Is Barcelona good for a beach holiday?
The most popular beach in Barcelona is probably Playa de la Barceloneta. Due to its proximity to the popular Ciutat Vella district, it offers many tourists beach holidays within walking distance. As famous as this beach is, as full it is. … Here you will also find lots of beach bars, restaurants and people.
What is a beach town in Spain?
Barcelona. No surprise that Catalonian capital Barcelona tops this list – it’s one of the most-loved beach cities in Europe. Barcelona boasts over 4.5km of golden sands. The most central city beach is at the lively neighbourhood of La Barceloneta where you’ll find plenty of beach bars and activities, night and day.
Can you swim in the sea in Barcelona?
Yes. It is safe to swim at Barcelona’s beaches. There are no dangerous currents and rarely big waves. But we advise you only to swim during the summer months when there are lifeguard services on duty and only to swim when the green safety flag is up which indicates that it is safe to swim.