The Port Olimpic was built for the Barcelona Olympics of 1992. At one point, this area was indeed no more than an abandoned collection of factories and old buildings.
Looking for a Sailing Cruise in Barcelona?
Of course, even with all these activities, you will want to make sure you enjoy the water. It's easy to take a sailing cruise in Barcelona right from this new marina. Port Olimpic is fully equipped with everything you will need to get out on the ocean, including the ports and service providers. Currently, there are 740 berths.
You can also find a boat for hire, and even get a skipper if you wish. There are organizations dedicated to helping tourists with their sailing cruise in Barcelona as well as sailing schools right at the port. There is even a Port Olímpic Club de Mar or "Sea Club" that helps people learn how to sail.
We also offers a variety of sailing trips that will take you to wonderful locations throughout the city. Some of these trips are occasionaly available at a discounted rate.
As you can see, there are lots to do at the Olympic harbor. At this point, it has actually become an integral part of the city. While the restaurants and clubs can get pricey, you can find discounts on our site and also with passes like the Barcelona card.
Plenty of Activities at Port Olympic
The Olympic marina, now that it has been revitalized, it is a fun-filled area that is full of Barcelona restaurants, bars, nightlife, and beaches. In the 1992 games, the sailing competitions all took place right outside the harbor. But even though the Olympics are long gone, there is still plenty to do at this exciting destination.
If you are looking to have some fun, definitely check out this hotspot.