Visiting Barcelona with the whole family
When planning a vacation with children, you have to think of activities that entertain and amuse the little ones and take advantage of these days off to give them the time that the daily life usually doeskin allow. Barcelona is an ideal destination for this, with many entertainment options for the whole family .
If you visit this city, one of the places you must include in your agenda is the Barcelona Urbà Bosc (Barcelona Urban Forest), an adventure park that has the great advantage of being located in the city, so you do not have to worry about leaving the city.
Located in the Parc del Forum, a public park with unique buildings and open spaces which hosts some of the most important events of the Catalan capital, and is located north of the city and the sea, making it perfect for a complete day at the beach.
Adventure sports in the city
The main amusements that Barcelona offers visitors at the Bosc Urbà adventure sports are amongst others : zip lines, bungee jumping, canoeing, scavenger hunts … All adapted to the age of participants, and in addition the facilities are ready to welcome groups of adults that are also looking for fun.
For children, the orange circuit is proposed, suitable for ages from 4 to 10. It includes 14 low difficulty varied activities, located at a maximum height of 1.5 meters : zip lines, various types of bridges, the pirate network, swings, etc.., In an outdoor trip that will delight little ones and allow them to have fun while practicing physical exercise and enhance coordination skills and ingenuity.
If you want the whole family to participate in the experience, try the blue circuit. It is of medium difficulty and can children from 8 years on can participate. In this case, the platforms have a greater height (up to 4 meters) and the route includes 19 activities, with ziplinesup to 35 meters.
The more adventurous can opt for the red circuit, ideal for those looking for thrills and appropriate in the event that your children are of older age. Whatever you choose it will be an experience you will never forget.
Tickets cost $ 11 for the children´s circuit, 16 euros for the blue circuit 19 euros for children and adults or, in case you have to decide the red one 23 euros for those under 18 euros and 27 for adults . You must be book by phone or email and you can find more information on their official website.
In summer they open from 10h to 15h and from 16h to 20h and winter opening hours arereduced, so it is important to check the timetables before going to make sure it is open.
The Forum Park is well connected and there are several bus lines that connect to it, plus line 4 metro and T4 tram (Maresme-Forum).
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