Known for its winding streets and hidden squares steeped in history, El Barri Gòtic is ideal for an historic walk followed by a rest at one of the many trendy bars or cafes. A trip through this colorful neighborhood is a trip through time, as this old city center is still largely intact, retaining much of its labyrinthine medieval street plan, with a multitude of small streets opening into bustling squares. Most of the quarter is closed to regular traffic, though service vehicles and taxis are allowed to pass through. Many of the landmark buildings located here date from the Middle Ages, with several sites harking back to the Roman times. El Cali, the medieval Jewish quarter, is also located within this area. Use our Barcelona trip itinerary maker app to add El Barri Gòtic and other attractions to your Barcelona vacation plans.
Plan your trip to Barcelona
Get a personalized tripA complete day by day itinerary
based on your preferences
Customize itRefine your trip. We'll find the
best routes and schedules
Book itChoose from the best hotels
and activities. Up to 50% off
Manage itEverything in one place.
Everyone on the same page.
Popular things to do in Barcelona
Kid-friendly things to do in Barcelona
Museums in Barcelona
Hidden gems in Barcelona
Side trips from Barcelona
Nearby attractions in Barcelona
Trips to El Barri Gòtic by other users
7 days in Barcelona BY A USER FROM UKRAINE Corkland Basilica of the Sagrada Familia Casa Batllo 5 days in Barcelona BY A USER FROM ITALY La Barceloneta El Born Museu d'Història de Barcelona MUHBA 6 days in Barcelona BY A USER FROM JAPAN L'Eixample District Casa Mila - La Pedrera Casa Batllo 60 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Lisbon Madrid Barcelona 7 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Barcelona Rome Venice 13 days in Italy, Portugal & Spain BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Rome Lisbon Barcelona