11-Day Spain Road Trip from Bilbao to Jaca, Lleida, Barcelona, and Zaragoza

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11 days & 10 nights
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Jan. - Dec.
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10 nights included
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11 days included
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Explore the best of Spain on a 11-day road trip! Uncover hidden gems and experience the rich culture firsthand as you journey through Bilbao, San Sebastian, Jaca, Loarre, Huesca, Lleida, Salou, Tarragona, Barcelona, Manresa, and Zaragoza. This road trip itinerary in Spain seamlessly combines exploration with relaxation.

This perfectly planned road trip itinerary in Spain takes you through some of the best places to see in the country. You will spend 3 nights in Bilbao, 1 night in Jaca, 1 night in Lleida, 4 nights in Barcelona, and 1 night in Zaragoza. Anticipate well-spent days sightseeing, eating delicious food, and experiencing the highlights of each destination!

With this travel package, you can choose from an extensive selection of accommodations along your road trip route in Spain. We have handpicked the best hotels and places to stay across the country, including options for each budget. Whether you are in the mood for luxurious 5-star hotels or budget-friendly bed and breakfasts, we have got you covered.

Upon arriving in Bilbao, the rental vehicle of your choice will be ready for collection. From there, the road trip can begin! Experience the ultimate freedom and uncover Spain on your own terms.

An expertly curated travel plan makes sure you don’t miss out on any of the best things to see and do on your road trip in Spain. Sagrada Família and Park Güell are just a couple of the bucket-list attractions that await your discovery.

As you hit the open road and drive through Bilbao, San Sebastian, Jaca, Loarre, Huesca, Lleida, Salou, Tarragona, Barcelona, Manresa, and Zaragoza, you will also enjoy plenty of opportunities to uncover hidden gems and experience the authentic charm of Spain. Whether you are exploring enchanting towns and villages, discovering scenic routes, or indulging in local cuisine, there is always something new and exciting to experience in Spain.

Throughout your road trip in Spain, take breaks from sightseeing to explore your favorite destinations' top shopping streets and markets. Discover unique souvenirs that will forever remind you of your self-drive adventure in Spain.

This package offers an all-in-one solution for your trip planning - choose flights, a rental car, accommodation, attractions, and tours that suit your needs and desires. You can customize each day of your road trip itinerary with flexible trip planning before and after booking.

The best services in Spain fill up quickly, so book your spot early. Select a date and start planning your road trip in Spain today!

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Flights, economy included
Hotel, 10 nights
Rental car, 11 days
CDW Insurance
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Personal travel agent
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Destinations

Photo of aerial view of beach and cityscape Salou, Spain.Salou
Scenic aerial view of the Agbar Tower in Barcelona in Spain.Barcelona / 4 nights
Photo of panoramic aerial view of San Sebastian (Donostia) on a beautiful summer day, Spain.Donostia / San Sebastián
Jaca / 1 night
Photo of aerial view of beautiful landscape of Zaragoza, Spain.Zaragoza / 1 night
Loarre
Tarragona - city in SpainTarragona
Huesca - city in SpainHuesca
Lleida - city in SpainLleida / 1 night
Photo of aerial view of Bilbao, Spain city downtown with a Nevion River, Zubizuri Bridge and promenade. Mountain at the background, with clear blue sky.Bilbao / 3 nights
Manresa - town in SpainManresa

