9 days in Catalonia Itinerary

9 days in Catalonia Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
+2
Train + Fly + Bus:  5 h 45 min
1
Salou
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h 30 min
2
Barcelona
— 3 nights
Bus:  1 h 30 min
3
Tossa de Mar
— 3 nights
+2
Bus + Fly + Train:  6 h 15 min
End: London

2
nights
Salou

Salou ©
Known for its Mediterranean climate and vibrant beach community, Salou serves as the tourist capital of the Costa Dorada.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de la Pineda, take in the views from Pont del Diable, make a trip to Avenida Jaume I, then kick back and relax at Llevant Beach, and finally admire the local landmark of Illuminated Fountain.

For ratings, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, use the Salou day trip planning site.

London, UK to Salou is an approximately 5.5- hour combination of train, flight, and bus. You can also do a combination of train, bus, and flight; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Salou is 1 hour. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from London in July, with highs in Salou at 34°C and lows at 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to catch the train to Barcelona.

Things to do in Salou

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Tarragona, Playa de la Pineda
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Playa de la Pineda ©
Playa de la Pineda
Llevant Beach ©
Llevant Beach
Anfiteatro de Tarragona ©
Anfiteatro de Tarragona

3
nights
Barcelona

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and Las Ramblas. Bring the kids along to Parc Guell and Casa Mila - La Pedrera. And it doesn't end there: wander the streets of El Barri Gòtic, stop by El Born, admire the landmark architecture of Casa Amatller, and make a trip to Casa Batllo.

Plan my day in Barcelona using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Take a train from Salou to Barcelona in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in July, and nighttime lows around 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to catch the bus to Tossa de Mar.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks
Highlights from your plan
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic
Las Ramblas ©
Las Ramblas

3
nights
Tossa de Mar

Tossa de Mar ©
We've included these beaches for you: Fenals Beach and Playas de Calella. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Girona Cathedral (Catedral) and La Fosca Beach. Change things up with these side-trips from Tossa de Mar: Peratallada (in Peratallada), Far de Sant Sebastia (in Llafranc) and Village Medieval de Pals (in Pals).

For ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Tossa de Mar trip planner.

You can take a bus from Barcelona to Tossa de Mar in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Barcelona in July, Tossa de Mar is little chillier at night with lows of 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Tossa de Mar

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Lloret de Mar, Peratallada, Far de Sant Sebastia, Girona Cathedral (Catedral), La Fosca Beach
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Girona Cathedral (Catedral) ©
Girona Cathedral (Catedral)
Fenals Beach ©
Fenals Beach
La Fosca Beach ©
La Fosca Beach

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