17 days in Spain Itinerary

17 days in Spain Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Barcelona
— 4 nights
2
Valencia
— 2 nights
3
Madrid
— 4 nights
4
Seville
— 4 nights

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.
Appreciate the collections at Museu Picasso and En construccio. Bring the kids along to La Boqueria and Casa Batllo. There's still lots to do: walk around Parc Guell, pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, shop like a local with Opera Lounge, and wander the streets of El Barri Gòtic.

To see more things to do, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Barcelona trip itinerary site.

Chicago, USA to Barcelona is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. Traveling from Chicago to Barcelona, you'll lose 7 hours due to the time zone difference. In April, Barcelona is somewhat warmer than Chicago - with highs of °F and lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Valencia.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
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La Boqueria ©
La Boqueria
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell

2
nights
Valencia

Valencia ©
A charming old city originally founded as a Roman colony, Valencia is the country’s third-largest urban center.
On the 30th (Thu), admire the striking features of Central Market of Valencia, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Parroquia de San Nicolas de Bari y San Pedro Martir, and then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Micalet - Miguelete, thensteep yourself in history at Valencia Cathedral, thensteep yourself in history at La Lonja de la Seda, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Plaza de la Virgen.

For maps, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Valencia day trip app.

You can fly from Barcelona to Valencia in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In April, daytime highs in Valencia are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can catch the train to Madrid.

Things to do in Valencia

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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La Lonja de la Seda ©
La Lonja de la Seda
Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias ©
Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias
Central Market of Valencia ©
Central Market of Valencia

4
nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Get some historical perspective at Royal Palace of Madrid and Plaza Mayor. Head to Mercado San Miguel and Diseno Propio. Artesania.for some retail therapy. Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Prado National Museum, view the masterpieces at Rio Creative Art Center, buy something for everyone on your list at ABC Serrano, and look for gifts at Bronze & Mora.

To see where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, use the Madrid trip planner.

Take a train from Valencia to Madrid in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In May in Madrid, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) early enough to travel to Seville.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Shopping Historic Sites
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Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid
Plaza Mayor ©
Plaza Mayor

4
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Casa Palacio de Las Duenas. Visit Plaza de España and Barrio Santa Cruz for their historical value. Head to La Tienda de Trinidad and Delimbofor plenty of shopping. Change things up with these side-trips from Seville: Ronda (Museo Lara, Scott Simpson Fine Art, &more) and Museo de la Piel de Ubrique (in Ubrique). Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Royal Alcázar of Seville, view the masterpieces at Sorolla Art Gallery, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Sevilla, and snap pictures at Puente de San Bernardo.

To find more things to do, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read Seville trip itinerary maker website.

Getting from Madrid to Seville by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Traveling from Madrid in May, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Seville, with lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Ronda, Museo de la Piel de Ubrique
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Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville
Catedral de Sevilla ©
Catedral de Sevilla

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