15 days in Catalonia Itinerary

15 days in Catalonia Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
Fly:  5 h 15 min
1
Barcelona
— 4 nights
Drive:  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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and Parc Guell. There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Casa Batllo, take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic, admire the landmark architecture of Casa Mila - La Pedrera, and get a taste of the local shopping with La Boqueria.

For more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Barcelona trip itinerary builder website.

London, UK to Barcelona is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Barcelona. In August, Barcelona is somewhat warmer than London - with highs of 33°C and lows of 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Tossa de Mar.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo

3
nights
Tossa de Mar

Kids will enjoy Cala Sa Conca and Playa Cala Rovira. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Tossa de Mar: S'Agaro (Camino de Ronda & San Pol Beach), Sant Feliu de Guixols (Stand-Up Paddleboarding & Museu d'Historia) and Magic House, Col.leccio XEVI (in Santa Cristina d'Aro).

For ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Tossa de Mar road trip tool.

You can drive from Barcelona to Tossa de Mar in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Barcelona in August, plan for a bit cooler nights in Tossa de Mar, with lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to L'Estartit.

Things to do in Tossa de Mar

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Lloret de Mar, S'Agaro, Sant Feliu de Guixols, Platja d'Aro, 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 ©
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). Family-friendly places like L'illa Roja and Scuba & Snorkeling will thrill your kids. You'll find plenty of places to visit near L'Estartit: Playas de Calella (in Calella de Palafrugell), Platja Fonda (in Begur) and Karting Regencos (in Regencos). Next up on the itinerary: stroll through Platja de l'Estartit, enjoy the sand and surf at La playa de Tamariu, and explore the historical opulence of Castell de Begur.

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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 up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can go by car to Roses.

Things to do in L'Estartit

Outdoors Parks Beaches

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 ©
Roses is a municipality in the comarca of the Alt Empordà, located on the Costa Brava, in Catalonia, Spain. Kids will appreciate attractions like Minigolf Carmanso and Minigolf Greens. When in Roses, make a side trip to see Cap de Creus National Park in Cadaques, approximately Cadaques away. There's much more to do: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, enjoy the sand and surf at Cala Rostella, tour the pleasant surroundings at Plage Canyelles Petites, and make a trip to Espai d'art Pilar Pineda.

To see reviews, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Roses road trip planning site.

Drive from L'Estartit to Roses in 1.5 hours. In August in Roses, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) to allow 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.
On the 22nd (Sat), ponder the design of Illuminated Fountain, find something for the whole family at PortAventura, and then stroll through Llevant Beach.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, use the Salou tour builder site.

Getting from Roses to Salou by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Salou are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Salou

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

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