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Ciutat Vella, Barcelona

#5 of 13 in Neighborhoods in Barcelona
Neighborhood · Hidden Gem · Other
See the biggest collection of Gothic houses in Barcelona on Carrer Montcada in Ciutat Vella. Walk through the neighborhood’s narrow streets and squares, appreciating the intricate architecture of the old buildings. Take one of the many guided tours available or amble through at your own pace. Kick things up a notch on Las Ramblas, which passes through this neighborhood, and is possibly Barcelona’s liveliest and most colorful street. This area is packed with restaurants, cafes, and bars; stop in for a drink and some tapas. To find out how to plan a trip to Barcelona, use our trip itinerary maker.
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  • One of the best looking old towns in Europe in my opinion! Every street is so picturesque that every photo taken here comes out looking like a professional took it.  more »
  • Sit and relax or stroll away from all cares and stresses of the City. A charming central Park close to Estacio de Franca station, Arc de Triomphe.  more »

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