Barcelona Itinerary 6 Days

Attractions to Visit in Barcelona in 6 Days

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Recent Itineraries for 6 Days

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6 Days in Barcelona Vacation Guide

Barcelona is a magical, glittering gem in the Catalonia region of Spain. This oceanfront city is famous for its marvelous architecture, state-of-the-art museums, and modern theme parks. Spending 6 days in Barcelona will be the best way to see every aspect of the city and soak in its festive atmosphere. So, learn about the exciting history and incredible culture of Spain by exploring the city of Barcelona with the help of this 6-day Barcelona itinerary.

What to see in Barcelona in 6 days?

Day 1 and 2 In Barcelona Itinerary 6 days

On the first two days of your 6 days/ 5 nights in Barcelona, you can explore the historical center of the city, have fun on its lively beaches, and get a wonderful culinary experience. The historical center of the city will introduce you to the pre-Roman times and their rich history. You can start this tour with the Barcelona History Museum which is located on a large area of Roman ruins. You can attend an audio tour here as well. You can also visit the Picasso Museum that houses a large collection of artworks by Picasso. The 11th century Gothic Cathedral of Barcelona is also a must-see during these two days. To enjoy a delicious lunch, you can head to the food market called La Boqueria and then visit the Barcelona Museum of Contemporary Art. At evenings, you can relax at Parc de la Ciutadella gazing at its fountains and lush greenery.
Barcelona is also famous for its food and to enjoy this, the food markets around Barri Gothic are the best places to be at. You can also participate in one of the food tours available in the city. Beach hopping is also one of the popular activities in Barcelona. There are many lively beaches that you can have fun at during the first two days.

Day 3 and 4 Barcelona Itinerary 6 days 

On day 3 and 4, you can take a walking tour of the famous historical places of Barcelona and then you can also engage yourself in the activities available on the harbor. To see the Modernista movement in Barcelona, you can head to Gaudi. Here you will find the sites like La Sagrada Familia, Park Güell, Casa Mila, and Casa Batllo. Enjoy your lunch at one of the restaurants located here and then take a walking tour of the architectural beauty of this place. On one of the days, you can spend some time at the harbour and enjoy a ride in 1450-meter long harbor aerial tramway. Head to the Monthuic Hill to see the 18th-century historic fortress of Castell de Montjuïc. Capture the panoramic views of the city from the castle. To understand the regional culture and beliefs of Catalonia, the Museu Nacional d’Art de Catalunya is also a great visit. At one of the nights, you can attend a beautiful fountain show at Plaça d’Espanya.

Day 5 and 6 Barcelona Itinerary 6 days

During the last two days of your 6 days trip to Barcelona, you can go for a day-trip to the coastal town of Cadaques. Located in the region of Girona, this place is 180 kilometers from Barcelona and is famous for its rich fishing culture. You can be a part of the island’s culture by participating in fishing, taking a walking tour of the whitewashed buildings, and treating yourself with its culinary items. When you are in Barcelona, watching a soccer match must be a part of your 6D5N Barcelona itinerary. Watch FC Barcelona or Espanyol playing on the ground. While you try Barcelona’s mouthwatering cuisine, you can also take a food class during your stay. This will add more to your Barcelona experience. And, apart from food, the sangria of Barcelona is something you must not miss. There are some exclusive shopping malls in the city such as Maremagnum and Plaza de Toros de las Arenas where you can spend your evenings and have a wonderful retail therapy.

The city of Barcelona can be best experienced during these 6 days. This itinerary will help you learn a lot about the city’s cuisine, culture, and architecture.

Tours and Activities in Barcelona for 6 days

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Best Hotels in Barcelona for 6 Day Trip

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With Less Days in Hand

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With More Days in Hand

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