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Park Güell

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Why locals love it

This is so over-run that the council even set up escalators to the top of the hill. But, and this is a big but, the minute you escape further up the hill, the crowds thin out and there are nice and quiet picnic tables. Parc Güell has a magical quality that seems to make the hours disappear - and you have some stunning views of Barcelona.

Why you should visit it

There's no shame in hitting the tourist trail for this one - Gaudi's mad talent is on full display, and it's one of those things that are not to be missed.

Special tip

Bring a packed lunch and avoid being ripped off in the kiosks and restaurants on the site.

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4 Comments

I loved the park. It's an unmissable site in Spain, but begs the question: is sustainable tourism really attainable? https://www.lifeandexperiences.com/sustainable-tourism-the-journey-of-tomorrow-or-not/
Meghan
Traveller
August 30, 2019
This is an unmissable opportunity in Barcelona! It made my list of top things to do before you leave the city. https://www.bloglovin.com/@arifsinfo/3-things-to-do-in-barcelona-an-alternative
Meghan
Traveller
August 30, 2019
Of course I love the Park Güell :) who doesn't? Tip: needn't pay for the entrance, just go in for free and will have a general view of every detail but in a distance, still enough for a nice photo; will save not only money but time in every single queue for every sngle item...
Paloma
Traveller
April 12, 2018
how easy is access for people with mobility issues?
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Traveller
August 22, 2017

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