Dog Friendly Activities in Spain

Don’t leave Fido in the hotel room when you’re on vacation. Get out and play! No matter where you’re headed in Spain, we can point you towards the nearest off-leash dog park, the most popular dog beach, a really great hiking trail, and lots of other places to play with Fido.

Pet Friendly Mercat de Sant Josep de la Boqueria
Mercat de Sant Josep de la Boqueria Just off Las Ramblas, Mercat de Sant Josep de la Boqueria (or simply la Boqueria) is a popular food market that sells some of the freshest fruit, vegetables, meats, cheeses and seafood in Barcelona. Dogs are perfectly welcome to stroll through the aisles with you, but be prepared to pick him up if it's too crowded. See Details
Pet Friendly Park Guell
Park Guell Park Guell is an urban park to the north of the Barcelona district of Gràcia designed by the great Antoni Gaudí. Filled with mosaic animals, and benches that provide a fantastic view of the city, the park is considered one of Gaudí's most colorful and playful works even though it was never fully completed. The park also offers lots of paths and gardens where you can walk Fido amid the lush foliage and a small snack shop with outdoor tables. See Details
Your Happy Pet in Montserrat Mountain Your Happy Pet in Montserrat Mountain is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience. Meet your host, Marcelo, at the Magic Fountain of Montjuïc in Barcelona, before embarking on an hour long drive to the Monastery of Montserrat. Share a lovely walk through the mountains with your pooch and a picnic with a view. Rates start at $57. See Details
Ice Cream Tasting for Humans and Dogs Ice Cream Tasting for Humans and Dogs is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience. During this tasty experience, you will visit a local ice cream shop, where they make organic and craft natural ice creams. They even offer a pet-friendly ice cream to taste. Tours start at $18. See Details
Fun with your pet in Pantà de Sau Fun with your pet in Pantà de Sau is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience. Hike for an hour around Pantà de Sau. Then, enjoy a picnic by the water, play in the lake and feed your pooch some treats. Rates start at $102. See Details
Brunch for Humans and Dogs "Brunch for Humans and Dogs" is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience. Sharing brunch with your dog, including a croissant for humans and a piadina for dogs. Dogs are also treated to a dog beer to wash down their food with. Tour rates start at $29. See Details
Beer Tasting for Humans and Dogs Beer Tasting for Humans and Dogs is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience. During this activity, you and your pooch will visit a local brewery to do a beer tasting of local specialties and popular craft beers. Dogs receive a delicious dog beer to enjoy along with a snack. Rates start at $35. See Details
Gothic Quarter (Barri Gotic) The Barri Gotic, or Gothic Quarter, is an area within the boundary of the Roman city, which is surrounded by a 30-metre-high wall (built to protect the city from Barbary Pirate raids). Because of these raids, the streets in the area were designed in a maze so the raiders would get lost easily. Today, the Barri Gotic is full of interesting shops, restaurants and courtyards, where you and Fido will enjoy getting lost for the day. See Details
Las Ramblas This busy pedestrian street is perfect for walking Fido because there are no cars. The street is lined with outdoor markets, shops, restaurants, cafes, and strangely enough, lots of pet stores. See Details
Unleashed Walking Take the stairs in the end of Escolta Real and go all the way to the top. A "forgotten" park up there were locals bring their dogs and let them loose. A perfect location with a view over San Sebastian See Details
Denia Dog Beach Denia Dog Beach is a pet-friendly attraction in Alicante, Spain. It's a small beach with lots of seaweed on it. Dogs are allowed off-leash in the area, as long as they are on voice command. Dog owners are reminded to clean up any mess that their pets leave behind. See Details
Perros al Agua Bring Fido to swim and splash at Perros al Agua, a water park designed for dogs! The park features large swimming pools, space for small dogs, a shallow water area, surfboards, canoes, a jumping ramp, water slides, an oasis with sand dunes, large grassy spaces to run, and a restaurant for humans. Hours vary seasonally. Dog owners can check out Perros al Agua's official website to purchase tickets, check hours, and view a list of rules and regulations. See Details
Altea Dog Beach Located near the urbanization of Villa Gadea, this pet-friendly beach is between the port of Sea and Mountain and the reef in front of Illeta. This is a popular spot to hang out in, popular among bathers with pooches for company. Dog owners must clean up any mess that is left behind by their pooches to preserve the cleanliness of the area. See Details
Fuengirola Dog Beach Fuengirola Dog Beach is a pet-friendly spot in Malaga. Dogs are welcome to join their owners on the beach, as long as all mess is cleaned up after them. Unfortunately, dogs over 20kg are required to wear a muzzle on the beach. See Details
Dog Beach Pinedo Dog Beach Pinedo allows pets to join their owners on the luscious sand. Located south of the city of Valencia in a small area close to the port of the city. Dog owners are reminded to clean up any mess that their pets make to preserve the cleanliness of the beach and the surrounding water. This beach is only available in the summer season, from June 15 to August 30 from 9.30 am to 7.30 pm. See Details
Cala Valcarca Cala Valcarca is a dog-friendly beach in Barcelona. This popular summer haunt for dog owners is located next to a cement factory, which doesn't sound very glamorous, but the beach is sandy and very popular among dog owners. The beach is relatively small at 60 meters and 15 meters wide, but still allows your dog to play with other pooches and in the water without the constraints of a leash. Make sure you clean up any mess that your dog makes to preserve the cleanliness of the beach and the surrounding water. See Details
Santa Pola Beach The Dog Beach in Santa Pola, also known as Caleta dels Gossets, is a small cove that allows dogs to join their owners. Dogs can roam around off-leash, as long as they are under voice control. Owners are reminded to clean up any mess that their pooch leaves behind. See Details
Alcossebre Beach Alcossebre Beach is dog-friendly. Dogs are welcome to join their owners on this small beach area in ​​L'Estany, Punta Capicorb, south of the town. The ground is made up of boulders and sand. This spot is especially notable due to the great access and parking. See Details
Playa De La Rubina La Playa de la Rubina was the first official dog beach for dogs in Spain. Located in Castelló D'Empúries, in Empuriabrava , south of Roses, just down the road from Cap de Creus Natural Park. The beach is covered in a nice sand. It is part of the Aiguamolls del Empordá Natural Park. Dogs and their owners can access the beach all day every day. Pet owners are reminded to clean up any mess that their pets leave behind. See Details
Dog Beach near Camping El Molino The dog beach near Camping El Molino is pet-friendly. This beach area of 600 meters is a sandy spot to bring your pooch to. The area is cordoned off, so dogs will know where they can play and where it's not okay. Owners are reminded to clean up any mess that they leave behind. See Details
Playa de Les Salines Playa de Les Salines in Cubelles, Barcelona. The beach is 450 meters of fine sand located next to the tower of the thermal power station. You and your dog can access the area all hours of the day and play in the sand together. Clean up any mess that your pooch leaves behind to preserve the cleanliness of the sand and the water. See Details
Beach of the Riera D'Alforja This beach at the mouth of the Riera d' Alforja, between the Paseo de las Palmeras, is pet-friendly. Your dog is welcome to play on the beach and hang out with their owners. They even have a shower for both dogs and bathers. You'll find a wooden fence around the canine area. Please clean up any mess that your dog leaves behind. See Details
Agua Amarga Dog Beach Agua Amarga Dog Beach is pet-friendly. Located between Alicante and Urbanova, this small beach accommodates dogs who love getting sand on their paws. The special features of this beach include hooks, adapted umbrellas, specific bins, and platforms with disposable containers for your pooch to drink from and cool down with. Dogs are welcome to roam around off-leash, as long as they are under voice command. See Details