15 days in Spain Itinerary

15 days in Spain Itinerary

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Start: Riyadh
Fly:  10 h 15 min
1
Madrid
— 2 nights
Train:  2 h 45 min
2
Seville
— 2 nights
Bus:  2 h
3
Ronda
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
Nerja
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
5
Granada
— 2 nights
Bus + Fly:  4 h 15 min
6
Barcelona
— 4 nights
Fly:  9 h 15 min
End: Riyadh

2
nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
On the 26th (Sat), stroll around Parque del Retiro, then contemplate the long history of Plaza Mayor, and then explore the world behind art at Prado National Museum. On the 27th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza, make a trip to Puerta del Sol, and then contemplate the long history of Royal Palace of Madrid.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Madrid trip site.

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia to Madrid is an approximately 10.5- hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Arabian Standard Time (AST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a -2 hour difference. Traveling from Riyadh in October, expect Madrid to be cooler, temps between 26°C and 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) to allow time to take a train to Seville.

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
Plaza Mayor ©
Plaza Mayor

2
nights
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.
On the 28th (Mon), steep yourself in history at Royal Alcázar of Seville, then wander the streets of Barrio Santa Cruz, then admire the landmark architecture of Torre Giralda, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de Sevilla. Keep things going the next day: indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, then admire the striking features of Torre del Oro, and then don't miss a visit to Plaza de España.

For where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Seville trip app.

Traveling by train from Madrid to Seville takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Madrid in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Seville, with lows of 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can catch the bus to Ronda.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Tours Neighborhoods
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville

2
nights
Ronda

Ronda ©
Renowned for its deep gorge, the quaint, whitewashed village of Ronda has preserved its charm as an Andalusian country village.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Wed): savor the flavors at Food & Drink and then learn about winemaking at Bodega Garcia Hidalgo. On your second day here, get great views at Mirador de Aldehuela, take in the dramatic natural features at El Tajo de Ronda, and then do a tasting at Dona Felisa Winery.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Ronda planner.

Traveling by bus from Seville to Ronda takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In October, daytime highs in Ronda are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Thu) to allow time to drive to Nerja.

Things to do in Ronda

Tours Wineries Parks
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Bodega Garcia Hidalgo ©
Bodega Garcia Hidalgo
El Tajo de Ronda ©
El Tajo de Ronda
Dona Felisa Winery ©
Dona Felisa Winery

2
nights
Nerja

Nerja ©
Nerja is a municipality on the Costa del Sol in the province of Málaga in the autonomous community of Andalusia in southern Spain. Start off your visit on the 1st (Fri): make a trip to Centro Cultural Villa de Nerja, then enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de la Alberquilla, and then kick back and relax at Playa del Molino de Papel. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: Head underground at Fundación Cueva de Nerja, then take in panoramic vistas at Balcony of Europe, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of El Salvador, and finally kick back and relax at Playa El Salon.

To find maps, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read our Nerja trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by car from Ronda to Nerja takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) early enough to drive to Granada.

Things to do in Nerja

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Playa de la Alberquilla ©
Playa de la Alberquilla
Balcony of Europe ©
Balcony of Europe
Playa del Molino de Papel ©
Playa del Molino de Papel

2
nights
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 3rd (Sun): explore the historical opulence of Alhambra, then capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour, and then wander the streets of Albayzin. Here are some ideas for day two: indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, steep yourself in history at Generalife, then explore the historical opulence of Nasrid Palaces, and finally steep yourself in history at Mirador de San Nicolas.

To find photos, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Granada trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Nerja to Granada takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in November, and nighttime lows around 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites Tours Neighborhoods
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Alhambra ©
Alhambra
Albayzin ©
Albayzin
Nasrid Palaces ©
Nasrid Palaces

4
nights
Barcelona

Barcelona ©
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 parks, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, don't miss a visit to Casa Batllo, pick up some local products at La Boqueria, and explore the world behind art at Museu Picasso.

To find reviews, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Barcelona online travel route builder.

Getting from Granada to Barcelona by combination of bus and flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Granada in November, Barcelona is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo

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