Route & dates
Barcelona— 30 nights
Wed, Aug 1 - Fri, Aug 31
Jewel of the Mediterranean
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.Escape the urban bustle at Playa de La Barceloneta and Aigua Xelida. Get some cultural insight at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and Casa Batllo. Venture out of the city with trips to S'Agaro (Camino de Ronda & San Pol Beach), La Fosca Beach (in Palamos) and Tossa de Mar (Vila Vella (Old Town), Platja d’es Codolar, &more). Spend the 3rd (Fri) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Pack the 19th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at PortAventura. Next up on the itinerary: awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, see where the action happens at Camp Nou, admire the striking features of Casa Mila - La Pedrera, and stroll around Parc Guell.
For maps, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Barcelona road trip website.
If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are Barcelona International Airport, Girona Airport and Reus Air Base. In August in Barcelona, expect temperatures between 83°F during the day and 71°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.
Things to do in Barcelona
Tossa de Mar, Sitges, Salou, S'Agaro, Lloret de Mar
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