15 days in Spain Itinerary

15 days in Spain Itinerary

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15 days in Spain Itinerary

Start: Amsterdam
Fly + bus:  5​h 45​min
1
San Sebastian - Donostia
— 3 nights
bus:  1​h 15​min
2
Bilbao
— 3 nights
3
Oviedo
— 4 nights
4
La Coruna
— 1 night
train:  30​min
5
Santiago de Compostela
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
End: Amsterdam

3
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.
San Sebastian - Donostia is known for beaches, nature, historic sites, zoos & aquariums, and classes. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: kick back and relax at La Concha Beach, make a trip to Peine del Viento, get great views at Monte Urgull, and indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area.

To find traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the San Sebastian - Donostia road trip planning app .

Amsterdam, Holland to San Sebastian - Donostia is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also fly; or drive. Traveling from Amsterdam in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in San Sebastian - Donostia, with lows of 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to take a bus to Bilbao.

Things to do in San Sebastian - Donostia

Tours Parks Outdoors
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La Concha Beach ©
La Concha Beach
Food Tours
Parte Vieja ©
Parte Vieja

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Bilbao

Bilbao ©
A city of stunning architectural and artistic heritage, Bilbao is situated on the banks of the Nervión River.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bilbao: San Juan de Gaztelugatxe (in Bermeo) and Peninsula of Magdalena (in Santander). And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at Guggenheim Museum Bilbao, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, make a trip to Taberna Plaza Nueva, and take a stroll through Casco Viejo.

To find reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read Bilbao tour builder site .

You can take a bus from San Sebastian - Donostia to Bilbao in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Oviedo.

Things to do in Bilbao

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Peninsula of Magdalena, San Juan de Gaztelugatxe
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Guggenheim Museum Bilbao ©
Guggenheim Museum Bilbao
Room Escape Games
Casco Viejo ©
Casco Viejo

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Oviedo

Oviedo ©
Oviedo is the capital city of the Principality of Asturias in northern Spain and the administrative and commercial centre of the region. Get out of town with these interesting Oviedo side-trips: As Catedrais Beach (in Ribadeo), Leon (La Basilica De San Isidoro De Leon & Santa Maria de Leon Cathedral) and Gijon (Room Escape Games & Playa de San Lorenzo). There's lots more to do: make a trip to Santa María del Naranco. Prerrománico asturiano, stop by La Queseria Gijon, get curious at Museo Molinos Mazonovo, and pause for some photo ops at Esculturas Oviedo.

Discover how to plan a Oviedo trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Getting from Bilbao to Oviedo by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Bilbao in August: highs in Oviedo hover around 26°C, while lows dip to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to drive to La Coruna.

Things to do in Oviedo

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Gijon, Leon, TeverAstur Senda del Oso, Museo Molinos Mazonovo, As Catedrais Beach
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Santa Maria de Leon Cathedral ©
Santa Maria de Leon Cathedral
As Catedrais Beach ©
As Catedrais Beach
TeverAstur Senda del Oso ©
TeverAstur Senda del Oso

1
night
La Coruna

La Coruna ©
A Coruña is a city and municipality of Galicia, Spain. Start off your visit on the 28th (Wed): gain insight with a tour of cultural highlights, then visit a coastal fixture at Tower of Hercules (Torre de Hercules), then don't miss a visit to Plaza de Maria Pita, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Monte de San Pedro.

To find ratings, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, use the La Coruna trip maker tool .

Traveling by car from Oviedo to La Coruna takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August in La Coruna, expect temperatures between 27°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can catch the train to Santiago de Compostela.

Things to do in La Coruna

Tours Historic Sites
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Tower of Hercules (Torre de Hercules) ©
Plaza de Maria Pita ©
Plaza de Maria Pita
Monte de San Pedro ©
Monte de San Pedro

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Santiago de Compostela

Santiago de Compostela ©
As the site of the sacred cathedral that marks the end of the pilgrimage route of the famous St.
Step out of Santiago de Compostela with an excursion to Islas Cies in Vigo--about 1h 05 min away. There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral De Santiago de Compostela, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, make a trip to Santiago de Compostela. Casco Historico, and admire the landmark architecture of Monasterio de San Martin Pinario.

For where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read Santiago de Compostela trip itinerary maker site .

Santiago de Compostela is just a short distance from La Coruna. In August, daily temperatures in Santiago de Compostela can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Santiago de Compostela

Parks Tours Nature

Side Trip

Islas Cies
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Cathedral De Santiago de Compostela ©
Santiago de Compostela. Casco Historico ©
Plaza del Obradoiro ©
Plaza del Obradoiro

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