19 days in Spain Itinerary

19 days in Spain Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Madrid
— 3 nights
2
Valencia
— 1 night
3
Barcelona
— 3 nights
4
San Sebastian - Donostia
— 2 nights
5
Bilbao
— 2 nights
6
Seville
— 2 nights
7
Granada
— 1 night
8
Madrid
— 1 night

3
nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Alcazar of Segovia and Monastery of San Juan de los Reyes. Get some historical perspective at The Walls of Avila and Plaza Mayor. Get out of town with these interesting Madrid side-trips: Toledo (Casco Historico de Toledo, Church of Santo Tomé, &more), Plaza mayor de Chinchon (in Chinchon) and Avila (Cathedral of Avila & Basilica de San Vicente). Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Prado National Museum and see the interesting displays at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza.

To see more things to do, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, use the Madrid online tour planner.

Bogota, Colombia to Madrid is an approximately 14-hour flight. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from Bogota to Madrid due to the time zone difference. April in Madrid sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to take a train to Valencia.

Things to do in Madrid

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Toledo, Avila, Alcazar of Segovia, Plaza mayor de Chinchon
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Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Alcazar of Segovia ©
Alcazar of Segovia
The Walls of Avila ©
The Walls of Avila

1
night
Valencia

Valencia
A charming old city originally founded as a Roman colony, Valencia is the country’s third-largest urban center.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Real monasterio de Santa Maria, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Playa de la Patacona, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Real Colegio Seminario de Corpus Christi, and finally steep yourself in history at La Lonja de la Seda.

To find photos, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Valencia trip itinerary builder app.

You can take a train from Madrid to Valencia in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect a daytime high around °C in April, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Valencia

Historic Sites Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Playa de la Patacona
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Real monasterio de Santa Maria
Real monasterio de Santa Maria
La Lonja de la Seda ©
La Lonja de la Seda
Playa de la Patacona ©
Playa de la Patacona

3
nights
Barcelona

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and Girona Cathedral (Catedral) will appeal to history buffs. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at El Born and Basilica de Santa Maria del Mar. There's much more to do: take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic, stroll around Parc Guell, visit Ciutat Vella, and admire the striking features of Casa Batllo.

To find more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Barcelona road trip planner.

You can fly from Valencia to Barcelona in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Traveling from Valencia in April, expect nights in Barcelona to be about the same, around °C, while days are slightly colder, around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can travel to San Sebastian - Donostia.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Wildlife Tours

Side Trip

Girona Cathedral (Catedral)
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El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Girona Cathedral (Catedral) ©
Girona Cathedral (Catedral)

2
nights
San Sebastian - Donostia

San Sebastian - Donostia ©
As one of the anchoring cities of the beautiful Basque Country, San Sebastián boasts a trendy, cosmopolitan vibe while still harboring a relaxed, coastal charm.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at La Concha Beach, snap pictures at Bridge of Maria Cristina, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Iglesia de San Vicente, thenwander the streets of Parte Vieja, and finally make a trip to Plaza de la Constitucion. On the next day, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, take in the waterfront at Paseo Nuevo, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Basilica de Santa Maria del Coro, thenstep into the grandiose world of Castillo de la Mota, and finally wander the streets of La calle 31 de agosto.

For traveler tips, maps, photos, and tourist information, you can read our San Sebastian - Donostia day trip website.

Traveling by flight from Barcelona to San Sebastian - Donostia takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In April, daily temperatures in San Sebastian - Donostia can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Bilbao.

Things to do in San Sebastian - Donostia

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Spas
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Parte Vieja ©
Parte Vieja
La Concha Beach ©
La Concha Beach
Iglesia de San Vicente ©
Iglesia de San Vicente

2
nights
Bilbao

Bilbao
A city of stunning architectural and artistic heritage, Bilbao is situated on the banks of the Nervión River.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sun): explore the historical opulence of Palacio de la Diputacion, make a trip to Puente Pedro Arrupe, head outdoors with Mount Arxanda, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia de San Nicolas, and finally admire the masterpieces at Guggenheim Museum Bilbao. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll through Playa de Azkorri, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Parroquia de San Anton, and then catch some excitement at La Ribera Market.

For reviews, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Bilbao vacation maker.

You can drive from San Sebastian - Donostia to Bilbao in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In April, daytime highs in Bilbao are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can travel to Seville.

Things to do in Bilbao

Historic Sites Outdoors Beaches
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Palacio de la Diputacion
Palacio de la Diputacion
La Ribera Market ©
La Ribera Market
Guggenheim Museum Bilbao ©
Guggenheim Museum Bilbao

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 21st (Tue): contemplate the long history of Royal Alcázar of Seville, thensteep yourself in history at Royal Tobacco Factory, thencontemplate the long history of Plaza de España, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Sevilla. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of Real Maestranza de Caballeria de Sevilla, thenexplore the ancient world of Archaeological Ensemble of Italica, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Iglesia de la Magdalena, and finally take a stroll through Barrio Santa Cruz.

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You can fly from Bilbao to Seville in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In April, daytime highs in Seville are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can go by car to Granada.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Archaeological Ensemble of Italica
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Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville
Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Barrio Santa Cruz ©
Barrio Santa Cruz

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.
On the 23rd (Thu), explore the historical opulence of Nasrid Palaces, admire the natural beauty at Generalife, and then explore the historical opulence of Alhambra. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Saint Jerome Monastery, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Monasterio Cartuja, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica de San Juan de Dios.

To find maps, photos, and other tourist information, read Granada day trip planner.

You can drive from Seville to Granada in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Seville in April since evenings lows in Granada dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can travel to Madrid.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites Parks
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Alhambra ©
Alhambra
Basilica de San Juan de Dios ©
Basilica de San Juan de Dios
Saint Jerome Monastery
Saint Jerome Monastery

1
night
Madrid

Madrid ©
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sat): admire the masterpieces at Museo de la Real Academia de Bellas Artes de San Fernando, thenexplore the world behind art at Museo Cerralbo, thentake an in-depth tour of Naval Museum, and finally admire the masterpieces at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia.

For ratings, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read our Madrid attractions planning site.

You can fly from Granada to Madrid in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites
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Museo Cerralbo ©
Museo Cerralbo
Naval Museum ©
Naval Museum
Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia ©

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