50 days in Spain Itinerary

50 days in Spain Itinerary

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Seville
— 6 nights
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Cordoba
— 31 nights
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Madrid
— 4 nights
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Barcelona
— 3 nights
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Granada
— 3 nights
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Seville

— 6 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.
Explore Seville's surroundings by going to Ronda (Iglesia del Espiritu Santo, Old City, &more). There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at Royal Alcázar of Seville, take in panoramic vistas at Torre Giralda, make a trip to Plaza de España, and admire the striking features of Setas de Sevilla (Metropol Parasol).

To find reviews, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Seville online attractions planner.

New York City, USA to Seville is an approximately 12-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 6 hour difference. Traveling from New York City in December, things will get a bit warmer in Seville: highs are around 19°C and lows about 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sun) early enough to take a train to Cordoba.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks · Tours

Side Trip

Cordoba

— 31 nights

Pearl of Muslim Spain

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.
Get out of town with these interesting Cordoba side-trips: Torreparedones Parque Arqueologico (in Baena), Ecija (Torres de la Concepcion Las Gemelas, Museo Palacio de Palma, &more) and Beach Fit Marbella (in Marbella). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba, don't miss a visit to Barrio de la Villa, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, and explore the world behind art at Museo del Guadameci Omeya. Exposicion de Ramon Garcia Romero y Jose Carlos V. Garcia.

For reviews, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Cordoba trip planner.

Take a train from Seville to Cordoba in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Seville in December, expect little chillier with lows of 4°C in Cordoba. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) so you can take a train to Madrid.

Things to do in Cordoba

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Nature

Side Trips

Madrid

— 4 nights

Cultural Capital of Spain

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Change things up with a short trip to Catedral Primada in Toledo (about 1h 10 min away). There's lots more to do: admire the masterpieces at Prado National Museum, steep yourself in history at Royal Palace of Madrid, make a trip to Plaza de Oriente, and see where the action happens at Santiago Bernabeu Stadium.

To see ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Madrid travel planner.

You can take a train from Cordoba to Madrid in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Cordoba in January, plan for slightly colder days in Madrid, with highs around 12°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) to allow time to fly to Barcelona.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Shopping

Side Trip

Barcelona

— 3 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 Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, see where the action happens at Camp Nou, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral, and walk around Parc Guell.

For reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Barcelona trip planning site.

Traveling by flight from Madrid to Barcelona takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Madrid in February; daily highs in Barcelona reach 17°C and lows reach 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) to allow enough time to fly to Granada.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Neighborhoods

Granada

— 3 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.
Get out of town with these interesting Granada side-trips: Nerja (Church of El Salvador, Balcony of Europe, &more). There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of Alhambra, wander the streets of Albayzin, get to know the fascinating history of Mirador de San Nicolas, and take in nature's colorful creations at Generalife.

To find reviews, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Granada trip tool.

Getting from Barcelona to Granada by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Traveling from Barcelona in February, plan for slightly colder nights in Granada, with lows around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) to allow time to fly back home.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trip

Spain travel guide

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Beaches · Architectural Buildings · Landmarks
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.