Barcelona, Spain Travel Guide Last Updated: Dec 2021

Now one of Europe’s most popular cities, Barcelona should be high on your list if you are going to be anywhere in the area. The architecture is unlike anywhere else in the world, and the dining and nightlife scenes are among the best in Europe as well.

Why Visit Barcelona

Barcelona Facts

Population 1,700,000
Area 4,200,000
Timezone UTC+1
Currency Euro
Airports Barcelona Airport (BCN)

Things To Do In Barcelona

WHERE TO EAT AND DRINK IN Barcelona

Budget breakfastIn Spain people generally eat light in the morning. Many hotels serve a continental breakfast included with the room.$3.42 - $6.32
Budget lunchThere are fast-food options for a bit less, and plenty of casual dining places in this range.$5.79 - $9.47
Budget dinnerRestaurants come in all price ranges, and budget dining options are rarely far away.$9.21 - $15.79
Beer (pint)Casual pubs are easy to find in the tourist areas. Drinks at nightclubs will cost more.$2.89 - $4.74
Table wine (glass)Inexpensive local wines can be a great bargain in Spain. $1.32 - $3.16
Beer (bottle, retail)Obviously it's cheaper to drink with your own supply.$1.05 - $1.37
Baguette from bakery or marketSelf-catering meals can be cheap and tasty in Barcelona.$0.74 - $1.05
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BEST TOURS in Barcelona

WHEN TO VISIT Barcelona

TEMPERATURE AND RAINFALL

Month High F Low F Precipitations(INCH)
January56401.6
February58421.1
March61441.7
April64471.9
May69542.3
June76601.7
July82650.8
August82672.4
September78623.4
October71553.6
November63472.3
December58422.0

Barcelona WEATHER ADVICE

SUNRISE AND SUNSET

21 Mar6:54am7:05pm
21 Jun6:19am9:28pm
21 Sep7:38am7:51pm
21 Dec8:14am5:25pm

Where to stay in Barcelona

Barcelona Hotel Seasons

Barcelona Hotel Prices

Rating Price(USD)
starstarstarstarstar16.84 - 52.63
starstarstarstarstar23.16 - 84.21
starstarstarstarstar38.95 - 885.26
starstarstarstarstar51.58 - 278.95
starstarstarstarstar121.05 - 402.11
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Barcelona Hostel Prices

Type Price(USD)
Hostel Bed12.63 - 34.74

Getting to Barcelona

GETTING AROUND Barcelona

Barcelona TRANSPORT PRICES

Type Price(USD)
Taxi from airport to city center34.74 - 46.32
Aerobús from airport to city center6.21
Train+public bus from airport to city center6.68
3km taxi ride in Barcelona7.37 - 10.53
Metro ride in Barcelona2.47
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WHERE TO GO BEFORE AND AFTER