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Photo of sagrada Familia in Barcelona, the most known building created by Antoni Gaudi.Sagrada Família
Photo of stairs and buildings in the Park Guell by architect Gaudi o in Barcelona, Spain.Park Güell
Photo of view of Square of Catalonia (Placa de Catalunya) in Barcelona, Spain.Plaça de Catalunya
Mercado de La Boqueria, el Raval, Ciutat Vella, Barcelona, Barcelonès, Catalonia, SpainMercado de La Boqueria
Photo of exterior View of Casa Batllo during Sunset in Barcelona.Casa Batlló
Photo of night view of Magic Fountain light show in Barcelona, Spain.Magic Fountain of Montjuïc
Photo of La Pedrera House facade in Barcelona, Spain.La Pedrera
Photo of Triumphal Arch (Arc de Triomf) in Barcelona, Spain.Arc de Triomf
Photo of Cascade Fountain in the Park Citadel in . Barcelona, Spain. The Park is also called Parc de la Ciutadella. Barcelona, Catalonia, SpainParc de la Ciutadella
Photo of Guggenheim, Bilbao, museum, modern art, Spain.Guggenheim Museum
Photo of Cathedral of Holy Cross and Saint Eulalia or Barcelona Cathedral in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain. Gothic Quarter of Barcelona. Architecture and landmark of Barcelona.Cathedral of the Holy Cross and Saint Eulalia
Montjuïc CastleMontjuïc Castle
Photo of Palau de la Música Catalana ,Barcelona ,Spain .Palau de la Música Catalana
CosmoCaixa BarcelonaCosmoCaixa Barcelona
Photo of The Basilica of Our Lady of the Pillar seen from the Ebro river,Zaragoza,Spain.Basilica of Our Lady of the Pillar
Basilica of Santa Maria del Mar, Sant Pere, Santa Caterina i la Ribera, Ciutat Vella, Barcelona, Barcelonès, Catalonia, SpainBasilica of Santa Maria del Mar
Poble EspanyolPoble Espanyol
Photo of Barcelona National Museum (Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya) near Plaza de Espagna, Barcelona, Spain.Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya
Photo of Picasso Museum or Musee Picasso in Antibes city, French Riviera or Cote d'Azur in France.Museu Picasso
Palau Sant JordiPalau Sant Jordi
Beach of La Concha, San Sebastián, Donostialdea, Gipuzkoa, Autonomous Community of the Basque Country, SpainBeach of La Concha
Photo of Parque Grande Jose Antonio Labordeta in Zaragoza, Spain in spring on a cloudy day.José Antonio Labordeta Grand Park
Photo of a view of Balco del Mediterrani in Tarragona, Spain.Balcó del Mediterrani
Photo of Ancient roman amphitheatre of Tarragona, Catalonia, Spain .Amfiteatre de Tarragona
Photo of Alderdi Eder gardens is beautiful gardens along the bay in San Sebastian, Spain .Alderdi Eder parkea
photo of beautiful morning on Loarre Castle in Huesca, Spain.Loarre Castle
Photo of Peine del Viento XV,San Sebastian, Spain.Haizearen orrazia
Photo of Colorful and modern Bilbao Bridge, Basque Country, Spain.Zubizuri
Photo of Fountain in Doña Casilda de Iturrizar Park at night - park in Bilbao, Vizcaya, Basque Country, Spain.Doña Casilda Iturrizar park
Federico Moyua enparantza, Abando, Bilbao, Biscay, Autonomous Community of the Basque Country, SpainFederiko Moiua enparantza
Parque Etxebarria, Casco Viejo, Ibaiondo, Bilbao, Biscay, Autonomous Community of the Basque Country, SpainParque Etxebarria
photo of Plaza Gipuzkoa is a public park in the center of the San Sebastian city, Basque Country in northern Spain.Gipuzkoa Plaza
Museum of Fine Arts of Bilbao, Indautxu, Abando, Bilbao, Biscay, Autonomous Community of the Basque Country, SpainMuseum of Fine Arts of Bilbao
Photo of View of Zaragoza in sunny day. Ancient stone bridge and Cathedral.Puente de Piedra
photo of beautiful morning at Parc de l'Agulla in Manresa, Spain.Parc de l'Agulla
Photo of Roman circus of Tárraco ,Tarragona ,Spain .Roman circus of Tárraco
Museum of Military Miniatures, Jaca, Jacetania, Huesca, Aragon, SpainMuseum of Military Miniatures
photo of the slope of the Tutuki Splash in Port Aventura Park in Salou, Spain.Tutuki Splash
The Ferreres Aqueduct, Tarragona, Tarragonès, Catalonia, SpainThe Ferreres Aqueduct
Puppy, Abando, Bilbao, Biscay, Autonomous Community of the Basque Country, SpainPuppy
Catedral del Salvador de Zaragoza, Zaragoza, Aragon, SpainCathedral of the Savior in his Epiphany of Zaragoza
Monasterio nuevo de San Juan de la peña, Jaca, Jacetania, Huesca, Aragon, SpainMonasterio nuevo de San Juan de la peña
Parque Miguel ServetParque Miguel Servet
Donostiako Hondartza

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Day 1

Day 1 – Bilbao - arrival day

  • Bilbao - Arrival day
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  • Federiko Moiua enparantza
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Your road trip adventure in Spain begins as soon as you reach Bilbao and pick up your car. You’ll stay in Bilbao for 2 nights and explore the best things to see and do, sample the local cuisine, and choose from a curated selection of the best hotels and places to stay in the city.

