31 days in Spain Itinerary

31 days in Spain Itinerary

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31 days in Spain Itinerary

Start: Seattle
Fly:  17​h 30​min
1
Santiago de Compostela
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Salamanca
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Madrid
— 4 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
4
Cordoba
— 1 night
train:  45​min
5
Seville
— 4 nights
bus:  1​h 45​min
6
Ronda
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
7
Granada
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h
8
Ibiza Town, Ibiza
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
9
Barcelona
— 5 nights
Fly:  16​h
End: Seattle

2
nights
Santiago de Compostela

Santiago de Compostela ©
As the site of the sacred cathedral that marks the end of the pilgrimage route of the famous St.
Get some cultural insight at Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela and Church of Santa Maria la Real del Sar. Popular historic sites such as Convento, igreja e colegio das Orfas and Capilla de San Marcos are in your itinerary. And it doesn't end there: go for a walk through Praza da Quintana, appreciate the extensive heritage of Monte do Gozo, steep yourself in history at Arco de Mazarelos, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Colegiata del Sar.

To find photos, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Santiago de Compostela trip planner .

Seattle, USA to Santiago de Compostela is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and taxi. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 9 hours traveling from Seattle to Santiago de Compostela. In September, plan for daily highs up to 73°F, and evening lows to 54°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) so you can go by car to Salamanca.

Things to do in Santiago de Compostela

Historic Sites Trails Tours
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral De Santiago de Compostela ©
Capilla de San Marcos ©
Capilla de San Marcos
Torre da Berenguela ©
Torre da Berenguela

4
nights
Salamanca

Salamanca ©
Salamanca is one of the most visited cities in Spain.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Salamanca,Casco Historico and New Cathedral (Catedral Nueva). Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Ieronimus and Plaza de Anaya. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Old Cathedral (Catedral Vieja), see where the action happens at Plaza de Toros de Salamanca, admire the landmark architecture of St. Stephen's Convent (Convento de San Esteban), and steep yourself in history at Escuelas Menores.

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Traveling by car from Santiago de Compostela to Salamanca takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a train. When traveling from Santiago de Compostela in October, plan for a bit warmer days in Salamanca, with highs around 71°F, while nights are little chillier with lows around 44°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Madrid.

Things to do in Salamanca

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Ciudad Vieja de Salamanca ©
Ciudad Vieja de Salamanca
Ieronimus ©
Ieronimus
Old Cathedral (Catedral Vieja) ©
Old Cathedral (Catedral Vieja)

4
nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Royal Palace of Madrid and Catedral Primada. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Prado National Museum and Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza. Take a break from Madrid with a short trip to Casco Historico de Toledo in Toledo, about 1h 20 min away. The adventure continues: admire the landmark architecture of Plaza Mayor, walk around Retiro Park, explore the world behind art at Monasterio de las Descalzas Reales, and explore the ancient world of Templo de Debod.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Madrid trip maker site .

Traveling by car from Salamanca to Madrid takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Salamanca in October since evenings lows in Madrid dip to 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) to allow time to take a train to Cordoba.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Toledo
Highlights from your plan
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid
Plaza Mayor ©
Plaza Mayor

1
night
Cordoba

Cordoba ©
Andalucía’s thousand-year-old city, Córdoba, was once the capital of both the Roman Empire and the Moorish Kingdom, representing an alluring mix of cultural and political history.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Thu): contemplate the long history of Alcazar de los Reyes Cristianos, then take a stroll through Jewish Quarter (Juderia), then don't miss a visit to Roman Bridge, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba.

For where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Cordoba day trip planner .

Traveling by train from Madrid to Cordoba takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. While traveling from Madrid, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Cordoba, ranging from highs of 82°F to lows of 57°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to Seville.

Things to do in Cordoba

Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba ©
Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba
Jewish Quarter (Juderia) ©
Jewish Quarter (Juderia)
Alcazar de los Reyes Cristianos ©
Alcazar de los Reyes Cristianos

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.
Catedral de Sevilla and Barrio Santa Cruz are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Your inner history buff will appreciate Royal Alcázar of Seville and Plaza del Triunfo. And it doesn't end there: admire the landmark architecture of Plaza de España, take in the spiritual surroundings of Fundacion Tres Culturas del Mediterraneo, take a stroll through Centro Historico de Sevilla, and make a trip to Metropol Parasol.

For traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Seville online tour itinerary builder .

Traveling by train from Cordoba to Seville takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 78°F in October, and nighttime lows around 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) early enough to drive to Ronda.

Things to do in Seville

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

4
nights
Ronda

Ronda ©
Renowned for its deep gorge, the quaint, whitewashed village of Ronda has preserved its charm as an Andalusian country village.
Popular historic sites such as Baños Arabes and Ruinas de Acinipo are in your itinerary. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Bodega Garcia Hidalgo and Palacio de Mondragon. Next up on the itinerary: learn about winemaking at Dona Felisa Winery, take in the views from Puente Nuevo, catch all the local highlights with La Ciudad, and explore the stunning scenery at El Tajo de Ronda.

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Traveling by car from Seville to Ronda takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In October, daytime highs in Ronda are 79°F, while nighttime lows are 58°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can go by car to Granada.

Things to do in Ronda

Wineries Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Bodega Garcia Hidalgo ©
Bodega Garcia Hidalgo
Dona Felisa Winery ©
Dona Felisa Winery
Old City ©
Old City

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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Alhambra and Mirador de San Nicolas. Albayzin and Church of El Salvador will appeal to history buffs. Venture out of the city with trips to Nerja (Balcon de Europa & Playa El Salon). There's still lots to do: admire the natural beauty at Generalife, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Monasterio Cartuja, explore the historical opulence of Nasrid Palaces, and pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica de San Juan de Dios.

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Getting from Ronda to Granada by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 76°F in October, and nighttime lows around 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to travel to Ibiza Town.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Nerja
Highlights from your plan
Alhambra ©
Alhambra
Albayzin ©
Albayzin
Mirador de San Nicolas ©
Mirador de San Nicolas

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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): kick back and relax at Platja de ses Salines, pause for some serene contemplation at Ibiza Cathedral, then explore the historical opulence of Castle of Ibiza, and finally wander the streets of Dalt Vila. On your second day here, see the interesting displays at Necropolis del Puig des Molins, pause for some serene contemplation at Puig de Missa, then kick back and relax at Cala S'Illot des Rencli, and finally have fun at Kentucky Derby.

For photos, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Ibiza Town day trip planning website .

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. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Ibiza Town when traveling from Granada in October, with lows around 63°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Ibiza Town

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Santa Eulalia del Rio, Cala S'Illot des Rencli
Highlights from your plan
Platja de ses Salines ©
Platja de ses Salines
Castell de Eivissa ©
Castell de Eivissa
Ibiza Cathedral ©
Ibiza Cathedral

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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like El Barri Gòtic and Basilica of the Sagrada Familia. Get some cultural insight at Casa Batllo and Parc Guell. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Barcelona: Tossa de Mar (Parish Church of Sant Vicenc & Vila Vella (Old Town)). There's much more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, don't miss a visit to Las Ramblas, examine the collection at Carrer del Mirador del Palau Nacional, and admire the landmark architecture of Palau Guell.

For reviews, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Barcelona trip planner .

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 in Barcelona, expect temperatures between 73°F during the day and 60°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Tossa de Mar
Highlights from your plan
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic

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