18 days in Barcelona, Salzburg & Vienna Itinerary

18 days in Barcelona, Salzburg & Vienna Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Barcelona, Spain
— 1 night
2
Salzburg, Austria
— 4 nights
3
Vienna, Austria
— 3 nights
4
Barcelona, Spain
— 9 nights

1
night
Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at Bogatell Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Nova Mar Bella Beach, and then hunt for treasures at Mercat de la Barceloneta.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Barcelona holiday maker site.

If you are flying in from Peru, the closest major aiports are Barcelona International Airport, Girona Airport and Reus Air Base. In October, daily temperatures in Barcelona can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Salzburg.

Things to do in Barcelona

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Nova Mar Bella Beach ©
Nova Mar Bella Beach
Bogatell Beach ©
Bogatell Beach
Mercat de la Barceloneta ©
Mercat de la Barceloneta

4
nights
Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Mirabell Palace, Schloss Hellbrunn and Augustiner Braustubl. Get some historical perspective at Salzburg Cathedral and Steingasse. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Haus der Natur and Rattenberg - Medieval pedestrian zone. Venture out of the city with trips to Hexenwasser (in Soll) and Pfarre St. Wolfgang (in St. Wolfgang). Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus), get engrossed in the history at Mozarts Geburtshaus, get a taste of the local shopping with Getreidegasse, and look for gifts at Sporer Likör- & Punschmanufaktur.

To see photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Salzburg road trip app.

You can fly from Barcelona to Salzburg in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Barcelona in October: high temperatures in Salzburg hover around °C and lows are around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Hexenwasser, Pfarre St. Wolfgang, Rattenberg - Medieval pedestrian zone
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Schloss Hellbrunn ©
Schloss Hellbrunn
Salzburg Cathedral ©
Salzburg Cathedral
Haus der Natur ©
Haus der Natur

3
nights
Vienna, Austria

Vienna ©
The cultural, economic, and political center of the country, Vienna has developed from its early Celtic and Roman roots into a medieval and Baroque city, with an old town that was designated a World Heritage Site in 2001.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Ringstrasse and Kahlenberg. Get some cultural insight at St. Stephen's Cathedral and Mariahilfer Strasse. The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at MuseumsQuartier Wien, admire the masterpieces at Albertina, look for gifts at Das Goldene Wiener Herz, and get engrossed in the history at Sisi Museum.

For reviews, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Vienna trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from Salzburg to Vienna takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In October, daily temperatures in Vienna can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums Shopping Neighborhoods
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Ringstrasse ©
Ringstrasse
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral
Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien ©
Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien

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nights
Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
Your inner history buff will appreciate Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and Vila Vella (Old Town). Do your shopping at La Boqueria and Passeig de Gracia. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Barcelona: Lloret de Mar (Fenals Beach & Lloret Beach), Tarragona (Catedral Basilica Metropolitana Primada de Tarragona, Pont del Diable, &more) and Salou (Llevant Beach & Illuminated Fountain). Explore Barcelona further: make a trip to Ciutat Vella, admire the landmark architecture of Casa Mila - La Pedrera, walk around Parc Guell, and enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de la Pineda.

To find ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Barcelona holiday planner.

Getting from Vienna to Barcelona by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In October, Barcelona is a bit warmer than Vienna - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Barcelona

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Tarragona, Lloret de Mar, Salou, Vila Vella (Old Town), Girona Cathedral (Catedral)
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Fenals Beach ©
Fenals Beach
Vila Vella (Old Town) ©
Vila Vella (Old Town)
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic