El Raval Vacations
While staying in the area, why not spend a day exploring nearby areas, like La Rambla, Barcelona and Gothic Quarter.
From here, it's just 2 miles (3 kilometers) to one of the county’s most popular attractions, Sagrada Familia.
To gain a deeper understanding of Barcelona, visit one of its museums and theaters. Wander through the exhibits and savor the quiet of Maritime Museum, Barcelona Pavilion and Picasso Museum. Experience established and up-and-coming artists performing live at the Tivoli Theatre, the Victoria Theatre and the Palau de la Musica Catalana. The area is a great destination for lovers of art. Don’t miss the Barcelona Museum of Contemporary Art, the Centre de Cultura Contemporania de Barcelona and the Barbier-Mueller Museum of Pre-Columbian Art.
If you are visiting with the whole family, head to CEM Maritim. Explore Barcelona Zoo and Barcelona Aquarium, to experience some of the stars of the animal kingdom.
When it’s time escape the city, visit the nearby outdoor areas. Explore the scenic coastal destinations nearby such as the San Sebastian Beach. There are some nice green escapes, so why don’t you go out and enjoy the Parc de la Ciutadella, the Barcelona Botanic Garden and the Park of Industrial Spain.
Some of Barcelona's best-loved attractions are in El Raval, such as Casa Mila, Casa Batllo and Barcelona Cathedral. Learn about Barcelona’s past by visiting the Basilica de Santa Maria del Mar, Montaner Palace and Virreina Palace.
If you are ready to indulge in some retail therapy, amble through the many stores that are part of Las Ramblas, Maremagnum and the Santa Caterina Market.
Watch the FC Barcelona go into battle in their home stadium, the nearby Camp Nou. When there is no game scheduled, sports enthusiasts can still head to the stadium to catch a a fascinating behind the scenes tour.
When it’s time to rest up after discovering the charms of El Raval, check in to one of the area's many short and long stay accommodation options. The Hotel Barcelona Universal, the Oriente Atiram Hotel and the Hotel 1898 are just some of the most popular accommodation options here.