16 days in Spain Itinerary

16 days in Spain Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Caracas
Fly:  9 h 30 min
1
Madrid
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
2
Burgos
— 3 nights
Bus + Fly:  6 h
3
Granada
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
4
Seville
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
5
Barcelona
— 3 nights
Fly:  14 h 15 min
End: Caracas

3
nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Popular historic sites such as Royal Palace of Madrid and Plaza Mayor are in your itinerary. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Museo Sorolla and Museo Cerralbo. When in Madrid, make a side trip to see Catedral Primada in Toledo, approximately Toledo away. There's lots more to do: explore the world behind art at Prado National Museum, see the interesting displays at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza, walk around Casa de Campo, and take an in-depth tour of Museo de San Isidro.

To find traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Madrid travel route planner.

Caracas, Venezuela to Madrid is an approximately 11.5- hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Venezuela Time to Central European Standard Time is 5 hours. In March, daytime highs in Madrid are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Burgos.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Catedral Primada
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Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Plaza Mayor ©
Plaza Mayor

3
nights
Burgos

Burgos ©
Burgos is a city in northern Spain and the historic capital of Castile. Start off your visit on the 6th (Mon): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia de San Pedro, learn about winemaking at Bodega Valenciso, and then contemplate the long history of Monasterio Santa Maria de Rioseco. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia de Santa Maria, then learn about winemaking at Don Carlos Bodega Historica, then steep yourself in history at Monasterio de Santa Maria de La Vid, and finally pause for some photo ops at Plaza Mayor de Penaranda de Duero.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Burgos online trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Madrid to Burgos in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In March, Burgos is little chillier than Madrid - with highs of 13°C and lows of 1°C. On the 8th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Granada.

Things to do in Burgos

Historic Sites Wineries

Side Trips

Aranda de Duero, Monasterio Santa Maria de Rioseco, Iglesia de San Pedro, Bodega Valenciso, Plaza Mayor de Penaranda de Duero
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Catedral De Burgos ©
Catedral De Burgos
Monasterio de Santa Maria de La Vid ©
Monasterio de Santa Maria de La Vid
Monasterio Santa Maria de Rioseco ©
Monasterio Santa Maria de Rioseco

2
nights
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Alhambra and Generalife. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Basilica de San Juan de Dios and Sacromonte. The adventure continues: take a stroll through Albayzin and get to know the fascinating history of Mirador de San Nicolas.

To see photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Granada trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Burgos to Granada takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Burgos in March: high temperatures in Granada hover around 19°C and lows are around 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Seville.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks
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Basilica de San Juan de Dios ©
Basilica de San Juan de Dios
Alhambra ©
Alhambra
Albayzin ©
Albayzin

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 11th (Sat), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Sevilla, then take in panoramic vistas at Torre Giralda, then get to know the fascinating history of Barrio Santa Cruz, and finally steep yourself in history at Royal Alcázar of Seville. Keep things going the next day: explore the world behind art at Museo De Bellas Artes De Sevilla, then explore the historical opulence of Palacio de San Telmo, and then steep yourself in history at Plaza de España.

To see ratings, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Seville trip maker.

Getting from Granada to Seville by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Granada in March, plan for a bit warmer nights in Seville, with lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
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Catedral de Sevilla ©
Catedral de Sevilla
Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville

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Barcelona

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Popular historic sites such as Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and El Barri Gòtic are in your itinerary. Get a sense of the local culture at Parc Guell and Museu Picasso. There's lots more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral, make a trip to Casa Batllo, enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de La Barceloneta, and admire the local landmark of The Magic Fountain.

To see ratings, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Barcelona trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Seville to Barcelona takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. March in Barcelona sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks
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Barcelona Cathedral ©
Barcelona Cathedral
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia

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