El Prat de Llobregat

Province: Barcelona
Shire: Baix Llobregat
Inhabitants: 63434
Extension: 31,4 Km2
Altitude: 8 m

El Prat de Llobregates a town in the Baix Llobregat, which is part of the metropolitan area of ??Barcelona.

The beginnings of El Prat de Llobregat were delayed, it is not until the seventeenth century that you begin to install houses around a square. All this led to the opening of a butcher in a crossroad, which led to the construction of a parish and a hostel, which in turn led craftsmen in the area. They organize into two rows of houses, which will turn it into the main street, the only one for a long time in El Prat de Llobregat.

Being able to connect the town with Barcelona through a boat trip, El Prat de Llobregat became an interesting place for its location. However, during the nineteenth century the population grows mainly by farmers and laborers and artisans they contract. But with the construction of a bridge spanning the river and the railroad arrived, everything changes.

In the twentieth century, El Prat de Llobregat expands. Agriculture is affected by the arrival of industry and aviation, which was also the influx of population. This involved various problems, such as lack of housing or school places or sewer. However, El Prat de Llobregat was able to resolve these issues and evolve. So much so, that within its boundaries found some of the most important elements of Catalonia: Barcelona El Prat Airport.

Similarly, in El Prat de Llobregat find other elements such as the Marconi telegraph station, designed by modernist architect Puig, Silk School, Muntadas Tower or the Municipal Market, noucentista style.

In addition, El Prat de Llobregat is recognized throughout its native breed of fowls and chickens potablava.

Where to sleep

Fundesplai, Cases de Colònies

At Fundesplai, we manage 17 houses of colonies and hostels and 8…

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Hostal Sans

Barcelona (a 6 Km)

It is located in the center of one of the longest commercial…

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AB Apartment Barcelona

Barcelona (a 8 Km)

AB Apartment Barcelona is a rental agency for short and long term…

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Guitart Grand Passage

Barcelona (a 8.4 Km)

Modern hotel where design is intended to make your stay a detail.…

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Aparhotel Atenea Calabria

Barcelona (a 7.4 Km)

The Calabria apartments offer a stunning location in the Eixample district of…

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Vilamarí

Barcelona (a 7 Km)

Vilamarí The Hotel is located 250 meters from Plaza de Spain and…

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Aparhotel Atenea Barcelona

Barcelona (a 6.9 Km)

In the Diagonal, in the heart of the commercial, financial and business…

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Generator Barcelona

Barcelona (a 9.5 Km)

Barcelona generator is a high-design hostel whose decor displays a mix of…

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Where to eat

Restaurant Barna Brew

Barcelona (a 7.7 Km)

There is no better place to try our beers, fresh directly from…

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Garage Beer Co.

Barcelona (a 8.3 Km)

Enjoy a craft brewery and a bar at the same time, with…

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Fàbrica Moritz Barcelona

Barcelona (a 8.1 Km)

The Moritz Barcelona Factory is a unique space, divided into three floors,…

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Pirineu en Boca

Barcelona (a 9.5 Km)

Pirineu in Boca was born in March 2015 as the result of…

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Restaurant Dans le Noir? Barcelona

Barcelona (a 9.7 Km)

Dans le Noir? brings us the true essence of taste, makes us…

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Can Solé

Barcelona (a 9.4 Km)

One of the most emblematic restaurants in Barcelona and of the few…

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Restaurant Teresa Carles Barcelona

Barcelona (a 8.6 Km)

Teresa Carles is one of the reference Vegetarian Restaurants in Barcelona. Our…

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Restaurant Windsor

Barcelona (a 8.8 Km)

The Windsor restaurant, located in Barcelona, ​​is a benchmark of contemporary Catalan…

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What to do

Turisme Baix Llobregat

The Tourism Consortium means a great opportunity to improve the quality of…

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Barcelona és molt més

Discovers that Barcelona is much more! Near Barcelona have a world of…

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Wolf Room Escape, Missionleak

Cornellà de Llobregat (a 2.6 Km)

Being the adrenaline to the surface in this fantastic Room Escape. We…

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Museu de les Aigües

Cornellà de Llobregat (a 4 Km)

The Agbar Water Museum is a contemporary museum dedicated to water, which…

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Bank of Thaqar Room Escape, Missionleak

Cornellà de Llobregat (a 3.6 Km)

In this exciting Room Escape you will put yourself in the skin…

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Gené Karting

Viladecans (a 6.2 Km)

Gené Karting is an indoor track of the most advanced in terms…

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Fàbrica Moritz Barcelona

Barcelona (a 8.1 Km)

The Moritz Barcelona Factory is a unique space, divided into three floors,…

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Literat Tours

Barcelona (a 7.5 Km)

Discover new, unknown, curious facets of Barcelona's cultural heritage. We also deal…

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News

Find your summer in Baix Llobregat

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Weather forecast

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Events

The Barcelona Marathon

25/10/2020

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Festival of Art Al Comercio de Viladecans

22/09/2020 - 30/11/2020

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Deals

Bike & Taste - Self-Guided Electric Bike Route through the…

Biketours (Barcelona) (a 9.4 Km)

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35.00 € 32.00 €

Bike & Taste - Self-Guided Route with Conventional Bike…

Biketours (Barcelona) (a 9.4 Km)

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25.00 € 23.00 €

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