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
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.
Barcelona Fish, Barcelona
Locally known as Peix, the Barcelona Fish is one of the city's most eye catching pieces of public art. The sculpture was designed by the renowned architect Frank O. Gehry.
Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya, Barcelona
The MNAC is Barcelona's most important museum with collections covering art from Romanesque to modern. The collection is housed in the monumental Palau Nacional.
Plaça de Catalunya, Barcelona
The Plaça de Catalunya is Barcelona's busiest square, located between the old city and the modernist Eixample district. It is also the start of the Rambla, the city's famous boulevard.

Random Barcelona Tours & Activities
Windsurfing Lesson in Barcelona, Barcelona
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
From USD
$63.79
FC Barcelona Football Stadium Tour and Museum Tickets, Barcelona
  • Average Rating:4.5/5 stars
  • Duration: 90 minutes
From USD
$30.32



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