Barcelona is one of the few places in Europe where you can experience the two most beautiful things that a place has to offer – beautiful town and tradition and the most beautiful sandy beaches that you have ever seen.
This city it’s exactly listed on the following destinations that you will like to visit. Don’t miss these incredible beaches:
- If you want a lot of people: Barceloneta Beach
One of the most famous beaches in Barcelona where you can easily reach by public transport making it a great place for a quick escape from the city heat. Drink a cocktail in “Frank’s” in “Hotel Arts Barcelona” and enjoy the beautiful view of a famous sculpture in the form of fish by Frank Gehry.
2. If you want an urban escape: Bogatell Beach
A place that is primarily lean of an aging population that wants to escape the chaos of the “Barceloneta”. Created on the occasion of the Olympic Games in 1992, this beach will show you that you can enjoy a comfortable and quiet even in such a big city like Barcelona.
3. Best place for families: New Icaria
The beach situated next to the harbor “Olympic Port” offers a huge selection of water activities and sports that children can be fun. Also the surrounding area offers a huge range of restaurants, and among them you must not miss “El Xiringuito Escriba”, lovely modern restaurant is widely known for its traditional dishes such paelja and seafood.
4. Best place for relaxation and pampering: Nova Mar Bella
One of the favorite places on the younger population, which although relatively far from the city center is almost never empty. It is also one of two nudist beaches if you love nudism. Just five minutes from the beach is located Rambla del Poblenou, a place where you can enjoy in the food prepared from the fresh catch of local fishermen.
5. The most beautiful beach: Castelldefels
If you ask any of the locals which are the most beautiful beaches, almost everyone will direct you to places outside the city. “Castelldefels” is away 20 minutes by train and is a great place for windsurfing and with crystal clear water.