Barcelona is a hugely popular spot for tourists all around the world and it has been for many years, the city truly does have a lot to offer with a wide and varying range of different things to do to suit all hobbies and interests, as well as being suitable for different ages, it really is a tourist city that the whole family can enjoy and this article will look at the top 5 things to do in Barcelona.

Sagrada Familia

Perhaps one of the most famous buildings in Europe, visiting here is an absolute must when you come to Barcelona. You will simply be blown away by the breath taking architecture, this unique building designed by Gaudi is a truly unique spectacle unlike any other. A guided tour may be worth paying the extra money for as you can skip long lines and be told a vast amount of extra information about the building and its architect.

Visit Camp Nou

The home of the world famous football team, FC Barcelona, the stadium features impressive high walls and it steeped in the glory and achievements that the team has won over the years. Whether you are lucky enough to be able to go to watch a game there, or you would simply like a tour of the stadium whilst there is no game on, this historic stadium is well worth a visit.

The Theatre

When talking about the top 5 things to do in Barcelona, it is impossible to leave out the glorious Gran Teatre del Liceu, decorated in decadent gold, this is another piece of great architecture, that provides a great setting to watch a concert, providing a truly unique theatrical experience, that can't be replicated anywhere else in the world.


After experiencing the amazing man made architecture that the city has to offer, in order to get back in touch with nature and find yourself immersed in views of splendour and wonder, a climb up Montjuic mountain may be just the experience you desire, it is an extremely peaceful and serene walk up here that can mean you find yourself feeling in touch with nature as you walk up and of course, it is great exercise as well!

Eat and Drink!

The culinary delights of the city are something which you simply can't miss out on. There are a number of fabulous restaurants, with the finest food and wine miney can buy and then there are the hidden gems in the back streets, it truly is a great city for people who enjoy their food. As you would expect, the Tapas here is going to be like nothing you have ever experienced and really is out of this world, as well as this, the restaurants in the city host a good selection of different wines and beers for you to try in order to wash down all of that delicious food.