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Festival Tarraco Viva Tarragona

Roman festival - Tarragona near Barcelona

Event date: May every year
Event location: Tarragona - 1 hour south of Barcelona
Hotels: Hotels in Tarragona

Festival Tarraco Viva. Tarraco is the Roman name for Tarragona. 11 day Festival in May in Tarragona and nearby towns to celebrate the Roman history of Tarraco and region. Come and explore the Roman times with activities like re-enactments of daily life in the ancient Roman era, Roman soldiers, gladiator fights, theatre, festivities and food.

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Carrer de Major, 39
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How to get to this venue

How to get to Tarragona from Barcelona
Tarragona is a coastal city 1 hour south of Barcelona by car or train. It is the capital of the Spanish province of the same name and the capital of the Catalan comarca Tarragonès. Tarragona was a Roman imperial city found before called Tarraco. There are many impressive roman ruins in Tarragona, including the partial ruins of Amphitheatre of Tarragona a Roman circus, Roman walls and the Roman aqueduct. The Roman ruins of Tarraco have been designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site. In May every year Tarragona organises a wonderful Roman festival called Tarraco Viva. It is easy to get to Tarragona from Barcelona by car, by train, by bus or on a day tour from Barcelona.

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How to get to Tarragona from Barcelona

By Train
There are many daily train connections from Barcelona to Tarragona both regular trains (travel time 1 hour and 20 minutes) and high-speed AVE trains (travel time 30 to 60 minutes.)
>    Renfe - Trains to Tarragona timetables and prices 

By Car
Take the AP-7 motorway or N-340 road to get to Barcelona. The N-420 road goes to Reus.
>     Google maps driving route from Barcelona to Tarragona

By Bus
Take the bus to and from Tarragona bus station which has bus companies for domestic routes like ALSA and for international routes (Eurolines)  Take the Plana bus service to get to and from “Camp de Tarragona” train station to the Tarragona bus station.
>    ALSA buses has daily bus routes to Tarragona

By Air
>  Nearest airports to Tarragona are Barcelona airport and Reus Airport.

Hotels in Tarragona
>   Hotels in Tarragona
>  Apartments in Tarragona

Barcelona Event 

Barcelona Events:
Festival Tarraco Viva - Tarragona
15.05.2016 - 29.05.2016
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