12 days in Spain Itinerary

12 days in Spain Itinerary

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12 days in Spain Itinerary

Start: Lima
Fly:  21​h 45​min
1
Barcelona
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Seville
— 2 nights
train:  2​h 45​min
3
Madrid
— 3 nights
Fly:  15​h 30​min
End: Lima

5
nights
Barcelona

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Tablao Flamenco Cordobes, La Bodega Flamenca, Maestros de la Guitarra, and other attractions. On the 31st (Mon), spend an adventurous day with a kayaking and canoeing tour. And it doesn't end there: admire the striking features of La Sagrada Familia, stroll through Park Güell, take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic, and pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral.

To see maps, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read Barcelona holiday planner.

Lima, Peru to Barcelona is an approximately 22-hour flight. Traveling from Lima to Barcelona, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Lima in July, things will get somewhat warmer in Barcelona: highs are around 33°C and lows about 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) so you can travel to Seville.

Things to do in Barcelona

Nightlife Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell

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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Tue): admire the natural beauty at Royal Alcázar of Seville, savor the flavors at The Olive Oil Workshop, and then contemplate the long history of Plaza de Espana. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Metropol Parasol, pause for some serene contemplation at Capilla de los Marineros, take a stroll through Barrio Santa Cruz, then appreciate the history behind Torre Giralda, and finally admire the striking features of Seville Cathedral (Catedral de Sevilla).

To find traveler tips, photos, maps, and other tourist information, use the Seville itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Seville takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. When traveling from Barcelona in August, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Seville: temperatures range from 38°C by day to 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can take a train to Madrid.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks
Highlights from your plan
Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville
Catedral de Sevilla ©
Catedral de Sevilla

3
nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Madrid is known for sightseeing, museums, parks, shopping, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at Museo Nacional del Prado, admire the striking features of Royal Palace of Madrid, make a trip to Puerta del Sol, and admire all the interesting features of Estadio Santiago Bernabeu.

For other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, use the Madrid sightseeing planner.

Traveling by train from Seville to Madrid takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In August, daily temperatures in Madrid can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Parque del Retiro ©
Parque del Retiro
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid

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