One day in Barcelona
9:30 We head to Passeig de Gràcia, one of the busiest and most popular streets in Barcelona, where you'll feast your eyes on incredible modernist buildings such as La Pedrera and Casa Batlló. Plan your visit to any of the modernist buildings, we'll find and print your tickets at reception!
Enjoy the walk and the mix of unique architecture, luxury shops, bars and restaurants until you reach the emblematic Plaza Catalunya.
14:30 With our stomachs full, we take the Bus Turistic route from the Sagrada Familia stop to go to Park Güell, an emblematic work by Antoni Gaudí, a space full of gardens and architectural elements located in the upper part of the city, it is the most famous park in Barcelona!
It is a magical and peculiar place that always surprises its visitors. A day trip to Barcelona would never be complete without a stroll through Park Güell. The best views of the city can be had from the Calvario monument and the Plaza de la Naturaleza. Entrance to the monumental area is charged and there are long queues, so we recommend you buy your tickets in advance - always ask at reception, we can arrange it and print them out!
17:00 We will go from the Modernist Route to the Olympic Route; from Camp Nou we will take the tourist bus two more stops to change to the red line. You will be able to see Plaza España, one of the most important convergence points of the city with its imposing Venetian towers built for the Universal Exhibition of 1929.
At the top of the mountain of Montjuïc you will find Montjuic Castle. The privileged location allows you to enjoy unbeatable views over Barcelona and its surroundings. The terrace of the parade ground becomes a 360º viewpoint with views over the city, the port, the Mediterranean, the coast of Barcelona and the Baix Llobregat. After this tour you can take the bus back to the statue of Columbus.
19:00 From the Colom-Paseo Marítimo stop, walk along the central promenade of Las Ramblas, where you can enjoy the flower stalls and street performers. Just a few minutes away are the terraces of Plaça Reial, where you'll find a wide range of Mediterranean cuisine and can enjoy a fantastic aperitif or a traditional dinner. If you fancy dinner, we recommend the restaurant Les Quinze Nits for a traditional paella or the best Catalan food.
20:15 It's time to walk to La Rambla, 35 where you will find the Tablao Flamenco Cordobés; outstanding for its decoration inspired by the Nazarí art and its wonderful flamenco show. You can have a glass of cava, sangria or wine and enjoy the show peacefully, from reception we will help you choose the most suitable option for you to enjoy the whole experience!
21:30 This show will give you the energy you need to visit part of Barcelona's Gothic Quarter. The oldest part of the city and historic centre, it has small medieval alleyways, and you'll find trendy bars. On the way to the Pont del Bisbe, one of the most recognisable images of Barcelona, you'll also see the Ajuntament and Plaça Sant Jaume.
The majestic Barcelona Cathedral is just two minutes away.
22:30 It is time to return to your home in Barcelona, our Gracia Garden Boutique Hotel, to rest after a day enjoying and touring the wonderful city of Barcelona. You can walk back, take the metro or the V17 bus.
We look forward to hearing what you liked the most!