Barcelona

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Updated, Aug 2020

City

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

Getting in
Barcelona El Prat Airport
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
 

Barcelona Sants
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.

Getting around

Public Transport
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.

Barcelona Sants



See & Do

La Sagrada Família: 
church | opening hours: nov-feb 9 am to 6 pm, apr-sep 9 am to 8 pm, mar & oct 9 am to 7 pm, tickets: Basic: €20, with audio guide : €26, Free for children under 11Visit websitephone: +34 932 080 414email: [email protected],  address: Carrer Mallorca, 401, Barcelona 08013

La Rambla: 
famous street

Park Güell: 
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

Gothic Quarter:
Neighbourhood

Arc de Triomf:
monument | open Area

Casa Milà:
architecture – building | tickets: General:€24, Child(7-12):€12

Casa Batlló:
architecture – museum | tickets: General:€25, Reduced:€22

Cathedral of Barcelona:
church

Mirador de Colom:
monument – Column

Montjuïc Castle:
castle

Güell Palace:
palace

Mercado de La Boqueria:
market

Plaça de Catalunya:
public plaza

Temple of the Sacred Heart of Jesus:
church

Tibidabo:
mountain peak

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

Picasso Museum
museum | tickets; General:€12, Reduced:€7

L’Aquàrium de Barcelona
aquarium | tickets: General:€21, Child:€16/8

Barcelona Zoo
zoo | tickets: General:€21,40, Child(3-12):€12,95

Barceloneta Beach
beach

Ciutadella Park
Park

Barcelona




Activities
 

Nearby Places

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

Barcelona beaches



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