barcelona
Country : Spain
Currency : Euro (EUR)
Language : Catalan, Spanish
Population
City: 1 615 908 ( 2008)
Metro: 4 440 629 (2008)
Time
Zone: Central European Time (CET)
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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
La Seu Cathedral, Barcelona
Barcelona's Cathedral is located in the heart of the Barri Gòtic, the gothic district. The cathedral was mainly built between 1298 and 1460. The gothic façade was completed at the end of the 19th century.
Plaça d'Espanya, Barcelona
The Plaça d'Espanya is a large square located at the foot of the Monjuïc hill. From here you can walk up the hill to the Palau National along the cascade of waterfalls.
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.
National Palace, Barcelona
The Palau Nacional is a grand building on the Montjuïc Hill built for the 1929 International Exhibition. It is home to the National Art Museum of Catalonia.

Random Barcelona Tours & Activities
Iberian Ham–Tasting Experience in Barcelona, Barcelona
  • Average Rating:4.5/5 stars
  • Duration: 60 minutes
From USD
$21.66
Skip the Line: Barcelona Palau de la Música Catalana Tour, Barcelona
  • Average Rating:5.0/5 stars
  • Duration: 60 minutes
From USD
$20.52
Private Montserrat, Gaudi and Modernism Day Trip from Barcelona, Barcelona
  • Average Rating:4.5/5 stars
  • Duration: 8 hours 30 minutes
From USD
$125.38



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