10 days in Catalonia Itinerary

10 days in Catalonia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Girona
— 1 night
2
Cadaques
— 2 nights
3
Salou
— 2 nights
4
Barcelona
— 3 nights

1
night
Girona

Girona ©
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 9th (Wed): identify plant and animal life at La Fageda d'en Jorda, make a trip to Passeig de la Muralla, thenvisit Patronat Call de Girona, and finally contemplate the long history of Girona Cathedral (Catedral). On the 10th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: appreciate the extensive heritage of Peratallada, thenmake a trip to Village Medieval de Pals, and then kick back and relax at Playas de Calella.

To see where to stay, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Girona trip itinerary planning tool.

New York City, USA to Girona is an approximately 13-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Girona is 6 hours. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from New York City in October since evenings lows in Girona dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can drive to Cadaques.

Things to do in Girona

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Playas de Calella, Peratallada, La Fageda d'en Jorda, Village Medieval de Pals
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Patronat Call de Girona ©
Patronat Call de Girona
Playas de Calella ©
Playas de Calella
La Fageda d'en Jorda ©
La Fageda d'en Jorda

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Cadaques

Cadaques
Cadaqués is a town in the Alt Empordà comarca, in the province of Girona, Catalonia, Spain. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Fri): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Monasterio de Sant Pere de Rodes, thendelve into the distant past at Ciutadella de Roses, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Esglesia de Santa Maria, and finally browse the exhibits of Salvador Dali House. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Sat): explore the striking landscape of Cap de Creus National Park.

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You can drive from Girona to Cadaques in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. October in Cadaques sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Salou.

Things to do in Cadaques

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Monasterio de Sant Pere de Rodes, Ciutadella de Roses
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Cap de Creus National Park
Cap de Creus National Park
Salvador Dali House ©
Salvador Dali House
Monasterio de Sant Pere de Rodes ©
Monasterio de Sant Pere de Rodes

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Salou

Salou ©
Known for its Mediterranean climate and vibrant beach community, Salou serves as the tourist capital of the Costa Dorada.
On the 13th (Sun), ponder the design of Illuminated Fountain, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Llevant Beach, thendelve into the distant past at Anfiteatro de Tarragona, and finally take in the views from Pont del Diable. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the ancient world of Circ Roma, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Catedral Basilica Metropolitana Primada de Tarragona, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de la Pineda.

For where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Salou travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Cadaques to Salou takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around °F in October, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can go by car to Barcelona.

Things to do in Salou

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

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

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Barcelona

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Get some cultural insight at El Born and Vila Vella (Old Town). Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Fenals Beach and Museu d'Història de Barcelona MUHBA. When in Barcelona, make a side trip to see Castillo de Palafolls in Palafolls, approximately Palafolls away. Next up on the itinerary: engage your brain at CosmoCaixa Barcelona, don't miss a visit to Placa d'Espanya, wander the streets of Ciutat Vella, and examine the collection at Carrer del Mirador del Palau Nacional.

To see ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Barcelona driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Salou to Barcelona takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October in Barcelona, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Barcelona

Museums Childrens Museums Parks

Side Trips

Vila Vella (Old Town), Fenals Beach, Castillo de Palafolls
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El Born ©
El Born
Fenals Beach ©
Fenals Beach
Ciutat Vella ©
Ciutat Vella

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