5-Day Spain Weekend Getaway in Barcelona

Perfect travel plans
Everything included
Fully customizable

Description

Summary

Duration
5 days & 4 nights
Available
Jan. - Dec.
Hotel
4 nights included
Car rental
Optional
Flights
Optional
Travel app
All vouchers, itinerary, & map

Description

Barcelona welcomes you to a refreshing 5-day weekend getaway where you can unwind. Experience captivating views and rich culture in Spain, making the most of every minute of your short escape.

This fantastic 5-day travel plan is your chance to see the best travel destinations in Spain over the course of a weekend. You’ll stay for 4 nights in Barcelona, taking in its beauty and energy while maximizing your time in Spain.

Spend your wonderful weekend break in Spain visiting the most popular sightseeing destinations. Expect to see other remarkable attractions in Spain and get a glimpse of the country's unique history and culture.

Your accommodation will be conveniently located for easy access to many of the best places to see and do in Spain. You'll have plenty of time to stroll through local markets and shopping streets. Go souvenir shopping to your heart's content and take a bit of Spain home with you to remind you of your vacation in Barcelona.

Your itinerary will take you to the best sights and spots in the city of Barcelona. By the end of your weekend getaway in Spain, you'll return home happy, with plenty of photos and memories to look back to and share.

This 5-day travel plan covers all you need for an amazing time in Spain. Your itinerary is customizable, giving you the opportunity to create the perfect weekend getaway in Barcelona. Add tours, tickets, and activities to each day of your itinerary and make the most of your time in Spain.

For your convenience, you can also add a car rental to your weekend getaway package to Spain.

On top of all that, you'll also have access to 24/7 travel support from your personal agent. We’ll provide you with a step-by-step guide you can easily access on our mobile app, where your travel documents are stored and organized.

Booking a complete vacation in Barcelona has never been this fast and easy. The best services in Barcelona fill up quickly, so select a date and start planning your weekend getaway to Spain today!

Read more

Included

Hotel, 4 nights
Step-by-step guide
Personal travel agent
24/7 travel support

Destinations

Scenic aerial view of the Agbar Tower in Barcelona in Spain.Barcelona / 4 nights

Map

Attractions

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 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
Basilica of Santa Maria del Mar, Sant Pere, Santa Caterina i la Ribera, Ciutat Vella, Barcelona, Barcelonès, Catalonia, SpainBasilica of Santa Maria del Mar
Photo of Barcelona National Museum (Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya) near Plaza de Espagna, Barcelona, Spain.Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya
Palau Sant JordiPalau Sant Jordi
Photo of Casa de la Ciutat, City Hall of Barcelona on the Placa de Sant Jaume in The Gothic Quarter of Barcelona during morning blue hour, Spain.Plaça Sant Jaume

Flights
Yes
No

Round trip
Economy
Round trip
Economy

Travel details

Flights

Round trip
Economy
Round trip
Economy
Travel dates

Include flights?

Yes
No

Travelers

Rooms

Flights

Car
Yes
No

Hotels

Personalize your itinerary

Day 1

Day 1 – Barcelona - arrival day

  • Barcelona - Arrival day
  • More
  • Parc de la Ciutadella
  • More

Your exciting weekend getaway in Spain begins as you arrive in Barcelona. Explore the city's charm while spending 4 nights at one of the best hotels and places to stay in Barcelona.

Make Ciutadella Park your first stop of the day. Previous visitors have rated this urban park an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars in 68,100 reviews.

When the afternoon arrives, make your way to the hotel of your choice in downtown Barcelona. Check-in at hotels in Spain normally starts around 2 to 3 PM. Each accommodation option in Barcelona offers a unique blend of comfort and style in addition to prime access to the city’s top attractions.

You’ll have plenty of restaurant and bar options in Barcelona. So when you’re done exploring and it’s time to eat, all you have to do is take your pick of the city’s best dining and drinking spots.

Make your stay in Barcelona one for the books by indulging in an unforgettable culinary experience at Lasarte, a 3 Michelin star-rated gem acclaimed by food experts. Its delightful creative cuisine and the praise from satisfied patrons speak of its outstanding quality. Lasarte, which has a Bib Gourmand award, gives you the best value for your money, and ensures your dining experience will be nothing short of extraordinary.

