8 days in Costa Brava Itinerary

8 days in Costa Brava Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Nottingham
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  12 h 45 min
1
L'Estartit
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Cadaques
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Lloret de Mar
— 3 nights
Fly:  6 h
End: Nottingham

2
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). Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Platja Cala Aiguablava, kick back and relax at La playa de Tamariu, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Platja de l'Estartit, and finally discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour. On the 4th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the historical opulence of Castell de Begur, thenkick back and relax at Playas de Calella, thenkick back and relax at Platja Port Bo, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Plage de Sa Tuna.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the L'Estartit online trip builder.

Nottingham, UK to L'Estartit is an approximately 13-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Nottingham to L'Estartit, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Nottingham in August, with highs in L'Estartit at 35°C and lows at 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can go by car to Cadaques.

Things to do in L'Estartit

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Begur, La playa de Tamariu, Playas de Calella, Platja Port Bo
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Platja Cala Aiguablava ©
Platja Cala Aiguablava
La playa de Tamariu ©
La playa de Tamariu
Plage de Sa Tuna ©
Plage de Sa Tuna

2
nights
Cadaques

Cadaques
Cadaqués is a town in the Alt Empordà comarca, in the province of Girona, Catalonia, Spain. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Wed): shop like a local with Mercat Cobert Municipal, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Cap de Creus National Park, and then explore the world behind art at Salvador Dali House. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Thu): pause for some photo ops at Estatua Federico Garcia Lorca, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, kick back and relax at Plage Canyelles Petites, thenkick back and relax at Playa Llane Gran y Petit, and finally pause for some photo ops at Estatua de Salvador Dali.

For ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Cadaques trip planner.

Drive from L'Estartit to Cadaques in 1.5 hours. In August in Cadaques, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 22°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Lloret de Mar.

Things to do in Cadaques

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Roses
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Cap de Creus National Park
Cap de Creus National Park
Scuba & Snorkeling
Plage Canyelles Petites ©
Plage Canyelles Petites

3
nights
Lloret de Mar

Lloret de Mar ©
Lloret de Mar is a Mediterranean coastal town in Catalonia, Spain. Visit Lloret Beach and Fenals Beach for some beach relaxation. Get outdoors at Scuba & Snorkeling and Great Beach. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Lloret de Mar: Camino de Ronda (in S'Agaro), Stand-Up Paddleboarding (in Sant Feliu de Guixols) and La Roca Village (in Santa Agnes de Malanyanes). There's much more to do: cool off at Water World Lloret, get engrossed in the history at Museu Municipal de Tossa de Mar, and find something for the whole family at PlayVR Lloret.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Lloret de Mar trip maker app.

Traveling by car from Cadaques to Lloret de Mar takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, train, and bus; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in August, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lloret de Mar

Outdoors Theme Parks Parks

Side Trips

Tossa de Mar, Sant Feliu de Guixols, Camino de Ronda, La Roca Village
Highlights from your plan
Fenals Beach ©
Fenals Beach
Lloret Beach ©
Lloret Beach
Great Beach ©
Great Beach

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