We invite you to discover, enjoy and respect our territory by practising ethical and sustainable tourism. Here are some ideas for making the right decisions as a responsible tourist.

Resources with Biosphere Commitment to Sustainability




10 ideas for being a responsible traveller


Enjoy every moment

Sustainable ideas for discovering the regions of Barcelona throughout the four seasons

A land to last forever

Five suggestions for visiting the regions of Barcelona without wasting natural resources or harming the environment

About the local culture

5 tips for enjoying the regions of Barcelona without feeling like just another tourist

Travelling without polluting is possible

Four suggestions for getting around the regions of Barcelona in a sustainable way

Artisanal bread route

Flavour and tradition in a gastronomic tour of the Lluçanès region, which both modern foodies and members of the older generations with nostalgia for the past will love.  

Step by step

Inviting hiking trails for you to slip on your walking boots.

Discover the territory

El Baix Llobregat

El Baix Llobregat is an ideal destination for amazing getaways very close to Barcelona. At sea, river or mountain, there are so many interesting proposals that you will not want to stay home.

El Garraf

This is a land of farmers, sailors and artists, who live both with the peace of nature and the din of the party. In El Garraf region you can discover beaches, curious limestone landscapes and some interesting modernist heritage.

El Maresme

Among beaches and peaks, the Maresme region is the quintessential Mediterranean paradise. An ideal place for water sports, with many alternative activities to also enjoy the mountains.

El Vallès Occidental

This plain – bounded by mountains – impresses with its unique natural areas and its outstandingly preserved architectural heritage. The richness of the Vallès Occidental region is so great that it is hard to believe!

El Vallès Oriental

In El Vallès Oriental there are many ways to enjoy your leisure time. Nature walks, cultural tours, sporting events and thermalism are the main strengths of a region with a wide range of attractions.

L'Alt Penedès

Never-ending vineyards represent the Alt Penedès unique landmark. Scattered with farmhouses and small rural towns, the region showcases a surprising architectural and archaeological heritage.

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