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
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.
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.
National Palace, Barcelona
The Palau Nacional is a grand building on the Montjuïc Hill built for the 1929 International Exhibition. It is home to the National Art Museum of Catalonia.
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.

Random Barcelona Tours & Activities
Tibidabo Amusement Park Entrance Ticket in Barcelona, Barcelona
  • Average Rating:3.0/5 stars
  • Duration: 12 hours
From USD
$33.44
Cocktail Masterclass with Tapas, Barcelona
  • Duration: 2 hours
From USD
$41.06
13-Day Mediterranean Capitals Guided Tour from Madrid, Barcelona
  • Average Rating:4.0/5 stars
  • Duration: 13 days
From USD
$1747.85



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