Tourist Attractions in Barcelona

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Barcelona is known for number of tourist attractions and this article will guide you through some of the popular attractions in Barcelona.

Casa Batllo:

Casa Batllo is a very famous place situated in Eixample district of Barcelona. This building is also known as “House of Bones” and it was built in the year 1877. This building was re-established by Josep Maria and Antoni Gaudi during 1905 to 1907. Casa Batllo is known to be one of the beautiful buildings in Barcelona because of its modern style of architecture. The building is constructed to symbolize Dragon and the chimneys in the building are designed to reflect the spine of the dragon.

Casa Mila:

Casa Mila is also situated in the Eixample district and known for its Gaudi work in Barcelona. This impressive building is declared as World Heritage by UNESCO for its unique design and architecture. The apartments in the building are decorated in Deco style.

La Sagrada Familia:

This building is known for its architect named La Sagrada Familia. Barcelona has many attractions for tourists and this is one such building. This building is very famous among the tourists and known as to be one of the majority visited building in Barcelona.

There are three front doors of the building and these paths represent Hope, Faith and Charity. There are eighteen towers in the building including Jesus and Virgin Mary.

Parc Guell:

This park is among the must visited places of Barcelona. The park is another great work on Antoni Gaudi and known for its site scenes. You can watch the splendid views of the city from this park.

Montserrat is known to be modern and famous tourist attraction in Barcelona. There are number of famous places in the area to visit including the Royal Church and plenty of Cultural Heritage. Montserrat is a small village and if you walk along the village, you will find a number of charming places like Craggy Mountain.

Las Ramblas:

Las Ramblas is the highlight of Barcelona and once you will land in the city then your first priority will be to visit Las Ramblas. This is a tree lined street which is located in the middle of Barcelona and it covers an area of two kilometer and this street has five different sections. This place has everything for visitor’s entertainment ferienhaus spanien including restaurants, shops, hotels and bars.

Magic Fountain:

This fountain is situated at Montjuic’ Foot and known for its musical fountain dance. The show begins after every 30 minutes and it is located in the front of museum at a walk of few minutes from Placa Espana.

There are many other attractions for tourists as well including Barcelona Cathedral, La Boqueria market, Food places in Barcelona and Barcelona football club.
 

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This article was published on 2011/12/26