Route & dates
Barcelona— 12 nights
Thu, Aug 17 - Tue, Aug 29
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.Bring the kids along to Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and Casa Batllo. When in Barcelona, make a side trip to see PortAventura in Salou, approximately Salou away. Pack the 24th (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Parc d’Atraccions Tibidabo. There's lots more to do: walk around Parc Guell, cast your line with Sailing Experience Barcelona, catch a live event at Camp Nou, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral.
To find other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Barcelona trip planner.
If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are Barcelona International Airport, Girona Airport and Reus Air Base. In August, daily temperatures in Barcelona can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.
Things to do in Barcelona
PortAventura, Montgat Beach
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