November in Barcelona is one of the best times to visit the capital of Spain’s Catalonia region. As the heat waves and crowds from the summer dwindle down, fall is the perfect time to explore this cultural and culinary hub.
Speaking of food, you will find that the local food scene in Barcelona is a fusion of Mediterranean flavors, with influence from its French and Italian neighbors. The best place to explore this blend of food is at Mercado de La Boqueria, referred to as La Boqueria by locals.
Located in the middle of the city, La Boqueria is an open market of dozens of chefs and vendors who sell some of the best local cuisines the city has to offer. From tapas, empanadas, chocolate, spices, and more, the market serves as an unofficial landmark in Barcelona that you don’t want to miss.
November kicks off various festivals in Barcelona, including the city’s annual International Jazz Fest, L’Alternativa Film Festival, and the Manga Fair to celebrate writers and illustrators.
Right now, there are unreal deals to Barcelona from New York and Los Angeles for as low as $289 round-trip this November.
How To Book
From New York:
Head over to Skyscanner and set your departing and return date for the whole month of November. You will find various direct flights to Barcelona from New York City for less than $300 round-trip.
The cheapest flight option is from Nov. 13 through Nov. 26 on Delta Airlines for $288.13.
From Los Angeles
To book a flight from Los Angles, plug in Nov. 12 through Nov. 18 into Skyscanner.
This flight option, offered by Swiss Airlines, requires a long layover in Zurich in both directions. Maximize the most of your trip and explore two-cities for the price of one.