Beaches and cycle of the water

The role of cities in the natural cycle of water is crucial. Managing water resources in a global focus throughout the water cycle in a responsible manner is essential and includes the supply of water available, sewer and storm water retention, and public fountains ornamental lakes, beaches and water consumption in the city.

Water walks

Water Paths|Ways 2

Barcelona city has a rich collection of public and ornamental fountains of great natural, historical, social and cultural value.

Annual maintenance works are currently being carried out on the city's ornamental fountains and lakes. A number of water facilities may be temporary out of order. Please consult the oficial site for more information

Fountains of Barcelona

Agenda of Cicle of the Water

New summer choreographies at the Magic Fountain

This summer, the Magic Fountain debuts new choreography to the most current hits, do not miss it!

Barcelona's drinking fountains, on your mobile!

The Fonts Bcn app allows you to locate any of the city's 1,600 drinking-water fountains.

The Magic Fountain bubbles up from Tuesday to Sunday

The municipal installations are expanding their timetable and are now offering the water, light and color performance from Thursday to Sunday, 9:00 pm to 11:30 pm, through October 30th. Don't miss out!

NOTICE: Saturday the 7th of June, the Magic Fountain show has been called off

Due to the 25th Havanera Night in the City of Barcelona festival, the Magic Fountain's music and light performance has been called off on the 7th of June.

Agenda of Cicle of the Water

News of Cycle of the water

What sculptures can be found on Barcelona beaches?

L'estel ferit [The wounded star] by Rebecca Horn or Peix [Fish] by Frank Gehry are just some of the works on Sant Sebastià, Barceloneta and Nova Icària beaches. Discover them all!

Video 'Sculptures on the beaches'

A summer of films… on the beach

This summer, Sant Sebastià beach once again becomes an open-air cinema, with independent films that have already been screened at the best film festivals in Catalonia.

Blue flags for Barcelona's beaches

For the second year running, all of Barcelona's eight beaches have obtained blue flags, which certify that they have clean sand and water, easy access, good signposting and environmental education campaigns.

Video 'blue Flags on the beaches'

New activities on Barcelona's coastline

Between the months of March and September, the Beach Centre invites you to take part in the many activities it has to offer, both those designed for everyone and those for particular groups. Check out its programme!

News of Cycle of the water

Distinguished web pages

  • Piece of Advice of City

  • Strategic Plan of Tourism of the City of Barcelona

  • Moving in bicycle

  • online formalities

  • Foundation Jaume Bofill

  • School routes

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