Barcelona Neighborhoods

La Barceloneta, Montjüic, Las Ramblas...Discover the most representative neighborhoods and areas of Barcelona. Find out what to see in each part of town!

Main neighborhoods in Barcelona

La Barceloneta

The Barceloneta is one of the most dynamic and popular neighborhoods in Barcelona. It is full of magic and history. Discover the best things to see and do.

Port Olímpic Barcelona

The Port Olímpic in Barcelona is one of the most beautiful districts of the city. It was built for the 1992 Summer Olympics.


Montjuïc is a hill in Barcelona and one of the most beautiful parts of the city. It has superb views over Barcelona, houses good museums and a park.

La Rambla

La Rambla (Las Ramblas) is an extremely famous street in central Barcelona. It is packed with terraces, various artistic shows, mimes and flower stands.

Gothic Quarter in Barcelona

Located in the heart of Barcelona, in the Ciutat Vella district, the Gothic Quarter is the oldest and most striking parts of Barcelona.

The 3 most famous squares

Plaça Catalunya

The Plaça Catalunya is one of the most visited places in Barcelona and one of the largest squares in Spain. It measures 30,000 square meters.

Plaça Sant Jaume

The Plaça Sant Jaume has been the administrative and historic center in Barcelona since the Antiquity. It houses the city hall and the Generalitat.

Plaça d’Espanya

Plaça d’Espanya (Plaza de España in Spanish) is one of the main squares in Barcelona. It was built for the 1929 International Exhibition.