15 days in Spain Itinerary

15 days in Spain Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Spain travel planner

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

15 days in Spain Itinerary

Start: Denver
Drive + Fly:  15​h
1
Barcelona
— 4 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
2
Valencia
— 3 nights
train:  2​h 45​min
3
Toledo
— 2 nights
train:  45​min
4
Madrid
— 4 nights
Fly + Drive:  15​h 15​min
End: Denver

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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and El Barri Gòtic. Casa Batllo and Ciutat Vella will appeal to history buffs. Explore Barcelona's surroundings by going to Colonia Guell Gaudi Crypt (in Santa Coloma de Cervello), Dali-Gala Castle Museum-House (Castell de Pubol) (in Pubol) and Peratallada (in Peratallada). There's much more to do: stroll around Parc Guell, get to know the fascinating history of Barri de Gracia, pause for some serene contemplation at Templo del Sagrado Corazon de Jesus, and take a stroll through El Born.

For more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Barcelona trip planner .

Denver, USA to Barcelona is an approximately 16-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 8 hours traveling from Denver to Barcelona. Traveling from Denver in October, expect Barcelona to be somewhat warmer, temps between 73°F and 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Valencia.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Peratallada, Dali-Gala Castle Museum-House (Castell de Pubol), Colonia Guell Gaudi Crypt
Find places to stay Oct 11 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia

3
nights
Valencia

Valencia ©
A charming old city originally founded as a Roman colony, Valencia is the country’s third-largest urban center.
On the 16th (Wed), explore the historical opulence of Castell de Xativa, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias, then take a stroll through Casco Antiguo, and finally examine the collection at El Museo Nacional de Ceramica y de las Artes Suntuarias Gonzalez Marti. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Thu): take in the waterfront at Promenade of Calpe, take an in-depth tour of Centre Arqueològic de l'Almoina, take in the exciting artwork at Botique Museo Lladro, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Basílica de la Mare de Déu dels Desemparats, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with Central Market of Valencia.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Valencia trip maker website .

You can fly from Barcelona to Valencia in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. October in Valencia sees daily highs of 78°F and lows of 59°F at night. You will leave for Toledo on the 18th (Fri).

Things to do in Valencia

Museums Parks Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Castell de Xativa, Promenade of Calpe
Find places to stay Oct 15 — 18:
Highlights from your plan
Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias ©
Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias
Casco Antiguo ©
Casco Antiguo

2
nights
Toledo

Toledo ©
Toledo is a World Heritage Site that embodies the complex cultural history of Spain while remaining a forward-moving, modern city.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Fri): make a trip to Catedral Primada, take in the spiritual surroundings of Monastery of San Juan de los Reyes, and then pause for some serene contemplation at San Roman Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Sat): admire the striking features of Puerta del Sol, look for gifts at Jacinta & Maria Chocolates, take a stroll through Casco Historico de Toledo, then see the interesting displays at El Transito Synagogue and Sephardic Museum, then explore the world behind art at Church of Santo Tomé, and finally explore the world behind art at Museo del Greco.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Toledo trip planner .

You can take a train from Valencia to Toledo in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In October, Toledo is a bit cooler than Valencia - with highs of 73°F and lows of 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to take a train to Madrid.

Things to do in Toledo

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trips

Castillo de Oropesa, Barrancas de Burujon, Basilica de Nuestra Senora del Prado
Find places to stay Oct 18 — 20:
Highlights from your plan
Monastery of San Juan de los Reyes ©
Casco Historico de Toledo ©
Casco Historico de Toledo
Catedral Primada ©
Catedral Primada

4
nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Popular historic sites such as Royal Palace of Madrid and Barrio de Salamanca are in your itinerary. Explore hidden gems such as Alcazar de Segovia and Catedral de Segovia. Venture out of the city with trips to Avila (The Walls of Avila & The Four Posts), Plaza mayor de Chinchon (in Chinchon) and Siguenza (Monasterio de Nuestra Senora de los Huertos & Catedral de Santa Maria de Siguenza). There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Prado National Museum, take in the exciting artwork at Cava Baja Gallery, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and make a trip to Gran Via.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Madrid online trip itinerary maker .

You can take a train from Toledo to Madrid in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. October in Madrid sees daily highs of 73°F and lows of 53°F at night. You will have some time to spend on the 24th (Thu) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Madrid

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Segovia, Siguenza, Avila, Plaza mayor de Chinchon
Find places to stay Oct 20 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Barrio de Salamanca ©
Barrio de Salamanca
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid

Similar Plans

19 days in Spain BY A USER FROM SLOVAKIA July, teens, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 17 days in Spain BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA December, teens, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 18 days in Spain BY A USER FROM INDIA January, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: January, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 17 days in Spain & Portugal BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES May, teens, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 17 days in Paris & Spain BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA December, kids, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 16 days in Spain BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM July, teens, kids, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, teens, kids, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 16 days in Spain BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, popular sights PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 17 days in Spain BY A USER FROM PUERTO RICO December, popular sights PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 18 days in Spain BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, popular sights PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 16 days in Spain BY A USER FROM KUWAIT December, romantic, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, romantic, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 17 days in Spain BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, popular sights PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 16 days in Spain BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, popular sights PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans