22 days in Spain Itinerary

22 days in Spain Itinerary

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Fly
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Barcelona
— 2 nights
Fly
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Granada
— 3 nights
Drive
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Malaga
— 3 nights
Drive
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Ronda
— 3 nights
Drive
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Seville
— 2 nights
Drive
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Salamanca
— 3 nights
Drive
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Madrid
— 4 nights
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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.
Visit Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and El Barri Gòtic for their historical value. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Casa Batllo and Las Ramblas. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Barcelona: Fundacio Mona, Centre de Recuperacio de Primats (in Riudellots de la Selva), Casa Museu Can Font (in Lloret de Mar) and Camino de Ronda (in S'Agaro). There's much more to do: walk around Parc Guell, see the interesting displays at Carrer del Mirador del Palau Nacional, explore the galleries of Parc de Montjuic, and shop like a local with La Boqueria.

To find photos, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Barcelona trip tool.

Toronto, Canada to Barcelona is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from Toronto to Barcelona due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Toronto in November, things will get somewhat warmer in Barcelona: highs are around 21°C and lows about 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Granada.

Things to do in Barcelona

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Find places to stay Nov 23 — 26:

3
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Granada

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 some cultural insight at Alhambra and Generalife. Appreciate the collections at Archive Saint John of God Museum and Galeria Fotografica : Estudio Ruiz Linares. Get out of town with these interesting Granada side-trips: Jaen (Jaén Cathedral, Centro Cultural Baños Árabes, &more). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Court of the Lions, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia de San Miguel Bajo, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Royal Chapel of Granada, and take a stroll through Sacromonte.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Granada driving holiday planner.

You can fly from Barcelona to Granada in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Barcelona in November, Granada is slightly colder at night with lows of 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Malaga.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Nov 26 — 29:

3
nights
Malaga

Capital of the Costa del Sol

Modern yet historic, Málaga is a lively city famous for being the birthplace of Pablo Picasso.
Do some cultural sightseeing at El Torcal de Antequera and Alcazaba. Museum-lovers will get to explore Museo del Vidrio y Cristal de Malaga and Museo de la Cofradia del Santo Sepulcro. Change things up with these side-trips from Malaga: Nerja (Museo de Nerja & Nerja Donkey Sanctuary), Antequera (Iglesia de San Pedro & Alcazaba de Antequera) and Mirador del Cementerio Redondo (in Sayalonga). And it doesn't end there: indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of Santa Maria, look for all kinds of wild species at Rio Guadalhorce Nature Reserve, and explore the world behind art at Museum Jorge Rando.

To find more things to do, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Malaga trip planner.

Drive from Granada to Malaga in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Granada in November, things will get somewhat warmer in Malaga: highs are around 24°C and lows about 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Ronda.

Things to do in Malaga

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Nov 29 — Dec 2:

3
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Ronda

City of Dreams

Renowned for its deep gorge, the quaint, whitewashed village of Ronda has preserved its charm as an Andalusian country village.
Dona Felisa Winery and Museo Peinado are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Museum-lovers will appreciate Museo Lara and Museo Del Bandolero. There's much more to do: relax in the rural setting at Reservatauro Ronda, take in the views from Puente Viejo, explore the striking landscape at El Tajo de Ronda, and learn about winemaking at Bodega Garcia Hidalgo.

To find reviews, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read Ronda trip site.

You can drive from Malaga to Ronda in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in December, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Seville.

Things to do in Ronda

Historic Sites · Parks · Wineries · Museums
Find places to stay Dec 2 — 5:

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Seville

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.
On the 5th (Sat), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Capilla de Santa Maria de Jesus and then make a trip to Setas de Sevilla (Metropol Parasol). On your second day here, see the interesting displays at Museo de Musica Africana ?Te Suena Africa?, explore the world behind art at Museo De Bellas Artes De Sevilla, browse for treasures at Antiguedades el Museo, steep yourself in history at Royal Alcázar of Seville, then steep yourself in history at Real Maestranza de Caballeria de Sevilla, and finally steep yourself in history at Plaza de España.

For traveler tips, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Seville trip itinerary maker app.

Getting from Ronda to Seville by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In December, daytime highs in Seville are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Salamanca.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Shopping
Find places to stay Dec 5 — 7:

3
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Salamanca

Golden City

Salamanca is one of the most visited cities in Spain.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Ieronimus and Ciudad Vieja de Salamanca. Get a sense of the local culture at St. Stephen's Convent (Convento de San Esteban) and Capilla de la Sta. Vera Cruz. Venture out of the city with trips to Meandro Melero (in Riomalo de Abajo) and Parque Natural Arribes del Duero (in Sobradillo). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Convento de las Duenas, make a trip to Plaza de Anaya, pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia de San Julian y Santa Basilisia, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Old Cathedral (Catedral Vieja).

For traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Salamanca vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Seville to Salamanca takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or take a train. Traveling from Seville in December, expect Salamanca to be slightly colder, temps between 11°C and -1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Madrid.

Things to do in Salamanca

Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 7 — 10:

4
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Madrid

Cultural Capital of Spain

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Prado National Museum and Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Royal Palace of Madrid and Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia. Change things up with these side-trips from Madrid: Kuna Iberica (in Navas del Rey), Toledo (Casco Historico de Toledo, Catedral Primada, &more) and Segovia (Catedral de Segovia, Alcazar of Segovia, &more). The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Plaza Mayor, don't miss a visit to Puerta del Sol, walk around Parque del Retiro, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Royal Chapel of St. Anthony of La Florida.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, use the Madrid vacation app.

You can drive from Salamanca to Madrid in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Salamanca in December, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Madrid, with lows around 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Madrid

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 10 — 14:

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.