39 days in Spain Itinerary

39 days in Spain Itinerary

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Fly
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Madrid
— 4 nights
Bus
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Toledo
— 2 nights
Train
3
Seville
— 3 nights
Drive
4
Ronda
— 3 nights
Drive
5
Granada
— 4 nights
Drive
6
Alicante
— 3 nights
Drive
7
Valencia
— 1 night
Fly
8
Barcelona
— 6 nights
Fly
9
San Sebastian - Donostia
— 3 nights
Drive
10
Bilbao
— 2 nights
Fly
11
Santiago de Compostela
— 2 nights
Fly
12
Segovia
— 3 nights
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Madrid — 4 nights

Cultural Capital of Spain

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Royal Palace of Madrid has been added to your itinerary. Do some cultural sightseeing at Parque del Retiro and Museo Sorolla. Casa de Campo and Templo de Debod will appeal to history buffs. When in Madrid, make a side trip to see Vino & Aceite De Arganda in Arganda del Rey, approximately Arganda del Rey away. There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at Museo Lazaro Galdiano, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, steep yourself in history at Museo Cerralbo, and make a trip to Puerta del Sol.

To see traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Madrid trip itinerary builder.

Dallas, USA to Madrid is an approximately 14-hour flight. You'll lose 7 hours traveling from Dallas to Madrid due to the time zone difference. In October, Madrid is a bit cooler than Dallas - with highs of 26°C and lows of 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Toledo.
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Toledo — 2 nights

City of Three Cultures

Toledo is a World Heritage Site that embodies the complex cultural history of Spain while remaining a forward-moving, modern city.
Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Museo del Greco, examine the collection at El Transito Synagogue and Sephardic Museum, then explore the galleries of Church of Santo Tomé, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral Primada, and finally see the interesting displays at MQM Museo del Queso Manchego Toledo.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Toledo trip itinerary maker app.

You can drive from Madrid to Toledo in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Toledo are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can fly to Seville.
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Seville — 3 nights

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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Plaza de España and Royal Alcázar of Seville. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Catedral de Sevilla and Real Maestranza de Caballeria de Sevilla. Go for a jaunt from Seville to Sanlucar de Barrameda to see Parque Nacional de Donana about 1h 10 min away. There's lots more to do: get to know the fascinating history of Barrio Santa Cruz, explore the galleries of Museo De Bellas Artes De Sevilla, take in panoramic vistas at Torre Giralda, and don't miss a visit to Setas de Sevilla (Metropol Parasol).

To see more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Seville trip itinerary maker site.

You can fly from Toledo to Seville in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Toledo in October since evenings lows in Seville dip to 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Ronda.
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Ronda — 3 nights

City of Dreams

Renowned for its deep gorge, the quaint, whitewashed village of Ronda has preserved its charm as an Andalusian country village.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Baños Arabes and Iglesia de Santa Maria la Mayor. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Old City and Casa Del Rey Moro. There's lots more to do: explore the striking landscape at El Tajo de Ronda, examine the collection at Museo Lara, take in the spiritual surroundings of Parroquia de Nuestra Senora del Socorro, and take in the views from Puente Nuevo.

To see other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Ronda trip maker app.

Traveling by car from Seville to Ronda takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in October, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can go by car to Granada.
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Granada — 4 nights

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 get in some beach time at Capistrano Playa and Burriana Beach. Escape the urban bustle at Playa El Salon and Fundación Cueva de Nerja. Venture out of the city with trips to Nerja (Balcony of Europe & Papagayo Beach). There's still lots to do: step into the grandiose world of Alhambra, see the interesting displays at Pabellon de las Artes, get to know the fascinating history of Mirador de San Nicolas, and take a stroll through Albayzin.

To see photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read Granada trip planner.

Traveling by car from Ronda to Granada takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In October, daily temperatures in Granada can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) to allow time to drive to Alicante.
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Alicante — 3 nights

City of Sun

As Valencia’s second largest city and one of the most well-known along the Costa Blanca, Alicante has an enchanting atmosphere that blends rich history with animated beach life.
Museum-lovers will appreciate MARQ Museo Arqueologico de Alicante and MUBAG (Museu de Belles Arts Gravina). Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Castillo de Santa Barbara and Museo The Ocean Race. Venture out of the city with trips to muBoma - Museo Consorcio Provincial de Bomberos de Alicante - Alcoy (in Alcoy) and Benidorm (El Casco Antiguo de Benidorm, Playa de Levante, &more). It doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at Museo de Arte Contemporaneo de Alicante (MACA) and see the interesting displays at Museo de Belenes (Nativity Scene Museum).

