13 days in Spain Itinerary

13 days in Spain Itinerary

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Start: Tel Aviv
Fly:  8 h 30 min
1
Madrid
— 1 night
Train:  2 h 45 min
2
Barcelona
— 2 nights
+2
Fly + Bus + Ferry:  3 h 30 min
3
Formentera
— 2 nights
+2
Ferry + Bus + Fly:  3 h 15 min
4
Palma de Mallorca, Majorca
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h
5
Granada
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 45 min
6
Seville
— 2 nights
Fly + Bus:  4 h 45 min
7
Lanzarote
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  12 h
End: Tel Aviv

1
night
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Fri): steep yourself in history at Royal Palace of Madrid, admire the masterpieces at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, and then see the interesting displays at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza. On your second day here, stroll around Parque del Retiro and then admire the masterpieces at Prado National Museum.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Madrid tour itinerary planner.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Madrid is an approximately 8.5- hour flight. Traveling from Tel Aviv to Madrid, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In October, Madrid is slightly colder than Tel Aviv - with highs of 26°C and lows of 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can take a train to Barcelona.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza ©
Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza

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.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sun): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral, admire the striking features of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, then stroll around Parc Guell, then don't miss a visit to Casa Mila - La Pedrera, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Las Ramblas and then stop by El Barri Gòtic.

For other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Barcelona online route maker.

Traveling by train from Madrid to Barcelona takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Madrid in October, Barcelona is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to travel to Formentera.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic
Las Ramblas ©
Las Ramblas

2
nights
Formentera

Formentera ©
On holiday on Formentera, you'll enjoy the simple charms of island life.
On the 11th (Tue), get great views at Torre de sa Punta Prima, stroll through Playa de Llevant, then kick back and relax at Playa de Ses Illetes, and finally enjoy the sea views from Cap de Barbaria. Here are some ideas for day two: get great views at La Mola Lighthouse and then enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Ses Platgetes.

To see ratings, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Formentera day trip planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and ferry from Barcelona to Formentera takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. In October, daily temperatures in Formentera can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Palma de Mallorca.

Things to do in Formentera

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Playa de Llevant ©
Playa de Llevant
Playa de Ses Illetes ©
Playa de Ses Illetes
Cap de Barbaria ©
Cap de Barbaria

2
nights
Palma de Mallorca, Majorca

Palma de Mallorca ©
Majorca, or Mallorca, is largest island in the Balearic Islands archipelago.
Get in touch with nature at Playa de Muro and Platja d'es Carbo. Get some cultural insight at Alcudia Old Town and Catedral de Mallorca. Step out of Palma de Mallorca to go to Campos and see Platja d'es Trenc, which is approximately 54 minutes away.

To find traveler tips, photos, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Palma de Mallorca online attractions planner.

Getting from Formentera to Palma de Mallorca by combination of ferry and flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: ride a ferry. Traveling from Formentera in October, expect slightly colder with lows of 16°C in Palma de Mallorca. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to travel to Granada.

Things to do in Palma de Mallorca

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Playa de Muro, Alcudia Old Town, Platja d'es Trenc, Platja d'es Carbo
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Playa de Muro ©
Playa de Muro
Platja d'es Trenc ©
Platja d'es Trenc
Catedral de Mallorca ©
Catedral de Mallorca

1
night
Granada

Granada ©
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 15th (Sat), wander the streets of Albayzin, appreciate the extensive heritage of Mirador de San Nicolas, and then steep yourself in history at Alhambra.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Granada trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Traveling by flight from Palma de Mallorca to Granada takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and train. October in Granada sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to drive to Seville.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Alhambra ©
Alhambra
Albayzin ©
Albayzin
Mirador de San Nicolas ©
Mirador de San Nicolas

2
nights
Seville

Seville ©
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 16th (Sun), admire the natural beauty at Casa de Pilatos, admire the striking features of Museo De Bellas Artes De Sevilla, admire the landmark architecture of Torre del Oro, contemplate the long history of Royal Alcázar of Seville, then step into the grandiose world of Palacio de San Telmo, and finally contemplate the long history of Plaza de España. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Sevilla and then take a stroll through Barrio Santa Cruz.

To find more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Seville trip maker tool.

Traveling by car from Granada to Seville takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Seville when traveling from Granada in October, with lows around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Lanzarote.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
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Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville
Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Barrio Santa Cruz ©
Barrio Santa Cruz

1
night
Lanzarote

Lanzarote ©
Today, the entire island is a World Biosphere Reserve, with over 500 different kinds of plants, 17 of which are endemic.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Tue): kick back and relax at Papagayo Beach and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Timanfaya Nationalpark.

To see traveler tips, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read Lanzarote trip itinerary planning website.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Seville to Lanzarote in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Western European Standard Time (WET) is minus 1 hour. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Lanzarote when traveling from Seville in October, with lows around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lanzarote

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Papagayo Beach ©
Papagayo Beach
Timanfaya Nationalpark ©
Timanfaya Nationalpark

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