Olympic marina surrounded by a touristic atmosphere with restaurants and hotels
It is a sporting marina located in the Vila Olímpic in Poblenou suburb. It is surrounded by the Barcelona and Nova Icària beaches. Port Olímpic was designed by the architects Oriol Bohigas, Josep Martorell, David Mackay and Albert Puigdomènech. The construction was directed by the engineer Joan Ramon de Clascà.
It was planified and built for the Olympic Games in 1992. It has easy Access and it is considered an urban port. Currently it is managed by the company POBASA (Port Olímpic de Barcelona S.A.). Picture from the construction by Jordi Todó (TAVISA / AFB).