To see other places to visit, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read our Alicante trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Granada to Alicante takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In November, Alicante is a bit warmer than Granada - with highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Valencia.
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Valencia — 1 night

City of Mediterranean Light

A charming old city originally founded as a Roman colony, Valencia is the country’s third-largest urban center.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sat): indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, contemplate the waterfront views at Jardi del Turia, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Valencia Cathedral, and finally steep yourself in history at La Lonja de la Seda.

To see ratings, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, use the Valencia holiday planning app.

Traveling by car from Alicante to Valencia takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Alicante in November, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Valencia, with lows of 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) to allow time to fly to Barcelona.
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Barcelona — 6 nights

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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Basilica de la Sagrada Familia and El Barri Gòtic. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Playa de La Barceloneta and San Pol Beach. Venture out of the city with trips to Girona Explorers (in Girona), Montserrat (Montana de Montserrat & Sant Jeroni) and Playas de Calella (in Calella de Palafrugell). And it doesn't end there: admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo, admire the masterpieces at Joan Miro Foundation, examine the collection at Carrer del Mirador del Palau Nacional, and take a stroll through Las Ramblas.

For where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Barcelona trip planning website.

You can fly from Valencia to Barcelona in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. In November, daily temperatures in Barcelona can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) early enough to catch the flight to San Sebastian - Donostia.
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San Sebastian - Donostia — 3 nights

Pearl of the Cantabrian Sea

As one of the anchoring cities of the beautiful Basque Country, San Sebastián boasts a trendy, cosmopolitan vibe while still harboring a relaxed, coastal charm.
We've included these beaches for you: La Concha Beach and Zurriola Beach. Step out of the city life by going to Monte Urgull and Monte Igueldo. Change things up with these side-trips from San Sebastian - Donostia: Fortress and Walls of Pamplona (in Pamplona), Cristobal Balenciaga Museum (in Getaria) and Palacio Real de Olite (in Olite). There's lots more to do: let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, examine the collection at Museo del Ferrocarril, take a stroll through Parte Vieja, and explore the world behind art at San Telmo Museoa.

To see reviews, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read San Sebastian - Donostia tour itinerary planner.

Fly from Barcelona to San Sebastian - Donostia in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Barcelona in November, you will find days in San Sebastian - Donostia are little chillier (18°C), and nights are about the same (10°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can go by car to Bilbao.
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Bilbao — 2 nights

Modern Capital of Spain

A city of stunning architectural and artistic heritage, Bilbao is situated on the banks of the Nervión River.
On the 16th (Wed), wander the streets of Casco Viejo, then look for gifts at La Bendita, then explore the world behind art at Guggenheim Museum Bilbao, and finally admire the masterpieces at Bilbao Fine Arts Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: kick back and relax at Playa de Plentzia, explore the striking landscape at San Juan de Gaztelugatxe, and then test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

For where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Bilbao trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from San Sebastian - Donostia to Bilbao takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. November in Bilbao sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 9°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to catch the flight to Santiago de Compostela.
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Santiago de Compostela — 2 nights

City of Stone

As the site of the sacred cathedral that marks the end of the pilgrimage route of the famous St.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Museo Catedralicio, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral De Santiago de Compostela, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Ruinas de Santa Marina. On your second day here, see the interesting displays at Museo Casa de la Troya, then examine the collection at Museo do Pobo Galego, and then admire the sheer force of Fervenza do Toxa.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read our Santiago de Compostela trip planner.

Fly from Bilbao to Santiago de Compostela in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Bilbao in November, you will find days in Santiago de Compostela are little chillier (15°C), and nights are about the same (7°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can catch the flight to Segovia.
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Segovia — 3 nights

Light of Castilla

As one of Spain’s most well-preserved medieval cities, Segovia is known for its 1st-century Roman aqueduct that runs through the city center.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sun): stop by Old City, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Catedral de Segovia, and then brush up on your military savvy at Alcazar of Segovia. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Acueduct of Segovia, then enjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour, and then identify plant and animal life at Boca del Asno.

For reviews, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Segovia online sightseeing planner.

Getting from Santiago de Compostela to Segovia by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. In November, plan for daily highs up to 14°C, and evening lows to 7°C. On the 22nd (Tue), you're off to home.
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Spain travel guide

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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.
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