Sant Pau del Camp, Barcelona

4.5
Seek respite from Barcelona's bustle at the peaceful Sant Pau del Camp, an ancient church. Though the exact origins of this former monastery are unknown, it is thought to date back to the 10th century, making it one of the city's oldest buildings. Due to destruction by Muslim troops, much of what stands today was actually built in the 13th century, including the column-lined cloister. Look closely to examine its depictions of biblical stories, scenes from daily life, monsters, and vegetable motifs. The grounds serve as a serene spot for rest and contemplation. Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Barcelona using our trip planner.
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  • Beautiful church, cared for, well-preserved architecture. The location of the church is quiet. is located just outside the normal circuits. If you want to visit the countryside are two euros.
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  • There is a wonderful atmosphere there, characterized by peace and quiet. If you want to switch off for a few minutes, it's just the place to go.
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  • Best thing about the wandering way of exploring new cities is finding unexpected treasures like this.
  • We were aimlessly walking on side streets and came upon this delightful chapel. Well worth the visit.
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