15 days in Spain Itinerary

15 days in Spain Itinerary

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Barcelona
— 2 nights
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Ibiza Town, Ibiza
— 2 nights
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Marbella
— 3 nights
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Ronda
— 2 nights
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Seville
— 1 night
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Madrid
— 3 nights
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Barcelona — 2 nights

Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Let the collections at Museu Picasso and Base Elements Urban Art Gallery capture your imagination. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Basilica de la Sagrada Familia and Casa Batllo. The adventure continues: browse the fresh offerings at La Boqueria, admire the landmark architecture of Casa Mila - La Pedrera, get to know the fascinating history of El Barri Gòtic, and get a taste of the local shopping with Passeig de Gracia.

For other places to visit and other tourist information, refer to the Barcelona trip planning site.

Seattle, USA to Barcelona is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 9 hour difference. Traveling from Seattle in July, expect a bit warmer with lows of 25°C in Barcelona. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) so you can fly to Ibiza Town.
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Ibiza Town, Ibiza — 2 nights

As the island’s largest city and most-visited site, Ibiza is famous for its electric nightlife and lively Mediterranean culture.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sat): enjoy the sand and surf at Platja de ses Salines, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Ibiza Cathedral, take in the spiritual surroundings of Esglesia de Sant Domingo, then stop by De Mil Amores, then step into the grandiose world of Castell de Eivissa, and finally wander the streets of Dalt Vila. On the 31st (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: kick back and relax at Playa Puerto de San Miguel, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Esglesia de Santa Agnes, tour the pleasant surroundings at Cala Bassa, then discover the deep blue sea with Orcasub Ibiza Diving Center, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Cala Comte, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Port Des Torrent.

To find more things to do, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Ibiza Town trip planner.

You can fly from Barcelona to Ibiza Town in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in July, and nighttime lows around 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) to allow enough time to fly to Marbella.
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Marbella — 3 nights

Once a village of humble fishermen, Marbella is now one of the most cosmopolitan beach resorts on Spain’s world-famous Costa del Sol, boasting swanky nightclubs, classy hotels, and expensive restaurants.
Visiting Born to be Wild and Eco Reserva Ojen will get you outdoors. Get some historical perspective at Alcazaba and Santuario de la Victoria. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Marbella: Convent of the Carmelitas (in Velez-Malaga), Malaga (Gravura Taller de Grabado, Ifergan Collection, &more) and Riding Fun In The Sun (in Casares). And it doesn't end there: shop like a local with Galeria Martin & Reich, buy something for everyone on your list at Centro Comercial Miramar, cast your line with a fishing tour, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Senda Litoral Dunas de Artola.

For photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Marbella trip planner.

Fly from Ibiza Town to Marbella in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can drive to Ronda.
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Ronda — 2 nights

Renowned for its deep gorge, the quaint, whitewashed village of Ronda has preserved its charm as an Andalusian country village.
On the 4th (Thu), stop by Old City, admire the landmark architecture of Casa Del Rey Moro, take in breathtaking views at El Tajo de Ronda, learn about winemaking at Bodega Garcia Hidalgo, then wander the streets of La Ciudad, and finally experience rural life at Reservatauro Ronda. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia de Santa Maria la Mayor, capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour, then take in the exciting artwork at Scott Simpson Fine Art, then explore the ancient world of Baños Arabes, and finally snap pictures at Roman Bridge.

To see maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Ronda day trip planning tool.

You can drive from Marbella to Ronda in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Traveling from Marbella in August, expect nights in Ronda to be about the same, around 23°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 41°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to drive to Seville.
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Seville — 1 night

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 6th (Sat): steep yourself in history at Plaza de España, contemplate the long history of Royal Alcázar of Seville, then stop by Barrio Santa Cruz, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de Sevilla.

To see more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Seville trip planner.

Getting from Ronda to Seville by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Ronda in August, you will find days in Seville are little chillier (38°C), and nights are about the same (23°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to fly to Madrid.
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Madrid — 3 nights

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Popular historic sites such as Royal Palace of Madrid and Plaza Mayor are in your itinerary. Shop till you drop at Mercado San Miguel and Gran Via. Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at Prado National Museum, explore the ancient world of Templo de Debod, make a trip to Estacion de Atocha, and stroll around Parque del Retiro.

To find traveler tips, reviews, maps, and tourist information, use the Madrid journey planner.

Fly from Seville to Madrid in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 39°C in August, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to fly back home.
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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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