Bilbao is a beautiful city with plenty to discover. If you arrive before check-in time or prefer to get started on your sightseeing right away, we recommend checking out Federiko Moiua enparantza or taking a stroll in the city center. Soak in the lovely atmosphere and sit down for a bit to eat or drink.

Find your way to your hotel in Bilbao. We recommend choosing a hotel in a central location for easy exploring. Check-in typically starts between 2 and 4 PM at hotels in Spain. Settle in and make plans for the evening.

As dinnertime approaches, it's time to head out for a bite to eat in Bilbao. If you are looking to dine at a popular restaurant in the city, it's often a good idea to reserve a table in advance.

Prepare for an extraordinary culinary adventure in Bilbao by booking a table at Mina, a 1-star Michelin restaurant that boasts an exceptional creative, and seasonal menu. For a different flavor experience, head to Zortziko, renowned for its delectable contemporary dishes. This 1-star Michelin restaurant consistently wows guests, making it a memorable stop during your holiday. Looking for another option? Visit Etxanobe Atelier, a local gem known for its delightful creative cuisine in Bilbao. Nestled in the city's heart, this 1-star Michelin restaurant is a perfect choice for discerning restaurant-goers seeking a new experience.

Explore the vibrant nightlife at Stromboli taberna after your meal, a hub for lively evenings and memorable moments.

Raise a toast to the start of your 11-day road trip in Spain!

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Day 2

Day 2 – Bilbao

  • Bilbao
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Drive 6 km, 56 min

  • Doña Casilda Iturrizar park
  • Museum of Fine Arts of Bilbao
  • Guggenheim Museum
  • Puppy
  • Parque Etxebarria
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Day 2 of your road trip will take you to the best attractions Bilbao has to offer. Cherish the 1 night you have left in Bilbao by discovering the best things there are to see and do in the city.

Seize the day by visiting some of the best attractions in the area, like Doña Casilda Iturrizar park. This extraordinary park has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 9,643 visitors.

Next, make your way to Museum of Fine Arts of Bilbao. This museum is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars in 8,312 reviews.

While in Bilbao, we also recommend a visit to Guggenheim Museum. Hosting around 530,967 visitors every year, Guggenheim Museum is one of the best places to visit. This museum building has been rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars in 64,815 reviews.

If you’re keen to explore even more, then consider a visit to Puppy. With an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 5,913 travelers, this sightseeing destination is a highly recommended stop on your sightseeing around Bilbao.

Make your way to Etxebarria parkea, perhaps the most famous park in Bilbao. This attraction is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars in 9,229 reviews.

You can learn more about Bilbao today by going on a tour. Bilbao offers many top-rated tours and unique experiences that will inspire you. You can browse and select your favorites below.

As you are wrapping up for the day, treat yourself to a satisfying dinner at a nice restaurant in Bilbao. Enjoy a relaxing evening as you savor delicious local cuisine and reflect on the day's adventures.

Savor the flavors at Café Bar Bilbao, a top pick for dinner tonight. Alternatively, El Globo taberna beckons with its unique menu offerings. Also, consider La Barraca jatetxea. With its consistent customer satisfaction, it’s an excellent option for dining in Bilbao tonight.

Get a good night's sleep and look forward to another great day on the road in Spain!

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Day 3

Day 3 – Bilbao, San Sebastian, and Jaca

  • Jaca
  • Donostia / San Sebastián
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Drive 300 km, 3 hours 57 min

  • Haizearen orrazia
  • Gipuzkoa Plaza
  • Alderdi Eder parkea
  • Donostiako Hondartza
  • Beach of La Concha
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Embark on another extraordinary experience on day 3 of your road trip in Spain. Today, you will make 1 stop and experience some of the highlights of San Sebastian. At the end of the day, you will enjoy the comforts of a top-rated hotel in Jaca, which will be your home away from home for 1 night.

After soaking in Bilbao’s unique atmosphere, jump into the car with a full heart and drive in the direction of your next destination: San Sebastian. Expect your car journey to take a minimum of 1 hour 16 min. When you arrive in San Sebastian, it's time to take a break from the road.

Your sightseeing of the day begins at Peine del Viento XV, a remarkable sculpture where it’s easy to get lost in exploration. This top attraction is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars in 11,281 reviews.

Next, satisfy your wanderlust at Gipuzkoa Plaza. This park has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 8,940 travelers.

