23 days in Spain Itinerary

23 days in Spain Itinerary

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23 days in Spain Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  25​h
1
Madrid
— 3 nights
train:  2​h 45​min
2
Seville
— 3 nights
bus:  2​h
3
Ronda
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Nerja
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
5
Granada
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
6
Barcelona
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
7
Ibiza Town, Ibiza
— 2 nights
Fly:  27​h
End: Sydney

3
nights
Madrid

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Step out of Madrid with an excursion to Catedral Primada in Toledo--about 1 hour away. And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at Prado National Museum, take in nature's colorful creations at Real Jardin Botanico, admire the masterpieces at Royal Palace of Madrid, and make a trip to Plaza de Oriente.

To find photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Madrid trip itinerary planner.

Sydney, Australia to Madrid is an approximately 25-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales) (AEST) to Central European Time (CET), which is usually a -9 hour difference. May in Madrid sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) to allow time to take a train to Seville.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites Tours

Side Trip

Catedral Primada
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Parque del Retiro ©
Parque del Retiro

3
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: make a trip to Plaza de España, get great views at Catedral de Sevilla, take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Alcázar of Seville, and take in panoramic vistas at Torre Giralda.

For other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Seville trip planner .

Traveling by train from Madrid to Seville takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Seville when traveling from Madrid in May, with lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) to allow time to take a bus to Ronda.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Tours Parks
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville

3
nights
Ronda

Ronda ©
Renowned for its deep gorge, the quaint, whitewashed village of Ronda has preserved its charm as an Andalusian country village.
Ronda is known for historic sites, nature, museums, nightlife, and wineries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: learn about winemaking at Bodega Garcia Hidalgo, don't miss a visit to Ronda, explore by horseback at Caballos y Vino, and take in breathtaking views at El Tajo de Ronda.

For ratings, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, use the Ronda road trip website .

Getting from Seville to Ronda by bus takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In May, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) so you can go by car to Nerja.

Things to do in Ronda

Outdoors Parks Tours
Highlights from your plan
Bodega Garcia Hidalgo ©
Bodega Garcia Hidalgo
Reservatauro Ronda ©
Reservatauro Ronda
El Tajo de Ronda ©
El Tajo de Ronda

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. Nerja is known for nature, beaches, nightlife, historic sites, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: kick back and relax at Playa de la Alberquilla, stroll through Playa El Salon, steep yourself in history at Punta Lara, and make a trip to Balcon de Europa.

For maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Nerja trip itinerary planner .

Drive from Ronda to Nerja in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) to allow time to drive to Granada.

Things to do in Nerja

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Playa de la Alberquilla ©
Playa de la Alberquilla
Playa El Salon ©
Playa El Salon
Playa del Molino de Papel ©
Playa del Molino de Papel

3
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.
Granada is known for historic sites, nightlife, parks, baths, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Alhambra, take a stroll through Albayzin, appreciate the extensive heritage of Mirador de San Nicolas, and don't miss a visit to La Ermita de San Miguel Alto.

To see maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Granada online trip maker .

You can drive from Nerja to Granada in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites Outdoors Tours
Highlights from your plan
Alhambra ©
Alhambra
Albayzin ©
Albayzin
Generalife ©
Generalife

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.
Barcelona is known for parks, nightlife, museums, shopping, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, wander the streets of El Barri Gòtic, admire the local landmark of The Magic Fountain, and pick up some local products at La Boqueria.

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Getting from Granada to Barcelona by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Granada in June, you will find days in Barcelona are slightly colder (30°C), and nights are about the same (22°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can travel to Ibiza Town.

Things to do in Barcelona

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

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Platja de ses Salines, pause for some serene contemplation at Ibiza Cathedral, then step into the grandiose world of Castell de Eivissa, and finally see the interesting displays at Necropolis del Puig des Molins.

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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. June in Ibiza Town sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 21°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Ibiza Town

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Kentucky Derby
Highlights from your plan
Platja de ses Salines ©
Platja de ses Salines
Castell de Eivissa ©
Castell de Eivissa
Ibiza Cathedral ©
Ibiza Cathedral

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