Attractions

Top Choice Museum in Camp Nou, Pedralbes & La Zona Alta

Camp Nou Experience

A pilgrimage site for football fans from around the world, Camp Nou is a must for FC Barcelona fans. On this self-guided tour, you'll get an in-depth look at the club, starting with a museum filled with multimedia e…
Top Choice Monastery in Camp Nou, Pedralbes & La Zona Alta

Museu-Monestir de Pedralbes

Founded in 1326, this serene convent was first opened to the public in 1983 and is now a museum of monastic life (the few remaining nuns have moved into more modern neighbouring buildings). It stands at the top of A…
Top Choice Museum in Camp Nou, Pedralbes & La Zona Alta

CosmoCaixa

Kids (and kids at heart) are fascinated by displays at this science museum. The single greatest highlight is the re-creation of over 1 sq km of flooded Amazon rainforest (Bosc Inundat). More than 100 species of Amaz…
Architecture in Camp Nou, Pedralbes & La Zona Alta

Bellesguard

This Gaudí masterpiece was rescued from obscurity and opened to the public in 2013. Built between 1900 and 1909, this private residence (still owned by the original Guilera family) has a castle-like appearance with …
Park in Camp Nou, Pedralbes & La Zona Alta

Jardins del Palau de Pedralbes

A few steps from busy Avinguda Diagonal lies this small enchanting green space. Sculptures, fountains, citrus trees, bamboo groves, fragrant eucalyptus, towering cypresses and bougainvillea-covered nooks lie scatter…
Park in Camp Nou, Pedralbes & La Zona Alta

Parc de Collserola

Barcelonins needing an escape from the city without heading far seek out this extensive, 80-sq-km park in the hills. It's a great place to hike and bike, and has plenty of cafes and snack bars. Pick up a map from on…
Mountain in Camp Nou, Pedralbes & La Zona Alta

Tibidabo

Framing the north end of the city, the forest-covered mountain of Tibidabo, which tops out at 512m, is the highest peak in Serra de Collserola. Aside from the superb views from the top, the highlights of Tibidabo in…
Amusement Park in Camp Nou, Pedralbes & La Zona Alta

Parc d’Atraccions

The reason most barcelonins come up to Tibidabo is for some thrills at this funfair, close to the top funicular station. Here you'll find whirling high-speed rides and a high-tech 4D cinema, as well as old-fashioned…
Gardens in Camp Nou, Pedralbes & La Zona Alta

Jardins del Laberint d’Horta

Laid out in the late 18th century by Antoni Desvalls, Marquès d’Alfarràs i de Llupià, this carefully manicured park remained a private family idyll until the 1970s, when it was opened to the public. The laberint ('l…
Park in Camp Nou, Pedralbes & La Zona Alta

Parc de la Creueta del Coll

A favourite with families, this refreshing public park has a meandering lake pool for splashing in, along with swings, showers and a snack bar. The park is set inside a deep crater left by long years of stone quarry…