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Plaça d'Espanya

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Parc de Montjuïc, Barcelona
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  • Shaileshwori S.
    "Night view is great +go for famous magic fountain (Fri/Sat 9 pm)."(6 Tips)
    Jonas d.
    "Enjoy the magic fountains and show in the evenings."(6 Tips)
    Richard
    "Get a great view from Las Arenas by taking the lift for €1"(3 Tips)
    Chelsea
    "Watch the sunset on the steps and enjoy the beautiful scenery."(23 Tips)
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  • Frankie J. 😎 G.
    Very huge square, one of the biggest in the city! one of the main transportation hub and featuring many attractions: the Venetian towers, to the magic fountain (by evening) and the Arenas! (bullring).
  • Jhannet S.
    Jhannet SanchezDecember 5, 2013
    GO at night and experience the fountain show! Their is music and the fountain is amazing it goes with the music. You will love it! Take lots of pictures and your family!
    Upvoted Jun 27
  • Shaileshwori S.
    Shaileshwori SharmaJanuary 30, 2016
    Such a great square viewed from any angle (from above the hill, from a night bus, or just from the street outside the metro station). Night view is great +go for famous magic fountain (Fri/Sat 9 pm).
  • Jeeves W.
    Jeeves WilliamsSeptember 27, 2015
    Get stunning views of the Plaça d'Espanya from atop the Las Arenas mall! Especially at night when the lights are shining into the sky from beyond Font Màgica de Montjuïc!
  • Saurabh M.
    Beautiful place. Didn't get time to see the meuseum but visit it for the fountain. See the show in evening if you are into that kind of stuff. It's great.
  • Jasper
    JasperAugust 24, 2014
    Be sure to go up the escalators in Arena shopping center to see the breathtaking views of this part of Barcelona. See my photos to see how that looks at night. Go to the museum of modern art as well.
  • Tatjana Z.
    Tatjana ZavadjaSeptember 29, 2015
    The apartment we rented was here. Good location to start from and explore the city. The hill is also full of atractions: museums, gardens and amazing views. There's an old spanish village and castle.
  • Doug B.
    Doug BaerOctober 19, 2013
    If you come to Barcelona for VMworld Europe, this is a good area to stay in: midpoint btwn town and conference center w/ good Metro stop. Many food options in walking distance. Watch for heavy traffic
  • Darren D.
    Darren DonahueOctober 18, 2016
    Great place to walk around or just relax on the steps to people watch. Fountain shows are only shown periodically. Check online to see if there's a show while you're visiting.
  • AB Apartment Barcelona
    Home to some of Barcelona’s most popular attractions, including the MNAC museum and the Magic Fountain of Montjuïc, this square was designed by Josep Maria Jujol, a collaborator of Gaudí himself! Read more
  • Oh-Barcelona.com
    Oh-Barcelona.comApril 17, 2013
    There are not many better places to be first thing in the morning than at Barcelona's Plaça Espanya!
  • Jonas d.
    Enjoy the magic fountains and show in the evenings. Or take your bicycle all the way up to the palace and the Montjuic. Have a nice downhill ride!
  • Marcos A.
    Marcos AAugust 25, 2015
    Monumental views surrounded by Montjuïch. One of the most beautiful squares you'll find in all Europe. Worth watching from different angles.
  • Marco O.
    Marco OrtizJuly 19, 2015
    Been here 10+ times
    Go to the Arena mall, go up to the stairs and enjoy this amazing view of the top of Plaça d'Espanya.
  • Elsa D.
    Elsa De OtroMarch 28, 2016
    Love it! Nice views from the top of the floor of the shopping center "las arenas" And nice building of the museum!
  • Brandon 🍣🍶☕️
    Brandon 🍣🍶☕️October 3, 2016
    Take the elevator to go on top of the mall for a great view.
  • Hotel Duquesa de Cardona
    Hotel Duquesa de CardonaOctober 31, 2012
    Get the Arena's moll shopping center roof, and get a great view from this square
  • Seden O.
