30 days in Spain Itinerary

30 days in Spain Itinerary

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Start: Amsterdam
+2
Fly + Subway + Train:  7 h
1
Salamanca
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Madrid
— 5 nights
Train:  2 h 45 min
3
Seville
— 4 nights
Bus:  2 h
4
Ronda
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
5
Nerja
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
6
Granada
— 4 nights
Bus + Fly:  4 h 15 min
7
Barcelona
— 5 nights
Fly:  5 h 15 min
End: Amsterdam

2
nights
Salamanca

Salamanca ©
Salamanca is one of the most visited cities in Spain.
On your second day here, get to know the fascinating history of Ciudad Vieja de Salamanca, take in the architecture and atmosphere at La Purisima Church, pause for some serene contemplation at Capilla de la Sta. Vera Cruz, then pause for some photo ops at Monumento a Alberto Churriguera y al Conde Francos, then stop by Oleoturismo, and finally don't miss a visit to Plaza Mayor.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Salamanca trip website.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Salamanca is an approximately 7- hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. When traveling from Amsterdam in April, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Salamanca: temperatures range from 20°C by day to 5°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Madrid.

Things to do in Salamanca

Historic Sites Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Ciudad Vieja de Salamanca ©
Ciudad Vieja de Salamanca
Plaza Mayor ©
Plaza Mayor
Ieronimus ©
Ieronimus

5
nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Madrid: Segovia (Museo Zuloaga, Iglesia de San Juan de los Caballeros, &more). And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at Prado National Museum, admire the landmark architecture of Royal Palace of Madrid, admire the natural beauty at Real Jardin Botanico, and contemplate the long history of Plaza Mayor.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Madrid vacation planning tool.

Traveling by car from Salamanca to Madrid takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Madrid when traveling from Salamanca in April, with lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to take a train to Seville.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Segovia
Highlights from your plan
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Parque del Retiro ©
Parque del Retiro
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid

4
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.
Seville is known for historic sites, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Plaza de España, make a trip to Plaza Del Salvador, admire the striking features of Setas de Sevilla (Metropol Parasol), and admire the masterpieces at Museo De Bellas Artes De Sevilla.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read Seville trip planner.

You can take a train from Madrid to Seville in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Seville when traveling from Madrid in April, with lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to take a bus to Ronda.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville
Catedral de Sevilla ©
Catedral de Sevilla

5
nights
Ronda

Ronda ©
Renowned for its deep gorge, the quaint, whitewashed village of Ronda has preserved its charm as an Andalusian country village.
Go for a jaunt from Ronda to Estepona to see Parque Huerta Nueva about 1h 05 min away. There's lots more to do: take in breathtaking views at El Tajo de Ronda, stroll around Plaza Duquesa de Parcent, do a tasting at Bodega Garcia Hidalgo, and identify plant and animal life at Reservatauro Ronda.

To find traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Ronda road trip planning website.

You can take a bus from Seville to Ronda in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in April, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can drive to Nerja.

Things to do in Ronda

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Parque Huerta Nueva
Highlights from your plan
Bodega Garcia Hidalgo ©
Bodega Garcia Hidalgo
El Tajo de Ronda ©
El Tajo de Ronda
Dona Felisa Winery ©
Dona Felisa Winery

4
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. Step out of Nerja to go to Velez-Malaga and see C.A.C. Centro de Arte Contemporáneo Francisco Hernández, which is approximately 32 minutes away. There's still lots to do: Head underground at Fundación Cueva de Nerja, admire the natural beauty at Jardin Botanico Detunda Cueva De Nerja, identify plant and animal life at Nerja Donkey Sanctuary, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of El Salvador.

To find maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Nerja holiday site.

Drive from Ronda to Nerja in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. April in Nerja sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) to allow time to drive to Granada.

Things to do in Nerja

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Velez-Malaga
Highlights from your plan
Cliffs of Maro Cerro Gordo ©
Cliffs of Maro Cerro Gordo
Fundación Cueva de Nerja ©
Fundación Cueva de Nerja
Nerja Donkey Sanctuary ©
Nerja Donkey Sanctuary

4
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Granada: Malaga (Wine Tours & Tastings, Municipal Archive, &more). And it doesn't end there: step into the grandiose world of Alhambra, take in the views from Cuesta del Rey Chico, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia de San Miguel Bajo, and take some stellar pictures from Mirador de Los Carvajales.

To find maps, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Granada day trip website.

Getting from Nerja to Granada by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Granada can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites Tours Museums

Side Trip

Malaga
Highlights from your plan
Alhambra ©
Alhambra
Wine Tours & Tastings
Albayzin ©
Albayzin

5
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, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, make a trip to Casa Batllo, admire the masterpieces at Museu Picasso, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral.

To find photos, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Barcelona road trip planning website.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Granada to Barcelona takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in April, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Barcelona

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

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