Plaça de Catalunya

Plaça Catalunya
The Plaça de Catalunya (Catalonia Square) is the heart of Barcelona, ​​and is consequently the place with the highest activity and life,  both day and night .

It works as a main connection between the Old Town and the New modern city , so the Gothic Quarter and the Eixample District nowadays. 

This central square is flanked by the most important and busiest streetsof the city: Passeig de Gràcia , Rambla de Catalunya , the mythical avenue of La Rambla and the comercial shopping street Portal de l'Angel .

The buildings located all around the square are holding offices and banks; there is also a huge shopping mall named El Corte Inglés, the most important one in the city; as well as the Official Apple Store. 

Due to its location , is almost impossible not to see it during your stay in Barcelona, is the main meeting point for locals and visitors. 




  • How to get there

Location:

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Public transport:

Metro: L1 and L3, stop Plaça de Catalunya
Buses: 9, 14, 16, 17, 24, 41, 42, 47, 55, 58, 59, 62, 67, 68, 91, 141.