17 days in Spain Itinerary

17 days in Spain Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Spain travel route planner

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

17 days in Spain Itinerary

Start: Kuwait City
Fly:  10​h 15​min
1
Madrid
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
2
Cordoba
— 1 night
train:  45​min
3
Seville
— 3 nights
bus:  2​h
4
Ronda
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
5
Granada
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
6
Barcelona
— 4 nights
Fly:  10​h 15​min
End: Kuwait City

3
nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Get out of town with these interesting Madrid side-trips: Toledo (Convento de Santo Domingo el Real & Catedral Primada). Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Prado National Museum, explore the world behind art at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, admire the landmark architecture of Estacion de Atocha, and contemplate the long history of Royal Palace of Madrid.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Madrid trip planner .

Kuwait City, Kuwait to Madrid is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Kuwait City to Madrid. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Kuwait City in December, with highs in Madrid at 14°C and lows at 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to take a train to Cordoba.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Toledo
Highlights from your plan
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Parque del Retiro ©
Parque del Retiro
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid

1
night
Cordoba

Andalucía’s thousand-year-old city, Córdoba, was once the capital of both the Roman Empire and the Moorish Kingdom, representing an alluring mix of cultural and political history.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Tue): take in the local highlights with Walking tours and then contemplate the long history of Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba.

Before you visit Cordoba, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can take a train from Madrid to Cordoba in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. When traveling from Madrid in December, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Cordoba: temperatures range from 19°C by day to 4°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) to allow time to take a train to Seville.

Things to do in Cordoba

Tours Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Walking tours
Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba ©
Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba

3
nights
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.
Seville is known for parks, nightlife, historic sites, museums, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Plaza de España, get great views at Catedral de Sevilla, catch a live event at Plaza de Toros de la Maestranza, and admire the natural beauty at Parque de Maria Luisa.

To find ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Seville trip itinerary maker website .

Traveling by train from Cordoba to Seville takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Seville when traveling from Cordoba in December, with lows around 8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to catcht the bus to Ronda.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Parks Tours
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville

3
nights
Ronda

Ronda ©
Renowned for its deep gorge, the quaint, whitewashed village of Ronda has preserved its charm as an Andalusian country village.
Ronda is known for historic sites, nature, museums, nightlife, and wineries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: do a tasting at Dona Felisa Winery, take some stellar pictures from Mirador de los Viajeros Romanticos, take in breathtaking views at El Tajo de Ronda, and take in the views from Puente Nuevo.

For ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Ronda trip planner .

Traveling by bus from Seville to Ronda takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In December in Ronda, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Granada.

Things to do in Ronda

Wineries Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Bodega Garcia Hidalgo ©
Bodega Garcia Hidalgo
Dona Felisa Winery ©
Dona Felisa Winery
El Tajo de Ronda ©
El Tajo de Ronda

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Tue): wander the streets of Albayzin, look for gifts at Munira, and then step into the grandiose world of Alhambra. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the natural beauty at Generalife, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, explore the historical opulence of Nasrid Palaces, then make a trip to Carrera del Darro, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Mirador de San Nicolas.

To find reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Granada online day trip planner .

Getting from Ronda to Granada by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Ronda in December; daily highs in Granada reach 15°C and lows reach 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Alhambra ©
Alhambra
Albayzin ©
Albayzin
Mirador de San Nicolas ©
Mirador de San Nicolas

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.
Barcelona is known for parks, nightlife, museums, shopping, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, ponder the design of The Magic Fountain, pause for some photo ops at Casa Mila - La Pedrera, and browse the fresh offerings at La Boqueria.

To find other places to visit, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Barcelona trip itinerary builder app .

You can fly from Granada to Barcelona in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Barcelona when traveling from Granada in December, with lows around 7°C. On the 29th (Sun), you're off tohome.

Things to do in Barcelona

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell

Similar Plans

20 days in Spain BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 19 days in Spain & Gibraltar BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, teens, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, shopping, hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, teens, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 21 days in Italy & Spain BY A USER FROM PAKISTAN September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 18 days in Spain BY A USER FROM ITALY December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 19 days in Spain & Andorra BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in Spain BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in Spain BY A USER FROM CANADA October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in Spain BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 40 days in Portugal, Spain & France BY A USER FROM CANADA March, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 19 days in Spain & Portugal BY A USER FROM INDIA January, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 21 days in Spain, Gibraltar & Portugal BY A USER FROM INDIA October, culture, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, culture, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 16 days in Spain BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM July, teens, kids, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, teens, kids, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy
View more plans