Alderdi Eder Parkea is another must-visit attraction. This renowned park offers a memorable experience, well worth a stop on your self-guided sightseeing tour. Rated 4.6 out of 5 stars by 13,442 travelers, it's one of the more popular places to see in the area.

Beyond the above-mentioned sites, you also have the opportunity to visit Donostiako Hondartza. This well-loved point of interest boasts a 4.8 out of 5-star rating from 136 reviews.

When there’s still energy left for exploring, Beach of La Concha awaits. If you’ve been interested in experiencing a natural feature, this is a top pick rated 4.7 out of 5 stars by 21,054 previous visitors.

At the end of the day, you will drive to Jaca, where you'll have a room waiting for you at the perfect place to stay. Check in and enjoy some downtime.

As you explore more of Jaca, you'll discover that its culinary landscape is as diverse as its attractions. Whether you're craving traditional dishes bursting with local flavors or innovative creations that push the boundaries of taste, you're sure to find a dining experience that satisfies your cravings.

Savor another day of unforgettable experiences in Spain!

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Day 4

Day 4 – Jaca, Loarre, Huesca, and Lleida

  • Lleida
  • Jaca
  • Loarre
  • Huesca
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Drive 236 km, 3 hours 52 min

  • Museum of Military Miniatures
  • Monasterio nuevo de San Juan de la peña
  • Loarre Castle
  • Parque Miguel Servet
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On day 4 of your road trip in Spain, you will get a true taste of the freedom a self-drive vacation in Europe entails. Today’s travel plans include stops at the most scenic, wondrous, and interesting places in Jaca, Loarre, and Huesca. In the evening, you’ll end up in Lleida, where you will stay for 1 night.

Take the opportunity to see Museum of Military Miniatures. This attraction has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 7,495 visitors.

After soaking up all the sights of today's itinerary, you'll be ready to hit the road in the direction of Lleida. Lleida offers plenty of top-rated hotels and other places to stay on any travel budget. Check in at the hotel of your choice and take some time to relax before you head out to explore.

Indulge in a memorable dining experience at one of Lleida's most popular restaurants, and connect with friendly locals for an authentic adventure.

Experience a taste of local culinary excellence while in Lleida by securing a table at Aimia. Esteemed as a much-enjoyed Bib Gourmand restaurant, it features an exceptional modern menu. If you're in the mood for something new, try Pub Legend | Lleida, another premier location with a delectable menu. You might also want to book a table at El Altar Bar i Tapes | Lleida. Known for its consistently satisfied patrons, it’s a perfect choice to elevate your evening in Lleida.

After your meal, keep the night alive at a bar like Bodega Sisbris, known for its lively atmosphere. Il Capriccio | Lleida is another top recommendation that provides the perfect setting with well-crafted drinks and a welcoming ambiance. Similarly, G-Bar Lleida Pub Lounge offers an excellent atmosphere for those looking to amp up the evening.

As the sun sets on another day of adventure, rest up and recharge for the next leg of your road trip in Spain.

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Day 5

Day 5 – Lleida, Salou, Tarragona, and Barcelona

  • Barcelona
  • Salou
  • Tarragona
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Drive 247 km, 3 hours 19 min

  • Tutuki Splash
  • Balcó del Mediterrani
  • Amfiteatre de Tarragona
  • Roman circus of Tárraco
  • The Ferreres Aqueduct
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Dive into day 5 of your remarkable road trip in Spain. Today you will explore Salou, and Tarragona, where you will have the opportunity to experience all the top things to see and do. At the end of the day, you’ll unwind at one of the finest accommodations in Barcelona. You’ll stay here for 4 nights.

Fasten your seatbelt and make your way to your next stop. Salou, home to many well-known sights in the region, is a lovely destination on today’s itinerary. Keep in mind that your travel time from Lleida to Salou may take around 1 hour 12 min without traffic disruptions. Upon arrival in Salou, we highly recommend checking out some of the top attractions.

Kick off the day at Tutuki Splash, a top pick for today’s sightseeing. This amusement ride is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars in 6,942 reviews.

Fasten your seatbelt and make your way to your next stop. Tarragona, home to many well-known sights in the region, is a lovely destination on today’s itinerary. Keep in mind that your travel time from Salou to Tarragona may take around 22 min without traffic disruptions. Upon arrival in Tarragona, we highly recommend checking out some of the top attractions.

