The Port Vell area is wheelchair and scooter-friendly in most of its parts. Most of the attractions that can be found here are accessible by wheelchair, such as IMAX, the Maramagnum shopping center and the Aquarium of Barcelona. In some places, like the Aquarium, people with disabilities and their accompanying are entitled for a discount.
A great attraction in this area is to visit the cable car that will take you all the way up to the Montjuic while enjoying the amazing view over the city. The cable car is wheelchair friendly and the best way to get there is by bus.
Public transportation in this area is mostly adapted to wheelchairs. The nearby metro stations, Drassanes (L3) and Barceloneta (L4), are accessible by wheelchairs, however, they are quite far from the port. If you are planning to use public transportation the buses would be the best choice since they are all accessible (for additional information – Public Transportation in Barcelona).
Accessible Hotels in Port Vell
If you are looking for accommodation in Port Vell area, you can find four and five star hotels that are accessible by wheelchair such as Hotel Serhs del Port and W Barcelona (for additional information – Hotels near Port Vell and Accessible Hotels in Barcelona).