Ciutat Vella

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  • Address: Barcelona, Spain
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 01:30 Hrs
  • Tags: Church, Museum, Square, Family And Kids, Neighborhoods

Ciutat Vella - Review

The word “Ciutat Vella” literally means “old city” in Catalan and righteously refers to the oldest neighbourhood in the city. Home to the main square Placa Catalunya, this area breathes the history of the city and the bustling present in sync!

The beautiful paved streets, the grand squares, the bunch of mansions, museums, and churches make it a hot hub for tourists.

Also famed as the place where King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella welcomed Columbus after his discovery of America, if you haven’t seen this place, you haven’t seen Barcelona!

Neighbourhoods within the area include:

  • La Barceloneta
  • El Gotic
  • El Raval
  • Sant Pere, Santa Caterina i la Ribera:
  • Sant Pere
  • Santa Caterina

Ciutat Vella Ticket Prices

  • Various attractions within the neighborhood have different ticket prices.

Ciutat Vella Hours

  • Various attractions within the neighborhood have different opening and closing times.

How To reach Ciutat Vella by Public Transport

  • Subway series L1: Universitat, Subway series L4- Jaume I, Subway series L3- stop Liceu, trains R2S- station Estación de Francia

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TripHobo Highlights for Ciutat Vella

  • Ciutat Vella Address: Barcelona, Spain
  • Ciutat Vella Timing: 24-hrs
  • Ciutat Vella Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Ciutat Vella(preferred time): 04:00 pm - 07:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Ciutat Vella: 01:30 Hrs
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Things to Know Before Visiting Ciutat Vella

  • 44.77% of people who visit Barcelona include Ciutat Vella in their plan

  • 35.82% of people start their Ciutat Vella visit around 08 AM - 09 AM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr 30 Minutes to see Ciutat Vella

Thursday, Friday and Sunday

85.93% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Ciutat Vella

People normally club together Casa Batlló and Palau Güell while planning their visit to Ciutat Vella.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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