22 days in Spain Itinerary

22 days in Spain Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Spain Trip Planner

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Madrid
— 1 night
Drive
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Toledo
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Salamanca
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Seville
— 2 nights
Drive
5
Ronda
— 2 nights
Drive
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Granada
— 3 nights
Drive
7
Malaga
— 2 nights
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8
Valencia
— 2 nights
Drive
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Benidorm
— 2 nights
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Barcelona
— 2 nights
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Madrid

— 1 night

Cultural Capital of Spain

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
On the 25th (Sat), browse the eclectic array of goods at Mercado San Miguel, admire the landmark architecture of Royal Palace of Madrid, and then explore the world behind art at Prado National Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: kick back and relax at Playa del Alberche.

For ratings and other tourist information, read our Madrid sightseeing planning app.

Cairo, Egypt to Madrid is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Standard Time (EET) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 1 hour. In February, Madrid is a bit cooler than Cairo - with highs of 13°C and lows of 3°C. On the 26th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Toledo.

Things to do in Madrid

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Feb 25 — 26:

Toledo

— 2 nights

City of Three Cultures

Toledo is a World Heritage Site that embodies the complex cultural history of Spain while remaining a forward-moving, modern city.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Mon): make a trip to Catedral Primada, stop by La Encina de Ortega, get engrossed in the history at Alcazar - Museo del Ejercito, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Mosque of Christ of the Light, then explore the world behind art at Museo de Santa Cruz, and finally look for gifts at Jacinta & Maria Chocolates. On the next day, pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia de San Ildefonso Jesuitas, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at El Transito Synagogue and Sephardic Museum, then explore the galleries of Church of Santo Tomé, and finally examine the collection at Museo del Greco.

To see ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Toledo trip builder site.

You can drive from Madrid to Toledo in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 13°C in February, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Salamanca.

Things to do in Toledo

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
Find places to stay Feb 26 — 28:

Salamanca

— 2 nights

Golden City

Salamanca is one of the most visited cities in Spain.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at New Cathedral (Catedral Nueva), look for gifts at Lume Gallery, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Old Cathedral (Catedral Vieja), then pause for some serene contemplation at Ieronimus, and finally admire the masterpieces at Museum of Art Nouveau and Art Deco Casa Lis. On your second day here, get to know the fascinating history of Ciudad Vieja de Salamanca and then fly down the slopes at Estación De Esquí Sierra de Bejar La Covatilla.

For reviews, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Salamanca planner.

Getting from Toledo to Salamanca by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Toledo in February, plan for little chillier nights in Salamanca, with lows around 0°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to go by car to Seville.

Things to do in Salamanca

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports

Side Trip

Find places to stay Feb 28 — Mar 2:

Seville

— 2 nights

City of Towers

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 3rd (Fri): stop by Coco Sevilla, stop by Zaguan 24, then stop by Las Moradas, Artesania Andalusi, then steep yourself in history at Royal Alcázar of Seville, and finally contemplate the long history of Plaza de España. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: experience rural life at Les Visites du Campo Bravo, then stop by Malanga - Hecho a Mano, then take in panoramic vistas at Torre Giralda, and finally visit Barrio Santa Cruz.

To see where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Seville trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by car from Salamanca to Seville takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from Salamanca in March, things will get a bit warmer in Seville: highs are around 21°C and lows about 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Ronda.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites · Shopping · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Mar 2 — 4:

Ronda

— 2 nights

City of Dreams

Renowned for its deep gorge, the quaint, whitewashed village of Ronda has preserved its charm as an Andalusian country village.
On the 5th (Sun), contemplate the long history of Casa Del Rey Moro, stop by ArtesamArt, take in the views from Puente Nuevo, then explore the striking landscape at El Tajo de Ronda, and finally see the interesting displays at Museo Lara. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: delve into the distant past at Baños Arabes, then stop by La Tienda de Trinidad, and then kick back and relax at Playa de la Rada.

For other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Ronda travel planning website.

