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Tip of the day: Barcelona card

Discover the best of Barcelona’s cultural and leisure activities with the Barcelona Card.

It has been rated one of the top city cards in Europe. You can buy a 2, 3 ,4 or 5 day city pass which includes free admission to some of the city’s best museums, exclusive discounts and offers for several Barcelona’s top attractions, and free public transport.




1. Free public transport

The card allows you to travel free on the metro, buses, Catalan railways (Ferrocarrils de la Generalitat de Catalunya), suburban trains, trams and even the airport buses. Have in mind that the card does not include a free pass for the airport bus or the hop-on-hop-off buses. No more problems and wasted time queuing for travel tickets. It saves you time and makes your holiday more enjoyable!

2. Saves you money

There is a discount for more than 80 museums,culture venues,entertainment,leisure attractions,night-time veunes,restarants,shops,etc.

  • The card includes discount entries for the best of Gaudí at the Sagrada Familia, Casa Batlló or La Pedrera. You can also have a discount for the boats at Park Ciutadella and the Barcelona’s Zoo. Moreover, with the Barcelona card you can discover the wonders of the Museu Nacional d’Art de Catalunya, Fundació Joan Miró, Fundació A. Tàpies, museums that are part of the Museu d’Història de la Ciutat, Museu d’Art Contemporani de Barcelona, Centre de Cultura Contemporània de Barcelona, Museu del Modernisme Català, Museu Egipci de Barcelona and many more. You’ll be able to do all this and much, much more, free or at a reduced price, with this card. Most of the discounts are 20%  off the price of the ticket!
  • You are also entitled to special discounts in the official Barcelona Turisme souvenir shop which you will find in Plaça Catalunya square tourist information office.
  • Enjoy 10% discounts on specific Barcelona restaurants that will be listed when you purchase your card.
  • 20% saving on Palau de la Musica (A beautiful classical music venue) and Gran Teatre del Liceu (Opera, theatre and musicals venue).

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3. Skip the lines

4. In almost all languages

Every Barcelona card comes with a free guidebook and free city map. The guidebook is offered in six languages (English, Catalan, Spanish, French, German and Italian) which includes information about free deals and discounts with their location on the city map.


How to purchase the card?

You can order the Barcelona Card online and pay by secure credit card. When your booking is confirmed, they will send you an email with a link to your ticket. You must print this voucher, which you then can present at one of the many Barcelona tourist offices below in exchange for your Barcelona Card. The printed voucher proof of  the purchase. You must be present it in order to redeem your Barcelona Card. Pick your Barcelona Card in exchange for your printed voucher at Barcelona Tourist offices or at Barcelona airport.

The card is activated on the first use, so do not worry about the card expiring before your arrival in the city.

Price: From 40,50 € /person

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