Are you planning to spend the Christmas in Barcelona? If you are one of those who really get into the most beautiful time of the year, truly feeling the xmas spirit, this Agenda is made for you! Barcelona is dressed up for the holidays with sparkly decorations, activities, markets and culinary traditions.
Whether you’re an Erasmus student living in Barcelona or you’re planning to visit it just for a christmassy hit and run, get a look at our selection and find the best ideas to have a great Christmas time in town.
Christmas markets in Barcelona
Markets pop up all around Barcelona from the last days of November, bringing the real Christmas spirit to life and making the city even more lively.
The most famous ones are:
Sparkly and vibrant. These are the two words to describe Barcelona during Christmas holidays - but the city is one of a kind all year round!
As night falls, Barcelona turns in an amazing show of lights. If you’re an Instagram lover, our tip is to organize a night tour to get the best pictures to post on your feed! The city offers great inspirations, such as the Torre Glóries (once called Agbar) or the ones on Las Ramblas.
Christmas is that time of the year when people get more kind, open-hearted and...way more greedy! If you’re a food lover just like us, here are a few xmas culinary traditions from Barcelona you can’t miss.
The city always is vibrant and so lively and there’s plenty of events and activities we could choose. Get a look here to see what to do in Barcelona in Christmas.
We wish you a great time in Barcelona and you’ll truly enjoy the traditional Catalonian Christmas. Get a look at our living guide to plan your stay in town and get the most of your experience in Barcelona.
See you soon,
Beatrice, an italian passionate about coffee (and food) that fell in love with Madrid, its international vibes and its latin rhythms. She's a dreamer that loves telling stories and travels through her photos.