10 days in Barcelona & Terrassa Itinerary

10 days in Barcelona & Terrassa Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Province of Barcelona travel route planner

Make it your trip
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Barcelona
— 8 nights
Drive
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Terrassa
— 1 night
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Drive to Barcelona International Airport, Fly to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, Drive to Washington DC

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Barcelona

— 8 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.
Relax by the water at Cala del Senyor Ramon and Aigua Xelida. Let the collections at Museu Picasso and Museu del Far capture your imagination. Venture out of the city with trips to Cala de l'Illa Roja (in Begur), Platja de Blanes (in Blanes) and Lloret de Mar (Fenals Beach, Lloret Beach, &more). And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, appreciate the extensive heritage of Las Ramblas, stroll through Platja Port Bo, and admire the striking features of Casa Batllo.

For other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Barcelona online route builder.

Washington DC, USA to Barcelona is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Washington DC to Barcelona. In August, plan for daily highs up to 83°F, and evening lows to 71°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to go by car to Terrassa.

Things to do in Barcelona

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Terrassa

— 1 night
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 3rd (Thu): explore the engaging exhibits at Museu Nacional de la Ciencia i la Tecnica de Catalunya.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Terrassa road trip website.

Traveling by car from Barcelona to Terrassa takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 78°F, and evening lows to 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Terrassa

Childrens Museums · Museums
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