in crystal clear waters brimming with fish, corals and sea urchins. You get the opportunity to stop for a breather, breaking for a packed lunch with drinks. You can take in the amazing scenery, before heading back out to continue the fun. When you get back to the city centre, a round of beers in a bar is thrown in too.
You know you’re on holiday when you go to an outdoor waterpark – this kind of fun never gets old. Whether your group is full of energy or needs a refresh, a day spent splashing about in the sun is sure to get everyone feeling happy. A bit of water therapy is also a sneaky way to get rid of that fuzzy cava head, so this activity is perfect for party-loving hens. Illa Fantasia is a sprawling aqua land just outside of Barcelona, with over 22 attractions including waterslides, lagoons, rapids, wave machines, sun decks and pools. Your day pass means you can hang out and do as much or as little as you please, whether its hurtling down the death slide or working on your tan.
“Your wish is my command” – the words every woman dreams to hear from the lips of a handsome Adonis. So why not order your hen party a Cheeky Butler to arrive at your hotel and treat you like princesses for an hour. It’s the perfect option for hens that feel uncomfortable with strip shows but don’t want to miss out on the hunky action. Hen Heaven has been organising hen dos for 10 years, and we know that this treat always goes down a storm. Kick off your girls’ weekend in Barcelona with a glass of cava served by your very own Cheeky Butler and let the giggling begin.
If you fancy spending an hour gazing at a super-hot naked guy, we’ve got the ideal hen activity for you! Nude life-drawing classes are hilarious fun, light-hearted and a great way to get all the girls in the mood for any hen capers that lie ahead… You’ll all meet up in a bar for a class of cava, before heading off to your studio where you’ll meet your model and instructor, who will have all the art supplies that you need to hand. Then it’s just a question of studying your muse very carefully and making sure that you get all the, erm, ‘proportions’ right. Everyone can have a good old laugh at each other’s efforts at the end of the session, and you can even take your efforts away with you – but not the model, unfortunately!
It’s fun, a bit naughty and a fabulous way for hens at all levels of fitness to gain strength and flexibility. This one-hour pole dancing class in Barcelona gives you and the hens a chance to learn some sexy moves and then practice your new skills in a relaxed environment. You’ll be given a complimentary glass of cava on arrival to help you loosen up. Then our professional instructor will show you some spins and tricks to try. More daring hens can have a go at some of the more complicated, and possibly compromising, poses. Minimal clothing is best as it allows your body to grip the pole – a vest or t-shirt and shorts should do it. And high heels will help achieve that sexy strut. This activity is a great confidence booster and will undoubtedly have you all giggling - if there's a pole in one of the clubs you visit later, you could get your chance to shine sooner than you think.
You’re on your hen do. You and the girls don’t want to have to sweat the small stuff. If you’re in Barcelona you want to be focusing on the fun bits! The stunning beaches complete with plenty of Mediterranean hunks. So to make your weekend as seamless as possible we’ll set you up with return transfers for your Barca trip! El Prat Airport is located 12 kilometres outside of the city centre, but you won’t have to worry about navigating the complex train or bus systems. Your driver will pick you up from the airport – your guide will holding a sign with your group leader’s name on and then you’re off to your accommodation! And the same goes for your return trip. You can either be collected from your accommodation or if you don’t want to be waiting around at the hotel all morning you can be collected from a central location.
If walking tours aren’t really your thing, why not explore the city in a new and exciting way? Add a little mystery and romance to your hen weekend in Barcelona with our City Treasure Hunt. This activity will see you winding through the streets, solving clues and unlocking secrets as you compete to win a chest full of treasure. Each team will be against the clock and they’ll be plenty of cheeky games, challenges and surprises along the way. A welcome round of cava kicks off the game. This is a brilliant way to do something different in a new city and we guarantee plenty of hilarious stories to tell when you get together at the end.
A murder mystery night – It’s like a real life cluedo scenario, where you and your group will have to unravel the mystery to this ‘who dunnit’ situation. We’ll arrange for you and your hen group to hop on transfers and head to an incredible castle in the city, where you’ll be met by a delicious three course dinner, which is all washed down with one beer per person. You and the rest of the girls will be part of the murder mystery night and you’ll watch as staff who are dressed in costumes perform roleplay, before providing you with challenges in which to solve. There will also be riddles, surprises and endless eerie fun in this castle which is full to the brim with character, antique décor and quirky themed room. There will be prizes provided to those who untangle the mysteries, so there’s a lot of incentive here! Once you’ve solved the mystery, you and your group will head back to your accommodation on your transfers.
