8 days in Iberia Itinerary

8 days in Iberia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Spain holiday planner

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Cartagena
— 1 night
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Murcia
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Cartagena
— 1 night
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Cabo de Palos
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Cartagena
— 1 night
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Lorca
— 1 day
Drive
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Cartagena
— 1 night
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Valencia
— 1 day
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Cartagena
— 1 night
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Granada
— 1 day
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Cartagena
— 1 night
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Almeria
— 1 day
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Cartagena
— 1 night

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Cartagena

— 1 night
On the 9th (Sat), kick back and relax at Playa de Calblanque, then see the interesting displays at Museo Del Teatro Romano, and then take in the pleasant sights at Plaza del Ayuntamiento.

For other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read Cartagena trip app.

If you are flying in from Guatemala, the closest major aiports are Región de Murcia International Airport, San Javier Airport and Alicante International Airport. In November, daytime highs in Cartagena are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. On the 10th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Murcia.

Things to do in Cartagena

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Museums

Murcia

Murcia is a city in south-eastern Spain, the capital and most populous city of the Autonomous Community of the Region of Murcia, and the seventh largest city in the country, with a population of 442,573 inhabitants in 2009 (about one third of the total population of the Region). Start off your visit on the 10th (Sun): explore the world behind art at Real Casino de Murcia and then explore the world behind art at Cathedral de Santa Maria.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Murcia day trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Cartagena to Murcia takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In November, daytime highs in Murcia are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Sun) to allow time for the car ride to Cartagena.

Things to do in Murcia

Museums · Historic Sites

Cartagena

— 1 night
Start off your visit on the 10th (Sun): enjoy breathtaking views from Ascensor Panoramico and then brush up on your military savvy at Civil War Museum.

For more things to do, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read our Cartagena tour builder.

Traveling by car from Murcia to Cartagena takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to drive to Cabo de Palos.

Things to do in Cartagena

Museums

Cabo de Palos

On the 11th (Mon), tee off at La Manga Club Golf Course and then visit a coastal fixture at Faro Cabo de palos.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Cabo de Palos using our trip planner.

Drive from Cartagena to Cabo de Palos in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in November, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Mon) to allow time for the car ride to Cartagena.

Things to do in Cabo de Palos

Golf · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Cartagena

— 1 night
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Playa La Cortina.

For where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read Cartagena trip itinerary planning website.

You can drive from Cabo de Palos to Cartagena in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can drive to Lorca.

Things to do in Cartagena

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks
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Lorca

— 1 day
Lorca is a municipality and city in the autonomous community of Murcia in southeastern Spain, 36mi southwest of the city of Murcia. Start off your visit on the 12th (Tue): admire the landmark architecture of Ayuntamiento de Lorca, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Colegiata de San Patricio, and then explore the historical opulence of Castle Of Lorca.

For where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Lorca route website.

You can drive from Cartagena to Lorca in an hour. November in Lorca sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to drive to Cartagena.

Things to do in Lorca

Historic Sites

Cartagena

— 1 night
To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Cartagena journey app.

Getting from Lorca to Cartagena by car takes about an hour. You will leave for Valencia on the 13th (Wed).

Things to do in Cartagena

Outdoors · Parks · Nightlife · Beaches

Valencia

— 1 day

City of Mediterranean Light

A charming old city originally founded as a Roman colony, Valencia is the country’s third-largest urban center.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Wed): test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, browse the exhibits of Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias, then pause for some serene contemplation at Parroquia de San Nicolas de Bari y San Pedro Martir, and finally hunt for treasures at Central Market of Valencia.

For traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Valencia sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Cartagena to Valencia takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. November in Valencia sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can drive to Cartagena.

Things to do in Valencia

Childrens Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks · Museums

Cartagena

— 1 night
To find traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Cartagena online vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Valencia to Cartagena takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. On the 14th (Thu), you'll travel to Granada.

Things to do in Cartagena

Outdoors · Parks · Nightlife · Beaches

Granada

— 1 day

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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Thu): admire the natural beauty at Generalife, then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and then admire the striking features of Alhambra.

To find traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Granada trip planner.

You can drive from Cartagena to Granada in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Cartagena in November; daily highs in Granada reach 19°C and lows reach 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Cartagena.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites · Parks · Fun & Games

Cartagena

— 1 night
For more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Cartagena online holiday planner.

You can drive from Granada to Cartagena in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Granada in November, expect Cartagena to be a bit warmer, temps between 24°C and 12°C. You will leave for Almeria on the 15th (Fri).

Things to do in Cartagena

Outdoors · Parks · Nightlife · Beaches

Almeria

— 1 day
Almería is a city in Andalusia, Spain, situated in the southeast of Spain on the Mediterranean Sea. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Fri): admire the majestic nature at Cabo de Gata-Níjar Natural Park, get your game on at Virtual Xperience, and then contemplate the long history of Conjunto Monumental de La Alcazaba.

To find traveler tips, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read Almeria visit app.

Traveling by car from Cartagena to Almeria takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Almeria can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can go by car to Cartagena.

Things to do in Almeria

Wildlife · Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Cartagena

— 1 night
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sat): pause for some photo ops at El Zulo and then take a stroll through Calle Mayor.

To find ratings, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read Cartagena trip planning site.

Getting from Almeria to Cartagena by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. On the 16th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Cartagena

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
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