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The Ultimate Barcelona Bucket List


Barcelona is such a fun city with so much to do. Here are some ideas for your Barcelona bucket list:

  • Eat your heart out at La Boqueria market
  • Visit Gaudi’s most iconic landmarks and attractions (including Sagrada Família, Casa Batlló, Casa Milà/La Pedrera, and Parc Güell)
  • Walk La Rambla
  • Explore the Gothic Quarter
  • See la Catedral de Barcelona
  • Go for tapas at Bar Cañete
  • See the Arc de Triomf
  • Take a walk in Parc de la Ciutadella
  • Head to the city’s rooftop bars for incredible views
  • Try hot chocolate and churros at La Nena & Xurrería Manuel San Román
  • Tour the Palau de la Música Catalana/Palace of Catalan Music
  • Plan a beach day at Barceloneta Beach
  • Enjoy a catamaran tour
  • Head to a beach club/bar
  • Try the best croissants in the city at Pastelería Hofmann (my favourite is the croissant with mascarpone)
  • See the famous “The Kiss” mural
  • Visit Montjuic
  • Visit Bunkers del Carmel, the best spot in Barcelona for panoramic city views
  • Plan a day trip to Tibidabo or Girona

La Boqueria is usually my first stop, but what would you do first? Let me know in the comments!

And for more Barcelona tips, check out my Best of Barcelona blog post or visit me on Instagram at @la_wandereuse.