11 days in Spain Itinerary

11 days in Spain Itinerary

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Start: Dallas
Fly:  18 h 30 min
1
Maspalomas, Gran Canaria
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h 30 min
2
Barcelona
— 3 nights
Fly:  2 h 30 min
3
Palma de Mallorca, Majorca
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h 15 min
4
Seville
— 1 night
Train:  45 min
5
Cordoba
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
6
Madrid
— 1 night
Fly:  14 h
End: Dallas

1
night
Maspalomas, Gran Canaria

Maspalomas ©
Fondly referred to as “El Sur” by the locals, Maspalomas serves as a hub of entertainment and beach activity on Gran Canary Island.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de Mogan, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Playa de Amadores, and then visit a coastal fixture at El Faro de Maspalomas.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Maspalomas trip planner.

Dallas, USA to Maspalomas is an approximately 19-hour flight. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from Dallas to Maspalomas due to the time zone difference. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Dallas in May: highs in Maspalomas hover around 75°F, while lows dip to 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Maspalomas

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Compania de la Galleta, Playa de Amadores, Playa de Mogan
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Playa de Mogan ©
Playa de Mogan
Playa de Amadores ©
Playa de Amadores
El Faro de Maspalomas ©
El Faro de Maspalomas

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.
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and El Barri Gòtic will appeal to history buffs. For shopping fun, head to Passeig de Gracia or CaixaForum. And it doesn't end there: pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, view the masterpieces at Artevistas Gallery, stroll around Parc Guell, and admire the masterpieces at Museu Picasso.

To see more things to do, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Barcelona trip planner.

You can fly from Maspalomas to Barcelona in 6.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, ferry, and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Maspalomas to Barcelona. Traveling from Maspalomas in May, expect a bit cooler with lows of 57°F in Barcelona. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Palma de Mallorca.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Shopping Neighborhoods
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic
Barcelona Cathedral ©
Barcelona Cathedral

1
night
Palma de Mallorca, Majorca

Palma de Mallorca ©
Majorca, or Mallorca, is largest island in the Balearic Islands archipelago.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Wed): get a taste of the local shopping with Spaint, view the masterpieces at Gerhardt Braun Gallery, thenstep into the grandiose world of Castell de Bellver, and finally stop by Tara's.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, use the Palma de Mallorca trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Palma de Mallorca takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 74°F, and evening lows to 54°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to travel to Seville.

Things to do in Palma de Mallorca

Shopping Museums Historic Sites
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Gerhardt Braun Gallery ©
Gerhardt Braun Gallery
Castell de Bellver ©
Castell de Bellver
Tara's ©
Tara's

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Sevilla, thencontemplate the long history of Royal Alcázar of Seville, thencontemplate the long history of Plaza de España, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Casa de Pilatos.

To find maps, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Seville trip itinerary app.

Getting from Palma de Mallorca to Seville by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of ferry and car. May in Seville sees daily highs of 79°F and lows of 58°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to Cordoba.

Things to do in Seville

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

2
nights
Cordoba

Cordoba ©
Andalucía’s thousand-year-old city, Córdoba, was once the capital of both the Roman Empire and the Moorish Kingdom, representing an alluring mix of cultural and political history.
On the 18th (Fri), make a trip to Historic Centre of Cordoba, contemplate the long history of Alcazar de los Reyes Cristianos, take in the spiritual surroundings of Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba, thentake a stroll through Jewish Quarter (Juderia), and finally don't miss a visit to Roman Bridge.

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You can take a train from Seville to Cordoba in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 84°F, and evening lows to 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can take a train to Madrid.

Things to do in Cordoba

Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Historic Centre of Cordoba ©
Historic Centre of Cordoba
Jewish Quarter (Juderia) ©
Jewish Quarter (Juderia)
Roman Bridge ©
Roman Bridge

1
night
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sat): explore the world behind art at Prado National Museum and then examine the collection at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: hunt for treasures at Mercado San Miguel, thencontemplate the long history of Royal Palace of Madrid, and then make a trip to Gran Via.

For more things to do, ratings, maps, and tourist information, use the Madrid road trip planning website.

You can take a train from Cordoba to Madrid in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Cordoba in May: highs in Madrid hover around 75°F, while lows dip to 52°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid
Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza ©
Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza

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