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“Heaven in Barcelona” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Parc de la Ciutadella

Parc de la Ciutadella
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USD 51.30*
and up
Barcelona 90-minutes Guided Segway Tour
Ranked #26 of 655 things to do in Barcelona
Certificate of Excellence
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Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: The 44 acres (18 hectares) are home to Castell dels Tres Dragons, the Umbracle (plant house) and Hivernacle (glass house).
Prague, Czech Republic
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Heaven in Barcelona”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2013 via mobile

We came to this magnificent park and we were so amazed. The main fouintain is so beautiful. It is like to be in heaven. Like the time just stops and you can enjoy the moment for eternity :)

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Paris, France
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“Beautiful!”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2013

The main entrance to the park are on Passeig de Picasso, a short walk from La Ribera. It is a great location to take a walk, have a picnic lunch and just get away from the hustle of the city. Beautiful walkways, beautiful gardens and beautiful wide open spaces. A great place to spend part of your day while in Barcelona!

Visited October 2013
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Melbourne Australia
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“Fountain the showpiece”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2013

Stayed within a few hundred metres of the park so a casual stroll was easy done. Very dry when we visited so would not say the park was in peak condition. The showpiece is the fountain and on a sunny day it is an outstanding feature. Would have to say that the Retiro park in Madrid is much more interesting and colourful so if you are going to both cities make sure you visit Retiro.

Visited October 2013
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“Great”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2013 via mobile

Do you want to see some live and free cute little parrots?come to this parc!jocking (or not!)
Noe seriously, this is a great parc to visit and spend some relaxing time.

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Chicago, Illinois
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“Not just a park but many parks within a park .. AWESOME”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2013

Spent a leisurely afternoon just snacking on a nice picnic lunch and strolling the grounds which are not just one park .. but what seems to be several parks within a park.

Every path takes you to a new area with a whole venue of new sights to appreciate from the zoo to great fountains to beautiful wide open spaces to a stately Parliament building. I am sure you get my point wildlife to architecture to untouched nature to stately monuments.

Also ran the park every morning while in town great paths and quite peaceful and serene in the early morning hours.

A must for anyone who wants a short break from the hustle and bustle of the metropolis.

Here is my tip don't forget your camera many wonderful photo opportunities around every turn of a path.

Visited October 2013
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