12 days in Spain Itinerary

12 days in Spain Itinerary

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12 days in Spain Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  5​h 15​min
1
Valencia
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Murcia
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
3
Granada
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Sierra Nevada National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
5
Nerja
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
6
Malaga
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 45​min
7
Ronda
— 2 nights
bus:  2​h
8
Seville
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
End: London

1
night
Valencia

Valencia ©
A charming old city originally founded as a Roman colony, Valencia is the country’s third-largest urban center.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

For reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Valencia trip itinerary planning app .

London, UK to Valencia is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or take a train. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Time (CET) is 1 hour. In March, Valencia is somewhat warmer than London - with highs of 22°C and lows of 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can drive to Murcia.

Things to do in Valencia

Parks Museums Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias ©
Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias
Central Market of Valencia ©
Central Market of Valencia
Valencia Cathedral ©
Valencia Cathedral

2
nights
Murcia

Murcia ©
Murcia is a city in south-eastern Spain, the capital and most populous city of the Autonomous Community of the Region of Murcia, and the seventh largest city in the country, with a population of 442,573 inhabitants in 2009 (about one third of the total population of the Region). Santa Clara Monastery & Museum has been added to your itinerary. On the 24th (Tue), examine the collection at Santa Clara Monastery & Museum, make a trip to Real Casino de Murcia, admire the striking features of Cathedral de Santa Maria, then make a trip to Plaza Cardenal Belluga, and finally test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms. On the next day, tour the pleasant surroundings at La Mata Beach, wander the streets of Calle Mayor, then examine the collection at Museo Del Teatro Romano, and finally steep yourself in history at Plaza de las Flores.

For photos, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Murcia road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Valencia to Murcia takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In March in Murcia, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Granada.

Things to do in Murcia

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Cartagena, La Mata Beach
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral de Santa Maria ©
Cathedral de Santa Maria
Room Escape Games
Real Casino de Murcia ©
Real Casino de Murcia

1
night
Granada

Granada ©
Granada boasts numerous well-preserved examples of exquisite Moorish architecture, not the least of which is the Alhambra, an ancient citadel and royal palace.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Thu): explore the historical opulence of Alhambra, wander the streets of Albayzin, and then have some family-friendly fun at El Reino Escape Room.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Granada holiday tool .

Drive from Murcia to Granada in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Murcia in March, expect Granada to be slightly colder, temps between 19°C and 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Sierra Nevada National Park.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Alhambra ©
Alhambra
El Reino Escape Room ©
El Reino Escape Room
Albayzin ©
Albayzin

1
night
Sierra Nevada National Park

Sierra Nevada National Park ©
On the 27th (Fri), get great views at Mirador Ahi De Cara, take in breathtaking views at Los Cahorros, and then take in the awesome beauty at Pico Del Veleta.

To find photos, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Sierra Nevada National Park holiday builder .

You can drive from Granada to Sierra Nevada National Park in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can drive to Nerja.

Things to do in Sierra Nevada National Park

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Pico Del Veleta ©
Pico Del Veleta
Mirador Ahi De Cara ©
Mirador Ahi De Cara

2
nights
Nerja

Nerja ©
Nerja is a municipality on the Costa del Sol in the province of Málaga in the autonomous community of Andalusia in southern Spain. Start off your visit on the 28th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Nerja Donkey Sanctuary, make a trip to Balcon de Europa, then Head underground at Fundación Cueva de Nerja, and finally explore the striking landscape at Cliffs of Maro Cerro Gordo.

For where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Nerja vacation maker site .

You can drive from Sierra Nevada National Park to Nerja in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to drive to Malaga.

Things to do in Nerja

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Fundación Cueva de Nerja ©
Fundación Cueva de Nerja
Cliffs of Maro Cerro Gordo ©
Cliffs of Maro Cerro Gordo
Nerja Donkey Sanctuary ©
Nerja Donkey Sanctuary

1
day
Malaga

Malaga ©
Modern yet historic, Málaga is a lively city famous for being the birthplace of Pablo Picasso.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sun): take in the waterfront at Puerto de Málaga, explore the world behind art at Museo Picasso Malaga, delve into the distant past at Teatro Romano, then take an in-depth tour of Alcazaba, and finally contemplate the long history of Malaga Cathedral.

To find ratings, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Malaga route builder website .

Traveling by car from Nerja to Malaga takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Nerja in March, with highs in Malaga at 23°C and lows at 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can go by car to Ronda.

Things to do in Malaga

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Alcazaba ©
Alcazaba
Puerto de Málaga ©
Puerto de Málaga
Malaga Cathedral ©
Malaga Cathedral

2
nights
Ronda

Renowned for its deep gorge, the quaint, whitewashed village of Ronda has preserved its charm as an Andalusian country village.
On the 30th (Mon), snap pictures at Puente Nuevo, explore the striking landscape at El Tajo de Ronda, then get great views at Mirador de Aldehuela, and finally take a stroll through Old City. On the next day, steep yourself in history at Casa Del Rey Moro, delve into the distant past at Baños Arabes, and then see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour.

To find maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read Ronda trip planner .

Traveling by car from Malaga to Ronda takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in March, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) so you can catcht the bus to Seville.

Things to do in Ronda

Tours Outdoors Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Climbing Tours
Puente Nuevo ©
Puente Nuevo
Old City ©
Old City

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 (Wed): contemplate the long history of Royal Alcázar of Seville, take a stroll through Barrio Santa Cruz, then enjoy breathtaking views from Torre Giralda, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Sevilla. On the 2nd (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Plaza de España, admire the natural beauty at Parque de Maria Luisa, then admire the striking features of Metropol Parasol, and finally make a trip to Puente de San Bernardo.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Seville trip itinerary planning app .

You can take a bus from Ronda to Seville in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In March in Seville, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Seville

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

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