Getting to know Barcelona in a few days
If this is your first time visiting the city, begin to discover the most emblematic monuments. If it is not the first time you have visited, you can choose many different routes that will show even more of the city. There are charming corners and unknown places to enable you to discover different places.
I know Barcelona very well, being a guide, an official guide, and being born here. This city is not only the beautiful resort town that visitors see. There is the humanity of the Catalan tradition and is cosmopolitan at the same time, which can only be lost in its concerted streets, walking through its remotest corners, both of a metropolis old and great in the XXI century, eating in high standard restaurants that only those who live there know. In short, there are many Barcelona’s to know.
Gaudi’s Barcelona, visiting his finished work, the expiatory church of the Sagrada Familia, Park Güell, located in the upper part of the city. The house and the house Batlló and the house Milà or “La Pedrera”, located in the most elegant street of Barcelona, which was where the Catalan bourgeoisie in the early twentieth century built their houses, in the style of the era, Modernism.
Today its elegant shops are selected by the wealthiest tourists visiting the city.
Catalunya square, is at the heart of the city, ideal for shopping or to feed the pigeons, where begins the most popular street of Barcelona, ‘The Rambles’. Picturesque environment, artists, flower shops. There is the Boqueria market, a pleasure to visit, and the Great Theatre of Liceu.
The mountains surrounding the city
The Barcelona olympics, in the Oolympic Stadium, where in 1992 the Olympic Games were organized, located on Montjuïc mountain, 180 metres in altitude. Following the visit of Montjuic, we find beautiful gardens, the botanical garden, the Joan Miró Foundation, the MNAC museum, with collections of Gothic and Romanesque art the most important in Europe, sports facilities, theaters, museums: Ethnographic, Van Der Rhoe foundations, art exhibitions… Magic Fountain, which at night offers a magnificent spectacle with the water changing colour to the beat of the music.
The highest mountain surrounding the city, 500 meters high, the Tibidabo where you can visit a neo-Gothic church, named Sagrat Cor, an Attraction Park, the Star Observatory, the communications tower Collserola , the architect Norman Foster, a restaurant… and magnificent scenery.
The Medieval BARCELONA, with Gothic Cathedral, dedicated to Saint Eulàlia, the patron saint of the city, the medieval, the fishermen with their church Santa maria del Mar, the Picasso Museum, other museums, bars, pubs, shops, restaurants, the ZOO …
The Barcelona Olympic Stadium, with the best restaurants, nightclubs, Casino, and five miles of beaches surrounding the city.
Marinas, The Aquarium, ferry terminal to board and go to the Balearic Islands Islands, Sardinia, Civitaveccia.. and boat Cruises, which is the fifth largest tourist port in the world and the first in the Mediterreanean.
Museums, parks, art galleries, specialty shops, street entertainment, fine dining … Sports facilities, bicycle rental … Everything you can find in a modern Mediterranean and European city. Themed Itineraries can be programmed for Art, Architecture, Music, Sport (organizing a visit to see a game at the stadium of FC Barcelona)…
Arrival at Barcelona airport. Transfer and Panoramic City Visit with an official guide, to show the most emblematic places of the city and also help them plan their free time.
The use of a Barcelona Transport Pass, with which everyone can take public transport. Arrival. Dinner at restaurant and lodging.
2nd and 3rd. DAYS: Free to visit the city.
At the appointed time, transfer direction airport for flight home.
Three, four, five days… is not of importance. There are always things to see and to program. In Barcelona there is enough material to make itineraries for a very intense length of time.
Activity level: Apto para todos
Duration Service: 3 days
Price EU - Euro: To consult
Lodging, transport, meals and tickets
Rosa Maria Mayné
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