12 days in Spain Itinerary

12 days in Spain Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Madrid
— 2 nights
2
Seville
— 2 nights
3
San Sebastian - Donostia
— 2 nights
4
Barcelona
— 3 nights

2
nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Step out of Madrid to go to Toledo and see Catedral Primada, which is approximately 1h 20 min away. There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at Prado National Museum, contemplate the long history of Royal Palace of Madrid, make a trip to Plaza Mayor, and walk around Parque del Retiro.

For maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Madrid road trip planning website.

Jakarta, Indonesia to Madrid is an approximately 22-hour flight. You'll gain 6 hours traveling from Jakarta to Madrid due to the time zone difference. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Jakarta in September: high temperatures in Madrid hover around °C and lows are around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) to allow time to travel to Seville.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Catedral Primada
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Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Parque del Retiro ©
Parque del Retiro
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid

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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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): contemplate the long history of Royal Alcázar of Seville, take a stroll through Barrio Santa Cruz, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Torre Giralda, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de Sevilla. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the striking features of Setas de Sevilla (Metropol Parasol), admire the natural beauty at Parque de Maria Luisa, and then steep yourself in history at Plaza de España.

To find where to stay, maps, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Seville driving holiday planner.

You can fly from Madrid to Seville in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In September, daytime highs in Seville are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to San Sebastian - Donostia.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods
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Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville
Catedral de Sevilla ©
Catedral de Sevilla

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San Sebastian - Donostia

As one of the anchoring cities of the beautiful Basque Country, San Sebastián boasts a trendy, cosmopolitan vibe while still harboring a relaxed, coastal charm.
On the 24th (Tue), paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour and then indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area. On the 25th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Peine del Viento, thenenjoy the sand and surf at La Concha Beach, and then indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read San Sebastian - Donostia sightseeing planner.

Traveling by flight from Seville to San Sebastian - Donostia takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. When traveling from Seville in September, plan for a bit cooler days in San Sebastian - Donostia, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in San Sebastian - Donostia

Tours Outdoors Wineries
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Food Tours
La Concha Beach ©
La Concha Beach

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.
Barcelona is known for parks, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Casa Batllo, shop like a local with La Boqueria, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and admire the local landmark of The Magic Fountain.

To find ratings, photos, and tourist information, use the Barcelona trip itinerary maker website.

Fly from San Sebastian - Donostia to Barcelona in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In September, daily temperatures in Barcelona can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
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Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia

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