16 days in Spain Itinerary

16 days in Spain Itinerary

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16 days in Spain Itinerary

Start: Toronto
Fly:  11​h 15​min
1
Barcelona
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
2
Granada
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Seville
— 2 nights
4
Nerja
— 3 nights
bus + train:  5​h
5
Madrid
— 3 nights
Fly:  10​h 30​min
End: Toronto

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.
Attractions like Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and Casa Mila - La Pedrera make great kid-friendly stops. When in Barcelona, make a side trip to see PortAventura in Salou, approximately 1h 30 min away. The adventure continues: walk around Parc Guell, pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo, and make a trip to Las Ramblas.

To find reviews, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, use the Barcelona day trip tool .

Toronto, Canada to Barcelona is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Toronto to Barcelona is 6 hours. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Toronto in November: high temperatures in Barcelona hover around 21°C and lows are around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Granada.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Theme Parks Museums

Side Trip

PortAventura
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
PortAventura
PortAventura

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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Wed): admire the natural beauty at Generalife, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Camarin de la Virgen del Rosario, then explore the historical opulence of Alhambra, and finally get your game on at El Reino Escape Room. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: appreciate the extensive heritage of Mirador de San Nicolas, then appreciate the history behind Royal Chapel of Granada, and then see the sky in a new way at Science Park (Parque de las Ciencias).

To see photos, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Granada attractions planner.

Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Granada takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Barcelona in November, Granada is slightly colder at night with lows of 6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can go by car to Seville.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites Childrens Museums Museums
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Alhambra ©
Alhambra
Science Park (Parque de las Ciencias) ©
El Reino Escape Room ©
El Reino Escape Room

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.
Seville is known for historic sites, parks, nightlife, museums, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Plaza de España, admire the natural beauty at Royal Alcázar of Seville, don't miss a visit to Torre del Oro, and pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de Sevilla.

To see reviews, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Seville online trip planner .

You can drive from Granada to Seville in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Granada in November, plan for a bit warmer nights in Seville, with lows around 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Nerja.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Parks Theme Parks
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Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Isla Magica ©
Isla Magica
Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville

3
nights
Nerja

Nerja ©
Nerja is a municipality on the Costa del Sol in the province of Málaga in the autonomous community of Andalusia in southern Spain. Family-friendly places like Burriana Beach and Capistrano Playa will thrill your kids. Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Balcon de Europa, take in the dramatic natural features at Acantilados de Maro Cerro Gordo, enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de la Cala el Canuelo, and walk around Parque Verano Azul.

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You can drive from Seville to Nerja in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Seville in November, with highs in Nerja at 18°C and lows at 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can travel to Madrid.

Things to do in Nerja

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Burriana Beach ©
Burriana Beach
Playa de la Cala el Canuelo ©
Playa de la Cala el Canuelo
Papagayo Beach ©
Papagayo Beach

3
nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Kids will enjoy Parque del Retiro and Templo de Debod. Step out of Madrid to go to Toledo and see Catedral Primada, which is approximately 1 hour away. And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at Prado National Museum, admire the masterpieces at Royal Palace of Madrid, don't miss a visit to Puerta del Sol, and admire the striking features of Plaza Mayor.

To find photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Madrid travel itinerary planner.

Do a combination of bus and train from Nerja to Madrid in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in November, and nighttime lows around 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Catedral Primada
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Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Parque del Retiro ©
Parque del Retiro
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid

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