About Barcelona

Looking for cheap flights to Barcelona? Get ready to say "olé!" to our flight selection! Barcelona is home to the Sagrada Familia, the La Rambla and the Park Guell. Barcelona is also packed with monuments that attract travellers from all over the world such as the Gothic Quarter, the Casa Mila, and the Camp Nou Stadium.The Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya, La Boqueria Market and the Picasso Museum are also attractions that tourists visit when in Barcelona.

If you want to plan a visit to Barcelona at a time where the weather is not too cold or hot, the best time to do so is from May to June. Known for its Mediterranean climate, Barcelona's summer starts around July and lasts until August. Winter in Barcelona starts in December and ends in February.

 

Things to Know When You Travel to Barcelona

Fun Things to do in Barcelona

Fun Things to do in Barcelona

During winter in Spain, the weather is perfect for outdoor activities like climbing the Montjuic Mountain, renting a scooter near the Sagrada Familia and land sailing with the LandSailing BCN. Winter is also perfect for a hiking trip at the Mont Escape, a surfing adventure at the Nova Mar Bella Beach and a skateboarding experience at the Nevermind Bar. That doesn’t mean you won’t have fun if you decide to visit Barcelona at any other time.

You can still experience a variety of indoor activities such as visiting popular shopping malls like the Maremagnum Shopping Centre, L’Illa Mall, and the Diagonal Mar where you can book tickets to watch the latest blockbusters in some of Spain's top movie theatres. You can also enjoy many attractions like the Enigmik Escape Room on Rossello 508 and the Tibidabo Amusement Park on Placa del Tibidabo.

Best Time to Book a Flight to Barcelona

Best Time to Book a Flight to Barcelona

During Barcelona’s peak season, which is from May till June, cheap flights to Barcelona might be hard to find since major festivals and events like the 'Formula One Spanish Grand Prix' in May, the 'Primavera Sound Festival' in May-June and the 'Sonar Festival' in June are happening. However, prices for flights to Barcelona tend to be cheaper and easy to come across during the offseason, which is between January and April.

 

Where to Stay When you Fly to Barcelona

Where to Stay When you Fly to Barcelona

If you're planning to book a flight to Barcelona, and you're looking for affordable accommodations such as the La Pedrera Residence and Charmsuites Paralel where you can stay near the Raval Neighborhood, the Old Port of Barcelona and the Spain Square, areas worth checking include Avenida Paralelo 65 and Roger De Lluria 110.

However, if you're searching for a luxurious hotel or resort like the Ohla Eixample and the Serras make sure to take a look at the accommodations on Corsega 289 and Passeig De Colom 9 where you’ll be closer to the Plom Gallery, the Casa Mila and the Basilica of Our Lady of Mercy.

Where to Shop in Barcelona

Where to Shop in Barcelona

Whatever it is you're looking for, Barcelona has it; Luxurious shopping destinations like the La Roca Shopping Village, the Passeig de Gràcia and the Diagonal Mar where shopaholics can go wild, fun activities like bowling at the La Maquinista, watching a performance at the

Barcelona y Flamenco, and diving at the L'Aquarium de Barcelona.

Award-winning spas like the AquaBliss Fish Spa on Comtal 33 and Confort Centre Quiromassatge on Avinguda de Mistral, where stressed people can relax and unwind, are also available. When it comes to finding cheap flights to Barcelona, there're a few things you need to keep in mind. The prices for airline tickets to Barcelona vary depending on the time of visit.

Famous Places to Visit in Barcelona

Famous Places to Visit in Barcelona

Barcelona is home to famous attractions such as:

  • Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
  • Casa Battlo
  • Magic Fountain (Font Magica)
  • Camp Nou
  • Basilica of Santa Maria Del Mar
  • La Pedrera
  • Palau Guell
  • Park Guell
  • Catedral de Barcelona
  • El Born