16 days in Spain Itinerary

16 days in Spain Itinerary

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Barcelona
— 2 nights
2
Ibiza Town
— 2 nights
3
Granada
— 2 nights
4
Ronda
— 2 nights
5
Seville
— 2 nights
6
Maspalomas, Gran Canaria
— 2 nights
7
Madrid
— 2 nights

2
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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.
On the 20th (Fri), get a taste of the local shopping with La Boqueria, admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, then make a trip to Casa Batllo, and finally take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic.

For maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Barcelona travel itinerary planner.

New Delhi, India to Barcelona is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. Traveling from New Delhi to Barcelona, you'll gain 4.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from New Delhi in December, with highs in Barcelona at 17°C and lows at 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can travel to Ibiza Town.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo

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Ibiza Town

Ibiza Town ©
As the island’s largest city and most-visited site, Ibiza is famous for its electric nightlife and lively Mediterranean culture.
When in Ibiza Town, make a side trip to see Cala Bassa in Sant Antoni de Portmany, approximately Sant Antoni de Portmany away. And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Platja de ses Salines, step into the grandiose world of Castell de Eivissa, head outdoors with Ushuaia Ibiza Beach Club, and step off the mainland to explore Es Vedra.

For ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Ibiza Town online visit planner.

Fly from Barcelona to Ibiza Town in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. December in Ibiza Town sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Mon) to allow time for travel to Granada.

Things to do in Ibiza Town

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Sant Antoni de Portmany, Cala Comte, Ushuaia Ibiza Beach Club
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Platja de ses Salines ©
Platja de ses Salines
Cala Comte ©
Cala Comte
Playa Cala Salada
Playa Cala Salada

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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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Tue): admire the landmark architecture of Alhambra, then wander the streets of Albayzin, and then have some family-friendly fun at El Reino Escape Room. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of Mirador de San Nicolas, explore the historical opulence of Nasrid Palaces, stroll through Generalife, then don't miss a visit to Plaza de Isabel La Catolica, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Royal Chapel of Granada.

For photos, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Granada journey planner.

You can fly from Ibiza Town to Granada in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Traveling from Ibiza Town in December, expect Granada to be a bit cooler, temps between 15°C and 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to drive to Ronda.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks
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Alhambra ©
Alhambra
Albayzin ©
Albayzin
Generalife ©
Generalife

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Ronda

Ronda ©
Renowned for its deep gorge, the quaint, whitewashed village of Ronda has preserved its charm as an Andalusian country village.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Thu): snap pictures at Puente Nuevo, then take in breathtaking views at El Tajo de Ronda, then get great views at Mirador de Aldehuela, and finally explore the ancient world of Baños Arabes. On your second day here, wander the streets of La Ciudad, walk around Alameda Del Tajo, then wander the streets of Old City, and finally steep yourself in history at Casa Del Rey Moro.

To find traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read Ronda trip planner.

You can drive from Granada to Ronda in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Granada in December, Ronda is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can drive to Seville.

Things to do in Ronda

Parks · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites
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El Tajo de Ronda ©
El Tajo de Ronda
Puente Nuevo ©
Puente Nuevo
Old City ©
Old City

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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 28th (Sat), steep yourself in history at Plaza de España, take a stroll through Barrio Santa Cruz, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Sevilla.

To find photos, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Seville trip planner.

Getting from Ronda to Seville by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in December, and nighttime lows around 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to travel to Maspalomas.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
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Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Catedral de Sevilla ©
Catedral de Sevilla
Barrio Santa Cruz ©
Barrio Santa Cruz

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Maspalomas, Gran Canaria

Maspalomas ©
Fondly referred to as “El Sur” by the locals, Maspalomas serves as a hub of entertainment and beach activity on Gran Canary Island.
Step out of Maspalomas with an excursion to Las Canteras Beach in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria--about 46 minutes away. There's much more to do: catch some excitement at Motos Tivoli Gran Canaria, enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de Mogan, stroll through Playa de Maspalomas, and enjoy the sea views from El Faro de Maspalomas.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Maspalomas day trip planning site.

Traveling by flight from Seville to Maspalomas takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, ferry, and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Seville to Maspalomas. In December, Maspalomas is somewhat warmer than Seville - with highs of 26°C and lows of 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) to allow time to travel to Madrid.

Things to do in Maspalomas

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Playa de Mogan, Finca Canarias Aloe Vera, Las Canteras Beach, Playa de Amadores
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Motos Tivoli Gran Canaria ©
Motos Tivoli Gran Canaria
Playa de Maspalomas ©
Playa de Maspalomas
Las Canteras Beach ©
Las Canteras Beach

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Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Wed): see the interesting displays at MQM Museo del Queso Manchego Toledo, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral Primada, and then contemplate the long history of Royal Palace of Madrid. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the world behind art at Prado National Museum, don't miss a visit to Plaza Mayor, and then examine the collection at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza.

For maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Madrid day trip planning tool.

You can fly from Maspalomas to Madrid in 6 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, ferry, and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from Maspalomas to Madrid, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Maspalomas in December: highs in Madrid hover around 14°C, while lows dip to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Madrid

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Toledo
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Catedral Primada ©
Catedral Primada
MQM Museo del Queso Manchego Toledo ©
MQM Museo del Queso Manchego Toledo
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum

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