Indulge in the local culture with this evening of traditional Spanish dance and dining. Flamenco is famous the world over for its drama and passion, and Barcelona is a great city to catch a show. We’ll arrange for a guide to meet you in the city centre and take you to a half-hour flamenco show where you can watch dancers show off the sultry moves of this authentic Spanish art form on stage. After that, you’ll be taken to a nearby restaurant for a slap-up, nine-course tapas meal with drinks. Feast on favourites like chorizo, chilli prawns and tortilla, all washed down with unlimited sangria. It’s such a sociable way to eat, tasting lots of different flavours and sharing with friends. Menu items may vary
If Saturday is going to be your big night out in Barcelona, you need to make sure it’s legendary. This city is adored for its beach clubs and trendy ‘underground’ venues, so whatever your taste in music, we’ll find something to keep you up all night. A lot of clubs here offer the works, so you can have dinner, a cocktail on the terrace and then hit the dance floor with your stomach suitably lined and your high-heels intact. Saturday night is going to be busy, so to avoid being turned away, we recommend booking with us in advance. That way everyone is paid up and on the guest list. Door codes will apply, so glam up and make sure you’ve got your ID on you!
Where better to learn the art of making the perfect mojito than in the balmy Spanish city of Barcelona. If you fancy a big night out with a twist, then go for our cocktail and bar crawl experience. Start the fun at your first bar with an expert mixologist who’ll teach you how to muddle, shake and flirt your way to cocktail heaven. Of course, tasting is essential to the process! Then enjoy a free shot in every bar on the crawl, before ending up in one of Barcelona’s iconic beachside nightclubs. If that’s not enough, we’ll throw in VIP entry to make sure the evening feels really special.
What better way to kick off your hen weekend in Barcelona than with a cute lad guiding you round the city's hottest bars? This is a great activity for your first night because we’ll take care of where you go and when. Your hombre for the night will take you to at least three city-centre bars, and the first cocktail or house drink is on us - plus there are four shots with your names on them to enjoy over the course of the evening. Barcelona barmen mix a mean mojito, so it’s a good opportunity to find out whose is the best, and grill your guide for tips on going out in the city. The crawl ends at a beachside nightclub where you’ll be escorted straight to the VIP entrance, so no hanging around in queues for you.
Barcelona has such a rich foodie culture and history, so why not make the most of it and let us organise a spectacular tapas meal for the party? You don’t need to worry about scanning the guidebook for restaurants, we’ve been doing this for years and can get you a reservation in a buzzing city-centre restaurant, no matter how big your group. Perfect if you love tapas or a brilliant first introduction, let the sangria flow Catalan style as your table is filled with Spanish delicacies to suit all taste buds. You’ll receive generous portions, at least nine different types of tapas and unlimited sangria or soft drinks.
A big night out in Barcelona is absolutely essential. But you don’t want to be wandering around the evening trying to find the right club, or being stuck in queues, so leave it to Hen Heaven and we’ll set you up with entry to one of the best fiestas in town! The club really roll out the red carpet for your VIP experience. As well as enjoying queue jump you’ll also be enjoying your own reserved area. Here you can dance, sing or just chill out with your girls. It takes the stress out of planning a big night out in this big city and lets you feel truly special. Barcelona has a legendary nightlife and with this fantastic activity you can become part of it for a hen do with some real Spanish style!
Barcelona is one of Spain’s most glamorous and special cities. As well as being the perfect location for shopping sprees, nibbling on tapas and enjoying the odd cava or three, the Catalan capital is also home to some of the most famous and popular nightclubs in Europe. We've done our research, so you and your fellow hens will be going to one of the best clubs in the city. This is the perfect opportunity to celebrate this special time in the bride-to-be's life and indulge in some wild and vibrant nightlife! You and your closest friends will celebrate in style at one of the hottest nightclubs in town. And we’ll have put your names down on the guest list, too, so all you need is to glam up and bring your party attitude along.
Feel the rhythm, feel the beat and let your heart guide you across the dance floor of an authentic salsa club in Barcelona. It could be the lusty Latin vibes, or simply the potent mojito they handed you at the door, but it’s impossible not to get caught up in this sensual, energetic dance. We’ve discovered over the years that booking a salsa lesson for your hen weekend is a really nice way to bring the hens together, especially if you’ve got newbies in the group. We’ll take you to a private venue, treat you to a free cocktail and then let our expert salsa instructor teach you the core moves behind this exotic dance. Now you’re ready to enjoy free entry into a salsa club and dance the night away!
Dinner reservations might be the last thing on your mind right now, but when you arrive in Barcelona for your hen weekend, you’re going to want as much taken care of as possible. Finding a table for a large group can be tricky at the best of times, but don't worry, we’ve become experts on the Barcelona restaurant scene and can reserve a table for your indulgent meal out. You'll kick off with a selection of gourmet tapas to share, before moving on to light entrees such as chicken skewers. Then it's time to move on to the main event: a meat, fish or veggie option with sides. Then you'll choose a dessert and round off with a cheese platter and coffee. The first round of drinks is included from a choice of wine, sangria, beer and soft drinks. We recommend booking this for your first night for some quality time with your girls before the mayhem begins. All specific food requirements can be catered for.