The metropolitan city Barcelona is full of art and history in form of beautiful cathedrals, museums, parks, the old town or the marvelous Mediterranean Sea. The Catalan modernist architecture is strongly represented in Barcelona. Many of these Buildings are now World Heritage Sites. One of the most famous artists is Antoni Gaudí with his works Sagrada Familia, Casa Batlló or the Park Güell next to many others.
Also Lluís Domènech i Montaner who designed the Palau de la Música Catalana or the Hospital de Sant Pau are one of the reasons which make Barcelona stunning.
To combine all these unique architectural buildings, to enjoy the different neighborhoods and to explore the city in a comfortable way, there is the opportunity to do it by bike.
From Gràcia, the young and alternative quarter, over Eixample, a place full of architecture, next to Sants which includes the Montjuïc, to the vibrant old town with the narrow streets, Las Ramblas and finally the city beach. By bike it is easy to understand Barcelona as a whole and explore the many different parts of the city.
2017 Barcelona was ranked as the 11th bike-friendliest city in the world in the ranking list from copenhagenize index. In total 180km cycle lanes ( and an aim of 380km in 2018) make the biking enjoyable and safe. You can reach your destination faster than waiting in the traffic and also cheaper than most other options.
In Out Barcelona Bike Tours offers Bike tours with local guides which will bring you to the best of the city and show you the hidden corners of the city. Choose from different Tours or even choose an electric bike to enjoy the best routes, for example up to Park Güell, without effort.