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
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.
Parc de la Ciutadella, Barcelona
Barcelona's centrally located Parc de la Ciutadella was created at the end of the 19th century, replacing a large citadel. It is home to a zoo, museums and the Catalan Parliament.
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.
Santa Maria del Pi, Barcelona
The Santa Maria del Pi is a fourteenth-century church in Catalan Gothic style. It has a magnificent, twelve-sided rose window, thought to be one of the largest in the world.

Random Barcelona Tours & Activities
Private Barcelona Like a Local Tour, Barcelona
  • Average Rating:4.0/5 stars
  • Duration: 3 hours
From USD
$16.17



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