11 days in Spain & South of France Itinerary

11 days in Spain & South of France Itinerary

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Barcelona, Spain
— 3 nights
2
Seville, Spain
— 2 nights
3
Madrid, Spain
— 2 nights
4
Nice, France
— 3 nights

3
nights
Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Escape the urban bustle at Playa de La Barceloneta and Delta del Llobregat. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and El Barri Gòtic. The adventure continues: stroll around Parc Guell, pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, admire the landmark architecture of Basilica de Santa Maria del Mar, and stop by Cellarer.

To see photos, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Barcelona trip planner.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Barcelona is an approximately 10-hour flight. Traveling from Dubai to Barcelona, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Dubai in May, things will get cooler in Barcelona: highs are around 71°F and lows about 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to travel to Seville.

Things to do in Barcelona

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

Delta del Llobregat
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Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic

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Seville, Spain

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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Thu): pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de Sevilla, take a stroll through Barrio Santa Cruz, then steep yourself in history at Royal Alcázar of Seville, and finally contemplate the long history of Plaza de España.

To find ratings, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Seville trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Barcelona to Seville in 4 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Barcelona in May: highs in Seville hover around 79°F, while lows dip to 58°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to travel to Madrid.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites · 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

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Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): admire the masterpieces at Prado National Museum, then stroll around Parque del Retiro, and then make a trip to Puerta del Sol. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the masterpieces at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, then examine the collection at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza, and then contemplate the long history of Royal Palace of Madrid.

To find traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Madrid trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Seville to Madrid takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Seville in May, expect little chillier with lows of 52°F in Madrid. On the 24th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Nice.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
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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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Nice, France

Nice ©
Well-known for the beautiful views of its famous Promenade des Anglais waterfront, Nice is an ethnically-diverse coastal port city on the French Riviera and the fifth most populated city in France.
On the 25th (Mon), indulge your taste buds at Marche Forville, then wander the streets of La Croisette, and then wander the streets of Rue d'Antibes. Here are some ideas for day two: look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, then take a stroll through Vieille Ville, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Castel Plage.

For traveler tips and other tourist information, use the Nice holiday planning site.

You can fly from Madrid to Nice in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Madrid in May, you will find days in Nice are slightly colder (69°F), and nights are about the same (57°F). You will have some time to spend on the 27th (Wed) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping

Side Trip

Cannes
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La Croisette ©
La Croisette
Rue d'Antibes ©
Rue d'Antibes
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville

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