Weekend getaways with friends near Barcelona

Escapadas de fin de semana con amigos cerca de Barcelona

Are you looking for an exciting weekend getaway near Barcelona?

You've come to the right place. At Vanguard Student Housing, we know that combining studies with a bit of fun is essential. Here are some ideas for an unforgettable getaway with friends near our student flats in Barcelona.

Beach, party and culture in Sitges.

If you're looking for a getaway that has it all, Sitges is your perfect destination. Just 30 minutes by train from Barcelona, this coastal town is famous for its beautiful beaches, nightlife and rich cultural heritage. Relax on the beach during the day, explore the charming old town in the evening and enjoy an exciting nightlife when the sun goes down.

Mountain adventure in Montserrat.

If you prefer an active weekend outdoors, Montserrat is the place for you. This majestic mountain massif, located about an hour by train from Barcelona, offers a wealth of hiking and climbing routes. Climb to the top and enjoy breathtaking panoramic views. You can also visit the Benedictine monastery of Montserrat for a unique cultural experience.

Discovering history in Tarragona.

Just over an hour by train from Barcelona, Tarragona offers you a journey into the Roman past. Visit the impressive Roman amphitheatre and the old town, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Tarragona is a historical treasure that will make you feel like you're in a period film.

Nature and tranquillity in the Ebro Delta.

For those looking for a quiet escape in nature, the Ebro Delta is the perfect destination. About a two-hour drive from Barcelona, this natural park is ideal for bird watching, cycling and kayaking. You can also enjoy the delicious local cuisine based on fresh seafood.

And that's not all! When you return to Barcelona, you'll come home to Vanguard Student Housing to feel at home and recharge your batteries before heading back to the classroom. We offer modern rooms, common areas for socialising and studying, and convenient locations in the heart of the city.

No matter what type of getaway you choose, be sure to make the most of your time in Barcelona. Whether you prefer the beach, the mountains, history or nature, Barcelona and its surroundings have something for everyone. Book your accommodation at Vanguard Student Housing and get ready for an unforgettable adventure near Barcelona.

Remember, at Vanguard, we are here to make your university experience unforgettable. We hope to see you soon!