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
Magic Fountain, Barcelona
The Magic fountain was built for the 1929 Universal Exhibition as part of a large series of cascades and fountains. During summer evenings, this large fountain is animated with colored light.
Mercat de la Boquería, Barcelona
The Mercat de la Boqueria is the most popular of the many food markets in Barcelona. The market's iron and glass hall was built in the early 20th 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.
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.

Random Barcelona Tours & Activities
Private Tour: Barcelona Full-Day Sightseeing Tour, Barcelona
  • Average Rating:5.0/5 stars
  • Duration: 8 hours
From USD
$226.96
Barcelona High-Speed RIB Boat Cruise, Barcelona
  • Duration: 60 minutes
From USD
$51.71
Hot Air Balloon Flight over Catalonia, Barcelona
  • Average Rating:5.0/5 stars
  • Duration: 5 hours
From USD
$195.36
Barcelona Independent Scooter Tour and Rental, Barcelona
  • Average Rating:3.0/5 stars
  • Duration: Varies
From USD
$35.62



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