Plaça Catalunya refers to a major and exciting central square in the center of Barcelona. It is also considered to be the place where the old city and the 19th century, Eixample meet together.
Plaça Catalunya is also the place in which several important street and avenues meet including Rambla de Catalunya, Passeig de Gracia, Portal de l’Angel and Las Ramblas amongst several others. Stretching across over 50,000 square meters, visitors are able to enjoy impressive statues and fountains along with a plethora of fantastic popular attractions scattered throughout.
This city square is not only rich in history but it also known for its unique art scene, culture and shopping opportunities to explore while there. Fill your suitcases with new clothes and treasures at either El Corte Ingles, El Triangle or Sfera shopping centers or simply wander and check out the many inviting cafes and restaurants found there. With easy access to Plaça Catalunya, this is an absolute must place to walk around by foot or explore by bicycle.
|Place||Placa Catalunya, 08002, Barcelona, Spain|
|Locally Known As||Plaza de Cataluna|
Did you know that Plaça Catalunya is famous for the amount of pigeons that daily gather in its center?