16 days in Spain Itinerary

16 days in Spain Itinerary

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Start: Istanbul, Turkey
Fly:  5 h 45 min
1
Madrid
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Salamanca
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
3
Segovia
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
Burgos
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
5
Logrono
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
6
Vitoria-Gasteiz
— Few hours
Drive:  30 min
7
Murguia
— Few hours
Drive:  1 h
8
Bilbao
— 3 nights
Drive:  30 min
9
Santurtzi
— Few hours
Drive:  30 min
10
Sopelana
— Few hours
Drive:  30 min
11
Gorliz
— 1 night
Drive:  45 min
12
Bermeo
— 1 day
Drive:  30 min
13
Gernika-Lumo
— Few hours
Drive:  30 min
14
Ibarrangelu
— 1 day
Drive:  1 h 15 min
15
Azpeitia
— Few hours
Drive:  30 min
16
Zestoa
— Few hours
Drive:  30 min
17
Getaria
— Few hours
Drive:  15 min
18
Zarautz
— 1 day
Drive:  45 min
19
Hondarribia
— Few hours
Drive:  30 min
20
San Sebastian - Donostia
— 3 nights
Bus + Fly:  6 h 15 min
End: Istanbul, Turkey

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night
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Sun): browse the eclectic array of goods at Mercado San Miguel, then stroll around Parque del Retiro, and then admire the masterpieces at Prado National Museum.

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Istanbul, Turkey to Madrid is an approximately 6- hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Istanbul to Madrid. Traveling from Istanbul in July, you will find days in Madrid are a bit warmer (40°C), and nights are about the same (23°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can drive to Salamanca.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Parks Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Parque del Retiro ©
Parque del Retiro
Mercado San Miguel ©
Mercado San Miguel

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night
Salamanca

Salamanca ©
Salamanca is one of the most visited cities in Spain.
On the 27th (Mon), appreciate the extensive heritage of Ciudad Vieja de Salamanca.

For photos, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Salamanca visit planner.

Traveling by car from Madrid to Salamanca takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Madrid in July: high temperatures in Salamanca hover around 37°C and lows are around 14°C. On the 27th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a train to Segovia.

Things to do in Salamanca

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Ciudad Vieja de Salamanca ©
Ciudad Vieja de Salamanca

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Mon): make a trip to The Walls of Avila and then make a trip to Postigo del Consuelo.

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Traveling by train from Salamanca to Segovia takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Salamanca in July, Segovia is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) to allow enough time to take a train to Burgos.

Things to do in Segovia

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

The Walls of Avila
Highlights from your plan
Alcazar of Segovia ©
Alcazar of Segovia
Acueduct of Segovia ©
Acueduct of Segovia
Catedral de Segovia ©
Catedral de Segovia

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Burgos

Burgos ©
Burgos is a city in northern Spain and the historic capital of Castile. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Wed): pause for some serene contemplation at Capilla de Los Condestables, then pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral De Burgos, then stroll around Paseo del Espolon, and finally appreciate the history behind Arco de Santa Maria. On the next day, take in the spiritual surroundings of Monasterio de las Huelgas, then learn more about the world around you at Cartuja de Miraflores, and then learn more about the world around you at Museo de la Evolucion Humana.

To find photos, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Burgos online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by train from Segovia to Burgos takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Segovia in July, things will get little chillier in Burgos: highs are around 32°C and lows about 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Logrono.

Things to do in Burgos

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Catedral De Burgos ©
Catedral De Burgos
Paseo del Espolon ©
Paseo del Espolon
Capilla de Los Condestables ©
Capilla de Los Condestables

1
night
Logrono

Logroño is a city in northern Spain, on the Ebro River. Plan my Logrono trip by asking Inpirock to come up with tips and suggestions.

Traveling by car from Burgos to Logrono takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Burgos in July, expect Logrono to be somewhat warmer, temps between 36°C and 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) to allow time to drive to Vitoria-Gasteiz.

Things to do in Logrono

Tours
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Chimenea de La Antigua Tabacalera ©
Chimenea de La Antigua Tabacalera

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hours
Vitoria-Gasteiz

Vitoria-Gasteiz
The capital of the Basque country, Vitoria-Gasteiz is a medieval city with lively suburbs and a traditional but elegant urban feel.
For photos, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Vitoria-Gasteiz tour planner.

Getting from Logrono to Vitoria-Gasteiz by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Logrono in July, with highs in Vitoria-Gasteiz at 31°C and lows at 14°C. On the 31st (Fri), you'll travel to Murguia.

Things to do in Vitoria-Gasteiz

Historic Sites Nightlife Wineries

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Murguia

Murguia
To see traveler tips, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Murguia travel itinerary planner.

Murguia is very close to Vitoria-Gasteiz. In July, daily temperatures in Murguia can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. You will leave for Bilbao on the 31st (Fri).

Things to do in Murguia

Parks Nature Historic Sites

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nights
Bilbao

A city of stunning architectural and artistic heritage, Bilbao is situated on the banks of the Nervión River.
Bilbao is known for museums, fun & games, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, browse the fresh offerings at La Ribera Market, admire the masterpieces at Bilbao Fine Arts Museum, and don't miss a visit to Taberna Plaza Nueva.

To find ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Bilbao trip planner.

You can drive from Murguia to Bilbao in an hour. Traveling from Murguia in July, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Bilbao, with lows around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Santurtzi.

