Route & dates
28 days in Barcelona & South of Spain Itinerary
Barcelona— 15 nights
Fly: 4h 15min
Granada— 4 nights
Drive: 2h 45min
Seville— 4 nights
train + foot + train + Fly: 35h
Jewel of the Mediterranean
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 sightseeing, parks, historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of La Sagrada Familia, stroll through Park Güell, get to know the fascinating history of El Barri Gòtic, and wander the streets of Las Ramblas.
For other places to visit, maps, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Barcelona travel itinerary creator.
Melbourne, Australia to Barcelona is an approximately 29-hour flight. Traveling from Melbourne to Barcelona, you'll gain 9 hours due to the time zone difference. In April, daytime highs in Barcelona are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can travel to Granada.
Things to do in Barcelona
Delta del Llobregat
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Pearl of Spain
Granada boasts numerous well-preserved examples of exquisite Moorish architecture, not the least of which is the Alhambra, an ancient citadel and royal palace.You'll find plenty of places to visit near Granada: Nerja (Fundación Cueva de Nerja, Balcon de Europa, & more). Next up on the itinerary: step into the grandiose world of Alhambra, don't miss a visit to Carrera del Darro, admire the striking features of Generalife, and enjoy some diversion at Plaza de Toros.
To see more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Granada trip generator.
Getting from Barcelona to Granada by combination of flight and bus takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Barcelona in April since evenings lows in Granada dip to 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can go by car to Seville.
Things to do in Granada
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City of Towers
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.Step out of Seville to go to Ronda and see El Tajo, which is approximately 1h 55 min away. Pack the 24th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Parque Isla Magica. There's much more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Plaza de Espana, pause for some photo ops at Torre Giralda, step into the grandiose world of Royal Alcázar of Seville, and contemplate the long history of Casa de Pilatos.
To find where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Seville trip planner.
Drive from Granada to Seville in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In April, daytime highs in Seville are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. You'll have a few hours on the 25th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling home.
Things to do in Seville
El Tajo de Ronda
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