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Event Description

Barcelona Bike Week 2014              Tweet this All Barcelona events
Setmana del la Bici 2014

Event date:
Tuesday 10th June to Sunday 15th June 2014
Event location: 
Passeig Lluis Companys by Arc del Triomf

15th edition of Barcelona Bike Week - Setmana de la bicicleta which aims to promote more use of daily bicycle transport in the city as well as safe bicycling. Join in the many bike related activities. All BCN bike week activities are free and usually include daily evening bike rides with a free bike. Activities are centred around Arc de Triomf on the final weekend with a programme that includes bike workshops for children, electric bicycle tours, free ITB bike check-ups,  bike nights, second hand bike market and other activities.
Another fun activity is the Night Bike Ride called "Bicicletada nocturna."  SEE FULL PROGRAMME BARCELONA BIKE WEEK. 

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Event address & map

Arc del Triomf on Passeig Lluis CompanysGoogle Map
Venue:
Arc del Triomf on Passeig Lluis Companys
Street:
Passeig de Lluís Companys
Postal Code:
08003
City:
Barcelona
Country:
Country: es

How to get to this venue

How to get to Arc del Triomf in Barcelona

Google maps location Passeig Lluis Companys

Arc del Triomf on Passeig Lluis Companys. The arch monument was built as the entrance to the Barcelona 1888 Universal exhibition. It was designed by modernist architect "Josep Vilaseca i Casanovas" in a moorish revival style. The stone sculpture on the front frieze is by Josep Reynés and is called "Barcelona rep les nacions" in Catalan which means "Barcelona welcomes the nations." The opposite frieze contains a stone carving named "Recompense", a work from the earliest period of sculptor Josep Llimona. At the top of the arch you can see the Barcelona coat of arms and also that of all the 49 other Spanish provinces by artists Torquat Tassó and Antoni Vilanova.

The street and pedestrian passage from the Arc del Triomf arch to the Parc de la Ciutatdella is called Pg Lluis Companys   This space is perferct for smaller events and festivals and often is part of bigger city wide festivals. Notable annual events on the Passeig Lluis Companys are the Setmana de la bicicleta bike week, independence day meetings on 11th September called Festa per la Llibertat and often this venue is used for big football match screenings and as part of many top festivals in Barcelona. It is a lovely place for walks and for bicycling especially in combination with a visit to the park Cuitadella.


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Getting to Arc del Triomf and
Passeig Lluis Companys

By Metro 
The nearest metro station to Arc del Triomf is station Arc del Triomf on Pg Sant Joan

Red L1
station Arc de Triomf     
BCN metro map

By public bus
Bus lines that stop near Arc del Triomf
19, 39, 40, 41, 42, 55, 141, B25, N11 i N4
TMB Barcelona city travel planner



By Taxi 
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Barcelona Event 

Barcelona Events:
Setmana de la bicicleta - Barcelona Bike Week 2014
When:
10.06.2014 - 15.06.2014
Where:
Barcelona
Category:
Sports events