18 days in Spain Itinerary

18 days in Spain Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Auckland
Fly:  28 h
1
Barcelona
— 3 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
2
Ibiza Town, Ibiza
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h
3
Seville
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
4
Nerja
— 3 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  6 h 45 min
5
Tamariu
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  30 h
End: Auckland

3
nights
Barcelona

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Popular historic sites such as Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and Barcelona Cathedral are in your itinerary. You'll get in some beach time at Playa de La Barceloneta and Plaja de Sant Sebastian. Get out of town with these interesting Barcelona side-trips: Platja de Canyelles (in Lloret de Mar), Playa Santa Maria de Llorell (in Tossa de Mar) and Platja de Blanes (in Blanes). There's still lots to do: wander the streets of El Barri Gòtic, pick up some local products at La Boqueria, admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo, and get to know the fascinating history of Las Ramblas.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read Barcelona trip planner.

Auckland, New Zealand to Barcelona is an approximately 28- hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus, shuttle, and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 11 hours traveling from Auckland to Barcelona. While traveling from Auckland, expect much hotter days and a bit warmer nights in Barcelona, ranging from highs of 30°C to lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to travel to Ibiza Town.

Things to do in Barcelona

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Platja de Canyelles, Playa Santa Maria de Llorell, Platja de Blanes
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El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Las Ramblas ©
Las Ramblas

3
nights
Ibiza Town, Ibiza

Ibiza Town ©
As the island’s largest city and most-visited site, Ibiza is famous for its electric nightlife and lively Mediterranean culture.
You'll get in some beach time at Cala Comte and S'Arenal Gros. Venture out of the city with trips to Sant Antoni de Portmany (Cala Saladeta, Cala d'Aubarca, &more), Cala de Sant Vicent (in Cala de Sant Vicent) and Cala Vadella (in Cala Vadella). There's still lots to do: stroll through Platja de ses Salines and enjoy the sand and surf at Cala S'Illot des Rencli.

To see reviews, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Ibiza Town visit planner.

Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Ibiza Town takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In June, daytime highs in Ibiza Town are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Seville.

Things to do in Ibiza Town

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Sant Antoni de Portmany, S'Arenal Gros, Cala de Sant Vicent, Cala Vadella, Cala S'Illot des Rencli
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Cala Comte ©
Cala Comte
Platja de ses Salines ©
Platja de ses Salines
Cala de Sant Vicent ©
Cala de Sant Vicent

2
nights
Seville

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.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Mon): steep yourself in history at Royal Alcázar of Seville, steep yourself in history at Royal Tobacco Factory, then wander the streets of Barrio Santa Cruz, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Sevilla. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia Colegial del Salvador, don't miss a visit to Eglise du Divin Sauveur, then contemplate the long history of Real Maestranza de Caballeria de Sevilla, and finally contemplate the long history of Plaza de España.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read our Seville travel route planner.

You can fly from Ibiza Town to Seville in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of ferry and car. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in June, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Nerja.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville
Catedral de Sevilla ©
Catedral de Sevilla

3
nights
Nerja

Nerja ©
Nerja is a municipality on the Costa del Sol in the province of Málaga in the autonomous community of Andalusia in southern Spain. You'll get in some beach time at Playa de la Alberquilla and Playa El Salon. There's more to do: stroll through Playa del Molino de Papel and enjoy the sand and surf at Capistrano Playa.

For maps, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Nerja trip itinerary planning site.

Drive from Seville to Nerja in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Nerja when traveling from Seville in June, with lows around 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can travel to Tamariu.

Things to do in Nerja

Beaches Outdoors Parks
Highlights from your plan
Playa de la Alberquilla ©
Playa de la Alberquilla
Playa El Salon ©
Playa El Salon
Burriana Beach ©
Burriana Beach

3
nights
Tamariu

Tamariu ©
You'll get in some beach time at L'illa Roja and La playa de Tamariu. Popular historic sites such as Far de Sant Sebastia and Castell de Begur are in your itinerary.

To find more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Tamariu online itinerary maker.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Nerja to Tamariu. In June in Tamariu, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tamariu

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Begur, Palafrugell, Playas de Calella, Far de Sant Sebastia
Highlights from your plan
La playa de Tamariu ©
La playa de Tamariu
Plage de Sa Tuna ©
Plage de Sa Tuna
Playa Sa Riera ©
Playa Sa Riera

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