12 days in Dublin, Barcelona & Cadiz Itinerary

12 days in Dublin, Barcelona & Cadiz Itinerary

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Dublin, Ireland
— 3 nights
Barcelona, Spain
— 4 nights
Cadiz, Spain
— 2 nights
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Dublin, Ireland

— 3 nights

Fair City

A history spanning over a thousand years, vibrant nightlife, and a mix of Georgian and modern architecture make Dublin a popular European tourist destination.
Dublin is known for museums, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at Guinness Storehouse, appreciate the history behind James Joyce Statue, stroll around Phoenix Park, and get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Dublin day trip planning tool.

Salt Lake City, USA to Dublin is an approximately 16-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time is 7 hours. Traveling from Salt Lake City in July, expect nights in Dublin to be a bit cooler, around 51°F, while days are colder, around 68°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Tours
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Barcelona, Spain

— 4 nights

Jewel of the Mediterranean

Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
When in Barcelona, make a side trip to see PortAventura in Salou, approximately Salou away. Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, walk around Parc Guell, browse the fresh offerings at La Boqueria, and awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area.

For more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Barcelona visit planner.

You can fly from Dublin to Barcelona in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of ferry and car. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time is 1 hour. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Dublin in July; daily highs in Barcelona reach 84°F and lows reach 71°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Cadiz.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Theme Parks · Tours

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Cadiz, Spain

— 2 nights
Cádiz is a city and port in southwestern Spain. On the 14th (Wed), enjoy the sand and surf at Playa El Palmar, stroll through Playa de la Barrosa, then don't miss a visit to Playa Victoria, then enjoy breathtaking views from Torre Tavira, and finally get engrossed in the history at Yacimiento Arqueologico Gadir. On the 15th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: tour the pleasant surroundings at La Caleta Beach, learn about winemaking at Bodegas Luis Perez, then don't miss a visit to Alcazar Jerez de la Frontera, and finally do a tasting at Bodegas Tio Pepe.

To see reviews, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read Cadiz trip planning tool.

Fly from Barcelona to Cadiz in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In July, daily temperatures in Cadiz can reach 83°F, while at night they dip to 69°F. You'll have a few hours on the 16th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Cadiz

Beaches · Parks · Outdoors · Wineries

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