16 days in Catalonia Itinerary

16 days in Catalonia Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
Train + Fly:  5 h 30 min
1
Tarragona
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
2
Sort
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
3
Cadaques
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Pals
— Few hours
Drive:  1 h 15 min
5
Tossa de Mar
— 3 nights
Bus:  1 h 15 min
6
Barcelona
— 4 nights
Fly + Train:  5 h
End: London

4
nights
Tarragona

Tarragona ©
Tarragona is a port city located in northeast Spain on the Costa Daurada by the Mediterranean Sea. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Illuminated Fountain and Llevant Beach. categoryPhrases.sentence.Plan_for_a_day_of_cool_family_friendly_fun_on_the_day_at PortAventura Caribe Aquatic Park. There's still lots to do: explore the ancient world of Anfiteatro de Tarragona, pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral Basilica Metropolitana Primada de Tarragona, enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de la Pineda, and don't miss a visit to Pont del Diable.

For traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Tarragona trip maker app.

London, UK to Tarragona is an approximately 6- hour combination of train and flight. You can also do a combination of train, bus, and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from London in July; daily highs in Tarragona reach 34°C and lows reach 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can drive to Sort.

Things to do in Tarragona

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Salou, Playa de la Pineda
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Llevant Beach ©
Llevant Beach
Illuminated Fountain ©
Illuminated Fountain
Anfiteatro de Tarragona ©
Anfiteatro de Tarragona

2
nights
Sort

Sort ©
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Tue): take a pleasant ride with Hipica Peufort and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: head outdoors with Guies Vall Fosca, then contemplate the long history of Sant Joan de Boi, and then explore the striking landscape of Aigüestortes i Estany of Saint Maurici National Park.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Sort vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Tarragona to Sort takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Tarragona in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Sort, with lows of 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can go by car to Cadaques.

Things to do in Sort

Outdoors Tours Adventure

Side Trips

Guies Vall Fosca, Sant Joan de Boi, Aigüestortes i Estany of Saint Maurici National Park
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River Rafting & Tubing
Guies Vall Fosca ©
Guies Vall Fosca

2
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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 12th (Thu): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Cap de Creus National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Fri): take in the dramatic natural features at Cala Bramant, then pause for some serene contemplation at Monasterio de Sant Pere de Rodes, then don't miss a visit to Espai d'art Pilar Pineda, and finally explore the galleries of Salvador Dali House.

To find photos, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Cadaques tour itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by car from Sort to Cadaques takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Sort in July, expect slightly colder with lows of 22°C in Cadaques. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Pals.

Things to do in Cadaques

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

El Port de la Selva, Cala Bramant
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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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hours
Pals

Pals ©
Start off your visit on the 14th (Sat): kick back and relax at La Fosca Beach, then kick back and relax at Platja Port Bo, and then make a trip to Village Medieval de Pals.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Pals travel route website.

Traveling by car from Cadaques to Pals takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In July, daytime highs in Pals are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Tossa de Mar.

Things to do in Pals

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Platja Port Bo, La Fosca Beach
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La Fosca Beach ©
La Fosca Beach
Village Medieval de Pals ©
Village Medieval de Pals
Platja Port Bo ©
Platja Port Bo

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nights
Tossa de Mar

Tossa de Mar ©
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Vila Vella (Old Town) and Parish Church of Sant Roma. Step out of Tossa de Mar to go to S'Agaro and see Camino de Ronda, which is approximately 38 minutes away.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Tossa de Mar trip builder site.

Traveling by car from Pals to Tossa de Mar takes an hour. In July, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) to allow time to take a bus to Barcelona.

Things to do in Tossa de Mar

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Lloret de Mar, Camino de Ronda, Jardin Botanico Marimurtra
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Fenals Beach ©
Fenals Beach
Vila Vella (Old Town) ©
Vila Vella (Old Town)
Jardin Botanico Marimurtra ©
Jardin Botanico Marimurtra

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nights
Barcelona

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Step off the beaten path and head to Placa d'Espanya and Passeig de la Muralla. Step out of Barcelona to go to Girona and see Girona Cathedral (Catedral), which is approximately 1h 15 min away. Spend the 21st (Sat) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. There's still lots to do: admire the striking features of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, see where the action happens at Camp Nou, make a trip to Casa Mila - La Pedrera, and take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic.

For where to stay, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read our Barcelona online route builder.

You can take a bus from Tossa de Mar to Barcelona in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Tossa de Mar in July since evenings lows in Barcelona dip to 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Barcelona

Tours Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

Girona
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo

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