9 days in Catalonia Itinerary

9 days in Catalonia Itinerary

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Cadaques
— 2 nights
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L'Estartit
— 2 nights
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Girona
— 2 nights
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Tarragona
— 1 night

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Cadaques

Cadaques ©
Cadaqués is a town in the Alt Empordà comarca, in the province of Girona, Catalonia, Spain. Start off your visit on the 11th (Tue): get outside with Ruta Cap Norfeu Roses, kick back and relax at Cala Rostella, then explore the striking landscape at Cala Bramant, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Platja de Grifeu. On the 12th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Llane Gran y Petit, then visit a coastal fixture at Far de Cala Nans (Cala Nans Lighthouse), then admire the masterpieces at Salvador Dali House, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Esglesia de Santa Maria.

To find reviews, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Cadaques trip itinerary planning app.

Barcelona to Cadaques is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in August, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to drive to L'Estartit.

Things to do in Cadaques

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Ruta Cap Norfeu Roses ©
Ruta Cap Norfeu Roses
Platja de Grifeu ©
Platja de Grifeu
Cala Bramant ©
Cala Bramant

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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 13th (Thu): enjoy the sand and surf at Platja Cala Aiguablava, then enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Sa Riera, then kick back and relax at Cala de l'Illa Roja, and finally stroll through Platja de l'Estartit. Here are some ideas for day two: kick back and relax at Playas de Calella, kick back and relax at Platja Port Bo, see the vivid underwater world at Unisub, then visit Travessia Illes Medes Estartit, and finally discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To see where to stay and more tourist information, read our L'Estartit travel planner.

Traveling by car from Cadaques to L'Estartit takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in August, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can drive to Girona.

Things to do in L'Estartit

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Playa Sa Riera ©
Playa Sa Riera
Playas de Calella ©
Playas de Calella
Scuba & Snorkeling

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Girona

Girona ©

City of a Thousand Sieges

Catalonia’s second-largest city, Girona embodies old-world charm, with its narrow cobblestone streets and traditional Catalan culture.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sat): snap pictures at Eiffel Bridge (Pont de les Peixateries Velles), take an in-depth tour of Museu d'Arqueologia de Catalunya, then don't miss a visit to Pujada de Sant Domenec, then explore the world behind art at Girona Art Museum, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Girona Cathedral (Catedral). Here are some ideas for day two: explore the striking landscape of Natural Park of the Aiguamolls de l'Emporda, take a stroll through Patronat Call de Girona, admire the natural beauty at Jardins dels Alemanys, then make a trip to Passeig de la Muralla, and finally get a sense of history and politics at Girona Town Hall.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Girona journey planning app.

Traveling by car from L'Estartit to Girona takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. August in Girona sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can drive to Tarragona.

Things to do in Girona

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Girona Cathedral (Catedral) ©
Girona Cathedral (Catedral)
Patronat Call de Girona ©
Patronat Call de Girona
Museu d'Arqueologia de Catalunya ©
Museu d'Arqueologia de Catalunya

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Tarragona

Tarragona ©
Tarragona is a port city located in northeast Spain on the Costa Daurada by the Mediterranean Sea. On the 17th (Mon), stroll through Playa La Savinosa, tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa de Arrabassada, then enjoy the sand and surf at Playa El Milagro, and finally don't miss a visit to Torre del Pretorio Romana. Keep things going the next day: stroll through Platja Llarga and then don't miss a visit to Monumento a los Castellers.

For maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Tarragona road trip site.

Drive from Girona to Tarragona in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Girona in August since evenings lows in Tarragona dip to 24°C. On the 18th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Tarragona

Beaches · Parks · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Playa La Savinosa ©
Playa La Savinosa
Playa de Arrabassada ©
Playa de Arrabassada
Playa El Milagro ©
Playa El Milagro

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