15 days in Catalonia Itinerary

15 days in Catalonia Itinerary

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15 days in Catalonia Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  5 h 15 min
1
Barcelona
— 4 nights
Bus:  1 h 30 min
2
Tossa de Mar
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
L'Estartit
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Roses
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
5
Salou
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h 45 min
End: London

4
nights
Barcelona

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Bring the kids along to Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and The Magic Fountain. And it doesn't end there: walk around Parc Guell, admire the striking features of Casa Mila - La Pedrera, wander the streets of El Barri Gòtic, and admire the masterpieces at Museu Picasso.

To see reviews, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Barcelona itinerary builder.

London, UK to Barcelona is an approximately 5.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Time (CET) is 1 hour. Traveling from London in August, expect Barcelona to be somewhat warmer, temps between 33°C and 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to take a bus to Tossa de Mar.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods
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Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Casa Mila - La Pedrera ©
Casa Mila - La Pedrera

3
nights
Tossa de Mar

Kids will appreciate attractions like Playa Cala Rovira and Platja de Canyelles. Explore Tossa de Mar's surroundings by going to Sant Feliu de Guixols (Stand-Up Paddleboarding & Museu d'Historia), Cala Sa Conca (in Platja d'Aro) and S'Agaro (Camino de Ronda & San Pol Beach).

To find maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Tossa de Mar trip planner.

Traveling by bus from Barcelona to Tossa de Mar takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Barcelona in August, Tossa de Mar is slightly colder at night with lows of 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can drive to L'Estartit.

Things to do in Tossa de Mar

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Lloret de Mar, Platja d'Aro, S'Agaro, Sant Feliu de Guixols, Magic House, Col.leccio XEVI
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Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Camino de Ronda ©
Camino de Ronda
Playa Cala Rovira ©
Playa Cala Rovira

3
nights
L'Estartit

L'Estartit ©
Kids will appreciate attractions like La playa de Tamariu and Platja de l'Estartit. You'll find plenty of places to visit near L'Estartit: Karting Regencos (in Regencos), Playas de Calella (in Calella de Palafrugell) and Platja Fonda (in Begur).

To see maps, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the L'Estartit route builder website.

Traveling by car from Tossa de Mar to L'Estartit takes 1.5 hours. In August in L'Estartit, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can drive to Roses.

Things to do in L'Estartit

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Begur, Tamariu, Palafrugell, Playas de Calella, Playa El Portitxol
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La playa de Tamariu ©
La playa de Tamariu
Karting Regencos ©
Karting Regencos
Scuba & Snorkeling

3
nights
Roses

Roses ©
Family-friendly places like Minigolf Carmanso and Aquabrava will thrill your kids. Take a break from Roses with a short trip to Cap de Creus National Park in Cadaques, about 34 minutes away.

To see more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Roses trip planning tool.

You can drive from L'Estartit to Roses in 1.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Salou.

Things to do in Roses

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Empuriabrava, Cadaques, Espai d'art Pilar Pineda
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Cala Rostella ©
Cala Rostella
Minigolf Carmanso ©
Minigolf Carmanso
Scuba & Snorkeling

1
night
Salou

Salou
Known for its Mediterranean climate and vibrant beach community, Salou serves as the tourist capital of the Costa Dorada.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): ponder the design of Illuminated Fountain, then find something for the whole family at PortAventura, and then kick back and relax at Llevant Beach.

For photos, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Salou trip itinerary maker tool.

You can drive from Roses to Salou in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. August in Salou sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Salou

Theme Parks Beaches Parks
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PortAventura
PortAventura
Llevant Beach ©
Llevant Beach
Illuminated Fountain ©
Illuminated Fountain

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