Port Vell, Barcelona

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#88 of 1,804 in Things to do in Barcelona
Port Vell is the modern heart of the tourists’ Barcelona, even though its name translates to “Old Port.” There are multiple theaters, including an IMAX theater, and numerous shops. It’s also home to Europe’s largest aquarium. Take the time to see the bridge open up for a boat to pass, and look at the water to admire the swimming fish and floating sculptures. Note that this port connects to the pedestrian street Las Ramblas. Plan your visit to Port Vell and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Barcelona holiday builder app .
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  • Very nice but very busy. This port is pretty big and it has restaurants around it but it has too much street sellers spoiling your visit but other than that it is beautiful.  more »
  • We walked from Port Vell to Port Olympic on a beautiful winter day. We enjoying the scenery and sunshine during this walk.  more »
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  • Ideally situated in the heart of Barcelona, only a 20-minute drive from the international airport, OneOcean Port Vell is also unique for its position in a city centre.
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