Artistic Barcelona – From Gaudi to Picasso
Barcelona has always been a center of attraction for artists. The mild climate, the Mediterranean light and the friendly population create a fantastic atmosphere for creative work. The two most famous artists of Barcelona are Antoni Gaudi and Pablo Picasso. Gaudi is the most important architect of the Catalonian art nouveau. View his most interesting buildings such as La Pedrera, the Parc Guell and the Sagrada Familia on a tour through the city. Picasso spent an important time of his life in Barcelona. Visit the Picasso Museum and admire exhibits of the blue and the pink period of the famous painter.
You can view numerous buildings designed by Gaudi in Barcelona. Seven of them are even world heritage sites. Visit the most important works of the visionary Catalonian architect on a guided tour. Admire the terrific apartment houses Casa Batlo und La Pedrera, located at the impressive Passeig de Gracia. Explore the unique, bizarre and beautiful Parc Guell afterwards. The tour finally ends at the Sagrada Familia. The fascinating cathedral is Gaudi’s most famous work and Barcelona’s landmark.
If you want to view even more artistic highlights of the Catalonian capital, you should combine the Gaudi tour with a visit of the monumental bull ring, the gothic cathedral St Maria Del Mar and the Picasso Museum.
The second famous artist of the Mediterranean metropolis besides Gaudi is Pablo Picasso. Follow the footsteps of the famous painter and discover Picasso’s Barcelona. En route a local guide provides interesting information about the life of the legendary artist. At the end of the tour, you can also visit the terrific Picasso Museum.
If you are too short on time to view all the artistic highlights of Barcelona, you should visit at least the Parc Guell. The fascinating park is a world heritage site. Park Guell was designed by Gaudi and created between 1900 and 1904. Admire the fantastic world of this unique park on a guided tour.
Make it happen:
- Explore Barcelona’s artistic side.
- View Gaudi’s most famous buildings such as La Pedrera, the Parc Guell and the Sagrada Familia.
- Visit the terrific Picasso Museum.