Barcelona Adventure: Extreme Sports in Barcelona

Extreme Sports in Barcelona

Are you visiting Barcelona and looking for something exciting to do to liven up your trip? There are many extreme sports in Barcelona for you to consider. In and around the city of Barcelona you can find extreme activities such as, rock climbing, sky diving, mountain bike, wake board, free jump, rafting or hiking. Here is some more information on each of these extreme sports in Barcelona.

1. Mountain Biking

Extreme Sports in Barcelona

When it comes to mountain biking in Barcelona there are trails for every level. Around the city there are a lot of National Parks which have trails as well as the mountain that surrounds the city. Mountain biking is a good way to get out of the city and explore the more natural side of Barcelona. If you’re interested in mountain biking while you’re here check out Terra Diversion, they offer GPS self-guided and guided mountain biking tours year round.

2. Rock Climbing

Extreme Sports in Barcelona

If you are interested in rock climbing during your time in Barcelona there are a few different indoor and outdoor places to go climbing. In the city I found an indoor gym, Sharma Climbing BCN, which offers gear rentals and day passes to go climbing. If you would rather go outside enjoy the nature and see more of the beauty of the city Barcelona Climb offers guided trips for climbers of different levels.

3. Wake boarding, Paddle Surfing, and other Water Sports

Extreme Sports in Barcelona

If water sports are more of your thing then there are extreme sports in Barcelona for you too! Barcelona’s location on the the Mediterranean Sea provides for a lot of options when it comes to water sports. In the Sant Marti neighborhood of Barcelona you will find multiple of the cities beaches.  Just north of these beaches you can find The Barcelona Cable Park, a company where you can practice wake boarding, wake skating and paddle surfing without leaving the city.

Open to all levels, you can pay for time to go out on the water and do the sport of your choice. If interested in other sports check out our blog on Barcelona Activities.

4. Bungee Jumping

Extreme Sports in Barcelona

If you’re not afraid of heights and looking for a real adrenaline rush during your time in Barcelona, you should try bungee jumping! Just an hour outside of Barcelona you can enjoy the view of Costa Brava or if you can’t make it that far stay closer to the city in Sant Sadurní d’Anoia.

5. Skydiving

Extreme Sports in Barcelona

One of the most extreme sports in Barcelona is Skydiving! Around the city you may find many different areas to  skydive. Enjoy an extreme adrenaline rush during your 1-minute free-fall. If you’re interested, check out SkyDiveBCN for prices and more details.

Now you know about some of the extreme sports in Barcelona and you should have no problem making your trip lively and exciting. There or no excuses for a boring stay in the city. I hope this blog has helped you enjoy your stay in the most extreme way.

If you have done any other extreme sports in Barcelona or know of something that is not on this list, comment and let us know!


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