16 days in Spain Itinerary

16 days in Spain Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Spain trip planner

Make it your trip
Fly
1
Barcelona
— 3 nights
Drive
2
Madrid
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Seville
— 2 nights
Fly
4
Costa Adeje, Tenerife
— 2 nights
Fly
5
Maspalomas, Gran Canaria
— 2 nights
Fly to Arrecife, Bus to Puerto Del Carmen
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Puerto Del Carmen, Lanzarote
— 3 nights
Bus to Arrecife, Fly to Bengaluru

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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.
Do your shopping at La Boqueria and Galeria La Lesia. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Fishing Charters & Tours and Ciutat Vella. There's lots more to do: admire the striking features of Casa Batllo, take a stroll through Las Ramblas, stop by El Born, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia.

For ratings, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read our Barcelona trip planner.

Bengaluru, India to Barcelona is an approximately 16-hour flight. Traveling from Bengaluru to Barcelona, you'll gain 4.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Bengaluru in May, expect nights in Barcelona to be slightly colder, around 16°C, while days are colder, around 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can travel to Madrid.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Outdoors · Transportation

Madrid

— 2 nights

Cultural Capital of Spain

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sun): admire the masterpieces at Prado National Museum, browse the eclectic array of goods at Mercado San Miguel, then take in the exciting artwork at Cava Baja Gallery, then take a stroll through Gran Via, and finally don't miss a visit to Plaza de Oriente. Keep things going the next day: admire the landmark architecture of Royal Palace of Madrid, visit La Latina, then shop like a local with Barrio de Salamanca, and finally stop by Queseria Cultivo.

For other places to visit, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, use the Madrid sightseeing planning app.

You can drive from Barcelona to Madrid in 6.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a train; or drive. Traveling from Barcelona in May, Madrid is slightly colder at night with lows of 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to catch the train to Seville.

Things to do in Madrid

Shopping · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Museums

Seville

— 2 nights

City of Towers

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.
On the 26th (Tue), contemplate the long history of Royal Alcázar of Seville, then gain insight at Royal Tobacco Factory, then contemplate the long history of Plaza de España, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de Sevilla. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Wed): wander the streets of Barrio Santa Cruz, then make a trip to Plaza del Triunfo, then examine the collection at Casa Palacio de Las Duenas, and finally browse the exhibits of Museo Palacio de la Condesa de Lebrija.

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You can drive from Madrid to Seville in 5.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly; or drive. Traveling from Madrid in May, expect a bit warmer with lows of 17°C in Seville. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to travel to Costa Adeje.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Costa Adeje, Tenerife

— 2 nights
Whether you're a sophisticated pleasure seeker with the taste for Canarian cuisine and classy shopping, or a nature lover hungry of adventures, you can have it all on a well-balanced Costa Adeje vacation.
On the 28th (Thu), admire the verdant scenery at Masca Valley, then take in the dramatic natural features at Teide National Park, and then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour. Here are some ideas for day two: tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa de las Vistas, enjoy the sand and surf at Playa del Duque, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa de Fanabe, and finally stroll through Playa El Medano.

For maps, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Costa Adeje visit planner.

Traveling by flight from Seville to Costa Adeje takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, ferry, and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Seville to Costa Adeje. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in May, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) so you can travel to Maspalomas.

Things to do in Costa Adeje

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

Side Trips

Maspalomas, Gran Canaria

— 2 nights

Home to Gran Canary's Most Beautiful Beach

Fondly referred to as “El Sur” by the locals, Maspalomas serves as a hub of entertainment and beach activity on Gran Canary Island.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sat): look for gifts at MANJARES ISLENOS, then enjoy the sand and surf at Las Canteras Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de Mogan, and finally stroll through Playa de Amadores. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 31st (Sun): take in the dramatic natural features at Reserva Natural Especial de Las Dunas de Maspalomas, visit a coastal fixture at El Faro de Maspalomas, then browse the different shops at Boulevard El Faro, and finally see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To see maps, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Maspalomas day trip app.

You can fly from Costa Adeje to Maspalomas in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In May, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) so you can travel to Puerto Del Carmen.

Things to do in Maspalomas

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

Side Trips

Puerto Del Carmen, Lanzarote

— 3 nights

Nightlife Capital of Lanzarote

One of the most lively and visited areas in the Canary Islands, Lanzarote’s largest city, Puerto del Carmen, is well-known for its vibrant nightlife and high concentration of bars and pubs.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Mon): get interesting insight from Tours, enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Flamingo, then explore the striking landscape of Timanfaya Nationalpark, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Nuestra Senora de los Dolores - Mancha Blanca. On the next day, kick back and relax at Playa Grande, head outdoors with Centro Deportivo Fariones, then enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Chica, then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and finally look for gifts at Arteguise.

To find ratings, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Puerto Del Carmen online journey planner.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Maspalomas to Puerto Del Carmen in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In May, daytime highs in Puerto Del Carmen are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Puerto Del Carmen

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

Side Trips

Spain travel guide

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Beaches · Landmarks · Architectural Buildings
A colorful country known for its relaxed lifestyle, vibrant nightlife, excellent food, and world-famous folklore and festivals, Spain boasts a huge number of World Heritage Sites and other spectacular places to visit. It also deserves its reputation as a beach vacation destination; the Western edge of the Mediterranean Sea is home to some of the world’s top beaches. But Spain’s geography is so much more than just soft, sandy shores. Its landscapes are as diverse as its people, ranging from lush meadows and snowy mountains to huge marshes and sprawling deserts. The countryside bursts with unspoiled villages of timeless beauty and old-world charm, as well as vast and varied nature preserves.