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.

  • Christmas in Barcelona

    Do you want to discover why Barcelona has an amazing Christmas? Here's a spoiler: the city becomes a great stage for proposals that will leave you speechless, such as street music, local gastronomy and sweets, traditions, urban lights and a wonderful show to usher in the new year after the 12 chimes .

  • 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.

  • Impulsem el que fas

    Do you want to open a tourist business in your neighborhood? We promote what you do with grants of up to € 40,000 for projects that activate the economy.

  • Observatory of Tourism in Barcelona: city and region

    Main statistical tourism information of Destination Barcelona

  • ZonaBus

    Parking for tourist coaches


Bus especial Nadal

All the magic of the Christmas lights with the Barcelona Christmas Tour

25 November, 2022 - 12:27h

Christmas. Barcelona City Council, TMB and Turisme de Barcelona are once again offering their Barcelona Christmas Tour.

Training to improve support for people with disabilities in tourist establishments

23 November, 2022 - 13:07h

Tourism. Some sixty professionals from the sector took part.

“Barcelona, a Christmas Setting” demonstrates the vitality of the city’s culture and festivals

10 November, 2022 - 14:28h

Christmas. The Tourism Consortium is launching a new Christmas promotion campaign which seeks to highlight the value of commerce through the city’s vitality, in the form of musical performances and street events.

Impulsem el que Fas programme has selected 9 responsible and sustainable tourism projects for the 2022

7 November, 2022 - 12:01h

Sustainable tourism. ‘Come to the neighbourhoods’ and ‘Submarine itineraries in Barcelona – ISBarcelona’ are two examples of the selected tourism projects.