Things to do in Bilbao

Tours Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Guggenheim Museum Bilbao ©
Guggenheim Museum Bilbao
Casco Viejo ©
Casco Viejo

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hours
Santurtzi

Santurtzi
Plan a trip to Santurtzi easily and quickly by telling Inspirock to suggest an itinerary.

Santurtzi is very close to Bilbao. In August, daily temperatures in Santurtzi can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. On the 3rd (Mon), you're off to Sopelana.

Things to do in Santurtzi

Nightlife Parks Outdoors

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hours
Sopelana

Sopelana
To find ratings, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read our Sopelana trip planner.

Sopelana is just a stone's throw from Santurtzi. In August in Sopelana, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 19°C at night. You'll set off for Gorliz on the 3rd (Mon).

Things to do in Sopelana

Nightlife Outdoors Parks

1
night
Gorliz

Gorliz
To find photos, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Gorliz trip website.

Gorliz is just a stone's throw from Sopelana. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in August, and nighttime lows around 19°C. You will leave for Bermeo on the 4th (Tue).

Things to do in Gorliz

Outdoors Nightlife Parks

1
day
Bermeo

Bermeo ©
Bermeo is a town and municipality in the comarca of Busturialdea. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Tue): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Ermita De San Juan De Gaztelugatxe, explore the striking landscape at San Juan de Gaztelugatxe, and then take in the waterfront at Puerto de Mundaka.

For ratings, maps, and other tourist information, use the Bermeo journey planner.

You can drive from Gorliz to Bermeo in an hour. In August in Bermeo, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can drive to Gernika-Lumo.

Things to do in Bermeo

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Puerto de Mundaka, Ermita De San Juan De Gaztelugatxe
Highlights from your plan
San Juan de Gaztelugatxe ©
San Juan de Gaztelugatxe
Ermita De San Juan De Gaztelugatxe ©
Ermita De San Juan De Gaztelugatxe
Puerto de Mundaka ©
Puerto de Mundaka

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hours
Gernika-Lumo

Gernika-Lumo
For other places to visit, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Gernika-Lumo travel route planner.

Gernika-Lumo is very close to Bermeo. In August, daily temperatures in Gernika-Lumo can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. You will leave for Ibarrangelu on the 4th (Tue).

Things to do in Gernika-Lumo

Parks Outdoors Museums

1
day
Ibarrangelu

Ibarrangelu
To find traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Ibarrangelu road trip planning site.

Ibarrangelu is just a short distance from Gernika-Lumo. August in Ibarrangelu sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 19°C at night. On the 5th (Wed), you're off to Azpeitia.

Things to do in Ibarrangelu

Parks Outdoors Nature

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hours
Azpeitia

Azpeitia ©
Azpeitia is a town and municipality within the province of Gipuzkoa, in the Basque Country of Spain, located on the Urola river a few kilometres east of Azkoitia. On the 5th (Wed), admire the striking features of Parroquia de San Martin de Tours, then don't miss a visit to Santuario de Loyola, and then examine the collection at Museo del Ferrocarril.

For where to stay, photos, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Azpeitia trip website.

You can drive from Ibarrangelu to Azpeitia in 1.5 hours. August in Azpeitia sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can travel to Zestoa.

Things to do in Azpeitia

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Parroquia de San Martin de Tours
Highlights from your plan
Parroquia de San Martin de Tours ©
Parroquia de San Martin de Tours
Santuario de Loyola ©
Santuario de Loyola

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hours
Zestoa

Zestoa ©
Zestoa is a town located in the province of Gipuzkoa, in the autonomous community of the Basque Country, northern Spain. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Wed): contemplate the long history of Ekainberri.

To find where to stay, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Zestoa road trip planning website.

Zestoa is just a stone's throw from Azpeitia. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in August, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Getaria.

Things to do in Zestoa

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Ekainberri ©
Ekainberri

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Getaria

Getaria
To find reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Getaria route website.

Getaria is just a stone's throw from Zestoa. August in Getaria sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 20°C at night. You'll set off for Zarautz on the 5th (Wed).

Things to do in Getaria

Outdoors Parks Nightlife

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Zarautz

Zarautz
Zarautz is a coastal town located in central Gipuzkoa, in Spain. To find traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Zarautz trip planner.

Zarautz is very close to Getaria. In August, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 20°C. You will leave for Hondarribia on the 6th (Thu).

Things to do in Zarautz

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites

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Hondarribia

Hondarribia ©
Hondarribia is a town situated on the west shore of Bidasoa river's mouth, in Gipuzkoa, in Basque Country, Spain.The border town is sited on a little promontory facing Hendaye over the Txingudi bay. On the 6th (Thu), contemplate the long history of Historic Center of Hondarribia, then make a trip to Plaza de Armas, and then steep yourself in history at Calle San Pedro.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Hondarribia route site.

You can drive from Zarautz to Hondarribia in an hour. In August, daily temperatures in Hondarribia can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to San Sebastian - Donostia.

Things to do in Hondarribia

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Plaza de Armas ©
Plaza de Armas

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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.
San Sebastian - Donostia is known for beaches, nature, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, kick back and relax at La Concha Beach, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Monte Urgull.

To find where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the San Sebastian - Donostia tour itinerary planning tool.

San Sebastian - Donostia is just a stone's throw from Hondarribia. In August in San Sebastian - Donostia, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Sebastian - Donostia

Tours Parks Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Food Tours
Wine Tours & Tastings
La Concha Beach ©
La Concha Beach

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