Plaza de Cataluna, Barcelona

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Landmark · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
Some of the city’s most important streets meet in Plaza de Cataluna, the heart of the city. Wander around the square and admire its fountains, statues, and the façades of its impressive buildings. Buy grain to feed the flocks of pigeons that gather here, or sit in one of the square’s numerous cafes, have a coffee, and people watch. Pick up a memento of your vacation at one of the many stores that occupy the square. Put Plaza de Cataluna at the forefront of your travel plans using our Barcelona online trip itinerary planner.
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  • Next to the Plaça de Catalunya train stop so a natural exit when getting the train into Barceloña. Good for a short photo stop. Avoided staying too long due to pigeons, buses and reviews of...  more »
  • Big placa connected to Passeig de Gracia and La Rambla. One of the most famous districts in the city. So many tourists. Lot of shopping and restaurants  more »
  • Great tourist spot in Barcelona. Very crowded and vibrant. It is a nice place to shop and wonder around. You can also walk to the beach. There was a good vibe and many people. It was great. I recommend this place.
  • Fun, nice shades and benches around Cool people to take your pictures. The birds oooo picturesque. Very good weather, people are friendly. Good food and shopping. A place for people of all walks of life, because there is something to interest diverse people. A very cool place and it's also in the heart of the city Nice place for vacation

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