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General Information

Sants is a district in Barcelona, located between Plaça d’Espanya, Parc de Joan Miro and Corts area where the famous Camp Nou stadium is situated. It is not among the main tourist attractions in Barcelona and there aren’t many interesting landmarks in this district.

Nonetheless, a lot of tourists visit this quarter because one of the main city’s train stations, Barcelona Sants train station (Estacio de Barcelona-Sants) is located there. Moreover, it is an important place for those who rent a car in the Catalan city – it is where cars are rented and returned. Finally, Sants is also an ideal district to find a cheap accommodation that is close to the city center.

Tips and Recommendations for Visiting Sants


  • Though Sants is not one of the main tourist attractions of Barcelona, it is a very nice and authentic area. Furthermore, if one arrive to this quarter, he can visit Mercat de Sants, a small and interesting market. Besides this, in front of Barcelona Sants train station (Estacio de Barcelona-Sants) there is a beautiful park, Parc de l’Espanya Industrial. Its name refers to the fact that Sants is an industrial area.
  • Nearby there is a station of the Hop-on Hop-off bus red line (for additional information – Hop-on Hop-off Bus Map).

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Getting there

L1 (red) – Stations: Mercat Nou and Plaça de Sants.

L3 (green) – Sants Estació station.

L5 (blue) – Stations: Plaça de Sants and Sants Estació.

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