barcelona
Country : Spain
Currency : Euro (EUR)
Language : Catalan, Spanish
Population
City: 1 620 943 ( 2012)
Metro: 4 891 249 (2014)
Time
Zone: Central European Time (CET)
Barcelona
closeBarcelona, the capital of Catalonia, is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Europe. The city combines modern and historic architecture in a unique way.
The modernist movement of which Gaudí was the most prominent exponent left its mark on the city with magnificent buildings like the Sagrada Familia, Casa Milà and Casa Batlló.
Random Barcelona Highlights
Rambla, Barcelona
The Rambla is Barcelona's most famous street, always crowded with both locals and tourists. The partly pedestrianized boulevard connects the Plaça de Catalunya with Port Vell.
Columbus Monument, Barcelona
The Monument a Colom or Columbus Monument is a 60m tall column built in 1888 in honor of the famous explorer who arrived in Barcelona after his discovery of America.
Casa Batlló, Barcelona
The colorful Casa Batlló, a remodeled 19th century building, is one of Gaudí's many masterpieces in Barcelona. Its unique modernist interior is as fascinating as its surreal exterior.
Tibidabo, Barcelona
Tibidabo is the highest point in the city of Barcelona. Its top is crowned with the church of the Sacred Heart, but the big draw here is the Parc d'Attractions, a historic funfair.

Random Barcelona Tours & Activities
Montserrat Royal Basilica Half-Day Trip from Barcelona, Barcelona
  • Average Rating:4.0/5 stars
  • Duration: 5 hours 30 minutes
From USD
$67.03
Barcelona Half-Day Bike Tour, Barcelona
  • Average Rating:5.0/5 stars
  • Duration: 4 hours
From USD
$31.69
Parasailing Experience in Barcelona, Barcelona
  • Average Rating:5.0/5 stars
  • Duration: 15 minutes
From USD
$73.12



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