Parc de la Ciutadella and Arc de Triomf, Barcelona
Planning to visit Parc de la Ciutadella and Arc de Triomf? Check out our information below!
Parc de la Ciutadella is an oasis of calm in the busy city. This is Barcelona’s largest park and certainly one of the most beautiful sights in Barcelona. The park covers an area of 70 hectares and is where locals spend leisure time, play sports, celebrate birthdays, hang out and picnic. The park is home to sculptures, a lake, museums, a zoo and the beautiful ‘font de la Cascada’. This magnificent structure with waterfall and fountain is Josep Fontsère’s masterpiece with Antoni Gaudí’s help. Gaudí is best known for the La Sagrada Família and Park Güell.
Barcelona’s Arc de Triomf can be found just outside the city park and is definitely worth visiting in addition to the park.
Parc de la Ciutadella is open from 10:00 AM to 10:30 PM every day of the week.
Tips and Tricks!
Here are a few tips worth knowing before you visit Parc de la Ciutadella and Arc de Triomf!
- In the park, you can have a nice walk around and enjoy the surroundings on a bench. Bring a bottle of red wine and a baguette and you will have a great time here.
- Admission is free and the park is open from 10:00 AM until late.
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