Things to do around Barcelona Airport


Barcelona Airport El Prat is just 25 minutes away from the city centre of Barcelona. If you have a layover of several hours it is definitely worth it to head into the city. You can either take public transportation or a taxi.

In the immediate surrounding of Barcelona Airport you will find the Delta del Llobregat and the Centre Cultural Aeronàutic which is only open on Saturdays and Sundays from 10h to 13.30h.

What to do in Barcelona in 3 hours time?

You only have limited time to see one of the most beautiful cities in Europe? Take a taxi into the city and go directly to Sagrada Familia, book a ticket in advance to avoid long waiting time.

Afterwards you explore the city: you can either hop on a bus and let you drive around the top sights of Barcelona. Or if you prefer more activity, you take a Segway tour, which leads you along all the tourist attractions in only 1h. Afterwards make sure to grab a piece of Tortilla or have a cafè con leche, before heading back to the airport.

FC Barcelona Fans pay attention: The FC Barcelona Museum Camp offers a 3h tour with Tapas, this is your chance to get the full Barcelona experience at once! Get your tickets here.

Barcelona: Sagrada Familia Fast-Track Ticket

€ 26.70

Gain fast track entrance to Gaudi's unfinished masterpiece, the Sagrada Familia, and explore Barcelona's most-visited landmark at your own pace. Upgrade and benefit from an informative audio guide.

Barcelona: Park Güell Admission Ticket

€ 13

Benefit of the included shuttle bus and visit Park Güell, one of Gaudí’s major works in Barcelona. Take in spectacular views of Barcelona and explore this stunning green space that’s surrounded by modernist architecture.

FC Barcelona Museum: Camp Nou 3-Hour Guided Tour with Tapas

€ 49

Indulge your passion for football on a 3-hour guided tour of Camp Nou stadium and discover the home ground of FC Barcelona in all its glory. See some of the trophies the team has won, enjoy an exclusive tapas brunch and more.


Barcelona Aquarium: Skip-the-Line Admission Ticket

€ 21

Visit the unique Barcelona Aquarium, entering without delay on a skip-the-line ticket. Experience the spectacular Oceanarium as you walk along a transparent tunnel surrounded by sharks. Learn about the seabed and the importance of water to the planet.

Barcelona Port Vell: Afternoon Merienda Sailing Cruise

€ 53

Board a 12-meter yacht for a 2-hour sail from Barcelona's Port Vell, along the coast to Barceloneta. Enjoy light snacks and drinks on board.

Barcelona: 2-Hour Medium Segway Tour

€ 49

See the sights of Barcelona on a 2-hour Segway tour. Pass iconic landmarks and neighborhoods such as Las Ramblas, Barceloneta and the Gothic Quarter. See Mariscal's "La Gamba" and glide through the green spaces of the Parc de la Ciutadella.

Tours and transport

Barcelona: Small Group Segway Tour

€ 39

Get an introduction to the history of Barcelona on a 1.5-hour Segway tour. Glide through Parc de la Ciutadella, get a sense of the city's maritime history at Port Vell and visit the Olympic Village from the 1992 Olympic Games.

2.5-Hour Gaudí Segway Tour

€ 59

Discover the best of Catalan modernism, including Gaudí's best works on a guided Segway tour. This photogenic route will take you along the heart of Barcelona as you learn about the city's unique architecture and style.

Barcelona Grand 2-Hour Segway Tour

€ 49.40

Glide your way to the main sites of interest in Barcelona on a guided 2-hour Segway tour. Admire the views of the Barcelona skyline and the marine views from the Port Olimpic quay on a hassle-free tour that shows you the best of this beautiful city.


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