Top 5 Things to Explore in Barcelona

While travelling to a particular city in a short time, it is obvious, that you wish to make the most of your time, and explore the destination to your heart’s content. Then you feel, that you have explored the destination fully. Surely, it can be a challenge, so it’s all narrowed down to bring out the top things to do in Barcelona with Barcelona holidays.


Barcelona is gigantic, but it is an idyllic city to explore on foot. Just ignore the bus and the metro for a day and enjoy strolling and stopping at places that seem alluring and tempting, even in terms of food. If you enjoy admiring architecture, you are not far from some of the most impressive buildings and parks. Parc de la Cuitadella, Parc de Joan Miro and the Montjuic Castle is all you’ll want to see. While enjoying Barcelona breaks, soak up the panoramic views of the Eixample, the charm of Sant Andreu and spend time in Horta too.

Enjoy Soothing Concert

Live music venues are not only famous, sprawling or loved, but they are extremely crowded. Places such as Apolo and Razzmatazz boast some amazing concert venues. The Gran Teatre del Liceu is a splendours wonder, ornamented with spellbinding carvings, red carpets and gold leafs. The tickets might not be very expensive and it’s totally worth visiting on your cheap Barcelona holidays.

The L’Auditori is another spectacular place with a grand seating capacity of 2,500. The place not only hosts classical concerts, but operas and world music performances as well.

Relish Tapas and Vermouth

Bite into some of the most delectable snacks at the Basque tapasPintxos and Vermouth. The Spanish culture calls for you to eat your food by picking them with toothpicks. As you amuse yourself with cheap city breaks to Barcelona, one of the best places to try them is Euskal Etxea and sample the pie over there.

Ascend the glorious Montjuic

To soak up awe-inspiring views and enjoy a stroll, Mt. Montjuic is the perfect place to be, but it does take lots of leg-stain to get up there. With Barcelona Last Minute City breaks, don’t let that keep you from ascending the mountain. Apart from the breathtaking views and the flourishing surroundings, you will witness buildings from the ancient Olympics and the towering edifice of the Barcelonian telecommunications department. Revel in walking through the Laribal Gardens and the section of Tres Pins nursery.

Drown in the City’s History

While exploring a new city, the historical background acts as a base as well as a topping in introducing the city vividly in terms of its architecture, art and the nature of the people. Being a world-famous city, Barcelona is crammed with heritage, culture and age-old traditions, that allows several travellers all over the world to book cheap holidays to Barcelona.

Get a deep idea of the historical wealth at the Museu d’Historia de Barcelona, where the interesting history is conserved and put on display in a few of the key places of the Museu. Few other important places to learn about the Spanish history and its great leaders, head towards the innovative Born Central Cultural and the heritage shipyards of Museu Maritim.

Marvel at the Magic Fountain

The Font Magica Fountain is truly a ‘must see’ and something that you have not seen before. The magical show of light, water and music is a sight to behold. Built in 1929, stood out as one of the main attractions in Barcelona and a renowned spot in the city. As darkness falls, the splendid show begins, attracting myriad visitors, both local and international, to enjoy cheap city breaks to Barcelona from Holiday Desire.

During summers, the light and water show is open from Thursday to Sunday, whereas, during winters the show happens every Friday and Saturday.

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