15 days in Iberia Itinerary

15 days in Iberia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Spain trip itinerary planner

Make it your trip
Fly
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Alicante
Drive
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Benidorm
— 2 nights
Drive
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Valencia
— 2 nights
Fly
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Sitges
— 6 nights
Drive
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Salou
— 1 night
Drive
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Barcelona
— 3 nights
Drive
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Girona
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Alicante

City of Sun

As Valencia’s second largest city and one of the most well-known along the Costa Blanca, Alicante has an enchanting atmosphere that blends rich history with animated beach life.
To find ratings, photos, maps, and other tourist information, use the Alicante trip itinerary planning website.

Newcastle upon Tyne, UK to Alicante is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also take a train; or do a combination of car and train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Newcastle upon Tyne to Alicante due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Newcastle upon Tyne in October, you will find days in Alicante are much hotter (30°C), and nights are a bit warmer (19°C). On the 13th (Sun), you're off to Benidorm.

Things to do in Alicante

Outdoors · Nightlife · Tours · Parks

Benidorm

— 2 nights
A major seaside resort on the famous Costa Blanca, Benidorm was built compactly, thanks to the foresight of a local government administrator in the 1960s, who had a vision for a holiday destination that would grow upwards.
To find out how to plan a trip to Benidorm, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Alicante to Benidorm takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus; or ride a tram. In October, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 18°C. On the 15th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Valencia.

Things to do in Benidorm

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Valencia

— 2 nights

City of Mediterranean Light

A charming old city originally founded as a Roman colony, Valencia is the country’s third-largest urban center.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Museu de les Ciencies Principe Felipe, Plaza de Toros de Valencia and Central Market of Valencia. Get a sense of the local culture at Parroquia de San Nicolas de Bari y San Pedro Martir and Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias. Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at Valencia Cathedral, meet the residents at Oceanografic Valencia, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Bioparc Valencia.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Valencia vacation planning website.

You can drive from Benidorm to Valencia in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of tram and train. In October, daily temperatures in Valencia can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can fly to Sitges.

Things to do in Valencia

Zoos & Aquariums · Parks · Museums · Shopping

Sitges

— 6 nights
Sitges is a town about 35 kilometres southwest of Barcelona, in Catalonia, renowned worldwide for its Film Festival and Carnival. Your day by day itinerary now includes Raco de la Calma, Santa Maria de Montserrat Abbey, Queenz DinnerShow, and other attractions you added. Discover out-of-the-way places like Passeig Maritim and Alberto Beach.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Sitges online itinerary planner.

Getting from Valencia to Sitges by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Valencia in October: highs in Sitges hover around 25°C, while lows dip to 17°C. You'll have a few hours on the 23rd (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling to Salou.

Things to do in Sitges

Outdoors · Breweries & Distilleries · Historic Sites · Nightlife

Side Trip

Salou

— 1 night

Nightlife Capital of the Costa Dorada

Known for its Mediterranean climate and vibrant beach community, Salou serves as the tourist capital of the Costa Dorada.
Ferrari Land has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): get in on the family fun at PortAventura, then admire the local landmark of Illuminated Fountain, and then make a trip to Avenida Jaume I. Keep things going the next day: get in on the family fun at Ferrari Land.

To find traveler tips, ratings, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Salou route planner.

Traveling by car from Sitges to Salou takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in October, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Barcelona.

Things to do in Salou

Theme Parks

Side Trip

Barcelona

— 3 nights

Jewel of the Mediterranean

Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Get some cultural insight at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and Carrer del Mirador del Palau Nacional. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to El Born and Barri de Gracia. There's lots more to do: make a trip to Ciutat Vella, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Templo del Sagrado Corazon de Jesus, admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo, and walk around Parc Guell.

To see photos, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Barcelona road trip planner.

Drive from Salou to Barcelona in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Barcelona are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Girona.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks · Museums

Girona

City of a Thousand Sieges

Catalonia’s second-largest city, Girona embodies old-world charm, with its narrow cobblestone streets and traditional Catalan culture.
On the 27th (Sun), wander the streets of Patronat Call de Girona.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Girona vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Barcelona to Girona takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Barcelona in October, Girona is little chillier at night with lows of 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to fly back home.

Things to do in Girona

Neighborhoods
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