Route & dates
Fly: 11 h 30 min
Barcelona— 5 nights
Drive: 1 h 30 min
Salou— 2 nights
Fly: 13 h
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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.You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Parc Guell and Casa Batllo. There's much more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, admire the landmark architecture of Casa Mila - La Pedrera, admire the masterpieces at Museu Picasso, and pick up some local products at La Boqueria.
For ratings, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Barcelona day trip planning app.
Boston, USA to Barcelona is an approximately 12-hour flight. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from Boston to Barcelona due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Boston in April, with highs in Barcelona at 66°F and lows at 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Salou.
Things to do in Barcelona
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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.On the 25th (Sat), learn about winemaking at Celler Devinssi and then stroll through Playa De Sant Salvador. Keep things going the next day: find something for the whole family at PortAventura.
To find reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Salou trip itinerary planner.
Drive from Barcelona to Salou in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 67°F, and evening lows to 50°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can travel back home.
Things to do in Salou
Playa De Sant Salvador, Celler Devinssi
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