31 days in Spain Itinerary

31 days in Spain Itinerary

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Madrid
— 11 nights
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Santander
— 3 nights
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Bilbao
— 4 nights
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Barcelona
— 10 nights

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Madrid

Madrid ©

Cultural Capital of Spain

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Visiting Parque Natural Hayedo de Tejera Negra and Picnic Madrid will get you outdoors. Prado National Museum and Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza will appeal to museum buffs. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Madrid: Kuna Iberica (in Navas del Rey), Toledo (Museo del Greco, Casco Historico de Toledo, &more) and Segovia (House Museum of Antonio Machado, Alcazar of Segovia, &more). Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Royal Palace of Madrid, explore the world behind art at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, admire the landmark architecture of Templo de Debod, and enjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour.

For photos, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Madrid visit site.

Manila, Philippines to Madrid is an approximately 21-hour flight. Traveling from Manila to Madrid, you'll gain 7 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Manila in November, things will get cooler in Madrid: highs are around 17°C and lows about 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can drive to Santander.

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Santander

Santander ©

Spain's Most Elegant City

Known for its prime north coast location and elegant city center, Santander remains the central destination for tourism and commerce in the whole Cantabrian region.
Popular historic sites such as Parque de Cabo Mayor and Colegiata de Santillana del Mar are in your itinerary. Get in touch with nature at Playa de Langre and Cueva Covalanas. Get out of town with these interesting Santander side-trips: Santillana del Mar (Museo de Altamira & Calle de Juan Infante). Spend the 22nd (Sun) exploring nature at Peninsula of Magdalena. The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Playa De Valdearenas, stroll through Playa Primera de El Sardinero, and explore the historical opulence of Palacio de La Magdalena.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Santander vacation planner.

You can drive from Madrid to Santander in 4.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a train. Traveling from Madrid in November, plan for a bit warmer nights in Santander, with lows around 10°C. You will have some time to spend on the 24th (Tue) before leaving for Bilbao.

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Parks · Nature · Beaches · Historic Sites

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National Park
Peninsula of Magdalena
4.6

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Bilbao

Bilbao ©

Modern Capital of Spain

A city of stunning architectural and artistic heritage, Bilbao is situated on the banks of the Nervión River.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Casco Viejo and La Ribera Market. Do some cultural sightseeing at Guggenheim Museum Bilbao and Palacio Real de Olite. Get out of town with these interesting Bilbao side-trips: San Sebastian - Donostia (Monte Igueldo, La Concha Beach, &more) and San Juan de Gaztelugatxe (in Bermeo). There's much more to do: head outdoors with Parapente Bizkaia, get into the urban bustle at Azkuna Zentroa, and admire the masterpieces at Bilbao Fine Arts Museum.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read Bilbao trip tool.

Traveling by car from Santander to Bilbao takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in November, and nighttime lows around 9°C. You will have some time to spend on the 28th (Sat) before leaving for Barcelona.

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Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Museums

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Must see
Zurriola Beach
4.4

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Barcelona

Barcelona ©

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.
We've included these beaches for you: Playas de Calella and Playa de La Barceloneta. Step out of the city life by going to San Pol Beach and Camino de Ronda. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Barcelona: La playa de Tamariu (in Tamariu), Montserrat (Sant Jeroni & Montana de Montserrat) and Platja Fonda (in Begur). There's lots more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, explore the world behind art at Museu Picasso, don't miss a visit to Casa Mila - La Pedrera, and get a dose of the wild on Girona Explorers.

To find maps, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Barcelona route website.

You can fly from Bilbao to Barcelona in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In November in Barcelona, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 11°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 8th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Barcelona

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Beaches

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Must see
El Barri Gòtic
4.7
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Neighborhood
Las Ramblas
2.8

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