5 OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES AT THE BARCELONETA BEACH

​​​​​Good weather is approaching and outdoor activities begin to be on top of our to do list. One of the best places to practice outdoor activities is the beach, and one of the most beautiful beaches in the world is the Barceloneta. Now you can travel to Barcelona with the super fast Renfe-SNCF en Coopération trains and enjoy a pleasant and relaxing trip to the beautiful Barcelona. And once there, you can do these outdoor activities to enjoy the most of your visit to Barcelona.


The Barceloneta is one of the oldest neighborhoods in the city and has an atmosphere of its own that you will not find anywhere else. It still retains the essence of the fishing village it once was. And all this without giving up the nightlife, the fun and the huge and beautiful beaches that characterize the city of Barcelona.​


Take a bike Tour around Barcelona


 
​Have fun practicing outdoor activities in Barcelona
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A bike tour is a fun outdoor activity that will also allow you to know the different corners of the city of Barcelona. The Barceloneta beach is the starting point of the Born Bike Tours. A guide will accompany your group through hidden streets, great squares and paradisiac beaches while they tell you all the secrets of the city of Barcelona. The routes are designed to pass through bike lanes, pedestrian zones and streets with speed restriction for cars. In this way you get a fun outdoor activity that is both safe and suitable for people of all ages.


See Barcelona from a Segway

Another outdoor activity you can practice in Barcelona and at the same time get to know the city is a Segway ride. If the bike is not your thing, you can hire a two-hour Segway ride through Barcelona. The tour begins in the center, at the Roman wall, takes you through the Gothic quarter and the most representative places of the city, and ends in the neighborhood of the Barceloneta. Relax while discovering Barcelona with your loved ones and at the time that suits you best, as there are up to five departures daily.​


Learn how to surf at the Barceloneta beach

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Su​rf on the Barceloneta Beach

If you like surfing or want to learn to do it in Barcelona, Pukas is for you. This surf school offers different water and outdoor activities. Among them there are classes for children and newbies, surfboard rides to see the sunrise from the Barceloneta beach or paddle surf. You can even rent a paddle surf board which seats eight people. Enjoy with friends or family the waters of the Barceloneta and practice your favorite outdoor activities in Barcelona.



Relax with outdoor yoga

If Zen philosophy teaches that contact with the earth is essential for mind balance, what better way to practice yoga than on the beach of the Barceloneta. For this reason, the last of our suggestions for outdoor activities is yoga ashtanga vinyasa with Annabel Caravaca. You can find the Beach Yoga Barcelona group on Facebook and also on the Barceloneta beach every Thursday from the last week of May. Outdoor yoga can be the perfect end to a long visit around Barcelona or a good day enjoying the beach of the Barceloneta.


A different point of view from the Barceloneta cableway

 
​​Views from Montjuïc cable car
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One of the most special outdoor activities you can do in Barcelona is climbing the Montjuïc hill with the cable car from the Barceloneta beach. It is a journey of almost a mile in the air that offers wonderful views of the whole city at your feet. Nowadays the cable car is restored, although it retains the look it had in the year 1933. For 11 € the one way trip and 16.50 € the round trip, you can climb up to 100 meters above the ground and feel the greatness of the city of Barcelona.




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