11 days in Spain Itinerary

11 days in Spain Itinerary

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11 days in Spain Itinerary

Start: Madrid
Train:  1 h
1
Segovia
— 1 night
Train:  1 h
2
Madrid
— 4 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
3
Valencia
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
4
Barcelona
— 2 nights
Train:  2 h 45 min
End: Madrid

1
night
Segovia

Segovia ©
As one of Spain’s most well-preserved medieval cities, Segovia is known for its 1st-century Roman aqueduct that runs through the city center.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Tue): step into the grandiose world of Castillo de Coca and then contemplate the long history of Real Sitio de San Lorenzo de El Escorial. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Carcel De La Villa, Head underground at Cueva de los Enebralejos, admire the landmark architecture of Alcazar of Segovia, then wander the streets of La Juderia, then see the interesting displays at Catedral de Segovia, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Iglesia de la Vera Cruz.

For maps, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Segovia online trip itinerary maker.

Madrid to Segovia is an approximately 1- hour train ride. You can also take a bus; or drive. In July in Segovia, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 25°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can catch the train to Madrid.

Things to do in Segovia

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trips

Carcel De La Villa, Castillo de Coca, Cueva de los Enebralejos, Real Sitio de San Lorenzo de El Escorial
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Alcazar of Segovia ©
Alcazar of Segovia
Catedral de Segovia ©
Catedral de Segovia

4
nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Royal Palace of Madrid and The Walls of Avila. Step off the beaten path and head to Cathedral of Avila and Faunia. Step out of Madrid to go to Manzaneque and see Bodegas Tierras de Orgaz, which is approximately 1h 20 min away. And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at Prado National Museum, get in on the family fun at Parque de Atracciones, take a stroll through Barrio de Salamanca, and shop like a local with Gran Via.

For more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, use the Madrid travel planner.

Getting from Segovia to Madrid by train takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or drive. In July in Madrid, expect temperatures between 40°C during the day and 23°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to take a train to Valencia.

Things to do in Madrid

Historic Sites Parks Theme Parks

Side Trips

Avila, Bodegas Tierras de Orgaz
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Cathedral of Avila ©
Cathedral of Avila
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
The Walls of Avila ©
The Walls of Avila

3
nights
Valencia

Valencia ©
A charming old city originally founded as a Roman colony, Valencia is the country’s third-largest urban center.
Visit Valencia Cathedral and Chapel of the Holy Grail for their historical value. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at La Lonja de la Seda and Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias. Step out of Valencia to go to La Vall d'Uixo and see Coves de Sant Josep, which is approximately 44 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de la Patacona and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Bioparc Valencia.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read our Valencia online trip maker.

You can take a train from Madrid to Valencia in 2 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. When traveling from Madrid in July, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Valencia: temperatures range from 36°C by day to 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Valencia

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Coves de Sant Josep, Playa de la Patacona
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Coves de Sant Josep ©
Coves de Sant Josep
Valencia Cathedral ©
Valencia Cathedral
La Lonja de la Seda ©
La Lonja de la Seda

2
nights
Barcelona

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
On the 3rd (Thu), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral, walk around Parc Guell, then admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Casa Mila - La Pedrera. On the 4th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the striking features of Casa Batllo, examine the collection at Carrer del Mirador del Palau Nacional, then wander the streets of El Barri Gòtic, and finally take a stroll through Ciutat Vella.

For traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Barcelona trip site.

You can fly from Valencia to Barcelona in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. In August, daily temperatures in Barcelona can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to take a train back home.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks
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Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic

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