Colònia Güell

Catalan entrepreneur Eusebi Güell launched the construction of the Colonia Güell in 1890 on his country estate Can Soler de la Torre, in the region of Baix Llobregat, about 20km from Barcelona.

Camí Romeu to Montserrat

Collserola Hike from Vallvidrera to La Floresta

This hike covers part of the Camí Romeu to Montserrat on the GR 96 trail through Collserola.

To get to Vallvidrera, take the S1/S2 commuter train at Plaça de Catalunya to Peu de Funicular station.

Jardí Botànic de Barcelona

Jardí Botànic de Barcelona

Established in 1999, the Botanical garden of Barcelona is located at the top of Montjuïc, near the stadiums used in the 1992 Summer Olympics. The garden features plants and trees from places with Mediterranean climates including Australia, Chile, California, South Africa, the Canary Islands, and the western and eastern Mediterranean. For hours and entry details … Read more