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Barcelona offers a wide range of interesting options all year round and opens its doors to everyone. Make the most of the sunshine to go for a stroll and take a dip in the sea on one of the city’s accessible beaches. Experience Gaudí’s nature with your hands, add a sign-language tour or an audiodescribed show to your plans… Do you need any more ideas? You’ll find them with the SEARCH FACILITY or on the SUMMARY for accessible places of interest!

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Llevant Beach

As its name suggests ('llevant' means 'east' in Catalan), this is Barcelona's easternmost beach. It opened in 2006 making it the city's newest beach. Until relatively recently, factories and other facilities almost reached the shoreline but today the beach is another of the seafront recreational spaces used by locals and visitors alike.

Services
Lifeguard and safety, Local Police, beach information point, adapted showers, adapted public toilets, sun loungers, beach umbrellas, bicycle parking areas and Wi-fi..

Sports, sailing and other activities
Beach volleyball.

General details


Address: Av. Litoral, 114 (08005). Barcelona
Phone: 932 210 348
Web site: www.bcn.cat/platges
Opening time: A consultar.

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Accessibility details


All city beaches, which spread along more than 4.5 kilometers, are barrier-free areas.

Besides, the Barceloneta and Nova Icària beaches, as well as the bathing Fòrum area, offer assisted bathing service for disabled people who can not access water independently.
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Llevant Beach offers the following amenities:

Reserved parking bays for people with reduced mobility
Wooden walkway to the water’s edge
Side platforms for wheelchairs
Preferential zone for disabled bathers
Changing room and adapted toilet
Umbrellas and long chairs rental
Shower cubicles with seat

Last update: 03/06/2015

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