August is the prime holiday month to visit Barcelona. The city is emptier and you can visit most of the places with more peace. Discover the best places to visit in Barcelona.

Open air cinema

There are a lot of possibilities to watch a good movie on different places. In Montjuic for example, there is the most famous program of outdoor screenings. There, you can have a picnic while you enjoy a concert and later at night, we can watch a movie. There is also a big screen at Sant Sebastià beach. Don’t forget the towel!

Gracia’s squares

You should visit the different squares on Gracia neighbour the first days of August. The best is to drink vermouth or enjoy a dinner in one of its terraces. From the second half of August, Gracia district is a must-see because of its neighbourhood party. Colourful streets and lots of concerts take place during this week. But we warn we that is full of people.


Guinardo Park

This is one of the biggest parks of Barcelona, and unknown too for most of the tourists and neighbors. If you feel full of energy, put your trainers on and get ready to see various plants and flowers while you enjoy the best views of Barcelona. Start the walk on the Child with a ring square Ask for it, people will know it! (Plaza del Niño Del Aro).

Barcelona’s University

The building of Barcelona’s University, located at the city center, has a lot of history. You have an opportunity now, on holydays, to enjoy without students the charm of making a tour on this emblematic place dated on 1871.

Read our post of free Museums in Barcelona to get more ideas.