Las Golondrinas is one of the most traditional excursions in Barcelona. It’s a typical motor launched boat that makes a ride through the Barcelona harbour and sea front, so you can view the city from a completely different point of view.
A traditional attraction in Barcelona
Why is it so traditional? It was one of the first touristic attractions ever created in Barcelona. Dating back to 1888, it was conceived to coincide with the Universal Exposition and the conclusion of Columbus monument. This is a ride you won’t forget.
Ride in Las Golondrinas
The ride takes you to the Barcelona harbour so you can witness great views the Barcelona coast along the spectacular skyline. Here you can view Hotel W, Barceloneta Beach, the Olympic Port, Sagrada Familia, just to name a few. This ride lasts around 1 hour and 30 minutes.
Las Golondrinas is a quiet ride that allows you to see another side of Barcelona. It’s a perfect plan for kids in Barcelona, so bring all the family on board while you can take snapshots of the city or just relax and enjoy the fabulous view of Barcelona.
How to get there
Ticket Office Colón: Portal de la Pau, right across the street in front of Columbus Monument by the Port. It’s very close to Maremagnum Shopping center.
Metro Line 3: Drassanes. Bus: 14, 36, 59, 64, 91