    Seden OnsoyAugust 16, 2013
    On Thursday, Friday and Saturday, there is a water show, starts at 9 pm. Worth to watch.
  • Ather B.
    Ather BegMay 26, 2013
    If you're into photography, it's worth spending the 1 Euro here, to get the 360 degree views.
  • Viktor M.
    Viktor MolokostovMay 19, 2013
    Very beautiful place, reminds me Peterhof. But don't expect much of music fountain, even Vinnitsa has more impressive one.
  • Matt H.
    Matt HooperApril 20, 2013
    Must see in BCN. Free shows 7-9pm on Fri-Sat nights for the Magic Fountain synced with music and lights.
  • Ashkan F.
    Ashkan FaramarziOctober 18, 2016
    Nice plaza, surrounding with good places like arenas & MNAC:)
  • Tanya Y.
    Tanya YaSeptember 5, 2013
    It is so beautiful. Fountains works since 9 pm with music. Take food and drinks and enjoy;)
  • Jole P.
    Jole PApril 9
    Super beautiful and filled with things to do/ see like the museo nacional and fountain!
  • Sabina B.
    Sabina BacevichDecember 15, 2016
    Amazing fountains every Saturday and Sunday ⛲️
  • Bartomeu M.
    Bartomeu MartorellJanuary 6
    Been here 5+ times
    Landscape, views, museum, restaurants, mall...
  • Salones Q.
    Salones Queen'sJuly 17, 2013
    We're very close to Pl. d'Espanya, in the shopping mall Gran Via 2. Visit us to get a free drink!
  • Elle T.
    Elle T.October 29, 2015
    The fountain with the towers and surrounding buildings were built for the 1929 World's Fair.
  • Hrisi H.
    Hrisi HristovaMay 1, 2016
    Gorgous, it is a MUST! Visit by day and by night !!!!
  • Nicolas B.
    Nicolas BergFebruary 26, 2013
    Try the really challenging GSMA wmc13 congress quest here http://qst.li/Wonj2q
  • Adam M.
    Adam MészárosJuly 11, 2014
    From thursday until sunday beautiful show. Be sure to buy cheap tickets at the roof od Aréna shopping center.
  • Eugenia M.
    Eugenia MBNovember 27, 2014
    Been here 25+ times
    One of the most beautiful squares of Barcelona where Magic Fontain show starts..
  • Nasser B.
    Nasser BaderMarch 13, 2015
    Great especially afternoon watching the sunset from Hill
  • Sharmdeva S.
    Sharmdeva SharmdevaFebruary 28, 2016
    Very beautiful place, especially at everything!
  • Shaina M.
    Shaina MachlusSeptember 1, 2016
    The view from the top of the art building is worth it.
  • Levent E.
    Levent ErtogluSeptember 26, 2015
    Dont miss sound and light show at the magic fountain
  • Nastja S.
    Nastja StaceyNovember 12, 2014
    Very beautiful plaza! Especially at night
  • Richard
    RichardMarch 15, 2015
    Get a great view from Las Arenas by taking the lift for €1
  • Roque S.
    Roque Santos JuniorJanuary 23, 2016
    First spot for new tourists. Walk up all the way.
  • Dominica C.
    Dominica Cook6 days ago
    Nice one...spectacular view:-)
  • Chelsea
    ChelseaSeptember 12, 2013
    Watch the sunset on the steps and enjoy the beautiful scenery.
  • Ece👑
    Ece👑August 13
    great night view👏
  • Amélie B.
    Amélie BeerensAugust 12, 2015
    Great view on Montjuic Garden but really noisy...
  • Anastasia G.
    Anastasia GargalasAugust 7, 2014
    Worth visting! Must not be skipped!
  • Ayman A.
    Ayman Al-AbdullahMarch 26, 2013
    Come here for cheap shopping to pick up things you might have forgotten to pack.
  • Nerijus M.
    Nerijus MalinauskasMarch 7, 2015
    I come here each time I visit Barcelona
  • Sophia L.
    Sophia López-BassolsMarch 13, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    "climb" the Arenas shopping centre!! MAGNIFICENT 360° VIEW!
