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  • Passeig de Colón, Barcelona

    Passeig de Colón, Barcelona

  • Monastery of Montserrat, near Barcelona

    Monastery of Montserrat, near Barcelona

  • Palafrugell, on the Costa Brava

    Palafrugell, on the Costa Brava

  • Girona Cathedral

    Girona Cathedral

5 Days – Barcelona and Surroundings

In this city break, discover the iconic city of Barcelona included guided day trips to nearby Montserrat mountain and the beautiful coastline of Costa Brava including historic Girona.


Day 1-2: Barcelona

Arrive at Barcelona El Prat airport. Spend the next 2 days exploring this cosmopolitan city – the Gaudi architecture at the famous Sagrada Familia or Park Guell, strolling along the Las Ramblas or visiting Camp Nou stadium. Not to forget the exciting nightlife in Port Olympic area. Overnight in Barcelona.

Day 3: Full day excursion to Montserrat

Today, head out to the craggy heights of Montserrat mountain known for its unique pink formations, awe-inspiring views and a 1000-year old Bendectine monastery. You can either take a guided tour to Montserrat or take a train from Plaza Espanya. There are two ways to get to the top of Montserrat from Plaza Espanya - the most scenic and quickest way is to get off at the Aeri di Montserrat station from where you can take the cable car to to the top. The other option is to get off further ahead at Monistrol de Montserrat station and take the rack railway to the top. Overnight in Barcelona.

Day 4: Full day excursion to Girona & Costa Brava

Travel through the scenic countryside to visit the colorful Roman city of Girona and discover its atmospheric Old Town. Continue to the coastal region of Costa Brava surrounded by unspoiled beauty. Enroute, visit the charming town of Pals as the well as the typical Spanish coastal village of Calella de Palafrugell. Enjoy the beaches, explore the quaint streets or just take in some Mediterranean sun! Overnight in Barcelona.

Day 5: Barcelona

Take your return flight back home from Barcelona El Prat airport.

Extension: You may also wish to extend your stay for 2 nights at PortAventura Park & Ferrari Land theme parks, an hour from Barcelona. The theme parks, the largest family holiday attraction in Europe, also offers 5 star and 4 star themed accommodation options.