Might not be the biggest thing in town, as Sant Jordi is kind of the equivalent of St. Valentine’s day In Barcelona, however many people, local and foreign, like to celebrate this day in a special way. Gift cards, chocolates, flowers and presents are exchanged, and given that this year February 14th lands on a Friday, it’s the perfect start for a romantic weekend in Barcelona.
How about starting the afternoon by getting pampered at the fancy Mandarin Oriental Hotel Spa. You can book a private spa suite, especially designed to offer couples an intimate space that includes steam room, jacuzzi and two beds where you can indulge to the treatment of your choice. After enjoying the experience, spend a relaxing time with fruits and refreshments.
After having your batteries recharged, take a little stroll around the elegant Paseo de Gràcia, one of Barcelona’s most famous avenues. Although nothing compares to the experience of watching the sunset with magnificent views of Gaudi’s La Pedrera and la Sagrada Familia in any of the lounge bars overviewing Paseo de Gràcia. Chill out with a cocktail by the terrace of the Alaire Bar, located at the 8th floor of the Condes Barcelona Hotel. Open from 5:30 pm to 2:00 am.
No Valentine’s Day is complete without a romantic dinner, but that is not a problem in Barcelona. If you’re looking for breathtaking views, Visual at the Torre Catalunya Hotel, El Xalet in Montjuïc and Bravo at the W Hotel, are just the right choices. Strut along the Port Olimpic for a romantic walk along the shore, perfect place to enjoy the Barcelona nightlife.
On the other hand if you want to find more intimate and cozy spots, you’ll find plenty by the narrow streets of the Old Town. Located by the Gothic Quarter, restaurants Sensi, La Lluna and Il Mercante de Venezia are just the right mix of romantic settings, excellent food and great value for money. If you find yourself exploring El Born District for enchanting options, don’t miss the chance to pay a visit to La Cua Curta, Sikkim or Llàntia, ideal choices for quiet dinners and charming atmosphere.
Tours en Barcelona
Entrada al Park Güell con visita guiada
Visita guiada por uno de los lugares más especiales de Barcelona, el Parque Güell, el parque de Gaudí. El recorrido guiado dura aproximadamente 1h 30 minutos.
Tour de medio día a Monserrat
Excursión a Montserrat desde Barcelona. Actividad con guía y con tiempo libre para descubrir esta montaña mágica de Cataluña. El paseo dura aproximadamente 5.30 horas