Take the opportunity to see Balcó del Mediterrani. This attraction has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 16,291 visitors.

Tarragona Amphitheatre is another sightseeing hotspot in the area. This roman amphitheatre has been rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 15,655 travelers.

Tarragona is also the home of Roman circus of Tárraco. Around 7,761 people have rated this chogang elementary school an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Another place you’ll want to visit is The Ferreres Aqueduct. With an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from a total of 6,777 reviews, a visit to this park is a great idea.

When you’re done exploring for the day, you’ll drive to Barcelona, where you'll have a hotel waiting for you. Check in and spend some time relaxing before you head out to explore the city.

After a day of adventure, treat yourself to an exquisite dinner at one of Barcelona's best restaurants.

Get ready for an unforgettable culinary journey in Barcelona by reserving a table at Lasarte. Renowned as a 3-star Michelin restaurant, it offers an exceptional creative menu. For a different taste experience, head to ABaC, recognized for its delicious creative dishes. This 3-star Michelin restaurant consistently impresses guests, ensuring a memorable addition to your holiday. Looking for another option? Make sure to visit Cocina Hermanos Torres, a local favorite known for its delightful creative cuisine in Barcelona. Nestled in the heart of the city, this restaurant with 3 Michelin star is an ideal choice for discerning creative foodies seeking culinary excellence.

After your delicious meal, get a taste of the vibrant nightlife with a visit to Hemingway Gin & Cocktail Bar, known for its inviting atmosphere. Bobby's Free is another great option if you’re looking for a place to get the night started. Similarly, Torre Rosa provides a great setting to enjoy the night away.

Get a good night's sleep and look forward to another great day on the road in Spain!

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Day 6

Day 6 – Barcelona

  • Barcelona
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Drive 35 km, 1 hour 28 min

  • CosmoCaixa Barcelona
  • La Pedrera
  • Casa Batlló
  • Plaça de Catalunya
  • Montjuïc Castle
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Day 6 offers a multitude of experiences. You will stay in Barcelona for 3 nights more, offering you enough time to explore at a relaxed pace.

Make Museu de la Ciència CosmoCaixa your first stop of the day. Previous visitors have rated this museum an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars in 37,537 reviews.

Next up, make a stop at La Pedrera. With an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 85,188 visitors, it's easy to understand why so many people visit this monument every year.

Casa Batlló is another attraction you can visit on this day of your vacation. This tourist attraction has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 125,060 visitors.

When you’re finished at Casa Batlló, the perfect next stop is Plaça de Catalunya. This square is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars in 175,036 reviews.

If you’re keen to explore even more, then consider a visit to Montjuïc Castle. This castle is a top place to visit, with a rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 50,433 reviews.

Your discoveries in Barcelona do not have to stop there. Check out the fantastic selection of tours and tickets offered in Barcelona on this day of your trip. You can select your tours below.

Indulge in a memorable dining experience at one of Barcelona's most popular restaurants, and connect with friendly locals for an authentic adventure.

Dine in style at ARTiSA Barcelona, a top recommendation for dinner tonight. Or, for a change of pace, Restaurant El Foro boasts a menu that's sure to impress. Also, be sure to check out Braseria La Selva Barcelona. Known as a local hotspot, it’s a great choice for tonight in Barcelona.

Explore the vibrant nightlife at Dr Stravinsky after your meal, a hub for lively evenings and memorable moments. Or, head to El Xampanyet for a great selection of flavorful drinks and a charming setting.

Raise your glass and celebrate another amazing day of your road trip in Spain!

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Day 7

Day 7 – Barcelona

  • Barcelona
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Drive 16 km, 1 hour 16 min

  • Palau Sant Jordi
  • Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya
  • Magic Fountain of Montjuïc
  • Poble Espanyol
  • Parc de la Ciutadella
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Day 7 of your road trip across Spain promises a magnificent time exploring Barcelona. You have 2 nights left in Barcelona. Take the opportunity to experience more of the best attractions and activities in the city.

When you're ready to see some sights, Palau Sant Jordi is a great place to start. This sightseeing destination is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 25,638 visitors.

Another popular attraction you can visit today is Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya. This art museum has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 28,394 travelers. Every year, 718,000 travelers come to experience this site to make the most of their time in Barcelona.

We also recommend a stop at Magic Fountain of Montjuïc. The fountain has been rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 85,986 visitors.

