10 days in Barcelona & Terrassa Itinerary

10 days in Barcelona & Terrassa Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Province of Barcelona journey planner

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Barcelona
— 6 nights
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Terrassa
— 3 nights
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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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and Casa Batllo. Take a break from the city and head to Playa de La Barceloneta and Lloret Beach. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Barcelona: Lloret de Mar (Scuba & Snorkeling & Fenals Beach). There's still lots to do: walk around Parc Guell, wander the streets of El Barri Gòtic, see the interesting displays at Carrer del Mirador del Palau Nacional, and admire the masterpieces at Museu Picasso.

To find more things to do, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Barcelona travel planner.

Washington DC, USA to Barcelona is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. Traveling from Washington DC to Barcelona, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Washington DC in October, Barcelona is a bit warmer at night with lows of 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Terrassa.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trip

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Terrassa

— 3 nights
Terrassa is a Spanish city in the east central region of Catalonia, in the province of Barcelona, comarca of Vallès Occidental, of which it is the cocapital along with Sabadell.It is the site of Roman Egara, a former Visigothic bishopric, which became a Latin Catholic titular see.The city is located in the Catalan Prelitoral depression (Depressió Prelitoral), at the feet of the Prelitoral mountain range (Natural reserve of Sant Llorenç del Munt) and the average altitude of the city is 277 meters above sea level. Start off your visit on the 9th (Fri): take in the awesome beauty at Sant Jeroni, take in the awesome beauty at Montana de Montserrat, and then stroll through Parque Natural de Sant Llorenc del Munt i l'Obac. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Sat): take a peaceful walk through Les Roques Encantades, then delve into the lush surroundings at Mirador del area recreativa de Xenacs, and then stroll through La Garrotxa Volcanic Zone Natural Park.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Terrassa day trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Barcelona to Terrassa takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Barcelona in October, Terrassa is slightly colder at night with lows of 55°F. On the 11th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Terrassa

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Childrens Museums

Side Trips

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