25 days in Spain Itinerary

25 days in Spain Itinerary

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25 days in Spain Itinerary

Start: San Francisco
Fly:  17 h 15 min
1
Seville
— 3 nights
Bus:  2 h
2
Ronda
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
3
Nerja
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Granada
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h
5
Ibiza Town, Ibiza
— 6 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
6
Barcelona
— 3 nights
Train:  2 h 45 min
7
Madrid
— 3 nights
Fly:  16 h 15 min
End: San Francisco

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 historic sites, nightlife, parks, museums, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Plaza de España, make a trip to Torre del Oro, get to know the fascinating history of Barrio Santa Cruz, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Sevilla.

To see ratings, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Seville online vacation planner .

San Francisco, USA to Seville is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from San Francisco to Seville, you'll lose 9 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from San Francisco in September, expect nights in Seville to be about the same, around 63°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 83°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough 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

2
nights
Ronda

Ronda ©
Renowned for its deep gorge, the quaint, whitewashed village of Ronda has preserved its charm as an Andalusian country village.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): take in the views from Puente Nuevo, explore the stunning scenery at El Tajo de Ronda, then get great views at Mirador de Aldehuela, and finally wander the streets of Old City. Keep things going the next day: explore the ancient world of Baños Arabes, do a tasting at Bodega Garcia Hidalgo, then admire the striking features of Casa Del Rey Moro, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Reservatauro Ronda.

For other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Ronda trip itinerary site .

Take a bus from Seville to Ronda in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. October in Ronda sees daily highs of 79°F and lows of 58°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Nerja.

Things to do in Ronda

Parks Historic Sites Wineries
Highlights from your plan
Bodega Garcia Hidalgo ©
Bodega Garcia Hidalgo
El Tajo de Ronda ©
El Tajo de Ronda
Puente Nuevo ©
Puente Nuevo

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 El Salon, stroll through Playa de la Cala el Canuelo, contemplate the waterfront views at Río Chíllar, and Head underground at Fundación Cueva de Nerja.

For maps, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Nerja tour itinerary planning app .

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 in Nerja, expect temperatures between 77°F during the day and 54°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Granada.

Things to do in Nerja

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Fundación Cueva de Nerja ©
Fundación Cueva de Nerja
Balcony of Europe ©
Balcony of Europe
Playa de la Alberquilla ©
Playa de la Alberquilla

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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Thu): explore the historical opulence of Alhambra, then admire the natural beauty at Generalife, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Royal Chapel of Granada. On the next day, wander the streets of Albayzin, then get to know the fascinating history of Mirador de San Nicolas, and then take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

To see photos, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Granada trip itinerary builder app .

Traveling by car from Nerja to Granada takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October in Granada, expect temperatures between 76°F during the day and 54°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to travel to Ibiza Town.

Things to do in Granada

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

6
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ibiza Town: Cala d'Hort (in Sant Josep de Sa Talaia) and Sant Antoni de Portmany (Cala Bassa & Cala Saladeta). Next up on the itinerary: explore the historical opulence of Castell de Eivissa, stroll through Playa des Codolar, kick back and relax at Cala Comte, and examine the collection at Necropolis del Puig des Molins.

To find where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Ibiza Town online vacation builder .

You can fly from Granada to Ibiza Town in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Traveling from Granada in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Ibiza Town, with lows of 63°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Ibiza Town

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Santa Eulalia del Rio, Sant Antoni de Portmany, Sant Josep de Sa Talaia, Playa des Codolar, Ushuaia Ibiza Beach Club
Highlights from your plan
Platja de ses Salines ©
Platja de ses Salines
Castell de Eivissa ©
Castell de Eivissa
Es Vedra ©
Es Vedra

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 historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, don't miss a visit to Las Ramblas, admire the masterpieces at Museu Picasso, and pick up some local products at La Boqueria.

To find reviews, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Barcelona road trip site .

You can fly from Ibiza Town to Barcelona in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In October, daily temperatures in Barcelona can reach 73°F, while at night they dip to 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can take a train to Madrid.

Things to do in Barcelona

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

3
nights
Madrid

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Get out of town with these interesting Madrid side-trips: Toledo (Custodia de Arfe & Catedral Primada). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Prado National Museum, indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, admire the masterpieces at Museo Sorolla, and steep yourself in history at Royal Palace of Madrid.

To find where to stay, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Madrid road trip planner.

Traveling by train from Barcelona to Madrid takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Barcelona in October, Madrid is little chillier at night with lows of 53°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites Tours

Side Trip

Toledo
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid

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