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
Spanish Village, Barcelona
Poble Espanyol is a mock village built for the 1929 International Exhibition. It is now a popular tourist attraction with bars, restaurants and shops. The houses showcase the diversity of Spanish architecture.
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.
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.

Random Barcelona Tours & Activities
Paella Hands-On Cooking Experience in Barcelona, Barcelona
  • Average Rating:5.0/5 stars
  • Duration: 3 hours
From USD
$108.33
Sightseeing Sailboat Tour from Barcelona, Barcelona
  • Average Rating:5.0/5 stars
  • Duration: 2 hours
From USD
$65.00
Iberian Ham–Tasting Experience in Barcelona, Barcelona
  • Average Rating:4.5/5 stars
  • Duration: 60 minutes
From USD
$20.58



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