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
Forum Building, Barcelona
Edifici Fòrum is a large triangular structure that was built in 2004 as a multi-functional exhibition hall. The construction of the Forum spurred the development of a new neighborhood, the Diagonal Mar.
Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya, Barcelona
The MNAC is Barcelona's most important museum with collections covering art from Romanesque to modern. The collection is housed in the monumental Palau Nacional.
Parc Güell, Barcelona
This unconventional park is one of Gaudí's most famous works and a must for any visitor to Barcelona. The park is a UNESCO world heritage site since 1984.
Gothic Quarter, Barcelona
Barcelona enjoyed its heyday during the 13th and 14th centuries, when numerous Gothic churches and palaces were built, many of which are now part of the Gothic Quarter, a neighborhood with a high concentration of historical buildings.

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
$65.23
The Great Gaudi FAMILY Tour, Barcelona
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
From USD
$575.20



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