One of the place that we recommend in Barcelona is viewpoint of the carmel bunkers. Until recently it was not very well known, but there is no doubt that it has become highly options, of the Catalan capital.
How are the Carmel Bunkers
Actually, this place it’s a hill called Turó de la Rovira, that is 250mts above sea level. Despite of the name everybody knows like a “Carmel bunkers” because it’s what’s there… or what’s left. During the civil war it was build, and also anti-aircraft to defend Barcelona of the fascist attack, today you can see this bunkers because still remains of the walls and floors.
Remains of one of the bunkers
Besides having amaizing views of the areas that we knows of Barcelona, also you can see less knows neighborhoods (El carmel, VIlapicina, Guinardo). Also you can see Parc Güell and Tibidabo exceptionals 360º views.
How to get to the Carmel Bunkers.
To get there you have to walk a little bit. You can go by car or by bus, in both cases you have to walk and climb stairs.By bus there is a bus stop right here. line V17 and 119.
Address: Carrer de Marià Labèrnia, s/n, 08032 Barcelona