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Many of the buildings in this neighborhood date back to Roman and medieval times.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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| Mediterranean Seafront to Ronda de Sant Pere, Ciutat Vella, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
Barrio Gòtico (Barri Gòtic)
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Reviewed today

If you are short on time and are happy with the overall view of the buildings, then I can recommend the Segway tours to take you on a whistle stop tour of this beautiful area.

Thank SmartDamo
Reviewed yesterday

So much to do, see, shop, eat and experience. Put your walking shoes on and enjoy the beautiful and old architecture, stop by one of the many restaurants or shops

Thank Sandra L
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Fun place to walk around. Lots of history. Mostly tourists. I love the snacks, but there are lots of restaurants and cafes as well. Probably the best section of town we visited.

Thank loudizzle
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Walking through those narrow streets is an amazing experience. I just wandered for hours taking turns at random and discovering the beauty of the place. Definitely something everyone should experience on Barcelona.

Thank Jan O
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Navigating the streets gets easier with experience, and there is always a new place to check out around here. Central location makes it ideal for access to everything you want to see and do in Barcelona. Absolutely LOVE this area and would move here in...More

Thank Erin T
Reviewed 2 days ago

The cathedral here is very large and impressive with many side alters all elaborately decorated. The outside is impressive too even if crowded in by the area around it. The streets of the quarter are narrow with lots of small shops and small restaurants. The...More

Thank tex73dac
Reviewed 2 days ago

Great area to spend the day, the cathedral isn't free and you have to pay to get in (7 euros each without the tower). Long queues.

Thank CharlieN3
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is the best part of the city for us. There are so many beautiful, ancient buildings, small beautiful streets, a lot of shops and bars here. We liked it most of all.

Thank robertshine40
Reviewed 2 days ago

We stayed for 5 nights in an apartment in the Gothic Quarter and thoroughly enjoyed the charm and the history that surrounded us.

Thank leannenancyevans
Reviewed 2 days ago

Walking through the Gothic Quarter is a trip back in time. The mixture of Roman and medieval design and construction is fascinating. Most of the buildings have facades constructed hundreds of years ago with later modifications visible, such as arched doors and windows enlarged and...More

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Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
With its iconic, old-Europe streets and alleys, this
picturesque neighbourhood is the very heart of
Barcelona. It blends historic artifacts from its days
under Roman dominion up through the Spanish Civil War
with a vibrant modern-day culture of artisan shops and
authentic culinary experiences. Avid explorers will be
thrilled to discover quaint terraces and plazas
brought to life by the many small bars and local
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shug111
August 29, 2018|
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Response from David B | Reviewed this property |
The narrow streets are a dead give away. The main Catholic Cathedral is in the middle of it all and the border is indeed Las Ramblas.
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shug111
August 29, 2018|
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Response from TicoLee | Reviewed this property |
Just look for the architecture and narrow alleys. The Jaume I Metro station leads dissected into the Gothic Quarter
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weekak
May 17, 2018|
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Response from AnneToussaint | Reviewed this property |
No, the sagrada familia is not near barro gorhic. You can reach it qua simple by underground.
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