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Columbus Monument

Monumento a Colon or the Columbus monument is a 60-metre-tall monument dedicated to the legendary Christopher Columbus, in Barcelona. Completed in 1888 at the exact location where Columbus returned to Spain after his first voyage, in the lower end of La Rambla, the monument reminds both residents and tourists of his notable discoveries. Several copies of the monument can be found in locations such as the Shima Spanish Village and the Mini-Europe Park located in Belgium, Brussels. Being a huge city with several districts, Barcelona is also the second largest city in Spain and a popular tourist attraction.

  • Visit the magnificent structure known as the Columbus Monument, with its unique statue, column, octagonal pedestal, and plinth that showcase important scenes from Columbus’ first voyage to the new world.
  • Enjoy historic tours at Barcelona's Museum of Natural History and CosmoCaixa Science museum as well as the delightful aerial tramway harbour cable car ride that connects Montjuic and Barceloneta.
  • Experience Barcelona’s famous annual festivals, which run at various times throughout the year and include Sonar, Festes de la Merce, and Festes de Gracia.

With two terminals, the local airport receives many visitors on a daily basis. Transportation is available from the airport in the form of taxis, minibuses, EuropeShuttle service, and the airport train service. Barcelona-Sants, Barcelona-Passeig de Gracia, and Barcelona-Estacio de Franca offer alternative trains to various parts of the city and Europe. Getting to attractions such as Gaudi Architectural sites and the Columbus Monument is easy with a number of bicycle hire companies, scooters, public buses, and exotic transportation such as Tramvia Blau, the old tram system and the Funicular. Car hire is also an option, although parking can be expensive.

Hotels near Columbus Monument

416 hotels near Columbus Monument

1 Hotel Rialto

3 stars
4.3 / 5 28 reviews

Ferran, 42 Map

Set in the heart of the tourist and shopping area, Rialto Hotel Barcelona is ideal for tourists who want to experience the spirit of Barcelona. Harlem Jazz Club is a popular nightclub that offers... More

2 Medinaceli Hotel Barcelona

4 stars
3.8 / 5 6 reviews

Duc de Medinaceli, 8 Map

Close to all that the Barcelona has to offer, Medinaceli Hotel features a warm welcome and pleasant ambience to make your stay comfortable. GeneralDuring leisure, you can explore the surrounding... More

3 Royal Ramblas Hotel Barcelona

4 stars
4.2 / 5 5 reviews

Les Rambles, 117 Map

Known for its privileged location on Barcelona's most popular and well-known street of Las Ramblas, The Royal Ramblas Hotel Barcelona is just the place to make your vacation an enjoyable one. ... More

4 Suizo Hotel Barcelona

3 stars
4.7 / 5 3 reviews

Placa De L'Angel, 12 Map

Excellent location and comfortable accommodation makes Suizo Hotel Barcelona a unique place for business and leisure travellers in Barcelona. It is few metres away from Cathedral Santa Eulalia, an... More

5 Borne Downtown Studios

4 stars
4.0 / 5

Sant Antoni dels Sombrerers, 4 Map

Borne Down Town Studios are located in a marvelous privileged position, close to one of Barcelonas most famous church, Santa Maria Del Mar, and to the remarkable Passeig Del Borne. Las Ramblas, the... More

6 Jazz Hotel Barcelona

3 stars
4.5 / 5 10 reviews

Pelai, 3 Map

Offering an unbeatable location, the Jazz Hotel with its luxurious accommodation is one of the most prominent cosmopolitan hotels of the city. GeneralThe hotel also offers 2 fully equipped... More

7 MH Apartments Guell

4 stars
3.4 / 5

Nou de la Rambla , 20 Map

Providing self-catering units in the heart of the historic city, MH Apartments Guell Barcelona makes for a convenient base for tourists exploring Barcelona. This cosy accommodation is within easy... More

8 Hotel Denit

3 stars
4.5 / 5 2 reviews

Estruc, 24-26 Map

With chic accommodations and central location, Hotel Denit Barcelona makes for an ideal base for travellers visiting heritage-rich Barcelona. This stylish hotel offers easy access to the... More

9 Pulitzer Hotel Barcelona

4 stars
5.0 / 5 1 reviews

Bergara, 6-8 Map

Pulitzer Hotel offers comfortable accommodation and convenient facilities to make your stay in Barcelona a pleasant one. General The hotel boasts a meeting room, business centre office, library... More

10 Gotico Hotel Barcelona

4 stars
4.5 / 5 2 reviews

Jaume I, 14 Map

Featuring deluxe accommodations in the heart of the Gothic district, Gotico Hotel Barcelona makes for a fitting base for discerning travellers exploring the capital of Catalonia. This Barcelona... More