19 days in Spain Itinerary

19 days in Spain Itinerary

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1
Barcelona
— 5 nights
2
Madrid
— 5 nights
3
Cordoba
— 1 night
4
Seville
— 4 nights
5
Madrid
— 2 nights

5
nights
Barcelona

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Museu Picasso, El Born, Palace of Catalan Music, and other attractions. Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and El Barri Gòtic will appeal to history buffs. The adventure continues: walk around Parc Guell and admire the striking features of Casa Amatller.

For traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Barcelona online itinerary planner.

San Juan, Puerto Rico to Barcelona is an approximately 15-hour flight. Traveling from San Juan to Barcelona, you'll lose 5 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from San Juan in December, things will get cooler in Barcelona: highs are around 17°C and lows about 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) early enough to take a train to Madrid.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Barcelona Cathedral ©
Barcelona Cathedral
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell

5
nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
You'll explore and learn at Prado National Museum and Museo Sorolla. Get some historical perspective at Alcazar of Segovia and Catedral de Segovia. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Madrid: Avila (Basilica de San Vicente, Cathedral of Avila, &more), Catedral de Santa Maria de Siguenza (in Siguenza) and Toledo (MQM Museo del Queso Manchego Toledo & Monastery of San Juan de los Reyes). The adventure continues: get your game on at EXIT Madrid, get a taste of the local shopping with Cava Baja Gallery, steep yourself in history at Plaza Mayor, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia de Santa Maria la Mayor.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Madrid driving holiday planning website.

You can take a train from Barcelona to Madrid in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Barcelona in December: high temperatures in Madrid hover around 14°C and lows are around 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train to Cordoba.

Things to do in Madrid

Historic Sites · Museums · Fun & Games

Side Trips

Avila, Toledo, Segovia, Iglesia de Santa Maria la Mayor, Catedral de Santa Maria de Siguenza
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Basilica de San Vicente ©
Basilica de San Vicente
Alcazar of Segovia ©
Alcazar of Segovia
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at Parroquia de San Lorenzo Mártir, then see the interesting displays at Centro Flamenco Fosforito, then see the interesting displays at Casa de las Cabezas- Patios de Leyenda, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba. Keep things going the next day: explore the historical opulence of Palacio de la Merced and then explore the world behind art at Museo del Guadameci Omeya. Exposicion de Ramon Garcia Romero y Jose Carlos V. Garcia.

To find photos, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Cordoba day trip app.

You can take a train from Madrid to Cordoba in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. Traveling from Madrid in January, you will find days in Cordoba are a bit warmer (17°C), and nights are about the same (4°C). On the 6th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a train to Seville.

Things to do in Cordoba

Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Jan 5 — 6:
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Parroquia de San Lorenzo Mártir ©
Parroquia de San Lorenzo Mártir
Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba ©
Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba
Palacio de la Merced ©
Palacio de la Merced

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.
Popular historic sites such as Plaza de España and Royal Alcázar of Seville are in your itinerary. Get a sense of the local culture at Archaeological Ensemble of Italica and Barrio Santa Cruz. There's much more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de Sevilla, steep yourself in history at Museo Palacio de la Condesa de Lebrija, examine the collection at Hospital de los Venerables, and explore the ancient world of Acueducto de Sevilla.

To find reviews, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Seville trip app.

Traveling by train from Cordoba to Seville takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In January in Seville, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to travel to Madrid.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Archaeological Ensemble of Italica
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Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville
Catedral de Sevilla ©
Catedral de Sevilla

2
nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
On the 11th (Sat), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of San Antonio de los Alemanes, have some family-friendly fun at Fox In A Box Madrid, then admire the striking features of Museo Cerralbo, and finally explore the world behind art at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Sun): explore the historical opulence of Castillo de Manzanares el Real and then steep yourself in history at Plaza mayor de Chinchon.

For ratings, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Madrid online vacation planner.

Traveling by flight from Seville to Madrid takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In January, Madrid is a bit cooler than Seville - with highs of 12°C and lows of 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Madrid

Historic Sites · Museums · Fun & Games

Side Trips

Castillo de Manzanares el Real, Plaza mayor de Chinchon
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Museo Cerralbo ©
Museo Cerralbo
Plaza mayor de Chinchon ©
Plaza mayor de Chinchon
Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia ©

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