With a Barcelona hen party, you get the opportunity to do a number of things better than you can anywhere else - top up your natural tan before the wedding, enjoy a city that absolutely lives to party and when you're tired of that, take on some of Europe's best hen party activities which range from sexy salsa dancing to chartering a yacht for a day on the waves! Whatever you've got in mind, we have Barcelona hen do ideas to satisfy your needs.
So you and the girls have been lying on the beach all day, gorging yourselves on delicious fresh seafood and admiring the works of Gaudi from afar it's definitely time for a rest. Luckily, we've got it covered and there's a wide variety of pampering Barcelona hen activities which you and your friends can indulge in during your stay. Top of the list simply has to be a trip to Barcelona's beautiful Arab baths. Traditional in the Arabic world, hot communal baths are common and Barcelona has its own beautiful ‘hamam' too! Sweat it out in the steaming waters and brave the chilly ‘frigidarium' if you're feeling brave… If you'd rather try out something a little more familiar, it's easy to enjoy a massage with spa experience right in central Barcelona too. Treat the bride to be to a rare stress-free moment and soak in warming, bubbly spa pools and relieve tension with a massage from a professional beauty therapist. When you're looking to fit a quick pampering session into your jam packed weekend, it's simple to book up a back massage and pop in when you need a pick me up in the city.
Barcelona is located right on the coast, so watersports are well worth a try on hen parties here in this beautiful Spanish city under the roasting Mediterranean sun. Wakeboarding is a really fun coastal Barcelona hen activity which combines the techniques and thrills involved in water skiing, snowboarding and surfing, so it's perfect if you're keen to get the adrenaline flowing and really challenge your mates to some white-knuckle adventure! White water ribbing is similarly hair-raising and is probably best described as white water rafting… but without all the effort. You and your friends will sit in a speedboat which will take the group on a journey across churning waves in a totally thrilling adventure be sure to bring along your sea legs! If all of that sounds a little bit too scary for your tastes then why not kick back, relax and hire your own yacht? Get your shades and teeny bikinis ready and make like totally glamorous celebs aboard a boat hired just for you and your friends! What could be better than sipping champagne whilst you float upon the seven seas with your nearest and dearest!?
When visiting Spain, we've got loads of different activities on offer which will help you to really soak up the very best of traditional Spanish culture. Try out learning the classic fiery Latin dance of salsa with your friends! Whether you're a salsa supremo or have trouble telling your right from your left, everybody will love trying out some smouldering moves in this class where hips get swinging and a whole lot of sass comes as standard. Perfect for trying out on the dance floor later! Everybody knows that Spain is famous for its delicious, fresh, Mediterranean cuisine and when you book your Barcelona hen activities with GoHen, you have the opportunity to try out cooking some of the country's most popular and iconic dishes for yourself. From gazpacho and tortilla to paella and even sangria, there's a dish to suit everyone's palette and those tasty Spanish flavours are bound to impress friends and family back home! Not only will you and the girls get to learn a whole new skill on this activity, cooking with your best friends is also a whole lot of fun. If you'd rather leave the kitchen skills to the experts, why not book up our tapas and wine tasting night? Try out a wide range of delicious and traditional Spanish tapas dishes which involve a variety of very small, bite-sized treats and wash it all down with some of the country's very finest plonk!
Once you have all of your Barcelona hen activities sorted, it's well worth considering how you and the girls will get around this big, beautiful and bustling city. Although it might sound a little strange, a trip to the local department store should be your first port of call. One of the many El Corte Ingles branches throughout the city or any tourist information desks will provide you and your friends with free maps which are really, really helpful for finding your way. Wandering around on foot is both relaxing and a great way to take in the city's many sights but if you're in more of a hurry, the metro, Barcelona Bus Turistic (tourist bus) - or even a hired out bike if you're feeling sporty - are all great ways to get around.