Barcelona is a city of retail thoroughfares. The shopping route par excellence is the Barcelona Shopping Line, which showcases top-quality, leading brands from around the world; a surprising collection of cutting-edge shops featuring the latest trends; affordable fashion for young people. And museums, architecture, design, art and culture. Everything you need to experience the Barcelona lifestyle.
Port Vell – La Rambla – El Raval – La Ribera – Plaça de Catalunya – Barri Gòtic – Montjuïc
This is Barcelona’s historic core, with La Rambla, the city’s busiest, most colourful boulevard, the Raval and Ribera districts and the Gothic Quarter, where traditional and modern shops coexist with culture. Barnacentre, El Triangle, El Corte Inglés and Maremagnum have made the area a major retail hub. Nearby is Montjuïc, a hill steeped in history with its major crafts centre, the Poble Espanyol, or Spanish Village.
Places of interest: Església de Santa Maria del Mar, Palau de la Música Catalana, Reials Drassanes, Mirador de Colom, Gran Teatre del Liceu, església de Sant Pau del Camp i Palau Güell, catedral, església de Santa Maria del Pi, plaça de Sant Jaume and plaça del Rei.
Modernista Barcelona is one of the city’s landmark areas where you’ll find some of its most unusual shops. The Bulevard Rosa is the area’s most representative shopping mall, showcasing the retail offering of the Made in Barcelona brand.
Places of interest: Casa Amatller, Casa Batlló, Casa Milà (“La Pedrera”), Temple Expiatori de la Sagrada Família, Park Güell, L’Auditori and Teatre Nacional de Catalunya.
Barcelona’s business and shopping hub comprises two sections. The first extends from the Passeig de Gràcia to the Plaça de Francesc Macià, and the second, from L’Illa Diagonal to the Pedralbes Centre and El Corte Inglés, which completes the Barcelona Shopping Line.
Places of interest: Torres Trade, Palau Reial de Pedralbes, Monestir de Pedralbes, Camp Nou and Palau de Congressos de Catalunya.
Enjoy a luxury shopping experience at La Roca Village Outlet Shopping, with over 100 leading brands featuring discounts of up to 60% throughout the year. Just 40 minutes from Barcelona, en route for the Costa Brava, this Catalan-style village features a wide range of services: tourist office, tax-free shopping, restaurants with outdoor dining areas, children’s play areas, etc.