Drive from Seville to Ronda in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In March, daytime highs in Ronda are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Granada.

Things to do in Ronda

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Mar 4 — 6:

Granada

— 3 nights

Pearl of Spain

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 explore and learn at Casa-Museo de Manuel de Falla and Science Park (Parque de las Ciencias). Step out of Granada with an excursion to Fundación Cueva de Nerja in Nerja--about 1h 5 min away. Next up on the itinerary: appreciate the extensive heritage of Mirador de San Nicolas, look for gifts at Munira Leather, get engrossed in the history at Archive Saint John of God Museum, and take a stroll through Albayzin.

To see maps, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Granada trip planner.

You can drive from Ronda to Granada in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Traveling from Ronda in March, expect Granada to be a bit cooler, temps between 19°C and 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Malaga.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Find places to stay Mar 6 — 9:

Malaga

— 2 nights

Capital of the Costa del Sol

Modern yet historic, Málaga is a lively city famous for being the birthplace of Pablo Picasso.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Fri): browse the fresh offerings at Mercado Central de Atarazanas, take an in-depth tour of Alcazaba, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Burriana Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: hunt for treasures at Calle San Miguel, then stop by Recuerdame, then look for all kinds of wild species at Butterfly Park of Benalmadena, and finally admire the masterpieces at Museo Picasso Malaga.

To see photos, maps, and more tourist information, read Malaga trip planner.

You can drive from Granada to Malaga in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Granada in March; daily highs in Malaga reach 23°C and lows reach 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can travel to Valencia.

Things to do in Malaga

Parks · Shopping · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Find places to stay Mar 9 — 11:

Valencia

— 2 nights

City of Mediterranean Light

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 12th (Sun): appreciate the extensive heritage of Plaza de la Virgen and then observe the fascinating underwater world at Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias. Here are some ideas for day two: shop like a local with Central Market of Valencia, contemplate the long history of La Lonja de la Seda, then steep yourself in history at Valencia Cathedral, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Jardi del Turia.

To see photos, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Valencia sightseeing website.

Traveling by flight from Malaga to Valencia takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in March, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Benidorm.

Things to do in Valencia

Parks · Childrens Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Museums
Find places to stay Mar 11 — 13:

Benidorm

— 2 nights
A major seaside resort on the famous Costa Blanca, Benidorm was built compactly, thanks to the foresight of a local government administrator in the 1960s, who had a vision for a holiday destination that would grow upwards.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Tue): take a stroll through El Casco Antiguo de Benidorm and then kick back and relax at Playa de Levante. Here are some ideas for day two: step into the grandiose world of Castillo de Santa Barbara and then look for gifts at Fira de Tots Sants.

For reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Benidorm trip site.

You can drive from Valencia to Benidorm in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and tram. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in March, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Benidorm

Shopping · Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Find places to stay Mar 13 — 15:

Barcelona

— 2 nights

Jewel of the Mediterranean

Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
On the 16th (Thu), pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, get to know the fascinating history of El Barri Gòtic, then make a trip to Casa Batllo, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de La Barceloneta, then browse the fresh offerings at La Boqueria, and then take a stroll through Las Ramblas.

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You can fly from Benidorm to Barcelona in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of tram and train. In March in Barcelona, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks · Outdoors
Find places to stay Mar 15 — 17:

Spain travel guide

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Beaches · Landmarks · Architectural Buildings
A colorful country known for its relaxed lifestyle, vibrant nightlife, excellent food, and world-famous folklore and festivals, Spain boasts a huge number of World Heritage Sites and other spectacular places to visit. It also deserves its reputation as a beach vacation destination; the Western edge of the Mediterranean Sea is home to some of the world’s top beaches. But Spain’s geography is so much more than just soft, sandy shores. Its landscapes are as diverse as its people, ranging from lush meadows and snowy mountains to huge marshes and sprawling deserts. The countryside bursts with unspoiled villages of timeless beauty and old-world charm, as well as vast and varied nature preserves.