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Bunker del Carmel

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C. Maria Labernia s/n, 08032 Barcelona, Spain
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Coming from the El Gòtic area, we took a short walk to Liceu station (just off La Ramblas) to Vall d’Hebron, where we changed on L5 to El Carmel (the metro journey was approx. 20 minutes in total). Once we got to El Carmel, we...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The satisfaction of this view is unforgettable. I’m not going to lie, there’s a very very long walk, can get a little tire on the way but it’s definitely worth it. I didn’t want to get a local transportation because I wanted to explore as...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Kjoan23
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We heard of Carmel bunkers through a friend. The climb to the top is steep so you are best to get transportation to the bottom of it. We walked from the metro and would only recommend if u are relatively fit, otherwise it’s a struggle....More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank I3533GVrebeccam
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of my favourite places to be in Barcelona that was not very popular some years ago but now and especially on weekends it‘s very crowded but worth it - it is a nice spot for some pre-drinking 😁 and there also some guys who...More

Date of experience: March 2019
16  Thank Tippadvis0r
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On this hill anti-aircraft batteries where situated during the Spanish civil war. Today only remain some structures but there are panels with historical information about the place. But the most important thing here are the views of the city. It's an excellent place to take...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Pages from only last year describe this site as 'a hidden gem' or a place 'off the beaten path'. However Barcelona City Coucil now appear to be promoting this place to tourists, to the point that they now have security guards up there and vendors...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank rakadactyl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is very close from Park Guell, it doesn't take a lot of time to reach the top, the view on Barcelona is amazing.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank PPrincesssa
Reviewed January 31, 2019

Imagine a panoramic look at Barcelona from 262 meters/859 feet above sea level. Picture yourself looking out at the Mediterranean Sea, La Sagrada Familia, & the entire city of Barcelona from up high.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank CarmenVarner
Reviewed January 19, 2019

The bunkers are a former Spanish Civil war gun emplacement that sits above Barcelona, and has superb all round views of the city. It is open 24 hours a day and is free. Getting there does require a certain level of fitness as it is...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 235AndrewR
Reviewed January 18, 2019

Amazing free experience in Barcelona. Hike is hard, but is a perfect spot for sunsets with the best views of the city.

Date of experience: January 2019
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February 14, 2019|
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Response from janiceabsolutley | Reviewed this property |
I walked the whole way from the city centre - 1 hour and 15 minutes. If you enjoy walking, I would recommend that. Then you get to see different parts of the city and can stop for a snack on the way. I brought vegan donuts... More
December 18, 2018|
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Response from kirstenp888 | Reviewed this property |
We walked from starting at a couple blocks from Placa de Catalunya to the Bunkers. It took approx 40 minutes from there to give you frame of reference. It won't take long at all from Parc Guell, probably 20 mins max... More
November 9, 2018|
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Response from EmmaW2128 | Reviewed this property |
They did have a guy up there selling drinks etc at sunset and maybe monday/Tuesday they don’t offer that and maybe that’s why it says closed??? But I don’t see how it could ever be closed. It’s an old military base at the... More