15 days in Spain Itinerary

15 days in Spain Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Manama
Fly:  10 h
1
Barcelona
— 4 nights
Train:  1 h 15 min
2
Salou
— 3 nights
+2
Train + Fly + Bus:  6 h 30 min
3
Marbella
— 6 nights
Bus + Fly:  13 h 15 min
End: Manama

4
nights
Barcelona

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
You've now added Barcelona Watersports to your itinerary. We've included these beaches for you: Platja de la Nova Icaria and Montgat Beach. For shopping fun, head to La Talenta or Gigamesh. There's lots more to do: look for gifts at El Dragonfly, browse the different shops at Maremagnum, and hunt for treasures at Mercat de la Barceloneta.

To see where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Barcelona travel itinerary planner.

Manama, Bahrain to Barcelona is an approximately 9- hour flight. You can also drive. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Manama to Barcelona due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Manama in August, expect Barcelona to be cooler, temps between 33°C and 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to take a train to Salou.

Things to do in Barcelona

Shopping Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Montgat Beach
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Papabubble ©
Papabubble
Barcelona Watersports ©
Barcelona Watersports
Platja de la Nova Icaria ©
Platja de la Nova Icaria

3
nights
Salou

Salou ©
Known for its Mediterranean climate and vibrant beach community, Salou serves as the tourist capital of the Costa Dorada.
We've included these beaches for you: Playa de la Pineda and Cala Xelin. Family-friendly places like PortAventura and PortAventura Caribe Aquatic Park will thrill your kids. Take a break from Salou with a short trip to Celler Devinssi in Gratallops, about 50 minutes away. The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Llevant Beach, admire the local landmark of Illuminated Fountain, and look for gifts at Mercat Central de Reus.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Salou online trip itinerary builder.

Getting from Barcelona to Salou by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In August in Salou, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 24°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to travel to Marbella.

Things to do in Salou

Theme Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Cala Xelin, Mercat Central de Reus, Celler Devinssi, Playa de la Pineda
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Celler Devinssi ©
Celler Devinssi
PortAventura
PortAventura
Playa de la Pineda ©
Playa de la Pineda

6
nights
Marbella

Marbella ©
Once a village of humble fishermen, Marbella is now one of the most cosmopolitan beach resorts on Spain’s world-famous Costa del Sol, boasting swanky nightclubs, classy hotels, and expensive restaurants.
Head to Bodegas Cortijo Morosanto and Calle San Miguelfor plenty of shopping. You'll get in some beach time at Playa El Salon and Burriana Beach. Explore Marbella's surroundings by going to Nerja (Fundación Cueva de Nerja, Playa de la Cala el Canuelo, &more), Ronda (Mirador de Aldehuela, El Tajo de Ronda, &more) and Malaga (Alcazaba & Mercado Central de Atarazanas). The adventure continues: take a stroll through Marbella Old Town and take in the spiritual surroundings of Iglesia Mayor de la Encarnacion.

To find reviews, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read our Marbella trip itinerary planning website.

Getting from Salou to Marbella by combination of train, flight, and bus takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or drive. In August in Marbella, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 25°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Marbella

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Ronda, Nerja, Malaga, Calle San Miguel
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Playa El Salon ©
Playa El Salon
El Tajo de Ronda ©
El Tajo de Ronda
Burriana Beach ©
Burriana Beach

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