9 days in Catalonia Itinerary

9 days in Catalonia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Catalonia trip planner

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Fly
1
Barcelona
— 3 nights
Drive
2
Tossa de Mar
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Tarragona
— 2 nights
Fly

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3
nights
Barcelona

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.
Visit Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and Barcelona Cathedral for their historical value. Step off the beaten path and head to Carrero Malda and El Born. Next up on the itinerary: shop like a local with La Boqueria, contemplate the long history of Basilica de Santa Maria del Mar, appreciate the extensive heritage of Las Ramblas, and walk around Parc Guell.

For ratings, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read our Barcelona day trip site.

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil to Barcelona is an approximately 17-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 4 hours traveling from Rio de Janeiro to Barcelona. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Rio de Janeiro in February: high temperatures in Barcelona hover around 17°C and lows are around 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Tossa de Mar.

Things to do in Barcelona

Highlights from your trip
La Boqueria ©
Must see
La Boqueria
4.4
El Barri Gòtic ©
Must see
El Barri Gòtic
4.7

2
nights
Tossa de Mar

Kick off your visit on the 4th (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Parish Church of Sant Roma, then get interesting insight from Tours, and then steep yourself in history at Vila Vella (Old Town). Here are some ideas for day two: take a stroll through Patronat Call de Girona, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Girona Cathedral (Catedral), and then make a trip to Passeig de la Muralla.

For ratings, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Tossa de Mar online trip maker.

Getting from Barcelona to Tossa de Mar by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Tossa de Mar when traveling from Barcelona in March, with lows around 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Tarragona.

Things to do in Tossa de Mar

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Vila Vella (Old Town) ©
Historic Site
Vila Vella (Old Town)
4.9

2
nights
Tarragona

Tarragona is a port city located in northeast Spain on the Costa Daurada by the Mediterranean Sea. Start off your visit on the 6th (Sat): take in the views from Pont del Diable, then explore the ancient world of Circ Roma, then pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral Basilica Metropolitana Primada de Tarragona, and finally delve into the distant past at Anfiteatro de Tarragona.

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

Traveling by car from Tossa de Mar to Tarragona takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In March in Tarragona, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 8°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Tarragona

Highlights from your trip
Anfiteatro de Tarragona ©
World heritage site
Anfiteatro de Tarragona
4.4
Circ Roma ©
World heritage site
Circ Roma
4.5

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