Barcelona is a Capital of Catalonia province and one of the biggest city of Spain. It is an ever-growing unique city which makes you comfortable. Its one of the centers of football culture and home of F.C. Barcelona. The city is planned in gridiron pattern but every square has its own beauty. walking and biking in the city are very advisable as its friendly cycle tracks and pathways. landscapes are just highlights along the streets.
Getting In & Around
14 km SW from center, Train: €4.10 ( R2 Nord train only from terminal 2) 20 min journey to Barcelona Sants, Metro: €4.50 (Line 9 Sud), Bus: Aerobus €5.90 single (to Pl. de Catalunya) every 5-10 min. buy online , Taxi: €25 – €30
Central railway station, Connected by Green L3 and Blue L5 line metro (underground) and suburban rails, Shopping and public facilities including bag deposit are available here.
Estacio de Franca
It’s a beautiful old station/terminal very close to beach and Barcelona Zoo. Bus to airport very close from station, bus stop is available but metro station is 5 min walk line L4 Barceloneta station. Restaurants and public facilities available.
Tickets: single ticket €2.15 for one way journey in public transportation. T10 ticket €9.95 for 10 single journeys in public transportation. T-Dia: 24 hrs ticket €8.4 Unlimited use in public transport for 24hrs.
Other options at TMB website
Ticket can be purchased from automatic machines and ticket window or customer desk at stations. Public transport in Barcelona can get little complicated due to its big network and many colors on the map. but overall not difficult to understand. it consists of metro underground network, public city buses, trams and funicular systems.
See & Do
park | opening hours: nov-mid feb: 8:30 am to 5:30 pm, mid feb-mar 8:30 am to 6 pm, apr-sep & oct 8 am to 7:30 pm, may-aug 7:30 am to 8:30 pm, tickets: Adult: €10, Children(7-12), senior(+65): €7, Free for children under 7, Visit website, address: Carrer Olot, 7, 08024 Barcelona
Arc de Triomf:
monument | open Area
architecture – building | tickets: General:€24, Child(7-12):€12
architecture – museum | tickets: General:€25, Reduced:€22
Cathedral of Barcelona:
Mirador de Colom:
monument – Column
Mercado de La Boqueria:
Plaça de Catalunya:
Temple of the Sacred Heart of Jesus:
Torre Glòries/Torre Agbar:
architecture – Building
Museu d’Art Contemporani de Barcelona
museum | tickets: General:€11, Child:Free
Museu Nacional d’Art de Catalunya
museum | tickets: General:€12, Child:Free
museum | tickets; General:€12, Reduced:€7
L’Aquàrium de Barcelona
aquarium | tickets: General:€21, Child:€16/8
zoo | tickets: General:€21,40, Child(3-12):€12,95
Montserrat – 40km
A monastery located little far on the mountain. perfect day break for this 360 view.
Costa Brava – Northeast coast of spain
take a ride from the city and spend a day on any of the beaches along the coastal towns, take a dive in the sea.
The Pyrenees –150km
The Pyrenees are Mountains between France and Spain border north of the city. take a drive out and spend a day in the mountains
Tarragona – 100km
It’s a small beautiful historical town south of the city. a day out exploring its Roman ruins in this coastal city