Travel to the capital of Catalonia
Book your SWISS flight to Barcelona (BCN) and enjoy the incredible city on the shores of the western Mediterranean. Apart from the beautiful landscape, the city enjoys as a backdrop it is also blessed with perfect weather, arts and culture, history and architecture, beach and sun, party and nightlife, excellent food and local crafts. So Barcelona has a draw on a diverse community of people from across the globe. Have a walk in the city center and admire the city’s many monuments. The oldest part of town is the “Barri Gòtic,” the Gothic quarter. Enjoy the old world charm of 14th and 15th-century buildings, discover little, cobbled alleyways and explore the massive Gothic Cathedral at the center of the historical quarter. Most of Barcelona was built in the late 19th-century style of Art Nouveau, which took its very own character in Barcelona’s houses. The most famous architect of that time was Antonin Gaudí. His cathedral Sagrada Familia, the Park Güell, the Casa Batlló and the Casa Milà are just some of his unusual buildings and landmarks, visited by millions every year.
For art lovers Barcelona shines bright: Joan Miró, Pablo Picasso, Salvador Dali and Antoni Tàpies are some of the famous artists whose work is tied to Barcelona. Numerous museums and galleries like the Fundació Joan Miró, the National Museum of Catalan Art or the hidden gem Museo Europeu d'Art Modern are waiting to be discovered. If you feel like having a relaxing walk, go down the famous street Las Ramblas from downtown to the harbor. Barcelona combines big city life with relaxed beach culture in its very own way. If you want to have a day at the beach, Barcelona offers the finest sand beaches stretching north and south of the city along the Costa Brava. Try the local Catalan kitchen: Suquet de peix, a fish stew, Fideuà, a variation of paella with pasta and fish or Llagosta i pollastre, chicken with crawfish. The sun-blessed region is perfect for great wines, try the lively white wine of the Penedès region south of Barcelona. Barcelona’s world famous nightlife is another draw for a different set of people who come here for just a weekend to party ‘til dawn. Join them and enjoy the dazzling city of Barcelona with your SWISS flight.
Get cheap flights to Barcelona and save money. Travel to foreign cities and countries and visit famous landmarks. You will enjoy your stay in Barcelona! Barcelona provides you many opportunities for visiting landmarks and enjoying great events. Book an online ticket for your journey to Barcelona now!