Route & dates
Barcelona— 2 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.Step off the beaten path and head to Vila Vella (Old Town) and Recinte Modernista de Sant Pau. There's lots more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, stroll around Parc Guell, admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo, and test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.
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August in Barcelona sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 25°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to travel back home.
Things to do in Barcelona
Vila Vella (Old Town)
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