If you're keen to explore more, consider visiting Poble Espanyol. This museum is a popular attraction with an average rating of 4.2 out of 5 stars from 32,691 reviews.

Parc de la Ciutadella is another easily accessible place to visit on this day of your trip. Stop by this urban park, rated 4.6 out of 5 stars in 68,100 reviews, to discover more of what makes it unique.

To do something one-of-a-kind on this day of your trip, you can join a tour. You can discover all of the most fun and eye-opening experiences in your destination below and secure your spot here.

As you explore more of Barcelona, you'll discover that its culinary landscape is as diverse as its attractions. Whether you're craving traditional dishes bursting with local flavors or innovative creations that push the boundaries of taste, you're sure to find a dining experience that satisfies your cravings.

As a top-rated it is an ideal choice in the city. Enjoy a lovely meal at CocoVail Beer Hall - Craft Beer Barcelona, a top-rated place to have dinner tonight. Alternatively, if your taste buds call for something different, El Nacional is another top choice with a popular menu. You could also check for a table at Ciutat Comtal. As an establishment that gains consistently high praises from customers, it’s an ideal choice in Barcelona tonight.

Celebrate another amazing day of your road trip adventure in Spain!

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Day 8

Day 8 – Barcelona

  • Barcelona
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Drive 13 km, 1 hour 10 min

  • Park Güell
  • Sagrada Família
  • Palau de la Música Catalana
  • Cathedral of the Holy Cross and Saint Eulalia
  • Mercado de La Boqueria
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On day 8 of your road trip, you will have an entire day to explore Barcelona. You’ll stay in Barcelona for 1 night and discover all the best things to see and do in the area.

Take the opportunity to see Park Güell. This attraction has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 181,403 visitors.

Sagrada Família is another sightseeing hotspot in the area. This minor basilica has been rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 226,955 travelers. Up to 4,527,427 people visit Sagrada Família every year.

Barcelona is also the home of Palau de la Música Catalana. Around 40,217 people have rated this concert hall an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars.

Another place you’ll want to visit is Cathedral of the Holy Cross and Saint Eulalia. With an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from a total of 62,263 reviews, a visit to this catholic cathedral is a great idea.

This day of your vacation in Barcelona is also your chance to admire Mercado de La Boqueria. This must-visit point of interest enjoys an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 160,835 reviews.

Immerse yourself in the local scene through top-rated tours and activities. You can choose from a wide variety of easy to challenging tours and easily add them to your travel package below.

After a long day of exploring, sit down for a delicious dinner at a top-rated restaurant in Barcelona. Enjoy a satisfying meal that will recharge you for tonight's adventures.

Make sure to reserve a table at Elsa y Fred, an iconic dining spot in Barcelona. This culinary treasure and its outstanding menu have enchanted food enthusiasts from around the world. Immerse yourself in the culinary delights of Antigua, a popular restaurant in Barcelona. With a menu designed to delight, it ensures a dining experience that transcends the ordinary. Experience the culinary magic of Viana Barcelona, a hidden gem nestled in Barcelona. Known for its exquisite cuisine and inviting atmosphere, it's a dining experience you won't soon forget.

Relax and recharge in preparation for another adventurous day in Spain!

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Day 9

Day 9 – Barcelona, Manresa, and Zaragoza

  • Zaragoza
  • Barcelona
  • Manresa
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Drive 327 km, 3 hours 46 min

  • Basilica of Santa Maria del Mar
  • Museu Picasso
  • Arc de Triomf
  • Parc de l'Agulla
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On day 9 of your exciting self-drive vacation in Spain, you’ll soak in the magnificence of 2 destinations, Barcelona, and Manresa. When you’re not sightseeing, take time to relax at your selected hotel in Zaragoza, where you’ll be staying for 1 night.

Journey into the unknown at Basilica of Santa Maria del Mar, a unique attraction awaiting your visit. This remarkable church has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 33,464 reviews.

When you’re ready to continue your sightseeing, Museu Picasso is a recommended place to visit. This art museum is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars in 28,171 reviews. Based on recent data, the attraction hosts 1,045,837 visitors per year.

Another must-see attraction in Barcelona is Arc de Triomf. Rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 77,887 travelers, this popular tourist destination in Barcelona offers an experience you will remember.

Manresa’s wonders await as you prepare for another journey on the road, leaving the breathtaking surroundings of Barcelona behind. This drive usually takes around 50 min. Manresa welcomes you with a multitude of unique vacation experiences.

