Arc de Triomf, Barcelona

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Like Barcelona itself, the Arc de Triomf is at once both international and Spanish. Spend some time enjoying the street artists and carnival-like atmosphere that surround this arch. Gaze up at it and try to decipher the various symbols. While the style and proportions are classical, out of respect for visitors from abroad, the red brick and sculptures are in line with neo-Mudéjar Spanish architecture. This was a fashionable choice before the turn of the 20th century, when this arch was built. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Arc de Triomf by using our Barcelona trip itinerary builder.
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  • This is a fantastic monument built in 1888 that showcase Barcelona's architect designs. Great for photography. Walk through the arch, you will find yourselves in a wide promenade. Take a break from...  more »
  • This is a fantastic monument in a great location. You can walk through the Arc de Triomf and wonder at the amazing architecture. It’s situated on a long walkway which at the end is the Parc de Las...  more »

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