13 days in Spain Itinerary

13 days in Spain Itinerary

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13 days in Spain Itinerary

Start: Dubai
Fly:  9​h 45​min
1
Barcelona
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
2
Granada
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Ronda
— 3 nights
Bus:  1​h 45​min
4
Seville
— 1 night
Train:  2​h 30​min
5
Madrid
— 3 nights
Fly:  11​h
End: Dubai

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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and La Barceloneta. And it doesn't end there: tour the pleasant surroundings at Park Guell, pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, don't miss a visit to Las Ramblas, and admire the striking features of Basilica de Santa Maria del Mar.

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

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Barcelona is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also do a combination of shuttle and flight; or do a combination of train, taxi, and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Dubai to Barcelona. Traveling from Dubai in December, things will get colder in Barcelona: highs are around 17°C and lows about 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Granada.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Casa Mila - La Pedrera ©
Casa Mila - La Pedrera

1
night
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): look for gifts at Munira, then take in nature's colorful creations at Generalife, then enjoy some diversion at Galeria Fotografica, and finally explore the historical opulence of Alhambra.

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Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Granada takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, taxi, and train; or drive. Traveling from Barcelona in December, Granada is a bit cooler at night with lows of 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to drive to Ronda.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites Parks Shopping
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Alhambra ©
Alhambra
Generalife ©
Generalife
Munira ©
Munira

3
nights
Ronda

Ronda ©
Renowned for its deep gorge, the quaint, whitewashed village of Ronda has preserved its charm as an Andalusian country village.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like SierrAventura Ronda and Reservatauro Ronda. There's still lots to do: explore the stunning scenery at El Tajo de Ronda, learn about winemaking at Dona Felisa Winery, take in the views from Puente Nuevo, and take a memorable tour with Tours.

For more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Ronda trip builder site .

You can drive from Granada to Ronda in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Granada in December, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Ronda, with lows of 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Seville.

Things to do in Ronda

Tours Outdoors Parks
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SierrAventura Ronda ©
SierrAventura Ronda
El Tajo de Ronda ©
El Tajo de Ronda
Reservatauro Ronda ©
Reservatauro Ronda

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 31st (Mon): admire the landmark architecture of Torre Giralda, don't miss a visit to Metropol Parasol, take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Alcázar of Seville, then steep yourself in history at Plaza de Espana, and finally take some stellar pictures from Seville Cathedral.

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Drive from Ronda to Seville in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. December in Seville sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 8°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Mon) so you can catch the train to Madrid.

Things to do in Seville

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

3
nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Family-friendly places like Retiro Park (Parque del Retiro) and Royal Palace of Madrid will thrill your kids. There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Prado National Museum, steep yourself in history at Plaza Mayor, don't miss a visit to Puerta del Sol, and explore the world behind art at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia.

To find reviews, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read Madrid road trip site .

Traveling by train from Seville to Madrid takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Seville in December; daily highs in Madrid reach 14°C and lows reach 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Parque del Retiro ©
Parque del Retiro
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid

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