  • Desi B.
    Desi BcnJuly 5, 2014
    One of the Best place in Barcelona.
  • Tanupriya n singh
    Tanupriya n singhJune 21, 2013
    Do watch the night show of water work and lights !
  • Inho R.
    Inho RyuMarch 7, 2016
    One of the best view in Barcelona
  • Olivia
    Olivia2 weeks ago
    Nice place 👌🏾
  • Meri R.
    Meri RiusSeptember 24, 2012
    Magnífics focs!!
  • Thanos P.
    Thanos PsichalasJune 14, 2016
    Fountain lights show in the evening
  • Desi B.
    Desi BcnJuly 5, 2014
    One of the Best place in Barcelona
  • Alexander B.
    Alexander BorisovMay 28, 2013
    A lovely place!
  • Dosha A.
    Dosha A.SMay 6, 2015
    The place was beautiful but unfortunately the fountains were closed ..
  • Igor A.
    Beautiful on evenings.
  • David R.
    David REALDecember 11, 2010
    Been here 50+ times
    All buses to Airport stop here: 46, A1, A2 and night bus N17!
  • Ali A.
    Ali AlsulmyAugust 28, 2015
    Scenic View is a good
  • Sara B.
    Sara BonomiApril 9, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    be careful not to get lost in the metro tunnels!
  • Josep Maria L.
    Josep Maria LlagosteraSeptember 25, 2015
    Omplint l'Avinguda Maria Cristina #juntspelsí
  • Okan P.
    Okan PekerAugust 18, 2012
    Good view of barcelona..
  • Karla C.
    Karla CordobaJuly 16, 2016
    Very popular place.
  • Andrew C.
    Andrew CAugust 12, 2014
    Gorgeous piece of architecture.
  • Alexandre C.
    Alexandre CurielAugust 26, 2016
    Beautiful plaza!!!
  • Jonathan M.
    Jonathan MachucaOctober 14, 2014
    A good Plaça to take a selfie.
  • Pablo R.
    Pablo RaulJuly 22, 2013
    Pure Spain
  • Alexandre D.
    Alexandre De TerwangneAugust 17, 2014
    Amazing Lightshow!
  • Reda L.
    Reda LahlimiApril 5, 2015
    Been here 5+ times
    Enjoy the lights by night
  • Enforex S.
    Enforex SchoolsOctober 13, 2011
    One of the city's biggest squares
  • Kseniia U.
    Beautiful place!!!
  • sakis n.
    sakis nia2kisDecember 5, 2015
    Great view
  • Choo H.
    Choo HoDecember 3, 2015
    Can't see margin fountain as promised
  • TC Hülya K.
    TC Hülya KayıkçıAugust 24, 2013
    Amazing !!!
  • P M.
    P MApril 10, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    Turn round and enjoy everything !
  • Moises M.
    Nothing special at night just the first stop of the aerobus
  • Gabriel C.
    Gabriel CarmoSeptember 2, 2014
    Nice place.
  • Onur S.
    Onur SaricaApril 30, 2014
    Ugurlar ola ...
  • Kilian B.
    Kilian Bono TorresAugust 9, 2011
    Watch burned people on summer
  • Carlos L.
    Carlos LemesMarch 11, 2013
    Good night !
  • Leo D.
    Leo D.March 12
    Watch you pockets!
  • aydin A.
    aydin AtaseverAugust 20, 2013
    Mr.Hamdi baskan
  • Cevahir K.
    Cevahir KahveciMarch 27, 2013
    Anilar anilarrr
  • Nino F.
    Nino FinaJanuary 23, 2013
    bellissimaaaaa
  • Bernat B.
    Bernat BaylinaApril 4, 2014
    SITC 2014 Gasssss
  • Bigii
    BigiiMay 18, 2015
    You will find here the bus stops of the airport buses.
  • Екатерина
    ЕкатеринаMay 25, 2015
    Площадь Испании⛲️Потрясающий вид со смотровой площадки. Можно подняться на лифте за 1€, либо зайти в торговый центр и подняться на эскалаторе совершенно бесплатно😄👌🏼
  • Seda S.
