What the media say
The cultural resources of the Barcelona area have scored 8.84 in the online evaluation of tourist attractions, according to the iRON Online Reputation Index. This index analyses more than one million online opinions for more than 14,000 tourist attractions in the Barcelona area, found on the main online platforms.
Hotels achieve the best tourism occupancy rates this summer. Hotels achieved an average occupancy rate of 81.1% in the 2018 summer season (June to September), three percentage points below that of 2017, according to the September Flash Survey on tourism occupancy for accommodation in the Barcelona area.
Barcelona Provincial Council and the Ministry of Territory and Sustainability of the Government of Catalonia are providing new bus routes to the Montseny and Sant Llorenç del Munt i l’Obac natural parks. The new routes, which were given a trial run last year in Montseny, will operate all year round on Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays, when there’s a greater influx of visitors.