Another Michelin restaurant in Barcelona you shouldn’t miss is the Bib-Gourmand awardee ABaC. With 3 Michelin star rating, it’s a haven for food lovers and enthusiasts. ABaC proudly maintains an outstanding reputation, attracting diners from near and far, all delighted by its creative culinary offerings.

Cocina Hermanos Torres is not just another restaurant in Barcelona. Its 3-Michelin star menu promises to tantalize your taste buds and take you on a gastronomic adventure. This Bib-Gourmand awarded restaurant’s creative dishes and numerous glowing reviews from satisfied patrons have solidified its reputation as a culinary gem in Barcelona.

A weekend getaway in Spain isn't complete without experiencing the nightlife scene in Barcelona. Fortunately, the city also has many fantastic bars that cater to all travel budgets.

When you’ve finished dinner and you’re in the mood for a drink, we recommend visiting one of the best bars in Barcelona. BORO Bar offers plenty of drink options for every taste and budget. Around 1,248 customers have given this bar an overall rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars.

Soak in the unique vibe of the city of Barcelona tonight! Raise your glass and relax after your rewarding weekend getaway experience in Spain!

Read more

Experiences

Day 2

Day 2 – Barcelona

  • Barcelona
  • More
  • CosmoCaixa Barcelona
  • Park Güell
  • Sagrada Família
  • La Pedrera
  • Casa Batlló
  • More

On day 2 of your enjoyable weekend getaway in Spain, soak up the atmosphere of Barcelona. Make the most of your remaining 3 nights at Barcelona by exploring the local food scene and nightlife, adding extra fun to your memorable journey.

Begin your sightseeing with a visit to Museu de la Ciència CosmoCaixa. This museum is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars in 37,537 reviews.

Next up, make your way to Park Güell. This sculpture garden has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 181,403 reviews.

When you’re ready for your next sight of the day, continue to La Sagrada Familia. This minor basilica has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 226,955 visitors. Up to 4,527,427 people visit this place of interest annually.

Beyond the above-mentioned attractions, you also have the opportunity to visit La Pedrera-Casa Milà. This monument is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 85,188 visitors.

If you’re keen to explore even more, then consider a visit to Casa Batlló. This tourist attraction is a much-appreciated attraction with an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 125,060 visitors.

To immerse yourself in more memorable moments in Barcelona, check out the best-rated tours the region offers. You can discover and choose from all of the top-rated activities you can do on this day in Barcelona below.

When it’s time to eat, dine at one of the best local restaurants in Barcelona and satisfy your appetite for a lovely meal.

Book a table at RAO Restaurant, a famous dining establishment in Barcelona. This culinary hotspot and its appetizing cuisine have captured the hearts of food enthusiasts. Its reputation for food excellence is reflected in its 4.7 out of 5-star rating from 964 satisfied diners.

A weekend getaway in Spain isn't complete without experiencing the nightlife scene in Barcelona. Fortunately, the city also has many fantastic bars that cater to all travel budgets.

To get a drink at one of the best bars in the city, go to Hemingway Gin & Cocktail Bar. This bar has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 893 customers.

A quick trip to any of these popular local bars will enhance your travel experience in the city of Barcelona. Cheers to a pleasant weekend getaway in Spain!

Read more

Experiences

Day 3

Day 3 – Barcelona

  • Barcelona
  • More
  • Mercado de La Boqueria
  • Magic Fountain of Montjuïc
  • Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya
  • Palau Sant Jordi
  • Montjuïc Castle
  • More

Welcome to day 3 of your exciting weekend getaway in Spain. Today, let Barcelona reveal more of its personality as you visit its best spots. Relish the remaining 2 nights of your vacation as you dive deeper into this captivating destination.

Start your day with a visit to Mercado de La Boqueria. This extraordinary sightseeing destination is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 160,835 visitors.

Next, make your way to Magic Fountain of Montjuïc. This top attraction is a fountain with an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 85,986 visitors.

We also recommend a visit to Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya. Hosting 718,000 visitors every year, Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya is one of the most popular places to visit in Barcelona. This art museum is rated 4.6 out of 5 stars by 28,394 travelers.

If you’re keen to keep exploring, visit Palau Sant Jordi. This highly recommended sightseeing destination has received an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 25,638 travelers.

Today is also your chance to spend some time at Montjuïc Castle. This castle is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 50,433 travelers.