    Seda SSeptember 16, 2016
    Hergece 9:00 da başlayan font magic izlemeli.Bir de arenas avm'nin içinden yürüyen merdivenle en tepeye çıkıp manzara görülmeli👍🏼
  • Verónica M.
    Plaza España es un lugar abierto y grande para recorrer. Puedes ver jardines, shopping, castillo medieval, la fuente mágica, todo en un mismo lugar. Muy recomendable!!!
  • Geronimo D.
    Geronimo DiazAugust 31, 2014
    Sitio turístico y concurrido de Barcelona. Muchas opciones de ocio y sobre todo para disfrutar del ambiente de la ciudad. A partir de las20 hrs a diario show de musica con las fuentes de Montjuic.
  • Salih Y.
    Salih YazlalıMarch 24, 2016
    İyi ki meydana yakın bir hotelde kalmışım dedirten meydan. Arenasa çıkıp kesinlikle manzara izlenmeli. Ulusal Sanat müzesi çok yakın mutlaka uğramali ve havasını solumalisiniz.
  • Matthieu
    MatthieuFebruary 11
    Une jolie place, vous pouvez monter sur le toit du centre commercial Arenas à côté pour une vue panoramique à 360 degré, par escalier ou l'ascenseur pour 1€
  • Augustus H.
    Augustus HotelsJanuary 23, 2014
    Una de las plazas mas emblemáticas de Barcelona, en un centro una ornamental fuente, también veremos las dos torres venecianas que abren camino a la font de Monjuic y la plaza de toros, las arenas
  • Holmes Place España
    Uno de los lugares mas turísticos para visitar. Puedes ver jardines, el castillo medieval, la fuente mágica, ir de compras, todo en un mismo lugar!
  • Ника
    НикаJune 21, 2015
    Обязательно посетить! Это красота-красота 😻 а танцующий фонтан... Нет слов, чтобы описать свои впечатления👏👏👏
  • Seda Meriç A.
    Meşhur meydanlardan biri.Adamların her yer tarih ve tarihi eserlerdeki işlemeler mükemmel en ince ayrıntısına kadar düşünmüşler yaparken🙃
  • ErBü E.
    ErBü ErblentJuly 28, 2015
    Burda nefis türk yemekleri ve kebab cesitlerini gönül rahatligi ile yiyebilirsiniz.sabah 10'dan gece 3'e kadar hizmet verilmektedir.
  • Philip C.
    Philip CaspariNovember 24, 2015
    Was für ein imposantes Ambiente. Hier werden die Bilder von den olympischen Spielen 1992 und der Feier mit Freddy Mercury wieder lebendig. Ehemalige Stierkampfarena nun Shopping Komplex.
  • Xavier C.
    Xavier CiscarMarch 2, 2012
    Been here 25+ times
    Muy céntrica. Da acceso al Paralel y el puerto, la feria y la montaña de Montjuïch, el .C.C. Las Arenas y, por la Gran Via, a Gran Via 2 o a la pza. Catalunya. Pasea y toma algo
  • Sora S.
    Sora SandovalOctober 15, 2014
    Todo tipo de conexiones en autobús y metro de la cuidad se consiguen desde ella, también parten los autobuses turísticos y es punto de referencia de la ciudad, cientos de restaurantes a su alrededor.
  • Barcelona C.
    Barcelona ColoursSeptember 1, 2013
    Si vas con niños no dejes de visitar (aunque sea un ratito solo) el parque de Joan miro, a 2 minutos. http://barcelonacolours.wordpress.com/2013/06/14/el-parque-de-la-tirolina/
  • Berkan B.
    Berkan BağcıOctober 20, 2015
    Sanırım Barselona'ya gelen herkes buradan geçmek zorunda :) ben de Aerobus'tan burada inip metro ile devam etmiştim. Bizim Taksim gibi :)
  • Pablo G.
