9 days in Barcelona & Salou Itinerary

9 days in Barcelona & Salou Itinerary

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Barcelona
— 2 nights
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Salou
— 6 nights

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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.
On the 14th (Sun), admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo, admire the striking features of Casa Amatller, don't miss a visit to Basilica de la Sagrada Familia, then admire the masterpieces at Museu Picasso, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of El Barri Gòtic. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the striking features of Casa Mila - La Pedrera, walk around Parc Guell, and then take a stroll through Las Ramblas.

For more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Barcelona day trip app.

If you are flying in from Ireland, the closest major aiports are Barcelona International Airport, Girona Airport and Reus Air Base. In August, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Salou.
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Salou — 6 nights

Nightlife Capital of the Costa Dorada

Known for its Mediterranean climate and vibrant beach community, Salou serves as the tourist capital of the Costa Dorada.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Museu de les Mines de Bellmunt del Priorat and Coves de l'Espluga. Kids will enjoy PortAventura and PortAventura Caribe Aquatic Park. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Salou: Museum of Rural Life (in L'Espluga de Francoli), Museu d'Alcover (in Alcover) and El Vendrell (Museu Deu & Pau Casals Museum). There's much more to do: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, admire the local landmark of Illuminated Fountain, delve into the distant past at Anfiteatro de Tarragona, and stroll through Cala Crancs.

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You can drive from Barcelona to Salou in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Salou can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 24°C.
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