Top 10 Places to visit in Barcelona
Top 10 Places to visit in Barcelona

1. Sagrada Família

The Basilica Sagrada Familia is Barcelona’s most famous landmark and one of the city’s most impressive sights. Sagrada Família is part of a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Distance from airport: 17.5 KM
Opening hours: 9am to 6pm Nov to Feb / March 9am to 7pm / Apr to Sept 9am to 8pm / Oct 9m to 7pm / Dec 25, 26, Jan 1 & 6 / 9am to 2pm
Best time to visit: May to October
Entry fee: 29 euro / Senior 22 euro / under 30 year old 27 euro audio guided tour
Photography: Professional photo equipment is not allowed


2. Park Güell

Park Güell is an iconic space in the city of Barcelona, declared UNESCO World Heritage Site. The Park Güell is a public park system composed of gardens and architectonic elements.

Distance from airport: 18.5 KM
Opening hours: Jan to March 8:30 to 6:30 / Apr to Aug 8 to 9:30 / Aug to Oct 8 to 8:30 / Oct to Dec 8:30 to 6:30
Best time to visit: All year
Entry fee: 8.50 Euro / Children 7 to 12 year old 6 Euro / Senior 6 Euro
Photography: Not allowed for professional or commercial purposes


3. La Barceloneta beach

La Barceloneta is known for its sandy beach & its many restaurants and nightclubs along the boardwalk.

Distance from airport: 17.7 KM
Opening hours: Throughout the day & Evening
Best time to visit: All year
Entry fee: Free
Water sport: Available


4. Plaça de Catalunya

Plaça de Catalunya is one of the most beautiful squares in Barcelona. It is Barcelona’s most central area and a favorite meeting place for locals and visitors.

Distance from airport: 15 KM
Opening hours: Throughout the day & Evening
Best time to visit: All year
Entry fee: Free
Photography: Allowed


5. Montjuic Castle

17th-century hilltop fortress & former prison, housing a military museum with impressive city views.

Distance from airport: 15.7 KM
Opening hours: Oct to March, – Mon to Sun 10AM to 6PM / Apr to Sept – Mon to Sun 10AM to 8PM
Best time to visit: Throughout the year
Entry fee: 5 Euro
Photography: Allowed


6. Aquarium Barcelona

Barcelona Aquarium has 35 aquariums which house 11000 marine animals. representing 450 species. It is the largest Mediterranean-themed aquarium in the world.

Distance from airport: 16.4 KM
Opening hours: Mon to Fri 10am to 7:30pm / Sat, Sun 10am to 8pm
Best time to visit: All year
Entry fee: Adult 20 euro / 5 to 10 year old 15 euro / 3 to 5 year old 7 euro
Photography: No flash photography allowed


7. FC Barcelona Museum

There are three separate sections, 1’st sections collection of photos, documents and trophies. 2’nd section private art collection. 3’rd section football memorabilia. FC Barcelona Museum is one of the famous tourist destination in Barcelona.

Distance from airport: 14 KM
Opening hours: 10.30am to 2.30pm / 6.45pm to 8.45pm Daily
Best time to visit: All year
Entry fee: Adult 25 euro / senior 20 euro / 6 to 13 years 20 Euro
Photography: Allowed


8. parc de la ciutadella

The Parc de la Ciutadella is very idyllic the greenest oasis in the megacity of Barcelona. The park’s small lake is a popular spot where you can hire a rowing boat. there are several museums in the park and the zoo is always a popular attraction.

Distance from airport: 16.4 KM
Opening hours: 23 March to 22 Sept 10am to 8pm / 23 Sept to 22 March 10am to 6 pm
Best time to visit: All year
Entry fee: Free only for park
Photography: Allowed


9. Temple Expiatori del Sagrat Cor

The Temple Expiatori del Sagrat Cor is a Roman Catholic church. Hilltop 20th-century church by Catalan architect Sagnier, with huge bronze Sacred Heart statue.

Distance from airport: 21.8 KM
Opening hours: 11 AM to 6 PM
Best time to visit: All year
Entry fee: Free / elevator to the top is 3 Euros.
Photography: Only permitted area


10. La Rambla

La Rambla is a street in central Barcelona, La Ramblas is a popular tourist attraction in the city, It’s a nice street for shopping souvenirs and snacks.

Distance from airport: 16.9 KM
Opening hours: Throughout the day & Evening
Best time to visit: All year
Entry fee: Free
Photography: Allowed

 

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