33 days in Spain Itinerary

33 days in Spain Itinerary

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Barcelona
— 4 nights
Fly
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Madrid
— 4 nights
Fly to Gran Canaria Airport, Drive to Agaete
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Agaete, Gran Canaria
— 2 nights
Drive
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Maspalomas, Gran Canaria
— 5 nights
Fly
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Seville
— 4 nights
Drive
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Ronda
— 4 nights
Drive
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Marbella
— 4 nights
Drive
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Nerja
— 3 nights
Drive
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Granada
— 2 nights
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Barcelona

— 4 nights

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.
Barcelona is known for parks, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Casa Batllo, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, wander the streets of El Barri Gòtic, and admire the masterpieces at Museu Picasso.

For other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Barcelona day trip planning site.

Manchester, UK to Barcelona is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also take a train; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from Manchester to Barcelona, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Manchester in January; daily highs in Barcelona reach 17°C and lows reach 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Madrid.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods · Museums

Madrid

— 4 nights

Cultural Capital of Spain

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Madrid is known for museums, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at Prado National Museum, indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, steep yourself in history at Royal Palace of Madrid, and take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

To find reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Madrid driving holiday planning website.

Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Madrid takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Barcelona in January: high temperatures in Madrid hover around 12°C and lows are around 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to travel to Agaete.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums · Tours · Historic Sites · Parks

Agaete, Gran Canaria

— 2 nights
Start off your visit on the 4th (Thu): admire the verdant scenery at Valle de Agaete, then see some colorful creatures with Buceo Agaete, then pause for some serene contemplation at Ermita de Nuestra Senora de las Nieves, and finally explore the world behind art at Casa-Museo Antonio Padron. On the next day, take in the dramatic natural features at Caldera de los Pinos de Galdar, don't miss a visit to Ermita de la Virgen de la Cuevita, see the interesting displays at Museo Etnografico Casas Cuevas, then stroll around Llanos De La Pez, and finally explore the striking landscape at Los Azulejos de Veneguera.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Agaete travel planning site.

Explore your travel options from Madrid to Agaete with the Route module. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Madrid to Agaete due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Madrid in February: highs in Agaete hover around 24°C, while lows dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to drive to Maspalomas.

Things to do in Agaete

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Tours

Side Trips

Maspalomas, Gran Canaria

— 5 nights

Home to Gran Canary's Most Beautiful Beach

Fondly referred to as “El Sur” by the locals, Maspalomas serves as a hub of entertainment and beach activity on Gran Canary Island.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Maspalomas: CanEducAm - Patrimonio y Sostenibilidad (in Telde), Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (Casa-Museo Perez Galdos, Las Canteras Beach, &more) and Aguimes (Plaza Del Rosario & Ermita de San Bartolome). Next up on the itinerary: indulge in some personalized pampering at Dobrev Wellness and Massage, have fun at Motos Tivoli Gran Canaria, stop by Compania de la Galleta, and make a trip to Anfi Beach.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Maspalomas travel planner.

You can drive from Agaete to Maspalomas in 1.5 hours. In February in Maspalomas, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can travel to Seville.

Things to do in Maspalomas

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Seville

— 4 nights

City of Towers

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: steep yourself in history at Plaza de España, admire the landmark architecture of Setas de Sevilla (Metropol Parasol), wander the streets of Barrio Santa Cruz, and explore the galleries of Museo De Bellas Artes De Sevilla.

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You can fly from Maspalomas to Seville in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Maspalomas to Seville. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Maspalomas in February, with highs in Seville at 18°C and lows at 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to drive to Ronda.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Wineries · Tours

Ronda

— 4 nights

City of Dreams

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, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: look for all kinds of wild species at Reservatauro Ronda, take some stellar pictures from Mirador de los Viajeros Romanticos, snap pictures at Puente Nuevo, and don't miss a visit to Ronda.

To find reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Ronda tour itinerary planning site.

Traveling by car from Seville to Ronda takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In February, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Marbella.

Things to do in Ronda

Parks · Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites

Marbella

— 4 nights

Spanish Riviera

Once a village of humble fishermen, Marbella is now one of the most cosmopolitan beach resorts on Spain’s world-famous Costa del Sol, boasting swanky nightclubs, classy hotels, and expensive restaurants.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Marbella: Malaga (Puerto de Málaga, Museo de Malaga, &more). And it doesn't end there: head outdoors with Experience Box Spain, examine the collection at Museo Ralli, and steep yourself in history at Iglesia Mayor de la Encarnacion.

To find other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Marbella trip planning site.

Drive from Ronda to Marbella in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in February, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to drive to Nerja.

Things to do in Marbella

Museums · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trip

Nerja

— 3 nights
Nerja is a municipality on the Costa del Sol in the province of Málaga in the autonomous community of Andalusia in southern Spain. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Nerja: Mirador del Cementerio Redondo (in Sayalonga) and Los Olivillos (in Competa). The adventure continues: make a trip to Centro Cultural Villa de Nerja, Head underground at Fundación Cueva de Nerja, enjoy breathtaking views from Balcony of Europe, and contemplate the long history of Punta Lara.

To find where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Nerja trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Marbella to Nerja by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Marbella in February, with highs in Nerja at 13°C and lows at 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can go by car to Granada.

Things to do in Nerja

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Granada

— 2 nights

Pearl of Spain

Granada boasts numerous well-preserved examples of exquisite Moorish architecture, not the least of which is the Alhambra, an ancient citadel and royal palace.
On the 26th (Fri), make a trip to Paseo de los Tristes, then stroll through Generalife, and then explore the historical opulence of Alhambra. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, then make a trip to Carrera del Darro, then contemplate the long history of Mirador de San Nicolas, and finally visit Albayzin.

For reviews, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Granada holiday planner.

You can drive from Nerja to Granada in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In February, daytime highs in Granada are 14°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks · Spas

Spain travel guide

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Beaches · Landmarks · Architectural Buildings
A colorful country known for its relaxed lifestyle, vibrant nightlife, excellent food, and world-famous folklore and festivals, Spain boasts a huge number of World Heritage Sites and other spectacular places to visit. It also deserves its reputation as a beach vacation destination; the Western edge of the Mediterranean Sea is home to some of the world’s top beaches. But Spain’s geography is so much more than just soft, sandy shores. Its landscapes are as diverse as its people, ranging from lush meadows and snowy mountains to huge marshes and sprawling deserts. The countryside bursts with unspoiled villages of timeless beauty and old-world charm, as well as vast and varied nature preserves.