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
Arenas de Barcelona, Barcelona
In 2011 the Arenas de Barcelona, originally built in 1900 as a bullring, was converted into a modern shopping and recreational complex. Its rooftop terrace offers great views over the area.
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.
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.
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.

Random Barcelona Tours & Activities
Private Montserrat, Gaudi and Modernism Day Trip from Barcelona, Barcelona
  • Average Rating:4.5/5 stars
  • Duration: 8 hours 30 minutes
From USD
$154.26
Barcelona Airport Private Departure Transfer, Barcelona
  • Average Rating:4.5/5 stars
  • Duration: 30 minutes
From USD
$22.20
Barcelona City and Coast Helicopter Tour, Barcelona
  • Average Rating:4.5/5 stars
  • Duration: 12 minutes
From USD
$133.22



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