10 days in Spain Itinerary

10 days in Spain Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Barcelona
— 3 nights
2
Madrid
— 3 nights
3
Seville
— 2 nights

3
nights
Barcelona

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and Plaça de Sant Felip Neri. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Vila Vella (Old Town) and Ciutat Vella. Explore Barcelona's surroundings by going to Girona (Girona Cathedral (Catedral) & Patronat Call de Girona). The adventure continues: admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo, make a trip to Las Ramblas, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral, and get engrossed in the history at Museu d'Història de Barcelona MUHBA.

For more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Barcelona road trip planning site.

Cape Town, South Africa to Barcelona is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from South Africa Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Cape Town in June; daily highs in Barcelona reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can catch the train to Madrid.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trips

Girona, Vila Vella (Old Town)
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Vila Vella (Old Town) ©
Vila Vella (Old Town)
Ciutat Vella ©
Ciutat Vella

3
nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
The Walls of Avila and Basilica de San Vicente are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Discover out-of-the-way places like The Four Posts and EXIT Madrid. Change things up with these side-trips from Madrid: Toledo (MQM Museo del Queso Manchego Toledo, Casco Historico de Toledo, &more) and Cathedral of Avila (in Avila). The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at Museo Sorolla, get engrossed in the history at National Archaeological Museum of Spain, and don't miss a visit to Plaza Mayor.

For maps, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read Madrid day trip planning tool.

Getting from Barcelona to Madrid by train takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. Traveling from Barcelona in June, you will find days in Madrid are a bit warmer (°C), and nights are a bit cooler (°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Seville.

Things to do in Madrid

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games

Side Trips

Avila, Toledo
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The Walls of Avila ©
The Walls of Avila
Basilica de San Vicente ©
Basilica de San Vicente
Monastery of San Juan de los Reyes ©
Monastery of San Juan de los Reyes

2
nights
Seville

Seville ©
A city of rich Moorish heritage, Seville is the cultural and financial center of southern Spain, and the site of numerous festivals throughout the year.
On the 19th (Fri), steep yourself in history at Royal Alcázar of Seville, steep yourself in history at Real Maestranza de Caballeria de Sevilla, and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Sat): deepen your understanding at Royal Tobacco Factory, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Capilla de los Marineros, take in the spiritual surroundings of Capilla de San Jose, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Sevilla, and finally don't miss a visit to Plaza del Triunfo.

To find photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Seville trip planner.

Getting from Madrid to Seville by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. In June in Seville, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Adventure Outdoors
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Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville
Catedral de Sevilla ©
Catedral de Sevilla
Royal Tobacco Factory ©
Royal Tobacco Factory

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