Famous for: History and Culture, Nightlife, Architecture, Town Squares
Gothic Quarter is one of the most famous landmarks in Barcelona, engaging the travelers in beautiful views of the antique buildings, magnificent structures and narrow streets. The fusion of old and new is remarkable here.
When to visit:
january - december
10:00 - 21:00 Everyday
Gothic Quarter is a Roman Village in Barcelona, this village still has remnants of its past. The meeting of old buildings with new buildings in this area is interesting.
Highlight of this area is the antique aspect of its buildings, narrow streets, peaceful squares and touristy restaurants and bars. The nightlife specially is lively, you will always find somewhere to have a drink or dance.
Attractions here are: - Gothic Cathedral - Bisbe Irurita Street - Church of Santa Maria del Pi - Sant Jaume Square - Plaça del Rei (King’s Square) - Plaça Reial (Royal Square)
How to Reach
The Gothic Quarter is located in the area between La Rambla and Via Laietana, and from the seafront.
Metro: Line 3, Liceu station or Line 4, Jaume I Station.