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This pedestrian street is lined with outdoor markets, shops, restaurants, and cafes.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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La Rambla, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
La Rambla
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Reviewed March 23, 2012

This street has wide pedestrians with street performer, kiosks of flowers, waffles, Barca accesories etc. You can sit here and enjoy the atmosphere of Barcelona.

Thank Ii B
Reviewed March 19, 2012

brilliant for people watching, sight-seeing, shopping, eating, drinking... photography... anything really.

Thank Dulcinea_del_Tob0s0
Reviewed March 15, 2012

yes, written in bold for a very real reason. This IS a Crime Hot spot, every taxi driver, hotel worker, local will warn you to be VERY careful and DO heed the advice. Exciting, yes lots going on yes, but please be VERY CAREFUL, terrible...More

4  Thank worlddivingtraveller
Reviewed March 14, 2012

we walk in the street in every day in our trip (6-9/3/2012) not for anything special but because my friend was young and he thought that this is a good place to have a drink and walk in. it is really bad after 11pm as...More

1  Thank SalahK_12
Reviewed March 13, 2012

Our hotel was located on La Ramla and is right in the middle of everything. The market place, the famous human statues, flower shops, souvenir stands and very good outside resturants. The polis=ce maintain a high presence on this strip giving all enjoying the strip...More

Thank jsob1949
Reviewed March 11, 2012

local agradable. pleasant place. Muy buen lugar para pasear, comer, comprar, entretenerse, ir al cine. Very good place to stroll, eat, shop, have fun, go to the movies.

Thank Octavio A
Reviewed March 11, 2012

La Rambla is a very colorful place to walk about. There is a great market and several land mark buildings along the way. There are many shops with nice items, my favorite ones are the ones nearthe port were there are very nice antiques. Near...More

Thank oestepr
Reviewed March 9, 2012

My wife and I took a stroll down La Rambla on four days of our week in Barcelona. We enjoyed the pedestrian tree lined walkway. It made for great people watching. We were careful during our walks because we had read so much about the...More

Thank Razorfish
Reviewed March 9, 2012

Too many people and you really have to be careful of pickpocketers!!!!! Even the cruise ships warn the passengers of this! And they are really good pickpocketers there!

1  Thank Gimena B
Reviewed March 9, 2012

During the day it is full of pick pockets and people selling junk. In the evening people selling different junk and lots of prostitutes. There used to be lots of mime artists but they have been moved on. Surrounded by cheap shops and horrible places...More

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La Rambla
Barcelona's most famous street was once a dry
riverbed. Now, La Rambla is a 1200-meter boulevard,
and a major draw for visitors. During the day, La
Rambla fills with pedestrians, some of which stroll
past impressive human statues and artists while others
take a break to people-watch while enjoying a drink at
one of the many terraces. Housed here is the iconic
Boqueria Market that offers one of the most varied and
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August 17, 2018|
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Response from Katieb201026 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, the walk from the port to la rambla is a very easy flat walk. Just beyond la rambla is the gothic quarter, which is also worth a stroll through.
Rowland C
August 3, 2018|
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Response from Beachboy-1320 | Reviewed this property |
Right now there is an excessive heat warning. Should be very moderate to chilly by November. I would google average daily temperatures in Barcelona for November and that should help. Enjoy your trip!
Kwanta P
July 22, 2018|
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Response from BarbieMegaTraveller | Reviewed this property |
It's actually a pedestrianised street that runs from the waterfront to the middle of Barcelona. Along the way you'll find cafes restaurants & take away eateries, markets at the water end, shops etc. The pedestrian street is... More