22 days in Spain Itinerary

22 days in Spain Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Barcelona
— 3 nights
2
Elche
— 1 night
3
Granada
— 2 nights
4
Nerja
— 3 nights
5
Ronda
— 4 nights
6
Seville
— 3 nights
7
Madrid
— 4 nights

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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Hash Marihuana & Hemp Museum and Museu d'Història de Catalunya. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Plaça de Sant Felip Neri and Museu de Cera de Barcelona. There's still lots to do: head outdoors with Bunker del Carmel, admire the striking features of Casa Lleo i Morera, see the interesting displays at Museu Olímpic i de l'Esport Joan Antoni Samaranch, and get your game on at Enigmik Escape Room.

To find maps, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Barcelona journey planner.

Toronto, Canada to Barcelona is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. Traveling from Toronto to Barcelona, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Toronto in August, expect somewhat warmer with lows of °C in Barcelona. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can travel to Elche.

Things to do in Barcelona

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games
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Plaça de Sant Felip Neri ©
Plaça de Sant Felip Neri
Hash Marihuana & Hemp Museum ©
Hash Marihuana & Hemp Museum

1
night
Elche

Elche ©
Elche, or Elx, is a town located in the comarca of Baix Vinalopó, Spain. Start off your visit on the 26th (Wed): get curious at Museo Paleontologico de Elche, take an in-depth tour of Museo del Palmeral Huerto de San Placido, make a trip to Placa de la Glorieta, thentake some stellar pictures from Torre de la Calahorra, thenwalk around Palmeral of Elche, and finally get outside with Parque Municipal.

To find maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Elche driving holiday site.

Getting from Barcelona to Elche by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can drive to Granada.

Things to do in Elche

Museums Childrens Museums Outdoors
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Museo Paleontologico de Elche ©
Museo Paleontologico de Elche
Museo del Palmeral Huerto de San Placido ©
Museo del Palmeral Huerto de San Placido
Museo de la Festa ©
Museo de la Festa

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Thu): admire the masterpieces at Tienda Souvenirs La Alborea, contemplate the long history of Archivo De La Real Chancilleria De Granada, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia de San Anton, take in the exciting artwork at Milenium Gallery, thensee the interesting displays at Centro Jose Guerrero, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia del Sagrario. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Museo de las Ciencias Padre Suarez, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Monasterio de San Bernardo, take in the spiritual surroundings of Convento de Santa Catalina de Zafra, thenget engrossed in the history at Casa de Castril, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia de San Miguel Bajo.

To see other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Granada online attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Elche to Granada takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Elche in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Granada, with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Nerja.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Iglesia del Sagrario ©
Iglesia del Sagrario
Archivo De La Real Chancilleria De Granada ©
Archivo De La Real Chancilleria De Granada
Casa de Castril ©
Casa de Castril

3
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. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Río Chíllar and Bodegas Bentomiz. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Church of El Salvador and Ron Montero. There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Playa de la Cala el Canuelo, identify plant and animal life at Nerja Donkey Sanctuary, cool off at Aquavelis Water Park, and stroll through Playa de Cantarrijan.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Nerja using our trip planner.

Getting from Granada to Nerja by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) early enough to go by car to Ronda.

Things to do in Nerja

Parks Wineries Beaches

Side Trips

Frigiliana, Torre del Mar, Almunecar, Bodegas Bentomiz, Ron Montero
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Río Chíllar ©
Río Chíllar
Bodegas Bentomiz ©
Bodegas Bentomiz
Playa de Cantarrijan ©
Playa de Cantarrijan

4
nights
Ronda

Ronda ©
Renowned for its deep gorge, the quaint, whitewashed village of Ronda has preserved its charm as an Andalusian country village.
Castillo Zahara de la Sierra and Iglesia de Nuestra Señora de la Merced Ronda are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Discover out-of-the-way places like Casa Don Bosco and Centro de Interpretacion del Puente Nuevo. Step out of Ronda to go to Zahara de la Sierra and see Torre del Homenaje, which is approximately 42 minutes away. There's much more to do: learn about winemaking at Descalzos Viejos S.L., admire the local landmark of Plaza del Socorro, make a trip to Paseo de Blas Infante, and delve into the mystery of La Mina de Agua.

For other places to visit, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Ronda attractions website.

You can drive from Nerja to Ronda in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to drive to Seville.

Things to do in Ronda

Wineries Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Zahara de la Sierra
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Bodegas Cortijo Morosanto ©
Bodegas Cortijo Morosanto
Casa Don Bosco ©
Casa Don Bosco
Museo Peinado ©
Museo Peinado

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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Archaeological Museum of Sevilla and Centro de Interpretacion Juderia de Sevilla. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Capilla de los Marineros and Ayuntamiento (City Hall). There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to Puerta de Jerez, snap pictures at Puente del Alamillo, admire the landmark architecture of Edificio La Adriatica, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Iglesia de la Magdalena.

To see maps, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Seville tour itinerary site.

Getting from Ronda to Seville by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to travel to Madrid.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Museums
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Capilla de San Jose ©
Capilla de San Jose
Centro de Interpretacion Juderia de Sevilla ©
Archaeological Museum of Sevilla ©
Archaeological Museum of Sevilla

4
nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Explore hidden gems such as MQM Museo del Queso Manchego Toledo and Alcantara Bridge. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Alcazar - Biblioteca de Castilla-La Mancha and Museo Lazaro Galdiano. Change things up with a short trip to Jewish Quarter in Toledo (about 1h 15 min away). There's much more to do: take a stroll through La Latina, see the interesting displays at Casita Museo de Raton Perez, admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Alive - The experience, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Paseo de la Castellana.

For reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Madrid trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Seville to Madrid takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. September in Madrid sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Toledo
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MQM Museo del Queso Manchego Toledo ©
MQM Museo del Queso Manchego Toledo
Alcazar - Biblioteca de Castilla-La Mancha ©
La Latina ©
La Latina

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