The best beaches in Barcelona

When it comes to beaches in Catalonia, there are two coasts that take center stage: the Costa Dorada, belonging to the province of Tarragona, and the Costa Brava, in the province of Girona. However, in the province of Barcelona You can also find sandy areas that are worth visiting. They may not have an equally beautiful natural environment, but they have many other attractions.

Fancy discovering some of the best Beaches from the province of Barcelona? Well, be very attentive to what we tell you next!

La Barceloneta, Barcelona

How could it be otherwise, we will start by talking about La Barceloneta, the oldest and famous from the city of Barcelona. It is a very central urban beach that is very easy to reach by public transport. For this reason, it is also one of the busiest in Barcelona. One of the great advantages of this beach is that it has extensive sports and leisure equipment.

Ocata Beach, Masnou

Ocata beach
We also want to tell you about Ocata Beach, which is located in The Masnou, next to the marina. With more than a kilometer in length, this sandy area is quite wide and has numerous services: showers, beach bars, restaurants, areas for practicing sports, security services ... In addition, at night it offers numerous cultural and leisure options. It is also important to note that nudism is authorized in one of the sections.

Castelldefels beach

Castelldefels beach
The Playa de Castelldefels, an extensive sandy area located 18 kilometers from the city of Barcelona, ​​could not be missing from this list. It is a fine sand beach that is located between the Llobregat delta and the limestone massif of Garraf. In addition to practicing numerous water sports, you can enjoy all kinds of services: showers, children's play areas, sanitary cabins, litter bins, wooden walkways ... In addition, the city council offers free Wifi.

San Sebastián beach, Sitges

San Sebastian beach
The quintessential Sitges beach is San Sebastián, an urban beach with a promenade and fine sand from which you can see the town's beautiful old town. And it is not to be forgotten that Sitges is one of the most beautiful of the entire province.

Cala Morisca, Sitges

Morisca cove
Also in Sitges is Cala Morisca, a small beach naturist Surrounded by cliffs that offers different services: bar-restaurant, parking, WC, showers ... It is made up of bowling and golden sand and offers calm waters. As for the name, it comes from the Moors who inhabited this area of ​​Garraf.

Oil Bridge Beach, Badalona

Oil Bridge Beach
From Sitges we moved to Badalona, a coastal city located next to Barcelona that offers numerous beaches. Perhaps the most beautiful is that of the Oil Bridge, which has been renovated in recent years. Its name comes from the old bridge from which hydrocarbons were discharged. The bridge is preserved, although it has been renovated, and today it is one of the best places in Badalona to dive. In addition, here is the factory of the famous Monkey Anise.

Casetas del Garraf Beach

Casetas del Garraf Beach
Another beach that cannot be missed on the list is the Casetas del Garraf Beach, which stands out for its casetas. sailors located between the beach and the train track. Of fine sand and stones, the sandy area offers different services: showers, toilets, hammock rental, rescue equipment ...

San Pol beach

San Pol beach
Finally, we want to talk about San Pol Beach, the main sandy area of ​​this Catalan town. It is located in the city center and offers all kinds of services.

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