How is the night life in Barcelona

Guide: Barcelona nightlife

Barcelona is the capital of Catalonia, more than 1.6 million people live here. During the day the city has a lot to offer: shopping, sightseeing, studying or a trip to the beach. But the nightlife of Barcelona is also extensive, with restaurants, cafes, cocktail bars and clubs spread all over the city. The offer covers a wide variety of musical and culinary offers. Although you can find a lively nightlife in almost all of Barcelona, ​​some districts stand out clearly from others. For partying and going out, the Barrio Gótico, Montjuïc, the Maremagnum leisure center located directly at the port, the Olympic Village (Villa Olímpica) and the Eixample district are particularly recommended. Discover the fantastic nightlife in Barcelona.

Barrio Gótico - Celebrations in the historic old town of Barcelona

Nightlife in Barcelona: Plaza Espana

Just like the Raval and El Born districts of the historic city center, Barrio Gótico is located in the Ciutat Vella district. The Barrio Gótico is located southeast of the Plaça de Catalunya and also borders the Ramblas. The cityscape of the Barrio Gótico is mainly characterized by the many narrow and winding streets, here are museums, restaurants, cafes, clubs and smaller shops. Many architectural monuments date from the 14th and 15th centuries, the cathedral is the center of the district. Many of the buildings have been extensively renovated in the past and are therefore in extremely good condition.

The famous Club Jamboree is located in the Barrio Gótico on Plaza Real, and larger discos are the exception here. Rather, the Barrio Gótico is known for the many small bars and cafes. Barrio Gótico is therefore an ideal starting point to start the nightlife of Barcelona.

Montjuïc - Electronic Music in Pueblo Español

The Montjuïc is a 173 meter high mountain in Barcelona, ​​which can be reached by cable car and the Montjuïc funicular and offers numerous attractions as well as opportunities to celebrate. From Montjuïc you have a good overview of the entire urban area, the adjacent park is ideal for walks and is a tourist magnet. At night, numerous discos on Montjuïc in Pueblo Español invite you to party, mainly electronic music (house, techno and more) is played here.

Maremagnum - partying until the early hours of the morning, right on the harbor

The Maremagnum leisure center is located directly on the harbor, and during the day numerous restaurants, cafés and bars invite you to linger on the terraces with a view of the harbor. In the evenings, people celebrate and dance to salsa, merengue and reggaeton, and the international guests celebrate together here until the early hours of the morning. The Maremagnum is known for its exuberant party atmosphere and the multicultural society from almost every country in the world.

Olympic Village (Villa Olímpica) - From Olympic Village to Party Stronghold

The Olympic village, Villa Olímpica, is located directly on the Mediterranean Sea and served as accommodation for the athletes during the 1992 Summer Olympics. Today the quarter has been completely rebuilt and has developed into the party stronghold of Barcelona. The port district of Puerto Olímpico offers numerous restaurants and bars, here you can get in the mood for the evening with a drink. Different music is played - clubs that play hard rock and alternative are particularly popular here. Also in Villa Olímpica and Puerto Olímpica there are mostly international guests from all over Europe, Asia and America.

Eixample - Modern district with exclusive restaurants, cafés and bars

Eixample is a very young district of Barcelona, ​​with more than 280,000 people living here. The planned city is known for its modern architecture, good infrastructure, numerous shopping opportunities and nightlife. There are also numerous art galleries in Eixample that focus on different styles and eras.

The nightlife of Eixample is characterized by numerous clubs, but above all by cafes and restaurants. The café culture in the Eixample district is more pronounced than anywhere else in Barcelona. The restaurants in Eixample are among the most expensive and exclusive in the city, but also some of the highest quality. There are also some bars in Eixample, such as the Dry Martini, where the stylish atmosphere invites you to linger. The Eixample district is not only home to international guests, but also to a large number of locals. Celebrating is a good idea here if you want to get in touch with locals, get to know the local culture and maybe get one or the other insider tip in terms of the party scene or sights.

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