20 days in Spain Itinerary

20 days in Spain Itinerary

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20 days in Spain Itinerary

Start: Jeddah
Fly:  11​h 30​min
1
Barcelona
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
2
Bilbao
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h
3
Madrid
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
4
Granada
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
5
Seville
— 3 nights
bus:  1​h 45​min
6
Ronda
— 4 nights
+3
train + foot + train + Fly:  14​h 30​min
End: Jeddah

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.
For shopping fun, head to La Boqueria or Passeig de Gracia. El Barri Gòtic and Basilica of the Sagrada Familia are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Spend the 13th (Thu) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. And it doesn't end there: pause for some photo ops at Casa Batllo, pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, see the interesting displays at Museo Picasso, and stroll around Parc Guell.

To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Barcelona itinerary planner.

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia to Barcelona is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Arabia Standard Time (AST) to Central European Time (CET) is minus 2 hours. When traveling from Jeddah in June, plan for colder days and a bit cooler nights in Barcelona: temperatures range from 30°C by day to 22°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can travel to Bilbao.

Things to do in Barcelona

Tours Wildlife Outdoors
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Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic

2
nights
Bilbao

Bilbao ©
A city of stunning architectural and artistic heritage, Bilbao is situated on the banks of the Nervión River.
On the 15th (Sat), take in the exciting artwork at Igarkizun, stop by Lupita, catch some excitement at La Ribera Market, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Casco Viejo, and finally admire the masterpieces at Guggenheim Museum Bilbao. Keep things going the next day: admire the masterpieces at Bilbao Fine Arts Museum and then take in the dramatic natural features at San Juan de Gaztelugatxe.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Bilbao trip itinerary planner.

Fly from Barcelona to Bilbao in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Barcelona in June, expect a bit cooler with lows of 17°C in Bilbao. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can travel to Madrid.

Things to do in Bilbao

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trip

San Juan de Gaztelugatxe
Highlights from your plan
Guggenheim Museum Bilbao ©
Guggenheim Museum Bilbao
Bilbao Fine Arts Museum
Bilbao Fine Arts Museum
Casco Viejo ©
Casco Viejo

3
nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
For shopping fun, head to Mercado San Miguel or Diseno Propio. Artesania.. Get a sense of the local culture at Royal Palace of Madrid and Plaza Mayor. Take a break from Madrid with a short trip to Catedral Primada in Toledo, about 1h 30 min away. Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Prado National Museum, make a trip to Plaza de Oriente, get a taste of the local shopping with Rio Creative Art Center, and walk around Retiro Park.

For traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Madrid trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Bilbao to Madrid takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Bilbao in June, you will find days in Madrid are somewhat warmer (36°C), and nights are about the same (19°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to travel to Granada.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Catedral Primada
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Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid
Plaza Mayor ©
Plaza Mayor

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 20th (Thu): explore the historical opulence of Alhambra, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Plaza de los Aljibes, then admire the natural beauty at Generalife, and finally contemplate the long history of Casa-Museo de Manuel de Falla. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the galleries of Archive Saint John of God Museum, then stop by Reez, then contemplate the long history of Mirador de San Nicolas, and finally take a stroll through Albayzin.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Granada route planner.

You can fly from Madrid to Granada in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Granada are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can drive to Seville.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Alhambra ©
Alhambra
Mirador de San Nicolas ©
Mirador de San Nicolas
Albayzin ©
Albayzin

3
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.
For shopping fun, head to Un Gato en Bicicleta or Delimbo. Let the collections at Royal Alcázar of Seville and DIWAP Gallery capture your imagination. Go for a jaunt from Seville to Huelva to see Parque Nacional de Donana about 1h 20 min away. Next up on the itinerary: admire the landmark architecture of Plaza de España, stop by Sympathique Shop, appreciate the extensive heritage of Barrio Santa Cruz, and take some stellar pictures from Catedral de Sevilla.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Seville trip planner .

Getting from Granada to Seville by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in June, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can drive to Ronda.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Parque Nacional de Donana
Highlights from your plan
Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville
Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Catedral de Sevilla ©
Catedral de Sevilla

4
nights
Ronda

Ronda ©
Renowned for its deep gorge, the quaint, whitewashed village of Ronda has preserved its charm as an Andalusian country village.
Take a break from the city and head to El Tajo de Ronda and El Caminito Del Rey, El Chorro. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Scott Simpson Fine Art and Bodega Garcia Hidalgo. Venture out of the city with trips to Playa Bolonia (in Tarifa), Archaeological Ensemble of Baelo Claudia (in Bolonia) and Centro de Interpretacion La Prehistoria en Guadalteba (in Ardales). There's lots more to do: explore the ancient world of Baños Arabes, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia de Ntra. Sra. de la Paz, have fun at Piscina Serrania, and take in nature's colorful creations at Jardines de Cuenca.

For traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Ronda travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Seville to Ronda takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In June in Ronda, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ronda

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Centro de Interpretacion La Prehistoria en Guadalteba, El Caminito Del Rey, El Chorro, Playa de Bolonia, Archaeological Ensemble of Baelo Claudia
Highlights from your plan
Bodega Garcia Hidalgo ©
Bodega Garcia Hidalgo
El Tajo de Ronda ©
El Tajo de Ronda
Baños Arabes ©
Baños Arabes

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