Let these guidebooks inspire you to plan your perfect visit to Barcelona:


1. Lonely Planet Best of Barcelona 2017

  • Great for: first-time or returning visitors who want to make the best out of their stay
  • Features detailed descriptions of both top attractions and hidden spots
  • Includes lots of maps and images
  • Offers both short and long itineraries

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2. Lonely Planet Discover Barcelona 2017

  • Great for: those looking for a guide to both popular as well as authentic experiences
  • Features detailed maps
  • Attractions and highlights organized by the most popular districts
  • Easy to use
  • Inspiring photos to get you excited about your trip

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3. The 500 Hidden Secrets of Barcelona

  • Great for: the adventurous traveller, city experts and in general all Barcelona lovers
  • A guide to the best breathtaking views and locals’ favorite spots
  • Detailed recommendations for amazing food of all kinds
  • All in all, a guide to a more authentic experience away from the crowds of tourists

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4. Pocket Rough Guide Barcelona

  • Great for: those planning a short stay and looking for a guide on the city basics in an easy-to-read, complete pocket guide
  • Features a very useful map
  • Offers tips on restaurants, accommodations and general advice

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5. Lonely Planet Spain

  • Best for: those travelling around the whole country
  • Maps and images, including a pull out Barcelona map
  • Lots of info and tips on places to eat, things to do and see across Spain
  • The downside: it’s been reported it doesn’t feature info on the Balearic Islands

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6. DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Barcelona & Catalonia


  • Great for: those looking for a complete general picture of the city and region
  • Features insider tips
  • Covers all kinds of travellers (including families with children) and all budgets
  • Features a map with complete information on transport

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7. Lonely Planet Pocket Barcelona

  • Great for: those looking for a very general guide and tips but prefer to discover the rest of the city themselves
  • Features top attractions
  • Maps and itineraries
  • Super easy to read as the information is organized in a friendly layout

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