18 days in Spain Itinerary

18 days in Spain Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Spain vacation builder

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

Route & dates

18 days in Spain Itinerary

Start: Mexico City
Fly:  11​h
1
Madrid
— Few hours
Fly:  1​h 30​min
2
Seville
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Granada
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
4
Barcelona
— 4 nights
train:  2​h 45​min
5
Madrid
— 5 nights
Fly:  15​h 15​min
End: Mexico City

few
hours
Madrid

Madrid
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
To find maps, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Madrid trip planner.

Mexico City, Mexico to Madrid is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Mexico City to Madrid is 7 hours. In April, Madrid is little chillier than Mexico City - with highs of 22°C and lows of 9°C. You'll set off for Seville on the 12th (Fri).

Things to do in Madrid

Nightlife Tours Outdoors

4
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: admire the striking features of Plaza de España, wander the streets of Barrio Santa Cruz, get great views at Catedral de Sevilla, and take in nature's colorful creations at Parque de Maria Luisa.

To find other places to visit, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, use the Seville trip maker site .

Getting from Madrid to Seville by train takes about 3 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. Traveling from Madrid in April, Seville is a bit warmer at night with lows of 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Granada.

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

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.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral and Royal Chapel. Keep things going the next day: get to know the fascinating history of Mirador de San Nicolas, admire the natural beauty at Generalife, and then step into the grandiose world of Alhambra.

For maps, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Granada itinerary maker tool .

You can drive from Seville to Granada in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect slightly colder evenings in Granada when traveling from Seville in April, with lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Nerja
Highlights from your plan
Alhambra ©
Alhambra
Albayzin ©
Albayzin
Fundación Cueva de Nerja ©
Fundación Cueva de Nerja

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.
Dedicate the 22nd (Mon) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's much more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic, make a trip to Las Ramblas, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Barcelona trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Traveling by flight from Granada to Barcelona takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in April, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) to allow time to take a train to Madrid.

Things to do in Barcelona

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

5
nights
Madrid

Dedicate the 27th (Sat) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. Enjoy Madrid some more: examine the collection at Prado National Museum, admire the striking features of Plaza Mayor, stroll through Casa de Campo, and explore the world behind art at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia.

For where to stay, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Madrid trip itinerary maker website .

You can take a train from Barcelona to Madrid in 3 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. Traveling from Barcelona in April, Madrid is little chillier at night with lows of 9°C. On the 28th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Madrid

Tours Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Parque del Retiro ©
Parque del Retiro

Similar Plans

21 days in Spain & Lisbon BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES December, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 22 days in Spain BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 21 days in Spain BY A USER FROM CANADA September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 21 days in Spain BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 20 days in Spain BY A USER FROM INDIA October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 21 days in Spain, France & United Kingdom BY A USER FROM CANADA June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 21 days in Spain BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 21 days in Spain & Portugal BY A USER FROM CANADA April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 19 days in Europe BY A USER FROM CANADA May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 30 days in Spain BY A USER FROM BRAZIL October, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 45 days in Portugal & Spain BY A USER FROM INDIA February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 22 days in Spain BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, culture, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans