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BARCELONA TOURIST INFORMATION
Turisme de Barcelona Permanent Information Offices:
- At Plaça de Sant Jaume - Ciutat, 2 (Barcelona City Hall)
Open: Mon-Fri: 9am.-8pm; Sat: 10am.-8pm; Sun. and public holidays: 10am.-2pm.
- At Sants Train station - Pl.Països Catalans. (Hall of the station)
Open: Mon-Fri: 8.00-20.00; Sun: 8.00-14.00. Summer: daily 8.00-20.00
- Fira de Barcelona - Av.Reina María Cristina, s/n
Open while fairs: 10.00-20.00
- On the Ramblas: Ramblas, 115
- At Terminals A and B at the Airport
- Temporary information booths at: Terminal marítima A, Terminal Marítima B, Terminal Marítima Nord, Terminal Marítima Sud
- More on Barcelona Tourist Information offices
- Red Coats - and information booths.
During the tourist season young informants wearing red t-shirts will help you in different points of the city.
- Call Center
Service providing personalised tourist information about Barcelona in several languages, by phone, fax, post and e-mail.
Tel.: 807 117 222 calls from Spain (Price per minute: 0,39 €, VAT inclosed)
Tel.: 34 932 853 834 calls from abroad
E-mail: [email protected]
Open: Mon-Fri: 9am. to 8pm.
- Tourist Information Center of Catalunya:
Palau Robert - P.Grácia, 107
Information on all of Catalunya
The double-decker Barcelona Bus Turístic is the most convenient way to discover the city's most interesting and attractive sights. You can get on and off the bus as many times and for as long as you like at any of the 44 stops. Combine 3 routes with the same ticket -you have five transfer stops- and...let yourself be transported.
There is an informant on board, and an audioguide system in 10 languages. You get a guide in 3 languages and checkbook of discounts for some tourist sights.
Open: all year
Timetables: First departure: 9.00 am from Pl. de Catalunya, last departure depending on season.
On sale at: Turisme de Barcelona information offices, On the bus, in TMB (Metro) Offices
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| This card can be valid for 2 - 3 - 4 or 5 days. |
City card featuring free travel on public transport(metro and city buses of TMB and FGC city and suburban train network, trams, train to the airport and Renfe trains zone 1), discounts at some museums, cultural venues, theatres, leisure facilities, night-clubs, shops, restaurants and entertainments, and free offers at Las Golondrinas, CosmoCaixa, Torre de Collserola, Mirador de Colom and 12 museums.
On sale at: Turisme de Barcelona information offices.
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|Art ticket || Single ticket which allows you to visit the 7 leading centres in Barcelona:CCCB, |
Fundació Antoni Tàpies, Fundació Caixa Catalunya- La Pedrera , Fundació Joan Miró,
Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya (MNAC), Museu d'Art Contemporani de Barcelona (MACBA) and Museu Picasso
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Barcelona Walks Gòthic
Barcelona’s Gothic Quarter links past and present. Discover the charm of its streets, squares, hidden corners and hundreds-year-old buildings with expert guides who will take you, step by step, on a journey through history.
Barcelona Walks Picasso
Discover Picasso’s Barcelona by following in the artist’s footsteps. Find out about the life of this genius through the explanations of professional guides, and discover his work on a visit to the Museu Picasso which honours his talent and is one of the city’s most visited museums.
Barcelona Walks Modernisme
Visit the Quadrat d'Or or Golden Square, in the Eixample district, an exceptional area focus of “modernista” Barcelona at the end of the 19th century. Take a leisurely stroll through this neighbourhood and admire the Catalan art nouveau buildings by architects such as Antoni Gaudí, Domènech i Montaner and Puig i Cadafalch, to name just a few.
Barcelona Walks Gourmet
On this walk you will find out about the history of Barcelona’s cuisine as well as some of its flagship restaurants and food outlets, and sample some of their produce.
| Barcelona Daily Sightseeing Tours || |
Daily tours of the city's landmarks and places of interest, such as Gaudí's architecture and the waterfront including a general sightseeing tour to give you an overall impression of the city. All the tours are in English only and daily departures are guaranteed. Comfortable, air-conditioned buses with a maximum seating capacity of 40. Tours depart from and end in the city centre.
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|Bike tours || |
Guided bike tours of Barcelona, which allow you to discover the city in a relaxing, leisurely fashion, as you cycle through its squares and streets.
Many agencies offer these tours, See which is more convenient for you at Bikes
Cards to use Barcelona public transport for 2, 3, 4, or 5 days. See more info at metro.
Shopping tours with a personal shopper
The personal shopper service is designed to save you time with your shopping, to help you find special shops, give you up-to-the-minute, attractive ideas and assist you with the language. Three different options: cool and exclusive - crafts and beauty- art galleries
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