22 days in Spain Itinerary

22 days in Spain Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Barcelona
— 2 nights
2
Granada
— 3 nights
3
Malaga
— 3 nights
4
Ronda
— 3 nights
5
Seville
— 2 nights
6
Salamanca
— 3 nights
7
Madrid
— 4 nights

2
nights
Barcelona

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Visit Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and Barcelona Cathedral for their historical value. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Casa Batllo and Museu Picasso. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Barcelona: Camino de Ronda (in S'Agaro), Casa Museu Can Font (in Lloret de Mar) and Fundacio Mona, Centre de Recuperacio de Primats (in Riudellots de la Selva). There's much more to do: take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, stroll around Parc de Montjuic, and pick up some local products at La Boqueria.

To find maps, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Barcelona vacation planning website.

Toronto, Canada to Barcelona is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 6 hours. In November, Barcelona is a bit warmer than Toronto - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to travel to Granada.

Things to do in Barcelona

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Camino de Ronda, Scuba & Snorkeling, Casa Museu Can Font, Fundacio Mona, Centre de Recuperacio de Primats
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic
Las Ramblas ©
Las Ramblas

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.
Get some cultural insight at Alhambra and Court of the Lions. Appreciate the collections at Archive Saint John of God Museum and Science Park (Parque de las Ciencias). Get out of town with these interesting Granada side-trips: Jaen (Jaén Cathedral, Centro Cultural Baños Árabes, &more). And it doesn't end there: get to know the fascinating history of Mirador de San Nicolas, visit Sacromonte, take in the spiritual surroundings of Royal Chapel of Granada, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia de San Miguel Bajo.

For more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Granada trip planner.

You can fly from Barcelona to Granada in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Expect little chillier evenings in Granada when traveling from Barcelona in November, with lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can go by car to Malaga.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Jaen
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Alhambra ©
Alhambra
Albayzin ©
Albayzin
Mirador de San Nicolas ©
Mirador de San Nicolas

3
nights
Malaga

Modern yet historic, Málaga is a lively city famous for being the birthplace of Pablo Picasso.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Wine Tours & Tastings and Museo de Nerja. Museum-lovers will get to explore Alcazaba and Museo del Vidrio y Cristal de Malaga. Change things up with these side-trips from Malaga: Mirador del Cementerio Redondo (in Sayalonga), Antequera (El Torcal de Antequera, Iglesia de San Pedro, &more) and Nerja Donkey Sanctuary (in Nerja). There's much more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Rio Guadalhorce Nature Reserve, view the masterpieces at Ifergan Collection, see the interesting displays at Museo de la Cofradia del Santo Sepulcro, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of Santa Maria.

Plan my day in Malaga using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

You can drive from Granada to Malaga in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Granada in November; daily highs in Malaga reach °C and lows reach °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) to allow time to drive to Ronda.

Things to do in Malaga

Museums Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Antequera, Nerja, Mirador del Cementerio Redondo, Butterfly Park of Benalmadena, Church of Santa Maria
Find places to stay Nov 29 — Dec 2:
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Alcazaba ©
Alcazaba
Church of Santa Maria ©
Church of Santa Maria

3
nights
Ronda

Ronda ©
Renowned for its deep gorge, the quaint, whitewashed village of Ronda has preserved its charm as an Andalusian country village.
Museo Peinado and Descalzos Viejos S.L. are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Museum-lovers will appreciate Museo Lara and Centro de Interpretacion del Vino. There's much more to do: relax in the rural setting at Reservatauro Ronda, take in the views from Puente Viejo, explore the striking landscape at El Tajo de Ronda, and learn about winemaking at Dona Felisa Winery.

To find reviews, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read Ronda trip site.

You can drive from Malaga to Ronda in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in December, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Seville.

Things to do in Ronda

Historic Sites Wineries Parks
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Bodega Garcia Hidalgo ©
Bodega Garcia Hidalgo
Reservatauro Ronda ©
Reservatauro Ronda
Baños Arabes ©
Baños Arabes

2
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.
On the 5th (Sat), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Capilla de Santa Maria de Jesus and then make a trip to Setas de Sevilla (Metropol Parasol). On your second day here, take an in-depth tour of Museo Musica Africana, explore the world behind art at Museo De Bellas Artes De Sevilla, browse for treasures at Antiguedades el Museo, steep yourself in history at Royal Alcázar of Seville, thensteep yourself in history at Real Maestranza de Caballeria de Sevilla, and finally steep yourself in history at Plaza de España.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read our Seville day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Ronda to Seville takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. December in Seville sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to drive to Salamanca.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville
Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Catedral de Sevilla ©
Catedral de Sevilla

3
nights
Salamanca

Salamanca ©
Salamanca is one of the most visited cities in Spain.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Ieronimus and Ciudad Vieja de Salamanca. Get a sense of the local culture at St. Stephen's Convent (Convento de San Esteban) and La Purisima Church. Change things up with a short trip to Meandro Melero in Riomalo de Abajo (about 1h 30 min away). And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Parque Natural Arribes del Duero, take in the spiritual surroundings of Old Cathedral (Catedral Vieja), steep yourself in history at Plaza de Anaya, and pause for some serene contemplation at Capilla de la Sta. Vera Cruz.

To see ratings, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Salamanca sightseeing app.

Drive from Seville to Salamanca in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or take a train. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Seville in December; daily highs in Salamanca reach °C and lows reach °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Madrid.

Things to do in Salamanca

Historic Sites Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Meandro Melero, Isla del Soto, Parque Natural Arribes del Duero
Find places to stay Dec 7 — 10:
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Ieronimus ©
Ieronimus
Ciudad Vieja de Salamanca ©
Ciudad Vieja de Salamanca
Old Cathedral (Catedral Vieja) ©
Old Cathedral (Catedral Vieja)

4
nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Prado National Museum and El Transito Synagogue and Sephardic Museum. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Royal Palace of Madrid and Catedral Primada. Change things up with these side-trips from Madrid: Segovia (Catedral de Segovia, Alcazar of Segovia, &more), Kuna Iberica (in Navas del Rey) and Toledo (Casco Historico de Toledo & Museo de Santa Cruz). There's lots more to do: contemplate the long history of Plaza Mayor, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia de San Isidro, don't miss a visit to Puerta del Sol, and see the interesting displays at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza.

For where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, use the Madrid trip planner.

Getting from Salamanca to Madrid by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Salamanca in December, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Madrid, with lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Madrid

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Segovia, Toledo, Kuna Iberica
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Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid
Plaza Mayor ©
Plaza Mayor

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