18 days in South of France & Spain Itinerary

18 days in South of France & Spain Itinerary

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Start: Bogota, Colombia
Fly:  13 h 30 min
1
Marseille, France
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
2
Saint-Raphael, France
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Nice, France
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
4
Barcelona, Spain
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
5
Malaga, Spain
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
6
Seville, Spain
— 3 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
7
Madrid, Spain
— 3 nights
Fly:  13 h 45 min
End: Bogota, Colombia

1
night
Marseille, France

Marseille ©
The 2013 European "Capital of Culture," Marseille is the largest port city on the breezy Mediterranean coast and the second largest city in France.
On the 9th (Thu), don't miss a visit to Randonnees theatrales Marcel Pagnol Cie Dans la cour des Grands. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the awesome beauty at Montagne Sainte Victoire, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Paroisse Cathédrale Saint Sauveur Aix-en-Provence, thenhave some family-friendly fun at Laser game Evolution, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde.

To find reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Marseille tour itinerary planner.

Bogota, Colombia to Marseille is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Bogota to Marseille. In April in Marseille, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 10°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can go by car to Saint-Raphael.

Things to do in Marseille

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Laser game Evolution, Paroisse Cathédrale Saint Sauveur Aix-en-Provence, Montagne Sainte Victoire
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2
nights
Saint-Raphael, France

Saint-Raphael ©
Saint-Raphael vacations have so much more to offer than an indulgent splurge on a beach.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sat): pause for some photo ops at Notre Dame d‘Afrique, make a trip to Massif de l'Esterel, and then look for gifts at Catalan Bougie. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll the grounds of Cimetiere marin de Saint-Tropez, take in the architecture and design of Kelys, delve into the distant past at Vivier Gallo-Romain des Issambres, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Les Balcons du Cap Roux, and finally examine the collection at Musee des Troupes de Marine.

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You can drive from Marseille to Saint-Raphael in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In April in Saint-Raphael, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can drive to Nice.

Things to do in Saint-Raphael

Classes Parks Trails

Side Trips

Kelys, Cimetiere marin de Saint-Tropez, Vivier Gallo-Romain des Issambres, Notre Dame d‘Afrique, Musee des Troupes de Marine
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Musee des Troupes de Marine ©
Musee des Troupes de Marine
Massif de l'Esterel ©
Massif de l'Esterel
Notre Dame d‘Afrique ©
Notre Dame d‘Afrique

3
nights
Nice, France

Well-known for the beautiful views of its famous Promenade des Anglais waterfront, Nice is an ethnically-diverse coastal port city on the French Riviera and the fifth most populated city in France.
Nice is known for museums, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take a stroll through Vieille Ville, admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedrale Sainte-Reparate, and let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour.

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Drive from Saint-Raphael to Nice in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. While traveling from Saint-Raphael, expect a bit cooler days and somewhat warmer nights in Nice, ranging from highs of 20°C to lows of 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites Tours Museums
Highlights from your plan
Food Tours
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Colline du Chateau overlook ©
Colline du Chateau overlook

3
nights
Barcelona, Spain

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, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: walk around Parc Guell, pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, pick up some local products at La Boqueria, and admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the Barcelona trip planning site.

You can fly from Nice to Barcelona in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in April, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can travel to Malaga.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Wineries
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Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo

1
night
Malaga, Spain

Modern yet historic, Málaga is a lively city famous for being the birthplace of Pablo Picasso.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sun): indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, thenhave some family-friendly fun at La Casa de las Habitaciones Malaga, and then contemplate the long history of Malaga Cathedral.

For where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Malaga trip itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Malaga takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. When traveling from Barcelona in April, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Malaga: temperatures range from 26°C by day to 14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can drive to Seville.

Things to do in Malaga

Wineries Tours Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
La Casa de las Habitaciones Malaga ©
La Casa de las Habitaciones Malaga
Malaga Cathedral ©
Malaga Cathedral

3
nights
Seville, Spain

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 historic sites, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Plaza de España, enjoy breathtaking views from Torre Giralda, take in nature's colorful creations at Parque de Maria Luisa, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Sevilla.

To find other places to visit, photos, maps, and tourist information, use the Seville online tour planner.

You can drive from Malaga to Seville in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. April in Seville sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Madrid.

Things to do in Seville

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

3
nights
Madrid, Spain

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: admire the masterpieces at Prado National Museum, admire the landmark architecture of Estacion de Atocha, contemplate the long history of Royal Palace of Madrid, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Mercado San Miguel.

To find ratings, photos, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Madrid trip itinerary website.

Traveling by flight from Seville to Madrid takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Seville in April, expect slightly colder with lows of 9°C in Madrid. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

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

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