Passeig de Gracia Shopping
The district is within walking distance from most of Barcelona’s biggest attractions and is serviced by the metro. Many tourist head here to enjoy the wealth of shopping found down Passeig de Gracia, the main street that cuts through the heart of Eixample. Here you’ll find designer brands including Prada, Louis Vuitton and Chanel making it the cities most luxury shopping destination.
The district is home to some of Barcelona’s best art nouveau pieces including Casa Mila (the Pedrera Building), one of Gaudi’s last residential properties. Other modernista architects who influenced Eixample include Josep Puig I Cadafalch. It’s here that you’ll also find the world-famous Sagrada Familia too, an architectural landmark that’s a must-see on any visit to Barcelona.