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
Plaça del Rei, Barcelona
The Plaça del Rei is a historic square in the Gothic Quarter of Barcelona. It is bordered by the Palau Reial Major, once the seat of the counts of Barcelona and kings of Aragon.
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.
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.
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.

Random Barcelona Tours & Activities
Girona, Figueres and Dali Museum Day Trip from Barcelona, Barcelona
  • Average Rating:4.5/5 stars
  • Duration: 11 hours 30 minutes
From USD
$83.26
Barcelona Modernism and Gaudi Walking Tour , Barcelona
  • Average Rating:4.5/5 stars
  • Duration: 2 hours
From USD
$18.25
Windsurfing Lesson in Barcelona, Barcelona
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
From USD
$55.89
Barcelona Transfer: Central Barcelona to Cruise Port, Barcelona
  • Average Rating:4.5/5 stars
  • Duration: 30 minutes
From USD
$18.06



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