Kick off the day at Parc de l'Agulla, a top pick for today’s sightseeing. This reservoir is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars in 7,966 reviews.

At the end of the day, you will drive to Zaragoza, where you'll have a room waiting for you at the perfect place to stay. Check in and enjoy some downtime.

After a long day of exploring, sit down for a delicious dinner at a top-rated restaurant in Zaragoza. Enjoy a satisfying meal that will recharge you for tonight's adventures.

Start your culinary exploration in Zaragoza by securing a reservation at Gente Rara. This renowned restaurant holds 1 Michelin star and offers an exceptional menu of creative, and contemporary cuisine. For another dining delight, visit Cancook, celebrated for its delectable creative menu. This acclaimed 1-star Michelin-recipient consistently leaves guests satisfied, making it a must-visit during your holiday. Looking for a different experience? Discover La Prensa, a top local spot known for its tantalizing contemporary menu. With a 1-star Michelin recognition, it guarantees an exceptional dining adventure.

Cap off your culinary experience with a visit to some of the most celebrated bars in the area. For instance, Be A Legend Bar stands out as an excellent choice for a post-dinner cocktail. Alternatively, Bar El Circo offers an ideal atmosphere to enjoy the pleasures of the night. Rock & Blues Cafe is also a great option that provides a perfect setting for a relaxing evening.

Raise your glass and celebrate another amazing day of your road trip in Spain!

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Day 10

Day 10 – Zaragoza, and Bilbao

  • Bilbao
  • Zaragoza
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Drive 311 km, 3 hours 40 min

  • Cathedral of the Savior in his Epiphany of Zaragoza
  • Puente de Piedra
  • Basilica of Our Lady of the Pillar
  • José Antonio Labordeta Grand Park
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Experience an unparalleled adventure on day 10 of your road trip in Spain. This exciting part of your journey invites you to discover the renowned landmarks in 1 vibrant destinations - Zaragoza. After a day filled with exploration and new experiences, you will retreat to the hotel of your choice in Bilbao. You will spend 1 night here for some well-deserved relaxation.

Make Cathedral of the Savior in his Epiphany of Zaragoza your first stop of the day. Previous visitors have rated this co-cathedral an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars in 5,249 reviews.

Next up, make a stop at Puente de Piedra. With an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 7,689 visitors, it's easy to understand why so many people visit this bridge every year.

Basilica of Our Lady of the Pillar is another attraction you can visit on this day of your vacation. This co-cathedral has an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 34,215 visitors.

When you’re finished at Basilica of Our Lady of the Pillar, the perfect next stop is José Antonio Labordeta Grand Park. This park is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars in 19,535 reviews.

After soaking up all the sights of today's itinerary, you'll be ready to hit the road in the direction of Bilbao. Bilbao offers plenty of top-rated hotels and other places to stay on any travel budget. Check in at the hotel of your choice and take some time to relax before you head out to explore.

As dinnertime approaches, it's time to head out for a bite to eat in Bilbao. If you are looking to dine at a popular restaurant in the city, it's often a good idea to reserve a table in advance.

Savor the flavors at Restaurante Pentxo, a top pick for dinner tonight. Alternatively, Kirol jatetxea beckons with its unique menu offerings. Also, consider Arpiku. With its consistent customer satisfaction, it’s an excellent option for dining in Bilbao tonight.

As the day draws to a close, take a moment to unwind and prepare for the next exciting chapter of your road trip in in Spain.

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Day 11

Day 11 – Bilbao - departure day

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Day 11 of your road trip in Spain is your departure day. This is your chance to catch a last glimpse of Bilbao before saying goodbye to this wonderful destination. If you've still got time left, we recommend doing some last-minute shopping or sightseeing.

On your last day in Spain, take time to indulge in shopping at Bilbao’s popular marketplace. Look for keepsakes or souvenirs to remind you of your trip.

Start your sightseeing with a visit to Zubizuri. This footbridge is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 10,295 visitors.

Before you conclude your road trip in Spain, drop by another restaurant for a last chance at a memorable dining experience in Bilbao.

If you're in the mood to try something new, consider Cerveceria Baskian, another top spot with a mouthwatering menu.

You’ll then say farewell to Bilbao. Drive to the airport, return your car, and take the opportunity to get some last-minute souvenirs before you board your flight home. We wish you a pleasant journey and hope you leave with many wonderful memories of your road trip in Spain!

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