43 days in Spain Itinerary

43 days in Spain Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Granada
— 4 nights
2
Nerja
— 4 nights
3
Malaga
— 4 nights
4
Ronda
— 4 nights
5
Seville
— 4 nights
6
Valencia
— 4 nights
7
Bilbao
— 4 nights
8
San Sebastian - Donostia
— 4 nights
9
Barcelona
— 7 nights
10
Benidorm
— 3 nights

4
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.
Granada is known for historic sites, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the historical opulence of Alhambra, look for gifts at Munira, take in the spiritual surroundings of Royal Chapel of Granada, and get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read our Granada online driving holiday planner.

Kuwait City, Kuwait to Granada is an approximately 13-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Arabian Standard Time (AST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 2 hours. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Kuwait City in August, with highs in Granada at °C and lows at °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Nerja.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Tours
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Alhambra ©
Alhambra
Albayzin ©
Albayzin
El Reino Escape Room ©
El Reino Escape Room

4
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. Nerja is known for nature, beaches, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: kick back and relax at Playa de la Cala el Canuelo, explore the activities along Río Chíllar, tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa del Molino de Papel, and Head underground at Fundación Cueva de Nerja.

To see reviews, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Nerja trip planner.

You can drive from Granada to Nerja in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. August in Nerja sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can go by car to Malaga.

Things to do in Nerja

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Aquavelis Water Park
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Playa El Salon ©
Playa El Salon
Playa de la Cala el Canuelo ©
Playa de la Cala el Canuelo
Río Chíllar ©
Río Chíllar

4
nights
Malaga

Modern yet historic, Málaga is a lively city famous for being the birthplace of Pablo Picasso.
Explore Malaga's surroundings by going to Fuengirola (Playa Ronda Paco & Costa Water Park), Marbella (Climbing Tours, Experience Box Spain, &more) and Eco Reserva Ojen (in Ojen). There's much more to do: make a trip to Malaga Feria, take a stroll through La Carihuela, head outdoors with Adventure Rider Centre, and get your game on at La Casa de las Habitaciones Malaga.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Malaga route planner.

Traveling by car from Nerja to Malaga takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August in Malaga, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Ronda.

Things to do in Malaga

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Marbella, Fuengirola, Prison Island, Adventure Rider Centre, La Carihuela
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Climbing Tours
Malaga Feria ©
Malaga Feria
Eco Reserva Ojen ©
Eco Reserva Ojen

4
nights
Ronda

Ronda ©
Renowned for its deep gorge, the quaint, whitewashed village of Ronda has preserved its charm as an Andalusian country village.
Ronda is known for historic sites, nature, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: do a tasting at Bodega Garcia Hidalgo, explore the stunning scenery at El Tajo de Ronda, snap pictures at Puente Nuevo, and indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area.

To see reviews, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Ronda trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Malaga to Ronda takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Malaga in August, expect nights in Ronda to be about the same, around °C, while days are somewhat warmer, around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to drive to Seville.

Things to do in Ronda

Tours Wineries Outdoors
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Bodega Garcia Hidalgo ©
Bodega Garcia Hidalgo
Dona Felisa Winery ©
Dona Felisa Winery
Climbing Tours

4
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: contemplate the long history of Plaza de España, take in nature's colorful creations at Parque de Maria Luisa, stop by Barrio Santa Cruz, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Sevilla.

To find more things to do, reviews, photos, and tourist information, use the Seville driving holiday planner.

Drive from Ronda to Seville in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. When traveling from Ronda in August, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Seville: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to travel to Valencia.

Things to do in Seville

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

4
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Valencia

Valencia ©
A charming old city originally founded as a Roman colony, Valencia is the country’s third-largest urban center.
Valencia is known for zoos & aquariums, shopping, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: browse the exhibits of Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias, steep yourself in history at Valencia Cathedral, pause for some serene contemplation at Parroquia de San Nicolas de Bari y San Pedro Martir, and get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Oceanografic Valencia.

To find reviews, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Valencia trip planning website.

Traveling by flight from Seville to Valencia takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) early enough to travel to Bilbao.

Things to do in Valencia

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Nature
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Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias ©
Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias
Bioparc Valencia ©
Bioparc Valencia
Oceanografic Valencia ©
Oceanografic Valencia

4
nights
Bilbao

A city of stunning architectural and artistic heritage, Bilbao is situated on the banks of the Nervión River.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bilbao: San Juan de Gaztelugatxe (in Bermeo) and Parque de la Naturaleza de Cabarceno (in Obregon). Next up on the itinerary: savor the flavors at Food & Drink, pause for some photo ops at Puppy, walk around Dona Casilda Park, and stop by Lupita.

To find maps, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Bilbao day trip tool.

You can fly from Valencia to Bilbao in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Traveling from Valencia in August, expect Bilbao to be little chillier, temps between °C and °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can go by car to San Sebastian - Donostia.

Things to do in Bilbao

Parks Wineries Tours

Side Trips

San Juan de Gaztelugatxe, Parque de la Naturaleza de Cabarceno
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Guggenheim Museum Bilbao ©
Guggenheim Museum Bilbao
San Juan de Gaztelugatxe ©
San Juan de Gaztelugatxe

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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, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, enjoy the sand and surf at Ondarreta Beach, wander the streets of La calle 31 de agosto, and indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

To find other places to visit, photos, maps, and other tourist information, use the San Sebastian - Donostia tour itinerary builder tool.

Drive from Bilbao to San Sebastian - Donostia in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in San Sebastian - Donostia

Parks Tours Outdoors
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Food Tours
La Concha Beach ©
La Concha Beach

7
nights
Barcelona

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Barcelona is known for parks, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Casa Batllo, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, make a trip to Casa Mila - La Pedrera, and pick up some local products at La Boqueria.

To see photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Barcelona day trip planning site.

Traveling by flight from San Sebastian - Donostia to Barcelona takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In September, daytime highs in Barcelona are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. You'll have a few hours on the 15th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Benidorm.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Tours Parks
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Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell

3
nights
Benidorm

Benidorm ©
A major seaside resort on the famous Costa Blanca, Benidorm was built compactly, thanks to the foresight of a local government administrator in the 1960s, who had a vision for a holiday destination that would grow upwards.
On the 15th (Tue), kick back and relax at Playa de Levante. On the next day, meet the residents at Mundomar and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Poniente Beach.

To see maps, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Benidorm online trip maker.

You can fly from Barcelona to Benidorm in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and tram. September in Benidorm sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Benidorm

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Theme Parks
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Playa de Levante ©
Playa de Levante
Mundomar ©
Mundomar
Aqualandia ©
Aqualandia

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