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05/07/2017

Barcelona, famous for its sport tradition.

Are you wondering about coming to the Barcelona Triathlon? This October you’ll be able to participate in a big sports event that will gather people from many different places and ages.

Are you wondering about coming to the Barcelona Triathlon? This October you’ll be able to participate in a big sports event that will gather people from many different places and ages.

This race offers you the possibility to swim in the calm waters of the Mediterranean, and cycling and running through emblematic places in the city!

Barcelona, the capital of Catalonia, is a modern city, Cosmopolitan, cozy and world famous for its sports tradition, and not just for the 92 Olympic Games.

If you are in Barcelona and you like sports, here is a list of recommendations. Obligatory places to visit for all lovers of sports:

  • Carretera de les Aigües:
    From this road, you will enjoy the most amzing views of the city.
    It’s especially popular among cyclists and runners who use it for their trainings. It’s a part of the Ronda Verda, which is considered as a leisure cyclist itinerary that passes through parks, gardens and great avenues.
  • Camp Nou
    Soccer field of the F.C. Barcelona. Located in the neighbourhood of Les Corts. The visit to the Barça museum is one of the most successful tourist attractions in the city.
  • Anella Olímpica:
    This place has the set of sports facilities on the Montjuïc mountain in Barcelona, which were rebuilt and inaugurated for  the 1992 Olympic Games. It has an extension of approximately 400 hectares.
    There, you can visit:
    Estadi Olímpic Lluís Companys: built for the International Exhibition of Barcelona. It was rebuilt  in 1992.
    Palau Sant Jordi. Multifunctional Pavilion built for the Olympic Games.
    Swimming pools Bernat Picornell.
    Torre de Comunicacions de Montjuïc: it is also called Torre Calatrava, it was designed by the architect and engineer Santiago Calatrava.

CNLT can arrange a personalized bike tour to visit those places on electric bicycle. Ask us! We will surprise you!