Almost always, whenever we think of leisure we link it with spending money. Especially if we talk about a city as European and cosmopolitan as Barcelona. However did you know that you can do many things in Barcelona for less than 5 euros? We present the low cost Barcelona.
What to visit in for less than 5 euros?
The Parc del Laberint d'Horta
One of the precious Neoclassical gardens from the XVIII and XIX century, part of the estate of the Desvall family, with a really curious attraction: the labyrinth, where was filmed one scene of “Perfume” movie. Free entrance on Wednesdays and Sundays.
La Batería Antiaérea Del Turó de la Rovira
If you want to enjoy the best views of Barcelona without paying any euro, climb to the top of Turó de la Rovira. You will find there Bunkers of the Carmel , the remains of an anti-aircraft battery built in 1938 to help defend Barcelona from air attacks, and since 2011 have been converted into museum space with magnificent panoramic views.
The Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya
The museum which is notable for the best collection of medieval art of all Spain, offers free entrance every Saturday from 3pm and the first Sunday of each month. Among the most outstanding works are: The Pantocrator of San Clemente de Tahull or furniture designed by Gaudí. Without a doubt, one of Barcelona's best cheap activity you can do.
The Magic Fountain of Montjuïc
It was built in 1929 for the International Exhibition, and today is one of the best tourist attractions of Barcelona for free. The Magic Fountain is a spectacle of water and light that will leave you with your mouth open. Opening hours: Friday & Saturday from 7pm - 9pm and Thursday - Sunday from 9pm - 11pm.
Where to buy for less than 5 euros?
El Rastro de la Virgen
One great, fun day spent on buying something very cheap. Is an open-air second-hand market in the northern part of the Raval, where you can get some vinyl records, clothes, books and much more.
The Bookstore Low Cost Re-Read
Second hand books at bargain prices. You can find real bargains for less than 5 euros. L'Antiga Esquerra of l'Eixample.
How to connect without charge: Free Internet
Barcelona is the capital of mobile telephony. Therefore, offers 441 Free WiFi Hotspot in all kinds of spaces. It is the most important public network in Spain and it stands at the forefront of Europe.
Where to eat in Barcelona for less than 5 euros?
You can find here plenty of stalls offering rich tapas, and of course for less than 5 €. We recommend El Quim de la Boquería, where you can try pintxo Truita for 4.25€ only, the ostres vegetals of the Ebro delta for 3.50€ and the artisan croquettes - 4 pieces for 4€.
Excellent shawarmas for less than 5 euros. Location: The Gothic Quarter
El Àsia Amb Gràcia
For Asian-Food lovers. In Vila de Gràcia. In Albergue Pere Tarrés, you can stay a few days without spending much money. We will be happy to welcome you with open arms. Enjoy Barcelona with authentic low cost prices!
La Fuente Mágica de Montjüic
Se construyó para la Exposición Universal de 1929, y hoy día es una de las mejores atracciones turísticas gratuitas de Barcelona. La Fuente Mágica es un espectáculo de música y luces para dejarte con la boca abierta. El horario: viernes y sábados de 19:00 a 21:00 y de jueves a domingo de 21:00 a 23:00.