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Montjuic Castle

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Carretera de Montjuic, 66, 08038 Barcelona, Spain
+34 932 56 44 45
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Tickets were not too expensive and we enjoyed the view. We used bus to get here. It was easy but very full of people.

Thank suloponi
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Nice views of Barcelona when walking around. Interesting knowledge about the turbulent times which the castle and the people living in Barcelona had to cope with.

Thank soinic
Reviewed 4 days ago

Montjuic Castle is worth a visit. Been there several times, you can reach it by bus and the cable car. It's a great place with amazing views and temporary museums. The history of the castle is described in every corner, making it easy for you...More

Thank Hadwa
Reviewed 6 days ago

Being a military history buff, my friend and I saw this on our first day in Barcelona. Since the weather was perfect, we walked all around the entire castle, noting the various older cannons and more modern armament on display. The interior area has some...More

Thank maitaimike2015
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

**** Top tip - It's free to enter after 3pm on Sundays *** We took the Funicular & cable car up, however I'd suggest a taxi if a group of 3 or 4 of you because it will be a lot quicker and cheaper. Excellent...More

Thank Tufty_B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

To visit the castle you can use the bus, the cable car or you can walk uphill through the park. The visit starts with a video presenting the castle history. On the walls facing the port some guns are still present. The views from the...More

Thank Viorel_25
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Everyone who visits Barcelona should go here. No need to buy a ticket ahead of time. 5 Euro entry fee and it is worth it just for the views of the harbor and the city. The history of the Castle/Fort was interesting. It is a...More

1  Thank jillsC2584XE
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Nice spot for beautiful views of Barcelona, from the mountains to the seaside: we went there with a few kids (9-12) who did enjoy visiting the castle and the views, including the short trip using the teleferic system to get to the top of the...More

Thank TravelsMassimoG
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

This place has got a fair walk and to find the cable car is not the easiest. We took the cable car up as we thought it would save time but the walk wouldn't have taken much longer. Once at the top there is an...More

1  Thank LeighaCas
Reviewed 31 October 2018

Found a nice walk up to the Montjuic Castle. Take the metro to the Parallel station and look for the funicular up Montjuic. Once you leave the funicular station, head up the road and you will find a staircase on the left side. It is...More

2  Thank Compass822657
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Cristina C
26 October 2018|
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Response from bcriswel | Reviewed this property |
There are a few small lockers to store items in, but they fit backpacks, not suitcases. I don’t think they’ll let you carry/roll it around with you. Also, to get there you will either take a taxi/bus, walk up a steep hill... More
Paul T
2 September 2018|
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Response from ManeCupcake | Reviewed this property |
All along the street
luisa A
18 July 2018|
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Response from Raylord3 | Reviewed this property |
There are two places that you can leave luggage right in the city, this one is very near to Catalunya so if you're taking the bus (T1/2) its a great option: Locker Barcelona & Happy Luggage Barcelona