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.

  • Barcelona-Destination Tourism-Sustainability Plan

    The Barcelona-Destination Tourism-Sustainability Plan includes 19 projects financed with €41 million from NextGeneration EU funds and to be carried out between 2023 and 2025. We’ll give you the lowdown on all the planned initiatives (see video)

  • Interested to make your business more sustainable?

    Barcelona City Council offers tour operators the opportunity to adhere to a distinction that recognizes those who are committed to responsible management of the environment, culture, working conditions, gender equity and social and economic return. Information and registration here.

  • Welcome to Barcelona

    Given the steady resumption of tourist activities, Barcelona City Council wishes to welcome all visitors to the city, inviting them to enjoy it, look after it and respect its spaces and community life

  • Do you want to start and innovate in the tourism sector?

    Barcelona ActivaDiputació de Barcelona, the Catalan Association of Specialized Travel Agencies ACAVE and the Gremi d’Hotels de Barcelona are launching the sixth edition of the FuTurisme program. 

  • App Check Barcelona

    The new App Check Barcelona allows you to manage the flow of visits to the different areas of interest

  • Security and coexistence tips

    Barcelona is an open, welcoming and safe city. We welcome visitors and offer them tips and information so they can enjoy their stay. 

  • Barcelona never stops-Let's get our city back

    Owing to the exceptional circumstances caused by the economic crisis arising from the COVID-19 pandemic, Barcelona City Council is launching a plan to reactivate the city’s economy through shock measures and long-term tools not just to regenerate its economic and social fabrics but also to continue making Barcelona a benchmark in innovation, sustainability and quality in work.

  • Observatory of Tourism in Barcelona: city and region

    Main statistical tourism information of Destination Barcelona

  • ZonaBus

    Parking for tourist coaches


Barcelona is to implement digitalisation and the use of data to improve tourist mobility in the city

7 June, 2023 - 11:20h

Sustainable tourism. The initiative has a budget of €1 million under the Destination Barcelona Tourist Sustainability Plan, provided by the Next Generation EU funds.

New season of the Barcelona Night Tour

2 June, 2023 - 13:47h

Tourism. The Barcelona Bus Turístic offers a chance to discover the most interesting spots in the city in a different way, from 2 June to 17 September.

Presentation of the Barcelona Sustainable Tourism Awards for best practices within the framework of the Business With Social Value conference

2 June, 2023 - 11:30h

Sustainable tourism. The winners were the Hotel Princess for a CSR project, the Yurbban Hotel for a water-saving initiative, Casa Vicens for a project focused on the revival of traditions, and the Wodcelona Inclusive International...

Eleventh edition of Barcelona Hotel Terrace Week

25 May, 2023 - 08:36h

Sustainable tourism. Sixty-eight of Barcelona’s hotels will be holding 160 cultural and culinary activities from 2 to 11 June to welcome in the summer on their terraces.