Summer is coming and you start thinking about the good weather, the beach, the terraces, the sunglasses, shorts, and comfortable clothes. Barcelona is one of the most desired tourist destinations for these dates of the year because here you have everything. Beach in the city and some others very close outside Barcelona, parties, festivals, terraces and good atmosphere.
Here we will let you know some plans you can do to enjoy the summer in Barcelona, do not forget to put on good sunscreen and have lots of energy!
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The locals love eating at the outdoors terraces when the weather is good so you can not miss it! There are plenty of restaurants that have outdoor seating, ask our concierge service to help you out with the best restaurant recommendations and bookings.
Rooftop bars plan
Barcelona locals also love drinking outside! Starting this month, May, the rooftop bars start opening up their doors for the season. You can find many of them at the fancy hotels in the city, and nearly all of them have sweeping views of the cityscapes below. It’s worth going to the rooftop terraces and enjoying a great drink with the welcome breeze.
Party like a local
Barcelona has a lot of parties to offer at this time of the year. The city has sun until 10 o’clock at night and this allows that your party may start and end with Sun. All the beach clubs, located in the Barceloneta area are one of the bests places to go.
Also, every time you see the words “Fiesta Mayor de…” on anything during summer, you should start making room in your schedule. These are traditional local neighborhood parties, and throughout the year each district has its own. The two biggest celebrations of the year, are in Gràcia and Sants, happen one after another in August.
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What is unique about this Vacation apartment in Barcelona beach is the floor to ceiling windows in the living room area giving you an awe-inspiring view of the sea and the Barcelona cityscape.
Go to the beach
Yes, Barcelona has a beach – and summertime is the time to go! Of course, being a city beach, it’s not exactly empty. But it’s still pretty great to have a beach right in the city itself.
Also, sometimes, you can escape from the city. The Costa Brava, the wild coastline that starts in Blanes and stretches north, is the favorite getaway for lots of Catalonians. You can try Cadaqués or Tossa de Mar, and also ask our concierge service to help you organize everything!
Do outdoor activities
Round up a group of friends for a laid-back picnic session at the Parc de la Ciutadella.
The city is perfect for exploring when the weather is good, so we also recommend to take different tours, like the bike, segway, paddle surf, kayak, etc. this a perfect plan to do in Barcelona in the summertime.
Enjoy the different music festivals in Barcelona in the warmer months. Primavera Sound and Sonar are the two best-known, though there are plenty more! The Cruïlla festival brings an eclectic mix of groups to the city, along with a nice helping of local bands.
Get ready for the summer season and book in advance our best beach or city center apartments in Barcelona, perfectly design for you!