Some Barcelona outdoor activities you need to try out

Hiking in Catalonia, Spain - Siurana

Barcelona is an amazing place not only because of the picturesque locations, awesome food or great places to visit. Situated at the foot of mighty hills and with the Mediterranean Sea offering aquatic adventures, there outdoors enthusiast will not find the city lacking in activities!

Windsurfing in Barcelona 

The waves are gentle and you will enjoy windsurfing here. You can hire kayaks or even take sailing classes. If you like to go windsurfing alone, you can hire equipment for a special price as well.

Hiking in the Pyrenees

 Are you looking for a good place to ramble? If you are - try out hiking, one of the most memorable Barcelona outdoor activities! You can go to The Pyrenees and there enjoy the amazing views from the iconic mountain tops of Pedraforca, Puigpedros, Puigmal etc. Furthermore, a visit to the beautiful valley of Nuria or the unforgettable Aiguestortes national park will be experiences that will stay with you for a lifetime! NB! Many of the hiking routes in the Pyrenees are for experienced hikers well equipped for the heights. Always consult the weather forecast and local expertise before heading for the top!

Natural Parks in Catalonia

 We recommende visiting Parc Natural del Delta Del Ebre & Parc Natural de la Zona Volcanica de la Garrotxa. By joining a guided hiking expedition, you can opt for Rupit, encountering canyons, waterfalls, gigantic cliff faces and gorges. A rather cheap option however will be a short journey to Collserola.

Skiing & snowboarding - Ski Resorts in Catalonia

This outdoor activity from November to March. In the Pyrenees, there are over 20 Ski Resorts.

Montjuic climbing

 The largest rocodrom in the entire Europe. You should pay a visit to Climbat, the newly opened climbing center. It's free to use 50 meter high climbing walls.

Have a look at our sporty (and less so) daytime activities in Barcelona!