15 days in Spain Itinerary

15 days in Spain Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Birmingham
Fly:  5 h 30 min
1
Madrid
— 4 nights
Drive:  45 min
2
Toledo
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Avila
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Salamanca
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h 15 min
5
Segovia
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h
End: Madrid

4
nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Madrid is known for museums, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at Prado National Museum, examine the collection at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza, steep yourself in history at Plaza Mayor, and hunt for treasures at Mercado San Miguel.

To see ratings, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Madrid online sightseeing planner.

Birmingham, UK to Madrid is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also take a train; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Birmingham to Madrid is 1 hour. Traveling from Birmingham in September, things will get a bit warmer in Madrid: highs are around 32°C and lows about 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can go by car to Toledo.

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

4
nights
Toledo

Toledo ©
Toledo is a World Heritage Site that embodies the complex cultural history of Spain while remaining a forward-moving, modern city.
Toledo is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral Primada, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Synagogue of Saint Mary the White, wander the streets of Casco Historico de Toledo, and take in the views from San Martin Bridge.

To find other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Toledo trip itinerary builder site.

You can drive from Madrid to Toledo in an hour. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In September in Toledo, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can go by car to Avila.

Things to do in Toledo

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Catedral Primada ©
Catedral Primada
Casco Historico de Toledo ©
Casco Historico de Toledo
MQM Museo del Queso Manchego Toledo ©
MQM Museo del Queso Manchego Toledo

1
night
Avila

Avila ©
Start off your visit on the 10th (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Ermita de Santa Maria de la Cabeza, appreciate the history behind Ermita De La Virgen De Sonsoles, enjoy breathtaking views from Torre-campanario de la Catedral, thencontemplate the long history of Basilica de San Vicente, and finally steep yourself in history at The Walls of Avila.

To see ratings, photos, and tourist information, read our Avila holiday app.

You can drive from Toledo to Avila in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Toledo in September, plan for slightly colder nights in Avila, with lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Salamanca.

Things to do in Avila

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The Walls of Avila ©
The Walls of Avila
Basilica de San Vicente ©
Basilica de San Vicente

2
nights
Salamanca

Salamanca ©
Salamanca is one of the most visited cities in Spain.
On the 11th (Fri), admire the landmark architecture of Scala Coeli Torres de la Clerecia, get to know the fascinating history of Ciudad Vieja de Salamanca, thendon't miss a visit to Plaza de Anaya, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Ieronimus. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: step into the grandiose world of Palacio de la Salina, look for gifts at Lume Gallery, don't miss a visit to Plaza Mayor, thencontemplate the long history of Casa de las Conchas, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Stephen's Convent (Convento de San Esteban).

To see more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Salamanca vacation planning app.

Traveling by car from Avila to Salamanca takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a train to Segovia.

Things to do in Salamanca

Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Ciudad Vieja de Salamanca ©
Ciudad Vieja de Salamanca
Plaza Mayor ©
Plaza Mayor
Ieronimus ©
Ieronimus

3
nights
Segovia

Segovia ©
As one of Spain’s most well-preserved medieval cities, Segovia is known for its 1st-century Roman aqueduct that runs through the city center.
Step out of Segovia to go to San Lorenzo de El Escorial and see Real Sitio de San Lorenzo de El Escorial, which is approximately 44 minutes away. There's still lots to do: make a trip to Acueduct of Segovia, take in the spiritual surroundings of Monasterio de San Antonio El Real, brush up on your military savvy at Alcazar of Segovia, and wander the streets of Old City.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Segovia day trip planner.

Take a train from Salamanca to Segovia in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Salamanca in September since evenings lows in Segovia dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) to allow time to take a train back home.

Things to do in Segovia

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Real Sitio de San Lorenzo de El Escorial
Highlights from your plan
Monasterio Sta. Maria del Parral ©
Monasterio Sta. Maria del Parral
Acueduct of Segovia ©
Acueduct of Segovia
Alcazar of Segovia ©
Alcazar of Segovia

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