16 days in Spain Itinerary

16 days in Spain Itinerary

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16 days in Spain Itinerary

Start: Orlando, Florida
+2
Train + Bus + Fly:  17 h
1
Santiago de Compostela
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
2
Seville
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
3
Granada
— 3 nights
Bus + Fly:  4 h 15 min
4
Barcelona
— 3 nights
Train:  2 h 45 min
5
Madrid
— 3 nights
Fly:  14 h
End: Orlando, Florida

2
nights
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.
Visiting Guías Malouco -Turismo y Aventura- and Playa Samil will get you outdoors. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Santiago de Compostela: Islas Cies (in Vigo) and Praia da Lanzada (in O Grove). There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral De Santiago de Compostela, don't miss a visit to Botafumeiro, and stroll around Parque de la Alameda.

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Orlando, USA to Santiago de Compostela is an approximately 17- hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of flight and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Orlando to Santiago de Compostela. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Orlando in August: highs in Santiago de Compostela hover around 75°F, while lows dip to 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) to allow time to travel to Seville.

Things to do in Santiago de Compostela

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Vigo, Praia da Lanzada, Guías Malouco -Turismo y Aventura-
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Islas Cies ©
Islas Cies
Praia da Lanzada ©
Praia da Lanzada
Playa Samil ©
Playa Samil

3
nights
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.
Seville is known for historic sites, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Plaza de España, pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de Sevilla, contemplate the long history of Royal Alcázar of Seville, and admire the striking features of Setas de Sevilla (Metropol Parasol).

To find where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Seville online tour planner.

Traveling by flight from Santiago de Compostela to Seville takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Santiago de Compostela in September, expect Seville to be somewhat warmer, temps between 83°F and 63°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Granada.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Tours Parks
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Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España

3
nights
Granada

Granada ©
Granada boasts numerous well-preserved examples of exquisite Moorish architecture, not the least of which is the Alhambra, an ancient citadel and royal palace.
Escape the urban bustle at Fundación Cueva de Nerja and Burriana Beach. When in Granada, make a side trip to see Balcony of Europe in Nerja, approximately Nerja away. Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Alhambra, pause for some serene contemplation at Camarin de la Virgen del Rosario, visit Albayzin, and take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

To find where to stay, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Granada trip tool.

Traveling by car from Seville to Granada takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Seville in September, Granada is little chillier at night with lows of 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites Parks Tours

Side Trip

Nerja
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Alhambra ©
Alhambra
Fundación Cueva de Nerja ©
Fundación Cueva de Nerja
Burriana Beach ©
Burriana Beach

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.
Get in touch with nature at Playa de La Barceloneta and Stand-Up Paddleboarding. The adventure continues: admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, explore the world behind art at Museu Picasso, don't miss a visit to Casa Mila - La Pedrera, and wander the streets of Las Ramblas.

For reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Barcelona online tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Granada to Barcelona by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Granada in September, plan for a bit warmer nights in Barcelona, with lows around 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) to allow time to take a train to Madrid.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Playa de La Barceloneta ©
Playa de La Barceloneta

3
nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Get outdoors at Picnic Madrid and Balloon Rides. There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at Prado National Museum, admire the striking features of Royal Palace of Madrid, make a trip to Plaza Mayor, and see the interesting displays at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza.

To find more things to do, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read Madrid online day trip planner.

Take a train from Barcelona to Madrid in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Barcelona in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Madrid, with lows of 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Madrid

Outdoors Museums Tours
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Picnic Madrid ©
Picnic Madrid
Balloon Rides
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum

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