- By Kevin
- On Sep 18, 2017
- Travel Tips
There are so many things to do in Barcelona. Cafes and bars line the streets and the city is overflowing with history and culture. Best things to do & activity in Barcelona:
The stunning buildings of Antoni Gaudi are easy to visit and there are many lovely places to eat. If you are on a city break and don’t have much time, take a bus tour or a stroll around the shops and visit one of the popular attractions and go sightseeing.
Things To Do In Barcelona ~ Barcelona Concerts, Shows etc
Spain is famous for the amazing week long festivals and Barcelona has some of the best!
La Mercè in September is the biggest and most exciting festival of the year.
There are many more so plan your trip to coincide with one of these amazing festivals and you won’t regret it.
Fabulous Barcelona Beaches
The city of Barcelona has 5 km of beaches and they are surrounded by cafes, bars, restaurants and everything you would expect from this lovely city. You can have the best of both worlds and enjoy the city of Barcelona whilst staying at a beach-side hotel.
Hire A Bike & Enjoy the Sites
There are so many things to to in Barcelona and if your hire a bike you can easily see them all. It’s so easy to do and as well as keeping fit it’s the quickest way to get around town. There are many places to hire a bike and also many bicycle lanes, so it’s safe and easy to get around in the city or by the sea.
Visit Montjuic Park
Fun things to do in Barcelona include taking the cable car to lovely Montjuïc . This area of the city is very beautiful with lots of places to visit. You can also see where the 1992 Olympic Games were held.
Be sure not to miss the amazing Font Màgica (magic fountain) which is just below the Palau Nacional on Montjuic. This is one of the most popular attractions and one of the top things to do in Barcelona.
Parc de la Ciutadella (City Park)
Parc de la Ciutadella occupies an area which once known as La Ribera. In 1888 the area was home to Barcelona’s Universal Exhibition and it’s now the local city park. At the end of the park is Barcelona Zoo which has an entrance inside leading to Vila Olimpica and Barceloneta.