8 days in Costa Brava Itinerary

8 days in Costa Brava Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
+2
Train + Fly + Bus:  7 h 45 min
1
Cadaques
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
L'Estartit
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Lloret de Mar
— 3 nights
+2
Bus + Fly + Train:  6 h
End: London

1
night
Cadaques

Cadaques ©
Cadaqués is a town in the Alt Empordà comarca, in the province of Girona, Catalonia, Spain. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): head outdoors with Ruta Cap Norfeu Roses, then enjoy the sand and surf at Plage Canyelles Petites, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Esglesia de Santa Maria, and finally enjoy the sea views from Far de Cala Nans (Cala Nans Lighthouse).

For ratings, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Cadaques trip maker app.

London, UK to Cadaques is an approximately 9- hour combination of train, flight, and bus. You can also do a combination of flight, train, and bus; or do a combination of train, flight, and bus. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from London in August, things will get somewhat warmer in Cadaques: highs are around 34°C and lows about 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to L'Estartit.

Things to do in Cadaques

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Roses
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Ruta Cap Norfeu Roses ©
Ruta Cap Norfeu Roses
Far de Cala Nans (Cala Nans Lighthouse) ©
Far de Cala Nans (Cala Nans Lighthouse)
Plage Canyelles Petites ©
Plage Canyelles Petites

3
nights
L'Estartit

L'Estartit ©
L'Estartit is a small town and seaside resort on the Costa Brava, on the north-eastern coast of Spain.The town is situated between the foothills of the Montgrí Massif and the Mediterranean Sea, and is part of the municipality of Torroella de Montgrí, in the Baix Empordà county, Girona province, autonomous community of Catalonia.L'Estartit stretches North-South from Cala Montgó, at the southern tip of the Bay of Roses (Badía de Roses) to the Ter River estuary in the Bay of Pals (Badía de Pals). You'll discover tucked-away gems like La playa de Tamariu and Castle of Montgri. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Platja de l'Estartit and Playa Sa Riera. Explore L'Estartit's surroundings by going to Aigua Xelida (in Tamariu), Scuba & Snorkeling (in Llafranc) and Platja Fonda (in Begur). Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Museu del Suro (Cork Museum), kick back and relax at L'illa Roja, stop by Travessia Illes Medes Estartit, and stroll through Cala Montgo.

To find ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our L'Estartit trip itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by car from Cadaques to L'Estartit takes 1.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can go by car to Lloret de Mar.

Things to do in L'Estartit

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Begur, Tamariu, L'Escala, Museu del Suro (Cork Museum), Scuba & Snorkeling
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San Marti d'Empuries ©
San Marti d'Empuries
La playa de Tamariu ©
La playa de Tamariu
Castle of Montgri ©
Castle of Montgri

3
nights
Lloret de Mar

Lloret de Mar ©
Lloret de Mar is a Mediterranean coastal town in Catalonia, Spain. Explore hidden gems such as Modernist Cemetery and Playa S'Abanell. Parochial Rectory and Magic House, Col.leccio XEVI are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get out of town with these interesting Lloret de Mar side-trips: Sant Feliu de Guixols (Scuba & Snorkeling, Museu d'Historia de la Joguina, &more) and San Pol Beach (in S'Agaro). And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Cala Sa Boadella, trek along Cala Pola, get engrossed in the history at Museu del Mar - Can Garriga, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Platja mar menuda.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Lloret de Mar trip planner.

You can drive from L'Estartit to Lloret de Mar in 1.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Lloret de Mar are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lloret de Mar

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Sant Feliu de Guixols, Tossa de Mar, San Pol Beach, Playa S'Abanell, Magic House, Col.leccio XEVI
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Platja mar menuda ©
Platja mar menuda
Scuba & Snorkeling
Stand-Up Paddleboarding