Barcelona, our home. And yours. Everyone is welcome. Be respectful and you'll be respected.


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.

In Barcelona we use water responsibly. Every drop counts, so do your bit!
  • Every drop counts, so do your bit!

    In Barcelona we use our water responsibly.

    More info

  • 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.

  • 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)

  • Tourism workshops

    Turisme de Barcelona and the Barcelona Chamber of Commerce organise tourism torkshops to provide companies and organisations with a training offer aimed at designing and/or implementing new methodologies or sales tools for products and services, thus helping to improve their positioning. More information and registration here.

  • Observatory of Tourism in Barcelona: city and region

    Main statistical tourism information of Destination Barcelona

  • 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. 

  • 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

  • ZonaBus

    Parking for tourist coaches


Convenció anual Consorci Turisme

Barcelona is committed to quality tourism

13 June, 2024 - 16:22h

Mayor Collboni emphasised that the city is doing well from an economic point of view and has a strong international projection.

Barcelona informs UN Tourism of its intention to limit the growth in visitor numbers and regulate the offer

11 June, 2024 - 15:58h

Jaume Collboni met with the Spanish Minister of Industry and Tourism, Jordi Hereu, and the Secretary-General of UN Tourism, Zurab Pololikashvili, as part of the 121st meeting of the organisation’s Executive Council, which was held in Barcelona.

The City Council launches a ground-breaking model to manage the city's most tourist-heavy areas

5 June, 2024 - 16:44h

The Barcelona City Council has laid down a new tourism management plan for the city based on the definition of 16 Crowded Spaces (EGAs).

Campanya Turisme responsable

Barcelona’s our home. And yours

5 June, 2024 - 14:46h

The campaign shows our pride in the city and asks visitors to take care of it, just as we do.