Discover Barcelona in 3 days

The city of Barcelona, located east of the Iberian Peninsula, it is one of the most populated in Spain and Europe. It has a great cultural richness whose influence has been evident worldwide, starting with its Gaudian architecture until the Olympic Games of 1992 held in the heart of the city.

  1. Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
    Direction: C. from Majorca, 401, 08013 Barcelona
    Contact: 932 080 414
  2. Pedrera-Milá House
    Direction: Passeig de Gràcia, 92, 08008 Barcelona
    Schedule: Every day from 9:00 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. and night visit from 9:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.
    Contact: 932 14 25 76
  3. Casa Batlló
    Direction: Passeig de Gràcia, 43, 08007 Barcelona
    Schedule: Wednesday to Sunday from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
    Contact: 932 16 03 06
  4. Palau de la Música Catalana
    Direction: C / Palau de la Música, 4-6, 08003 Barcelona
    Contact: 932 95 72 00
  5. Arc de Triomphe in Barcelona
    Direction: Passeig de Lluís Companys, 08003 Barcelona
  6. Ciutadella Park
    Direction: Paseo de Picasso, 21, 08003 Barcelona

On our route of 3 days we will have the opportunity to investigate certain enclaves that cannot be completed in 2 days. Our starting point will take place again at the Basilica of the Sagrada Familia (1), un maravilloso templo de culto gaudiano que merece ser la primera visita del viaje.

We continue our way down the wide Avenida Diagonal, until turning down the Paseo de Gracia. First we will meet the Pedrera House- Dear (2), a set of two housing blocks with ramps, and then we will stop at Casa Batlló (3), a building that keeps a dreamlike and marine touch. Ambas son residencias características diseñadas por Gaudí para dos familias de la antigua burguesía y que ahora quedan abiertas al público para nuestro disfrute.

Then, We will leave the Paseo de Gracia and we will take the Carrer de Pau Claris to go straight towards our next destination to the southeast. There we will find the façade of the illustrious Palau de la Música Catalana (4) and we will do a small tour inside. We advise that, off the scheduled route, se eche un vistazo a su programación por si se quiere aprovechar una noche para asistir a un hermoso concierto.

When we get out, we go up the Carrer d´Ortigosa where we will run into the Arc de Triomphe in Barcelona (5), monument that marks the entrance to the emblematic exhibition of the 83.

We cross the Lluís Companys garden and spend the rest of the day visiting the Ciutadella Park (6), where we have several points of interest such as Monumental Waterfall (designed by various architects and sculptors such as Fontesere, Gaudí and Nobas), the Parliament of Catalonia, the Castle of the Three Dragons (Museum of Natural History) and for animal lovers, You can always visit the Barcelona Zoo!

  1. Barcelona's cathedral
    Direction: Pla de la Seu, s/n, 08002 Barcelona
    Schedule: From Monday to Saturday, from 10.00 a 19.45 h (last entry at 19.00 h).
    Contact: 933 42 82 62
  2. Barcelona History Museum MUHBA
    Direction: King's Square, s/n, 08002 Barcelona
    Contact: 932 56 21 00
  3. Basilica of Santa Maria del Mar
    Direction: Plaza de Santa Maria, 1, 08003 Barcelona
    Schedule: Monday to Saturday from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. and from 17 a 20.30 h. Sundays from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. and from 19 a 20.30 h
    Contact: 933 102 390

On the second day we will resume the route from the Palau de la Música Catalana and we will head again along the Via Layetana to continue descending until the roundabout of the Plaza d´Antoni Maura. There we will take the Avenida de la Catedral to arrive and enter the Barcelona's cathedral (1) para conocer la añeja iglesia cristiana.

When we get out, We don't move so much! Right next to it is our next tourist destination, the Museum of History of Barcelona MUHBA (2), donde se preservan las reliquias de esta encantadora ciudad.

Once we finish, Now we can move further east along Carrer de l´Argentería where in a few meters we will find the ancient Basilica of Santa Maria del Mar (3), nuestro último destino histórico del día.

  1. Modernist site of Sant Pau and Hospital de la Santa Creu and Sant Pau
    Direction: Carrer de Sant Antoni Maria Claret, 167, 08025 Barcelona
    Contact: 935 53 78 01
  2. Park Güell
    Direction: Park Güell, 08024 Barcelona

On our last day, we will divert the route to the north, where we will depart from the Basilica of the Sagrada Familia to our first destination. We will have a pleasant walk through Avinguda de Gaudí, until reaching the Modernist enclosure of Sant Pau (1), where there we will spend a good part of the day visiting its perimeter and the old facilities of the Hospital de la Santa Creu y Sant Pau.

From now on we will move towards the northwest area through the Ronda del Guinardó, which in turn connects with Carrer de Travessera de Dalt. After a pleasant tour, we will end our journey in the Park Güell (2), where if you wanted to see more about Gaudí, Here you can take the opportunity to satisfy your hunger for its architecture!