Welcome to the Barcelona City Council tourism website, where you'll find information on the city's tourism strategy, how tourism is being managed and what action is being taken, as well as data and statistics on tourist activity.
Strategic Tourism Plan 2020
The Strategic Plan for Tourism 2020 includes the lines of action that will guide the tourist policies of the City Council over the next few years. You can find the document here.
Tourist mobility strategy
Barcelona presents an analysis of mobility among visitors to the city and proposals for intervention.
The 3rd edition of the support programme for enterprise in tourism gets under way. To take part, sign up here.
Graphics: Tourism in Barcelona. City and environment.
Graphic summary of the main figures on tourism in Barcelona.
Barcelona: city and surroundings
The most important statistics relating to tourism in Barcelona
Let’s share Barcelona
Barcelona promotes sustainable and respectful tourism
Fair Travel Living Together
Barcelona is to collaborate with Seoul to promote sustainable tourism. More info.
Special Urban Plan for the management of tourist accommodation
A space for everyone keen to discover Barcelona
Help us detect unlicensed tourist apartments
PAM Let's decide Barcelona
Follow the process of drafting the Municipal Action Plan
Parking for tourist coaches
5 December, 2017 - 17:14
Terraces. General consensus on drafting new regulations that are easier to understand and apply, and adapted to the real needs of local residents, bar and restaurant owners and the area.
15 November, 2017 - 11:36
Tourism. A team is to intervene where conflicts arise.
6 November, 2017 - 17:08
Municipal. Barcelona City Council is the institution which scores best and the public perception that the city improves year after year continues.
13 October, 2017 - 17:53
Beaches. Nearly five million people have enjoyed the city’s 4.5 km of beaches.
Municipal government tourism policy is represented by three priority projects: