12 days in Spain Itinerary

12 days in Spain Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Seville
— 1 day
2
Ronda
— 1 night
3
Nerja
— 3 nights
4
Santa Eulalia del Rio, Ibiza
— 1 day
5
Barcelona
— 3 nights
6
Madrid
— 2 nights

1
day
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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Thu): steep yourself in history at Royal Alcázar of Seville, contemplate the long history of Plaza de España, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Torre Giralda, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Sevilla.

To find other places to visit, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Seville online tour itinerary planner.

Miami, USA to Seville is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. Traveling from Miami to Seville, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Seville when traveling from Miami in July, with lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to drive to Ronda.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites
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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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night
Ronda

Ronda ©
Renowned for its deep gorge, the quaint, whitewashed village of Ronda has preserved its charm as an Andalusian country village.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Fri): look for all kinds of wild species at Reservatauro Ronda, get great views at Mirador puente nuevo de Ronda, thenexplore the stunning scenery at El Tajo de Ronda, and finally learn about winemaking at Bodega Garcia Hidalgo.

To see more things to do, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read our Ronda travel planning tool.

Drive from Seville to Ronda in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Ronda can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can go by car to Nerja.

Things to do in Ronda

Parks Nature Wineries
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El Tajo de Ronda ©
El Tajo de Ronda
Reservatauro Ronda ©
Reservatauro Ronda
Mirador puente nuevo de Ronda ©
Mirador puente nuevo de Ronda

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nights
Nerja

Nerja ©
Nerja is a municipality on the Costa del Sol in the province of Málaga in the autonomous community of Andalusia in southern Spain. Kids will enjoy Río Chíllar and Burriana Beach. And it doesn't end there: Head underground at Fundación Cueva de Nerja, enjoy the sand and surf at Playa El Salon, stroll through Playa del Molino de Papel, and enjoy breathtaking views from Balcony of Europe.

To see maps, photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Nerja driving holiday app.

You can drive from Ronda to Nerja in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In July in Nerja, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Santa Eulalia del Rio.

Things to do in Nerja

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Playa de la Cala el Canuelo ©
Playa de la Cala el Canuelo
Fundación Cueva de Nerja ©
Fundación Cueva de Nerja
Burriana Beach ©
Burriana Beach

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Santa Eulalia del Rio, Ibiza

Santa Eulalia del Rio ©
Offering a mix of nature, culture, and entertainment, a vacation in Santa Eulalia del Rio provides a quintessential Ibiza experience.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Tue): step into the grandiose world of Castell de Eivissa, stroll through Platja de ses Salines, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Playa Cala Llonga, and finally get your game on at Kentucky Derby.

For maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Santa Eulalia del Rio trip builder tool.

You can fly from Nerja to Santa Eulalia del Rio in 6.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus, train, ferry, and taxi. When traveling from Nerja in July, plan for a bit cooler days in Santa Eulalia del Rio, with highs around °F, while nights are about the same with lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Santa Eulalia del Rio

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Ibiza Town, Playa Cala Llonga
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Platja de ses Salines ©
Platja de ses Salines
Castell de Eivissa ©
Castell de Eivissa

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.
Family-friendly places like Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and Casa Batllo will thrill your kids. Spend the 1st (Thu) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. The adventure continues: stroll around Parc Guell, admire the local landmark of The Magic Fountain, wander the streets of El Barri Gòtic, and make a trip to Las Ramblas.

To find traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Barcelona attractions planner.

You can fly from Santa Eulalia del Rio to Barcelona in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and train. July in Barcelona sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) to allow time to take a train to Madrid.

Things to do in Barcelona

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo

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nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): admire the masterpieces at Prado National Museum, thenmake a trip to Plaza Mayor, and then walk around Parque del Retiro. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza, thenbrowse the eclectic array of goods at Mercado San Miguel, and then admire the landmark architecture of Royal Palace of Madrid.

To find photos, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Madrid online road trip planner.

You can take a train from Barcelona to Madrid in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Barcelona in August: highs in Madrid hover around °F, while lows dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Parque del Retiro ©
Parque del Retiro
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid

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