35 days in Province of Barcelona Itinerary

35 days in Province of Barcelona Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Province of Barcelona trip planner

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Barcelona
— 12 nights
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Vilafranca del Penedes
— 9 nights
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Vic
— 11 nights
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Barcelona

— 12 nights

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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Barcelona: Can Negre (in Sant Joan Despi) and Casa Coll I Regas (in Mataro). Next up on the itinerary: appreciate the extensive heritage of El Barri Gòtic, don't miss a visit to Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, admire the local landmark of The Magic Fountain, and browse the fresh offerings at La Boqueria.

For where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Barcelona itinerary planning site.

Melbourne, Australia to Barcelona is an approximately 25-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 9 hours. Traveling from Melbourne in August, things will get much warmer in Barcelona: highs are around 33°C and lows about 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Vilafranca del Penedes.

Things to do in Barcelona

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Vilafranca del Penedes

— 9 nights
Vilafranca del Penedès, or simply Vilafranca, is the capital of the comarca of the Alt Penedès in Catalonia, Spain. Change things up with these side-trips from Vilafranca del Penedes: Montserrat (Montserrat Museum, Santa Maria de Montserrat Abbey, &more), Estatua del Timbaler del Bruc (in El Bruc) and Montserrat-Aeri (in Monistrol de Montserrat). And it doesn't end there: test your team's savvy at Can Bruna, learn about winemaking at Parés Baltà Winery, stop by Cava Rimarts, and learn about all things military at CIARGA - Centre d'Interpretacio de l'Aviacio Republicana i la Guerra Aeria.

To see photos, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Vilafranca del Penedes trip planner.

Getting from Barcelona to Vilafranca del Penedes by car takes about 1.5 hours. August in Vilafranca del Penedes sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Vic.

Things to do in Vilafranca del Penedes

Wineries · Parks · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

Vic

— 11 nights
Get out of town with these interesting Vic side-trips: Moli del Mig (in Mura), Manresa (Cova de Sant Ignasi & Basilica Santa Maria De La Seu) and Coves del Toll (in Moia).

For more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Vic online itinerary planner.

Drive from Vilafranca del Penedes to Vic in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Vilafranca del Penedes in August, Vic is a bit cooler at night with lows of 20°C. On the 8th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Vic

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Nature

Side Trips

Province of Barcelona travel guide

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Churches · Architectural Buildings · Parks
One of the most developed and prosperous regions in the country, the Province of Barcelona is located in the center of Catalonia. Nestled between the Mediterranean Sea and the Pyrenees, it offers a broad range of tourist attractions and places to visit, from modern cities with distinguished cultural heritage to some of Europe’s most popular beaches. Its countryside, somewhat conquered by commercial interests, boasts Michelin-starred restaurants, award-winning vineyards, and trendy spas. In its urban centers, expect hundreds of historic sites, as well as numerous museums, galleries, bars, cafes, and shops.