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Port Vell

Moll de la Fusta, 08039 Barcelona, Spain
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This lively harbor, full of yachts and cruise ships, is home to a popular entertainment complex, featuring a mall, several restaurants, a movie theater and an aquarium.
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good48%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“beautiful port” (14 reviews)
“imax cinema” (8 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Moll de la Fusta, 08039 Barcelona, Spain
Barrio Gòtico (Barri Gòtic)
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"beautiful port"
in 14 reviews
"imax cinema"
in 8 reviews
"columbus monument"
in 16 reviews
"mare magnum"
in 7 reviews
"expensive yachts"
in 7 reviews
"an aquarium"
in 10 reviews
"super yachts"
in 6 reviews
"a big shopping centre"
in 5 reviews
"luxury yachts"
in 5 reviews
"lovely walk"
in 12 reviews
"la rambla"
in 25 reviews
"pedestrian walkway"
in 5 reviews
"port area"
in 8 reviews
"boat trip"
in 6 reviews
"cable car"
in 14 reviews
"sunny day"
in 8 reviews
"walk around"
in 8 reviews
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This area is where in Barcelona Africa meets China: dozens and dozens of Africans come here to sell illegal cheap copies made in China to undiscerning tourists and pathetic people in general that do not care about quality, but rather about giving the impression that...More

Thank GuydeBeelen
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was pleasant strolling on the waterfront, along the docks, past the yachts in the evening. We also visited the Maremagnum mall and Barceloneta Beach nearby

Thank Desi_Gal_10
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

I spent a fantastic few hours here, just walking around and sitting and watching the boats. It was a welcome break from all of the walking I had done previously - it was a beautiful sunny day and very relaxing. There are plenty of restaurants...More

Thank London0709
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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Port Vell offers some really nice and relaxing walks, especially just as the sun is setting. Really upmarket feel to this area of Barcelona, with loads of nice bars, restaurants, and a stone's throw away from the beach if that's your thing.

Thank Jonathan B
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Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

The Port Vell located by Barcelona beach and at the end of Las Ramblas is a great location to just wander and chill. It have a number of restaurants and shops to browse and some amazing yachts to check out as you walk along. The...More

Thank GerardQuinn
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Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

On our way back to the cruise ship MSC meraviglia we walked along. Beautiful on our sunny day in March...

1  Thank Jo K
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Reviewed 19 March 2018

This area of Barcelona is relaxing, it's about enjoying your surroundings, taking time to smell the roses (or the sea air), enjoy the view, eat, drink, shop. With the Rambla del Mar area (see pics) with shopping centre, ferries to other countries, a bridge that...More

Thank BarbieMegaTraveller
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Reviewed 6 March 2018

After hours of walking around Barcelona, we got to Port Vell. Soo different to the rest of the city we had travelled around, it's so peaceful and quiet, we sat and just watched for an hour or so. We always like to visit docks and...More

Thank Kerry P
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Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

We decided to take a rest during the countless hours & many miles you end up walking without realising & found this to be nice & relaxing whilst watching the birds fly by

Thank jamespollard6
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Reviewed 14 February 2018

Nice port with some fancy yachts. I walked through here on Sunday afternoon. Nice chill out area to sit down and watch people get by or just stopped for drink near by.

Thank maggiedino
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1909Flemming
22 June 2016|
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Response from Rahulakkara | Reviewed this property |
there is a place on las ramblas. its called " Placa Reial" Its a centre court area with lots of joints. there is one particular lounge / bar next to Kabul restaurant. i believe thats very good. you should try that... More
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Stuartandwendy
22 October 2015|
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Response from Alexey P | Reviewed this property |
Although there are no self storage lockers for bags and luggage at the Barcelona cruise terminals there is a company (DW Consigna) based at the port that can deal with your luggage storage and transfer requirements. You can... More
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