Port Vell, Barcelona

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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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  • Those who walk all over this riverside area pass and see the Port Vell, being another place that transmits more beauty to an already beautiful place.
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  • The port area is a very nice place for walking there are many stalls and a wooden bridge for pedestrians and there is a complex featuring many restaurants, cafes and shops. It's nice at night, too.
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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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