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

You’ll have plenty of restaurant and bar options in Barcelona. So when you’re done exploring and it’s time to eat, all you have to do is take your pick of the city’s best dining and drinking spots.

Elevate your experience by savoring a meal in La Whiskeria - Whisky & Cocktail Bar, a distinguished dining establishment in Barcelona. It has a rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars, thanks to the positive reviews of 743 satisfied guests and a menu that’s committed to quality and flavor.

You can end this day of your weekend getaway in Spain perfectly by visiting one of the best bars in the city after dinner.

Cerveseria Catalana is a must-visit. This bar is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 14,751 customers.

Relish in novel experiences as you continue your weekend getaway in the city of Barcelona. Toast to another amazing day in Spain!

Read more

Experiences

Day 4

Day 4 – Barcelona

  • Barcelona
  • More
  • Plaça de Catalunya
  • Palau de la Música Catalana
  • Cathedral of the Holy Cross and Saint Eulalia
  • Plaça Sant Jaume
  • Basilica of Santa Maria del Mar
  • More

Day 4 of your weekend escape in Spain offers another exciting opportunity to discover the wonders of Barcelona. Fuel up for adventure with a delicious breakfast and anticipate 1 night filled with unforgettable memories.

When you're ready to see some sights, Plaça de Catalunya is a great place to start with. This square is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 175,036 visitors.

Another popular attraction you can visit today is Palau de la Música Catalana. This concert hall has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 40,217 travelers.

We also recommend a stop at Cathedral of Barcelona. The catholic cathedral has been rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 62,263 visitors.

If you're keen to explore more, consider visiting Plaça de Sant Jaume. This square is a popular attraction with an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 16,451 reviews.

Basilica of Santa Maria del Mar is another easily accessible place to visit on this day of your trip. Stop by this church, rated 4.7 out of 5 stars in 33,464 reviews, to discover more of what makes it unique.

One of the most unique ways of discovering what else Barcelona has to offer is by going on a top-rated tour. Be sure to check out all the experiences Barcelona offers and add your favorites to your Spain travel package below.

When it’s time to eat, dine at one of the best local restaurants in Barcelona and satisfy your appetite for a lovely meal.

Make sure to book a table at El Nacional, a popular restaurant in Barcelona. This acclaimed restaurant and its mouthwatering dishes have earned the admiration of food lovers. Its commitment to culinary excellence is evident in its 4.4 out of 5-star rating from 23,496 satisfied guests.

A weekend getaway in Spain isn't complete without experiencing the nightlife scene in Barcelona. Fortunately, the city also has many fantastic bars that cater to all travel budgets.

After dinner, visit El Bosc de Les Fades for a drink or two. This bar serves plenty of food and drink options and is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 14,606 customers.

This is the perfect time to relax and enjoy your weekend getaway in Spain to the fullest. Savor every minute of your stay in Barcelona!

Read more

Experiences

Day 5

Day 5 – Barcelona - departure day

  • Barcelona - Departure day
  • More
  • Arc de Triomf
  • More

Your remarkable weekend getaway in Spain is about to end. Soon, you’ll say goodbye to Barcelona. Day 5 is your departure day and your chance to catch one last glimpse of the city and Spain's charming sights.

If you prefer to go sightseeing before leaving Spain, the popular Arco de Triunfo de Barcelona is an extraordinary attraction you could visit on your last day in Barcelona.

As your final day in Spain unfolds, don’t miss the chance for a last-minute shopping spree in Barcelona’s shopping district. Your accommodation’s convenient location near the city’s shopping area offers the luxury of time, so you don’t have to limit yourself from leisurely strolling its streets amidst a collection of establishments.

Look for the perfect gift for your loved ones back home, or buy yourself a little keepsake to remind you of Spain.

Before you conclude your weekend getaway in Barcelona, drop by a top-rated restaurant for a last chance at a memorable dining experience in the city. Savor the local food culture over a fantastic meal.

You’ll then say farewell to Spain and begin your journey home, now filled with memories of your unforgettable weekend getaway in Barcelona!

Read more

Experiences

Similar travel packages

Link to appstore phone
Install Europe’s biggest travel app

Download Europe’s biggest travel marketplace to your phone to manage your entire trip in one place

Scan this QR code with your phone camera and press the link that appears to add Europe’s biggest travel marketplace into your pocket. Enter your phone number or email address to receive an SMS or email with the download link.