20 days in Italy & Spain Itinerary

20 days in Italy & Spain Itinerary

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Madrid, Spain
— 3 nights
Seville, Spain
— 2 nights
Milan, Italy
— 2 nights
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights


Madrid, Spain — 3 nights

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Mercado San Miguel has been added to your itinerary. Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Plaza Mayor and don't miss a visit to Puerta del Sol.

To see other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read Madrid vacation planner.

San Juan, Puerto Rico to Madrid is an approximately 12-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Atlantic Standard Time (AST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 5 hours. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from San Juan in March; daily highs in Madrid reach 59°F and lows reach 41°F. You will leave for Seville on the 17th (Thu).
Historic Sites · Shopping
Find places to stay Mar 14 — 17:

Seville, Spain — 2 nights

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Plaza de España as well as Heart of Sevilla Free Tours. There's still lots to do: take a stroll through Triana.

For maps, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Seville trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Madrid to Seville in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Madrid in March, with highs in Seville at 65°F and lows at 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to fly to Milan.
Neighborhoods · Tours · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Mar 17 — 19:

Milan, Italy — 2 nights

In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
For ratings, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read Milan trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Seville to Milan takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Seville in March, expect Milan to be slightly colder, temps between 57°F and 40°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Venice.
Historic Sites · Nightlife · Shopping · Museums
Find places to stay Mar 19 — 22:

Venice, Italy — 2 nights

Virtually unchanged for the last six centuries, Venice is actually a group of islands made famous by a series of canals, bridges, monuments, piazzas, and narrow pedestrian lanes.
Venice is known for sightseeing, historic sites, and nature. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Canal Grande, don't miss a visit to Piazza San Marco, admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, and snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto.

To see ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Venice tour planner.

You can drive from Milan to Venice in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In March in Venice, expect temperatures between 58°F during the day and 41°F at night. On the 24th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Florence.
Historic Sites · Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Mar 22 — 24:

Florence, Italy — 2 nights

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
To find out how to plan a trip to Florence, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Venice to Florence takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. March in Florence sees daily highs of 59°F and lows of 42°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to catch the train to Rome.
Historic Sites · Tours · Shopping · Museums
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Rome, Italy — 3 nights

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
To find ratings, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Rome trip maker site.

Getting from Florence to Rome by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. In March, daytime highs in Rome are 61°F, while nighttime lows are 45°F. You'll set off for Barcelona on the 30th (Wed).
Historic Sites · Tours · Nightlife · Shopping
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Barcelona, Spain — 2 nights

Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
To find maps, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Barcelona tour planning website.

Fly from Rome to Barcelona in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In March, daily temperatures in Barcelona can reach 62°F, while at night they dip to 47°F. On the 1st (Fri), you're off to home.
Nightlife · Tours · Outdoors · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Mar 30 — Apr 1:

Spain travel guide

Beaches · Churches · Landmarks
A colorful country known for its relaxed lifestyle, vibrant nightlife, excellent food, and world-famous folklore and festivals, Spain boasts a huge number of World Heritage Sites and other spectacular places to visit. It also deserves its reputation as a beach vacation destination; the Western edge of the Mediterranean Sea is home to some of the world’s top beaches. But Spain’s geography is so much more than just soft, sandy shores. Its landscapes are as diverse as its people, ranging from lush meadows and snowy mountains to huge marshes and sprawling deserts. The countryside bursts with unspoiled villages of timeless beauty and old-world charm, as well as vast and varied nature preserves.

Italy travel guide

Landmarks · Ruins · Sacred & Religious Sites
Italy is a land of high fashion, fine art, exquisite architecture, luxury sports cars, outstanding cuisine--and an insatiable taste for "la dolce vita." It's also home to the greatest number of World Heritage Sites in the world, making it an ideal place for your next holiday. The country boasts a varied landscape of mountain ranges, alpine lakes, and coastal towns, so it's no wonder travelers often refer to it as the bel paese (beautiful country). With so many places to visit, visitors often have a difficult time planning their itinerary. The smaller villages each feature a distinct character and a blend of architecture, art, and cuisine. In the country, you'll find countless archeological sites dating back to Roman times and beyond. The country's cities and seaside resorts are cosmopolitan powerhouses with museums, galleries, restaurants, shops, open-air markets, and pedestrian-friendly historic areas.