Welcome to Barcelona!
Barcelona has the dynamic and open personality so typical of Mediterranean cities. It is the perfect city to relax in, stroll around and enjoy. Barcelona has its own way of life which makes it unique. Come and experience it for yourself.
History of Barcelona
The cradle of many cultures and a witness to major transformations, Barcelona has a fascinating history. Find out more about it!
The sea breezes mean that Barcelona enjoys a pleasant climate. Find out for yourself!
There are two official languages in Catalonia: Catalan and Spanish, and there are more and more people in the region who understand and speak English. You’re sure to get by.
Long hours to shop and eat… and to work! Get an insight into the way people live in Barcelona.
Without barriers: 95% of the city centre is now adapted for people with disabilities.
Studying in Barcelona
Eight universities to study in and a whole world to explore. Get the lowdown on one of Europe’s most sought-after academic destinations.
Let Barcelona take care of you. Discover the city’s wide range of cutting-edge medical centres which are pioneers in many disciplines and enjoy great international prestige.
City of artists
The Barcelona Turisme Creatiu initiative provides an excellent showcase for raising awareness and promoting projects by artists from all the corners of the world.
Families, couples, globetrotters and businesspeople… You'll feel right at home at any of Barcelona's 300 hotels, whatever your budget or the reason for your visit.
The Catalan capital is also a culinary capital: prestigious chefs serve up our traditional cuisine and the flavours from around the world. Can you decide on one?
Tourist brochures to discover the places of interest, the museums, the cultural activities and the best suggestions for visiting the city.
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Barcelona offers you very interesting options for every period of the year. Here are a few suggestions:
- The Gaudí’s masterpiece
- Boat rides around Barcelona harbour
- Wine and cava near Barcelona
- Classical guitar at the Museus de la Música
Make the most of the winter sunshine and take a stroll along Barcelona’s beaches and through its parks. Discover the seasonal cuisine or take a short trip out of town. Do you want more?
- EWEA. 10-13 March 2014
Europe’s premier wind energy annual event.
- Zurich Marató Barcelona. 16 March 2014
The key competition in athletics where amateur runners are the protagonists.
- SITC. 4-6 April 2014
Saló Internacional del Turisme a Catalunya. The biggest range of travel options, services and ideas for your free time.
- 36 Cursa El Corte Inglés. 6 April 2014
One of Barcelona’s most important fun runs.