15 days in Spain Itinerary

15 days in Spain Itinerary

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15 days in Spain Itinerary

Start: Philadelphia
Fly:  11​h 45​min
1
Madrid
— 4 nights
train:  2​h 30​min
2
Seville
— 3 nights
train:  3​h
3
Granada
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
4
Barcelona
— 4 nights
Fly:  12​h
End: Philadelphia

4
nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum (Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza) has been added to your itinerary. Head to Mercado San Miguel and Mercado Municipal De Villa De Vallecasfor plenty of shopping. Appreciate the collections at Prado National Museum and Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia. The adventure continues: explore the activities along Retiro Park (Parque del Retiro), make a trip to Plaza Mayor, look for all kinds of wild species at Faunia, and take a stroll through Gran Via.

For photos, reviews, maps, and tourist information, go to the Madrid travel planning tool .

Philadelphia, USA to Madrid is an approximately 12-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from Philadelphia to Madrid, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. In November, daily temperatures in Madrid can reach 59°F, while at night they dip to 42°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) to allow enough time to take a train to Seville.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Parks Wildlife
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Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Plaza Mayor ©
Plaza Mayor
Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza ©
Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza

3
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.
You've now added Museum of Fine Arts, Sevilla to your itinerary. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the natural beauty at Royal Alcázar of Seville, then contemplate the long history of Plaza de Toros de la Maestranza, and then stop by Las Moradas, Artesania Andalusi.

For ratings, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Seville journey maker .

Take a train from Madrid to Seville in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Madrid in November, expect Seville to be somewhat warmer, temps between 66°F and 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Granada.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Fun & Games Theme Parks
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Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville
Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Catedral de Sevilla ©
Catedral de Sevilla

3
nights
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Nevada Guides - Day Tours. Get a sense of the local culture at Alhambra and Mirador de San Nicolas. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Granada: Nerja (Burriana Beach & Fundación Cueva de Nerja). There's still lots to do: look for gifts at Artesania Del Arbol and examine the collection at Casa-Museo de Manuel de Falla.

For photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Granada trip planner .

Traveling by car from Seville to Granada takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect slightly colder evenings in Granada when traveling from Seville in November, with lows around 42°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Granada

Outdoors Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Nerja
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Alhambra ©
Alhambra
Mirador de San Nicolas ©
Mirador de San Nicolas
Burriana Beach ©
Burriana Beach

4
nights
Barcelona

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Let the collections at Casa Batllo and Casa Mila - La Pedrera capture your imagination. We've included these beaches for you: La Barceloneta and Delta del Llobregat. Next up on the itinerary: stroll through Park Guell, pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, stop by Papabubble, and take a stroll around CaixaForum.

To see ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Barcelona trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Granada to Barcelona takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, taxi, and flight; or drive. Traveling from Granada in November, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Barcelona, with lows of 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Barcelona

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Delta del Llobregat
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic

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