Route & dates
Barcelona— 6 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.For shopping fun, head to Mercat Santa Caterina or Mercat Central de Reus. Popular historic sites such as Ciutat Vella and Anfiteatro de Tarragona are in your itinerary. Explore Barcelona's surroundings by going to Vila Vella (Old Town) (in Tossa de Mar), Lloret de Mar (Lloret Beach & Fenals Beach) and Gluki (in Girona). Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de la Pineda, buy something for everyone on your list at Maremagnum, stop by El Celler d'en Pau, and admire the striking features of Recinte Modernista de Sant Pau.
To see photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Barcelona vacation planner.
If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major aiports are Barcelona International Airport, Girona Airport and Reus Air Base. In September in Barcelona, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 21°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.
Things to do in Barcelona
Tarragona, Lloret de Mar, Vila Vella (Old Town), Mercat Central de Reus, El Celler d'en Pau
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