    Pablo G.January 3, 2016
    Las vistas son una pasada y al pasear por allí es algo sobrecogedor ver los edificios y las torres altas alrededor junto con el Montjuic al fondo en cuesta.
  • Ozan O.
    Ozan OzenSeptember 27, 2013
    L1 ve L3 metro hattı ile buraya ulaşabilirsiniz.Saray ve kongre salonuda bu meydandadır.Ayrıca Arena avm de burada yer alır.Otobüs ve hop on/off duraklarıda mevcuttur.Havalimanına çok yakındır.
  • Andrea C.
    Andrea CamacciSeptember 7, 2015
    Es hermosa de día y más de noche durante el horario en el que encienden la fuente mágica.
  • C.Cengiz K.
    C.Cengiz KılınçFebruary 17, 2016
    Super bir meydan mutlaka gidilmeli L3 metro hattı gidiyor . Fakat 3 metro markasi var dönüşte tmb olanı tercih edin havalimanına uçağımız kaçtı :)
  • Carlos G.
    Carlos GarcíaJanuary 12
    Been here 5+ times
    Plaza caótica en cuanto a circulación se refiere. Una de las plazas de referencia para guiarte x Barcelona. Hallarás allí el CC Arenas, Fira de BCN o la comisaría de los Mossos
  • Silvia N.
    Silvia NuezAugust 12, 2014
    La arquitectura de la fuente es muy bonita. Merece la pena subir a ver el museo del arte que se ve desde la plaza
  • Yuriy K.
    Yuriy KhokhlovJuly 26, 2016
    Очень красиво! Советую посмотреть на площадь с крыши арены, сделать красивые фото. На крышу поднимайтесь через арену (а не наружный лифт).
  • LCF D.
    LCF DesignerMay 21, 2013
    Praça neural da região... Com vários pontos turísticos lindo a serem visitados !
  • Zambozam Z.
    Zambozam ZamboSeptember 10, 2014
    Чтобы подняться на панорамное здание на лифте , нужно заплатить евро. Как оказалось выход на крышу есть через главный вход, бесплатно...
  • S
    SMay 2, 2016
    curiosa plaza céntrica entre el MNAC y Sants, la fuente durante las noches es llamada "mágica" puesto que cambia de colores y tiene música
  • Cathy C.
    Cathy CJuly 1, 2013
    Este stand estará el fin de semana en la feria de Harley Davidson con unas salchichas alemanas buenísimas!!!
  • Sinmaletas
    SinmaletasJuly 23, 2012
    No puedes perderte el espectaculo de las fuentes mágicas. Mira los horarios aquí http://www.bcn.cat/parcsijardins/fonts/EN/magica.html
  • David B.
    David BorralloOctober 30, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    Antesala para darte un megapaseo por Montjuic y disfrutar de todos los espacios expositivos que allí hay. Aquí está el centro comercial Las Arenas.
  • Vladochka B.
    Vladochka BatukhtinaSeptember 23, 2013
    Очень красивые фонтаны!!!!!с 19.30 до 23.00 шоу фонтанов!!!!очень красиво-до мурашек!)))
  • Андрей Z.
    Одна из самых красивых площадей Барселоны с прекрасной архитектурной и видами. Подключился беспарольный wi-fi
  • Barcelona C.
    Barcelona ColoursSeptember 9, 2013
    En esta zona hay algunos de los museos más interesantes de barcelona
  • Mercedes M.
    Mercedes MarziotteMay 26, 2012
    Uno de los lugares mas lindos de barcelona! No se pierdan la vista que hay desde arriba de las fuentes!
  • Diana S.
    Diana SenchurovaSeptember 29, 2013
    Удивительно красивая площадь. Уйти быстро невозможно, не отпускает шик и мощь. Хочется смотреть и смотреть. А фонтаны - это отдельная песня!!!!!!!
  • Laia
    LaiaSeptember 12, 2014
    Been here 10+ times
    Vista de la plaça des del C.C. Las Arenas l'11 de Setembre de 2014
  • Gianluca F.
