ID Location - 337 -
- Name:Barcelona Olympic Port
Owner:Consejo Ejecutivo de la Generalidad de Cataluña
GPS Coordinates (Latitude):41º 23' 12 N
GPS Coordinates (Longitude):02º 12' 06 E
Address:Paseo Marítimo de Puerto Olímpico
Contact:Spain Film Commission
Phone:(+34) 954 614 009
Description:The Olympic Port has a rectangular structure with three closure dams that can reach a height of more than 7 m.s.n.m. Located in Barcelona (Catalonia), the southern dike is the continuation of Marina Street, the north dike is an extension of the Pamplona Street. From this point on towards the south we find the third dock, Poblenou, 500 m long and with a curved shape to maximize the energy of the waves.
Climate:Barcelona's Mediterranean climate is characterized by warm temperatures in summer and mild temperatures in winter, without strong variations between the highest and lowest temperatures. The climate is generally mild and warm. The average annual temperature in Barcelona is 16.5 ° C. The precipitation is 611 mm per year.
Historical Period:1991 - 2000
Geographical Environment:The Olympic Port of Barcelona is a marina, in front of the Olympic Village, between the beaches of Barceloneta and Nova Icaria, in the district of Sant Martí.
Historical-Cultural Context:It was built following a design by the architects Oriol Bohigas, Josep Martorell, David Mackay and Albert Puigdomènech, and under the direction of the engineer Joan Ramon de Clascà in 1991, in order to offer the marina the city deserved. It was one of the Generalitat's projects within its initiative to reconvert the city's northern coast into a residential and leisure area.
Usual activities:Marina as well as a touristic and leisure center of the Catalan capital.
Public Transportation Available:Underground: Ciutadella-Vila Olympic Station: 400 m
Station Tram Besos: Ciutadella-Vila Olympic 550 m
Bus lines: 157, 17, 59, 45, 36, 10, 71, 92, 41, N6, N8 and N0.
By car: from the B-10 (Ronda del Litoral), from the main avenues or streets of Barcelona such as the Gran Via or Diagonal.
Public Utilities:Water, electricity, bathrooms, shopping center, weather station and gas station for boats, Bars, Barcelona Casino and Restaurants.
It has a capacity for 743 berths (boats), from 7 to 30 m in length. It has a dock of 2,900 m² and a crane for boats up to 6 T or a travel lift for larger boats (up to 45 T).
Vegetation density:Densely vegetated