3 days in Catalonia Itinerary

3 days in Catalonia Itinerary

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3 days in Catalonia Itinerary

Start: Alicante
Fly:  3​h
1
Barcelona
— 1 night
train:  1​h
2
Girona
— Few hours
train:  2​h
3
Tarragona
— 1 night
train:  4​h
End: Alicante

1
night
Barcelona

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
On the 3rd (Fri), take a stroll through El Born, then make a trip to Placa d'Espanya, and then see the interesting displays at Carrer del Mirador del Palau Nacional.

To see other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Barcelona sightseeing planner.

Alicante to Barcelona is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. While traveling from Alicante, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Barcelona, ranging from highs of 17°C to lows of 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a train to Girona.

Things to do in Barcelona

Neighborhoods Museums
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El Born ©
El Born
Placa d'Espanya ©
Placa d'Espanya

few
hours
Girona

Girona ©
Catalonia’s second-largest city, Girona embodies old-world charm, with its narrow cobblestone streets and traditional Catalan culture.
On the 4th (Sat), don't miss a visit to Passeig de la Muralla, take a stroll through Patronat Call de Girona, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Girona Cathedral (Catedral).

Make your Girona itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

You can take a train from Barcelona to Girona in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or drive. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Barcelona in January since evenings lows in Girona dip to 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can travel to Tarragona.

Things to do in Girona

Neighborhoods Historic Sites
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Patronat Call de Girona ©
Patronat Call de Girona
Girona Cathedral (Catedral) ©
Girona Cathedral (Catedral)
Passeig de la Muralla
Passeig de la Muralla

1
night
Tarragona

Tarragona ©
Tarragona is a port city located in northeast Spain on the Costa Daurada by the Mediterranean Sea. Start off your visit on the 5th (Sun): don't miss a visit to Pont del Diable, delve into the distant past at Anfiteatro de Tarragona, then pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral Basilica Metropolitana Primada de Tarragona, then kick back and relax at Llevant Beach, and finally admire the local landmark of Illuminated Fountain.

To find ratings, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Tarragona trip planner .

Traveling by train from Girona to Tarragona takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In January, daytime highs in Tarragona are 16°C, while nighttime lows are 4°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to catch the train back home.

Things to do in Tarragona

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Salou
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Llevant Beach ©
Llevant Beach
Anfiteatro de Tarragona ©
Anfiteatro de Tarragona
Pont del Diable ©
Pont del Diable

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