    Gianluca FiorettiJune 7, 2016
    Bellissima piazza che di sera si anima grazie allo spettacolo di colori e acqua di fontana di Montjuic
  • Jordi B.
    Jordi BalariApril 9, 2012
    Been here 25+ times
    En el Hotel Plaza el Restaurante Filigrana se come de maravilla y muy tranquilo ideal para hablar de negocios.
  • Cathy C.
    Cathy CJuly 1, 2013
    Divertido fin de semana motero el que se viene este 5,6 y 7. Hay de todo para todos
  • Fábio A.
    Fábio AlvesJune 26, 2014
    Praça central, com saída para várias partes de Barcelona
  • Cristopher C.
    Cristopher CastilloJanuary 12, 2015
    Si vas de noche consulta en Internet si la fuente mágica de Montjuïc estará encendida. Es una vista que no se deben perder
  • Marc F.
    Marc Farran MarinOctober 28, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    Centro ferial de Barcelona. Maravillosas esculturas en el centro de la plaza.
  • Pedro S.
    Pedro Sanz RubioSeptember 18, 2015
    Muy chula, con su fuente , cercana a los salones de Cómics, a las Arenas y a Monjuit
  • Guille M.
    Guille MartínDecember 7, 2014
    Plaza llena de turistas en las horas del dia principalmente, fuera del simbolismo que pueda o pudo tener es parte ya de la historia de la ciudad.
  • Carolina B.
    Carolina BecerraDecember 26, 2012
    Suban al último piso de Barcelona Arena para tener otra vista. Vayan por dentro del centro comercial.
  • Enric S.
    Enric S. BonillaJuly 21, 2015
    Un punto que sirve de pivote para gran parte de Barcelona en cuanto a transportes se refiere.
  • Sertext Camisetas Publicitarias
    Bonita y céntrica plaza donde comienza la parte antigua de la Fira de Barcelona.Si estáis por aquí en horario comercial pasar a vernos, estamos al lado a escasos 5 minutos.
  • Noelia H.
    Noelia HerreroFebruary 16, 2015
    Desde arriba de las Arenas hay unas vistas preciosas, imprescindible subir a ver atardecer.
  • Cathy C.
    Cathy CJuly 1, 2013
    Tiene terracita y una súper buena atención
  • André V.
    Lindo lindo lindo. Espere 21h para assistir o show de luzes da fonte mágica.
  • ♧Rula J.
    ♧Rula J.♣August 25
    İhtisamlı ve güzel bir meydan. Melih Baskan buralari biraz gezse de ufku genislese.
  • Katyeta A.
    Katyeta A.August 7, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    Punto de partida hacia cualquier sitio. Mucho encanto. Vistas geniales.
  • Lyubo M.
    Lyubo MirNovember 25, 2014
    Unbedingt abends da sein, wenn die Licher angehen...traumhaft!
  • Tatiana B.
    Tatiana B.September 29, 2015
    Красивое сочетание гордой старины и современного быстрого ритма.
  • Luis U.
    Luis UreaJune 15, 2016
    No perderse ni la vista desde la terraza de las arenas ni subir hasta Museo de Arte
  • Kevin M.
    Kevin MagneDecember 8, 2014
    Grande et jolie place qui vous permettra de rejoindre Montjuic ou Las Arenas.
  • Víctor B.
    Víctor BethencourtMarch 27, 2013
    Increíbles vistas de la plaça desde la última planta de C.C. Arenas.
  • Monica P.
    Monica PerezSeptember 24, 2013
    Las fuentes espectaculares
  • Emilia L.
    Emilia LopezOctober 15, 2013
    Vista impresionante un monumento que no se debe dejar de visitar
  • 7161440
    7161440December 3, 2014
    Красивый вид. Идеально подходит для фотосъемки. Много людей.
  • Run The W.
    Run The WorldNovember 21, 2014
    La plaza mas bonita de Barcelona
  • Jaqueline X.
    Jaqueline XavierOctober 31, 2015
    Muito bonito o entorno. Ao lado da antiga arena de touros
  • Abdurahman A.
    Из обязательного для посещения в Барселоне.
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