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What you should know about Ciutat Vella

Ciutat Vella overview

Visitors to Ciutat Vella speak favorably about this metropolitan city's architecture, cathedral, and art. You'll enjoy the area's port, monuments, and historical sites. In Ciutat Vella, you can take in some culture at top places like Palau de la Musica Catalana and Gran Teatre del Liceu. Popular sights like Basilica de Santa Maria del Mar and Palau Guell are sure to leave an impression.

Where to stay in Ciutat Vella

With a wide assortment of hotels to choose from, Ciutat Vella is sure to have options to suit your style. There are 461 hotels in Ciutat Vella and you can shop as many as 2959 deals for rooms on, some with discounts of up to 75%. We have room prices as low as USD 8 per night and below are the number of hotels by star rating in Ciutat Vella as well as in the surrounding area:
  • • 80 5-star hotels from USD 90 per night
  • • 762 4-star hotels from USD 61 per night
  • • 392 3-star hotels from USD 45 per night
  • • 182 2-star hotels from USD 15 per night

How to get to Ciutat Vella

Fly into Barcelona (BCN-Barcelona Intl.), 7.6 mi (12.2 km) from the heart of Ciutat Vella.

Train stations include:
  • • Barcelona Franca Station (0.4 mi/0.7 km from the city center)
  • • France Station (0.4 mi/0.7 km from the city center)
Metro stations include:
  • • Barceloneta Station (0.3 mi/0.5 km from the city center)
  • • Drassanes Station (0.4 mi/0.6 km from the city center)
  • • Jaume I Station (0.4 mi/0.7 km from the city center)

What to see around Ciutat Vella

Fun excursions can include a visit to:
  • • Port Vell
  • • Carrer Montcada
  • • La Rambla
  • • Rambla del Raval
Here are some local attractions:
  • • Barcelona Aquarium
  • • Bubbleparc
  • • Barcelona Zoo
  • • CEM Maritim
The area's cultural scene stands out, and these are some places to visit:
  • • Palau de la Musica Catalana
  • • Gran Teatre del Liceu
  • • History Museum of Catalunya
  • • Barcelona Wax Museum
  • • MIBA Museum
Memorable landmarks include:
  • • Basilica de Santa Maria del Mar
  • • Palau Guell
  • • Barcelona Cathedral
  • • Arc de Triomf
  • • Placa de Catalunya
Here are some favorite shopping areas to find that perfect souvenir:
  • • Las Ramblas
  • • Maremagnum
  • • Moll d'Espanya
  • • Barceloneta Market
  • • Paseo del Borne
Recommended sights include:
  • • Barceloneta Beach
  • • Basilica of Our Lady of Mercy
  • • Rambla de Mar
  • • Casa Llotja de Mar
  • • Font del Geni català

When to visit Ciutat Vella

Wondering what time of year to travel or what you should pack? Here are some average seasonal norms to help you with your planning:

Seasonal temperature averages
  • • January-March: 62°F day, 43°F night
  • • April-June: 80°F day, 50°F night
  • • July-September: 82°F day, 62°F night
  • • October-December: 73°F day, 44°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • • January-March: 4.76 inches
  • • April-June: 5.47 inches
  • • July-September: 5.79 inches
  • • October-December: 7.36 inches

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