Playa de La Barceloneta, Barcelona

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Beach · Nature / Park
Spend time relaxing on the sandy expanse of Playa de La Barceloneta. This bustling beach is a favorite among tourists and locals alike, famed for its fiesta atmosphere. Build a sandcastle, dip your toes in the Mediterranean Sea, or sunbathe. If you’re feeling active, join in a game of beach volleyball or table tennis. Look for the modern art on display: the “Homenatge a la Barceloneta” monument and “Peix d’Or” sculptures. Once you’ve worked up an appetite, sample the catch of the day at one of many seafood restaurants located on the boardwalk. Discover how to plan a Barcelona trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.
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  • Depending on the time/month you are visiting, but usually is super crowded with people and a little dirty as everyone leaves their rubbish. If you want to go for sunbath is perfect as there are also.....  more »
  • Fantastic clean beach, lots of activities like windsurfing, kayaking, paddle boarding. The boardwalk is great for scooters, cycling and any other kind of transport. Very touristy but a great fun...  more »
  • Beautiful even during rainy day
  • Clean, calm and the sand doesn't stick in all places. I went pretty early in the morning to avoid the crowds. Warm water and public toilets all over.

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