The Complete Guide To The Best Skate Spots In Barcelona (With Maps)
June 23, 2018
Barcelona is a world famous destination in the skate world. Do you want to discover the best skate spots in Barcelona? Let’s put the best stake spots in Barcelona on the map!
The Best Skate Spots In Barcelona
Barcelona is a perfect destination for skateboarders.
- Relaxed skate policy
- Cool skater vibe
- Fantastic weather.
There is even a hostel with a half pipe!
And, obviously, there a lot of great skate spots in Barcelona!
MACBA is one of the world’s best and most famous skateboard spots.
Central location, right in front of the Barcelona Museum of Contemporary Art, cool casual vibe.
The MACBA is the meeting spot for main skaters in Barcelona.
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Watch out for pickpockets and keep your stuff under control at all times.
One of the best things about MACBA is the ground, which is made of marble and is fast and smooth.
The spot has a long ledge, stairs, and central trick area.
There is a hostel in Barcelona with an indoor half pipe!! Seriously!! Book here!
Old Sants Estacio – Placa dels Paisos Catalans (Gone)
Most benches are gone, not like in the old videos.
Used to be the main skating spot in Barcelona. Now the ground is partially destroyed. and many benches are gone.
Just next to it there is a nice metallic ramp.
Parallel – Tres Xemeneies (Gone)
Perfect for manuals, some grinds, cool location.
Similar to old Parallel, but less natural.
Placa Universitat (Universitat Square) Ledges
Nice long marble benches and good ground, very close to Macba.
Too crowded by tourists usually.
The benches are fantastic but usually very busy. And there is increased problems with the police.
Arc de Triomf
A nice flat area perfect for long manuals with some inclined ledges.
Location is very close to Parc de La Ciutadella, which is great to chill for a while or go for a coffee nearby.
Skatepark Mar Bella (Near Poblenou)
This spot has a nice bowl and is quite popular with bikes and rollers as well.
It’s perfect in the summer, just a few minutes away from the beach.
Skatepark La Guineueta (Via Favencia)
Located on the higher end of town, in a non-touristy area. Usually not too crowded, but watch out for dodgy situations at night.
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What is your favourite skate spot in Barcelona?