9 days in Catalonia Itinerary

9 days in Catalonia Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Boston
Fly + Drive:  12 h
Platja d'Aro
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
— 4 nights
Fly:  11 h 30 min
End: Boston

Platja d'Aro

Platja d'Aro ©
Castell-Platja d'Aro is a municipality in the middle of the Costa Brava in Catalonia, Spain. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Platja d'Aro: Funtastic Emporda (in L'Escala), Cap de Creus National Park (in Cadaques) and Espai d'art Pilar Pineda (in El Port de la Selva). There's lots more to do: get your game on at Karting Regencos, trek along Via Ferrata Cala del Moli, examine the collection at Magic House, Col.leccio XEVI, and take in the dramatic natural features at Camino de Ronda.

For ratings, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Platja d'Aro travel tool.

Boston, USA to Platja d'Aro is an approximately 12-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Boston to Platja d'Aro is 6 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Boston in April, with highs in Platja d'Aro at 67°F and lows at 46°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can drive to Barcelona.

Things to do in Platja d'Aro

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

L'Estartit, Cala Futadera, Funtastic Emporda, Via Ferrata Cala del Moli, Camino de Ronda
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Camino de Ronda ©
Camino de Ronda
Medaqua ©
Karting Regencos ©
Karting Regencos


Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Barcelona is known for parks, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: walk around Parc Guell, wander the streets of Las Ramblas, browse the fresh offerings at La Boqueria, and admire the striking features of Casa Mila - La Pedrera.

To find out how to plan a trip to Barcelona, use our trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Platja d'Aro to Barcelona by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Platja d'Aro in April, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Barcelona, with lows around 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods
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Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo