21 days in Spain Itinerary

21 days in Spain Itinerary

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21 days in Spain Itinerary

Start: Kelowna
Fly:  18​h
1
Barcelona
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Seville
— 3 nights
bus:  2​h
3
Ronda
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Nerja
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
5
Granada
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
6
Madrid
— 3 nights
Fly:  16​h 15​min
End: Kelowna

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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Carrer del Mirador del Palau Nacional and Walking tours. Venture out of the city with trips to Girona (Passeig de la Muralla & Jewish Quarter) and La Fageda d'en Jorda (in Olot). Next up on the itinerary: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, don't miss a visit to Placa Espanya, stroll around Parc Guell, and admire the striking features of Casa Amatller.

To find maps, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Barcelona trip planner .

Kelowna, Canada to Barcelona is an approximately 18-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Central European Time (CET), which is usually a 9 hour difference. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in October, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to travel to Seville.

Things to do in Barcelona

Tours Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Girona, La Fageda d'en Jorda
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell

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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Parque de Maria Luisa and Casa de Pilatos. Next up on the itinerary: admire the striking features of Plaza de España, take in the views from Puente de Isabel II (Puente de Triana), get to know the fascinating history of Barrio Santa Cruz, and get engrossed in the history at Royal Alcázar of Seville.

To see reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Seville travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Seville takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In October, daytime highs in Seville are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Ronda.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods
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Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Barrio Santa Cruz ©
Barrio Santa Cruz
Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville

4
nights
Ronda

Ronda ©
Renowned for its deep gorge, the quaint, whitewashed village of Ronda has preserved its charm as an Andalusian country village.
Step off the beaten path and head to El Tajo de Ronda and Puente Nuevo. There's still lots to do: do a tasting at Bodega Garcia Hidalgo, wander the streets of Old City, don't miss a visit to Roman Bridge, and admire the landmark architecture of Casa Don Bosco.

To find maps, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Ronda day trip tool .

Traveling by car from Seville to Ronda takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in October, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can drive to Nerja.

Things to do in Ronda

Outdoors Tours Parks
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Puente Nuevo ©
Puente Nuevo
El Tajo de Ronda ©
El Tajo de Ronda
Old City ©
Old City

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. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Balcon de Europa and Fundación Cueva de Nerja. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Nerja: Paseo Maritimo (in Torre del Mar), Abuela ili chocolate (in Pampaneira) and Las Alpujarras (in Sierra Nevada National Park). The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Burriana Beach, stroll through Nerja Donkey Sanctuary, browse the collection at Nerja Book Centre, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of El Salvador.

To find ratings, reviews, photos, and tourist information, use the Nerja road trip planner .

Traveling by car from Ronda to Nerja takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can go by car to Granada.

Things to do in Nerja

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Chocolate Abuela ili, Parque Botanico El Majuelo, Las Alpujarras, Paseo Maritimo
Highlights from your plan
Fundación Cueva de Nerja ©
Fundación Cueva de Nerja
Balcon de Europa ©
Balcon de Europa
Río Chíllar ©
Río Chíllar

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 22nd (Tue): let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, then contemplate the long history of Plaza de los Aljibes, and then step into the grandiose world of Alhambra. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed): test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, get curious at Science Park (Parque de las Ciencias), and then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica de San Juan de Dios.

To find reviews, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Granada online travel planner .

You can drive from Nerja to Granada in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in October, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can travel to Madrid.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites Childrens Museums Museums
Highlights from your plan
Alhambra ©
Alhambra
Wine Tours & Tastings
Basilica de San Juan de Dios ©
Basilica de San Juan de Dios

3
nights
Madrid

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Wine Tours & Tastings and Food Tours. Change things up with these side-trips from Madrid: Toledo (Casco Historico de Toledo & Mirador del Valle). There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Prado National Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Real Basilica de San Francisco el Grande, explore the world behind art at Royal Palace of Madrid, and don't miss a visit to Metropolis.

To find reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Madrid trip maker app .

Fly from Granada to Madrid in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in October, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Madrid

Tours Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Toledo
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Food Tours

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