The city of Barcelona offers its visitors many tourist activities as diverse as a tour of the Roman city ruins or the most emblematic architectural buildings of the Catalan Modernism.
Las Ramblas, Plaza Catalunya in the center of the city, the Paseo de Gracia with its luxury boutiques, the Cathedral, the Sagrada Familia, or the Santa Maria del Mar church.
Barcelona and its colors and shapes, evokes the spaces created by Antoni Gaudí. Among his most notable works are the Sagrada Familia, Park Guell, Casa Batlló and La Pedrera. There are scooter rental services such as Via Vespa which makes visiting the city and all its highlights a fun and original experience.
The Temple of the Sacred Heart of Jesus (Tibidabo)
The Temple of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, at the top of Tibidabo, was built between 1902 and 1961, under the direction of the Barcelona architect Enric Sagnier.
In addition to the small chapel built on the highest point of the mountain, the temple has a crypt Neo-Byzantine style, with close to modernism decor, and a neo-Gothic Basilica topped by a majestic bronze statue of the Sacred Heart.
From its terraces open to the four winds, you can enjoy privileged views of Barcelona and a remarkable extension of Catalonia.
In the city of Barcelona there are many activities to choose, not only tourism, such as shopping or tasting the most representative dishes of Catalan cuisine.
Let yourself be carried away by the charm of Paseo de Gracia or Pelayo street and discover exclusive shops that will welcome you to international brands and modern design stores as well as traditional establishments.
You can also enjoy the best restaurants in the city, such as those awarded with the renowned Michelin Stars.
The Tibidabo is the highest point of the Collserola mountain range in the city of Barcelona. It is known for its wonderful views over the city as well as its natural spaces, among which we can find the Tibidabo amusement park.
The Tibidabo amusement park, the oldest in Spain, is an ideal place for family enjoyment with the little ones, where enjoy more than 25 attractions both for adults and children.
In Tibidabo you can also find other places of interest such as:
- The Templed of the Sacred Heart
- The Fabra Observatori an astronomical observatory built in 1901, that continues working today on scientific research into the three branches for which it has been known over the last 100 years: meteorology, seismology and astronomy
- The Collserola Communications Tower is a unique work of engineering in our country
The Gran Hotel La Florida has the privilege of being in this incomparable environment, with the best views of the city of Barcelona.