24 days in Spain Itinerary

24 days in Spain Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Spain Trip Planner

Make it your trip
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Barcelona
— 2 nights
Fly
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San Sebastian - Donostia
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bilbao
— 2 nights
Drive
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Salamanca
— 2 nights
Drive
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Madrid
— 5 nights
Fly
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Seville
— 3 nights
Drive
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Ronda
— 2 nights
Drive
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Granada
— 3 nights
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Barcelona

— 2 nights

Jewel of the Mediterranean

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 historic sites, parks, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, make a trip to Casa Batllo, walk around Parc Guell, and stop by El Barri Gòtic.

For maps, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read Barcelona road trip app.

Sydney, Australia to Barcelona is an approximately 27-hour flight. You'll gain 9 hours traveling from Sydney to Barcelona due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Sydney in July: highs in Barcelona hover around 34°C, while lows dip to 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) to allow time to fly to San Sebastian - Donostia.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Neighborhoods

San Sebastian - Donostia

— 2 nights

Pearl of the Cantabrian Sea

As one of the anchoring cities of the beautiful Basque Country, San Sebastián boasts a trendy, cosmopolitan vibe while still harboring a relaxed, coastal charm.
On the 19th (Tue), explore the historical opulence of Miramar Palace, then observe the fascinating underwater world at Aquarium, and then enjoy the sand and surf at La Concha Beach. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Ondarreta Beach, then take in the awesome beauty at Monte Urgull, and then admire the masterpieces at San Telmo Museoa.

To find maps, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the San Sebastian - Donostia road trip planning site.

Getting from Barcelona to San Sebastian - Donostia by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Barcelona in July: high temperatures in San Sebastian - Donostia hover around 29°C and lows are around 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can drive to Bilbao.

Things to do in San Sebastian - Donostia

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Zoos & Aquariums

Bilbao

— 2 nights

Modern Capital of Spain

A city of stunning architectural and artistic heritage, Bilbao is situated on the banks of the Nervión River.
On the 21st (Thu), test your team's savvy at Escape Mania, then explore the world behind art at Guggenheim Museum Bilbao, then admire the masterpieces at Bilbao Fine Arts Museum, and finally have some family-friendly fun at Formula Racing. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stop by Sorprendele Regalos Originales, then don't miss a visit to Taberna Plaza Nueva, and then take in the views from Puente Zubizuri.

To see other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Bilbao route maker.

Drive from San Sebastian - Donostia to Bilbao in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in July, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to drive to Salamanca.

Things to do in Bilbao

Museums · Fun & Games · Shopping

Salamanca

— 2 nights

Golden City

Salamanca is one of the most visited cities in Spain.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): gain insight at Pontifical University of Salamanca, admire the landmark architecture of Casa de las Conchas, then contemplate the long history of Clerecia (Iglesia del Espiritu Santo), then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Stephen's Convent (Convento de San Esteban), and finally steep yourself in history at Convento de las Duenas. Keep things going the next day: look for gifts at Lume Gallery, then examine the collection at Museo de la Historia de Automocion, and then relax and rejuvenate at Aquatherapia Spa Center.

For maps, ratings, and tourist information, read Salamanca day trip website.

Drive from Bilbao to Salamanca in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. When traveling from Bilbao in July, plan for a bit warmer days and little chillier nights in Salamanca: temperatures range from 37°C by day to 14°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can go by car to Madrid.

Things to do in Salamanca

Historic Sites · Spas · Museums · Shopping

Madrid

— 5 nights

Cultural Capital of Spain

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, examine the collection at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza, browse the eclectic array of goods at Mercado San Miguel, and stroll around Casa de Campo.

To see photos, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Madrid tour itinerary planner.

Drive from Salamanca to Madrid in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Salamanca in July, plan for a bit warmer nights in Madrid, with lows around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) to allow time to fly to Seville.

Things to do in Madrid

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums

Seville

— 3 nights

City of Towers

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: contemplate the long history of Royal Alcázar of Seville, admire the striking features of Torre del Oro, pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de Sevilla, and wander the streets of Barrio Santa Cruz.

To find where to stay, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Seville road trip planning website.

You can fly from Madrid to Seville in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. July in Seville sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 23°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can go by car to Ronda.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods · Museums

Ronda

— 2 nights

City of Dreams

Renowned for its deep gorge, the quaint, whitewashed village of Ronda has preserved its charm as an Andalusian country village.
On the 2nd (Tue), do a tasting at Descalzos Viejos S.L., then snap pictures at Puente Nuevo, and then examine the collection at Museo Lara. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed): learn about winemaking at Cortijo Los Aguilares, do a tasting at Bodegas Cortijo Morosanto, and then attend a concert at Celia Morales Guitarra Flamenca Tradicional.

To find ratings, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Ronda road trip tool.

You can drive from Seville to Ronda in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August in Ronda, expect temperatures between 41°C during the day and 23°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to go by car to Granada.

Things to do in Ronda

Wineries · Shopping · Museums · Nightlife

Granada

— 3 nights

Pearl of Spain

Granada boasts numerous well-preserved examples of exquisite Moorish architecture, not the least of which is the Alhambra, an ancient citadel and royal palace.
Granada is known for historic sites, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Alhambra, look and learn at Science Park (Parque de las Ciencias), relax and rejuvenate at Banos de Elvira, and soak in style at Hammam Al Andalus Granada.

To see other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Granada vacation website.

You can drive from Ronda to Granada in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. August in Granada sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to fly back home.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites · Spas · Outdoors · Childrens Museums

Spain travel guide

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Churches · Beaches · Landmarks
A colorful country known for its relaxed lifestyle, vibrant nightlife, excellent food, and world-famous folklore and festivals, Spain boasts a huge number of World Heritage Sites and other spectacular places to visit. It also deserves its reputation as a beach vacation destination; the Western edge of the Mediterranean Sea is home to some of the world’s top beaches. But Spain’s geography is so much more than just soft, sandy shores. Its landscapes are as diverse as its people, ranging from lush meadows and snowy mountains to huge marshes and sprawling deserts. The countryside bursts with unspoiled villages of timeless beauty and old-world charm, as well as vast and varied nature preserves.