13 days in Spain Itinerary

13 days in Spain Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: New York City
Fly:  17 h 30 min
1
Madrid
— 4 nights
Train:  2 h 45 min
2
Seville
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
3
Granada
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h 15 min
4
Barcelona
— 4 nights
Fly + Bus:  11 h 30 min
End: Newark

4
nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Madrid is known for museums, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at Prado National Museum, admire the local landmark of Plaza de Cibeles, hunt for treasures at Mercado San Miguel, and don't miss a visit to Plaza Mayor.

To see reviews, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Madrid trip planner.

New York City, USA to Madrid is an approximately 12- hour flight. You can also do a combination of train, bus, and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from New York City to Madrid. In November, daytime highs in Madrid are 59°F, while nighttime lows are 42°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to take a train to Seville.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Parque del Retiro ©
Parque del Retiro
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid

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.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Mon): take in nature's colorful creations at Parque de Maria Luisa, then visit Barrio Santa Cruz, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Sevilla. Keep things going the next day: take in panoramic vistas at Torre Giralda, then admire the landmark architecture of Setas de Sevilla (Metropol Parasol), then steep yourself in history at Royal Alcázar of Seville, and finally contemplate the long history of Plaza de España.

To find photos, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Seville trip itinerary maker tool.

You can take a train from Madrid to Seville in 3 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Madrid in November, with highs in Seville at 66°F and lows at 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can drive to Granada.

Things to do in Seville

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

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.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Wed): appreciate the extensive heritage of Mirador de San Nicolas, then take in nature's colorful creations at Generalife, and then step into the grandiose world of Alhambra.

To see maps, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Granada journey planner.

You can drive from Seville to Granada in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Seville in November, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Granada, with lows of 42°F. On the 1st (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Barcelona.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites Parks
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Alhambra ©
Alhambra
Generalife ©
Generalife
Mirador de San Nicolas ©
Mirador de San Nicolas

4
nights
Barcelona

Barcelona ©
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: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo, make a trip to Las Ramblas, and take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic.

To find maps, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Barcelona trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Granada to Barcelona by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train, taxi, and flight; or drive. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Barcelona when traveling from Granada in December, with lows around 43°F. You'll have a few hours on the 5th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell

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