11 days in Spain Itinerary

11 days in Spain Itinerary

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Madrid
— 3 nights
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Granada
— 2 nights
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Barcelona
— 3 nights
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Zaragoza
— 1 night
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Madrid
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Madrid — 3 nights

Cultural Capital of Spain

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Real Sitio de San Lorenzo de El Escorial as well as Catedral Primada. The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at Prado National Museum, steep yourself in history at Plaza Mayor, admire the striking features of Royal Palace of Madrid, and don't miss a visit to Plaza de Santa Ana.

To find reviews, photos, and tourist information, use the Madrid road trip planning app.

Kuwait City, Kuwait to Madrid is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Arabian Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 2 hours. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Kuwait City in July; daily highs in Madrid reach 40°C and lows reach 23°C. You will have some time to spend on the 6th (Wed) before leaving for Granada.
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Granada — 2 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.
You've added Nhue Concierge, Feel The City Tours, Castillo de Gibralfaro, and other attractions to your itinerary. On the 6th (Wed), admire the landmark architecture of Patio de los Leones and then join in the after-dark buzz at Play Granada. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the striking features of Royal Chapel of Granada, then gain interesting insight with Nhue Concierge, then explore the historical opulence of Alhambra, and finally get the lay of the land with Feel The City Tours.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Granada online sightseeing planner.

Fly from Madrid to Granada in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In July, daytime highs in Granada are 40°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) to allow enough time to fly to Barcelona.
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Barcelona — 3 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.
Barcelona is known for sightseeing, parks, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Basilica de la Sagrada Familia, wander the streets of Las Ramblas, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral, and pick up some local products at La Boqueria.

To see photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Barcelona road trip site.

Traveling by flight from Granada to Barcelona takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Granada in July: highs in Barcelona hover around 34°C, while lows dip to 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) to allow time to take a train to Zaragoza.
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Zaragoza — 1 night

City of Four Cultures

The city of Zaragoza is known as the City of Four Cultures for its interwoven history of Iberian, Roman, Moorish, and Christian influences.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Plaza del Pilar.

To find reviews, photos, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Zaragoza road trip app.

Getting from Barcelona to Zaragoza by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Barcelona in July, plan for a bit warmer days and little chillier nights in Zaragoza: temperatures range from 39°C by day to 22°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to catch the train to Madrid.
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Madrid

Cultural Capital of Spain

To see maps, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read our Madrid day trip planner.

Traveling by train from Zaragoza to Madrid takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. On the 12th (Tue), you're off to home.
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Spain travel guide

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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.
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