16 days in Spain Itinerary

16 days in Spain Itinerary

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Start: Newark
Fly:  10 h 30 min
1
Barcelona
— 4 nights
Train:  3 h 30 min
2
Valencia
— 2 nights
Train:  7 h
3
Granada
— 2 nights
Bus:  3 h
4
Seville
— 3 nights
Train:  4 h
5
Toledo
— 1 night
Train:  1 h
6
Madrid
— 2 nights
Train:  3 h
7
Barcelona
— 1 night
Fly:  10 h 30 min
End: Newark

4
nights
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 local landmark of The Magic Fountain, examine the collection at Museu Maritim de Barcelona, make a trip to Cementerio de Montjuic, and walk around Parc de Montjuic.

To find reviews, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Barcelona day trip planning website.

Newark, USA to Barcelona is an approximately 10.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 6 hour difference. In June, plan for daily highs up to 79°F, and evening lows to 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to travel to Valencia.

Things to do in Barcelona

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Stand-Up Paddleboarding
The Magic Fountain ©
The Magic Fountain
Carrer del Mirador del Palau Nacional ©
Carrer del Mirador del Palau Nacional

2
nights
Valencia

Valencia ©
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 17th (Mon): get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Oceanografic Valencia and then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias. Keep things going the next day: shop like a local with Central Market of Valencia, ponder the world of politics at Plaza del Ayuntamiento, then walk around Parque Natural de la Albufera, and finally examine the collection at Museu Faller de Valencia.

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Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Valencia takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In June, daytime highs in Valencia are 84°F, while nighttime lows are 64°F. On the 19th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Granada.

Things to do in Valencia

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Museums
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Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias ©
Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias
Central Market of Valencia ©
Central Market of Valencia
Oceanografic Valencia ©
Oceanografic Valencia

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.
On the 20th (Thu), explore the historical opulence of Alhambra, appreciate the extensive heritage of Plaza de los Aljibes, and then indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

To see ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Granada day trip planning tool.

Getting from Valencia to Granada by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus; or take a train. In June in Granada, expect temperatures between 86°F during the day and 61°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Seville.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites Tours
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Alhambra ©
Alhambra
Plaza de los Aljibes ©
Plaza de los Aljibes
Wine Tours & Tastings

3
nights
Seville

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.
Explore Seville's surroundings by going to Ronda (Plaza de Toros de Ronda, Puente Nuevo, &more).

For maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Seville trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Granada to Seville in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 86°F, and evening lows to 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can take a train to Toledo.

Things to do in Seville

Parks Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Ronda
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Bodega Garcia Hidalgo ©
Bodega Garcia Hidalgo
El Tajo de Ronda ©
El Tajo de Ronda
Mirador puente nuevo de Ronda ©
Mirador puente nuevo de Ronda

1
night
Toledo

Toledo ©
Toledo is a World Heritage Site that embodies the complex cultural history of Spain while remaining a forward-moving, modern city.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Tue): explore the world behind art at Church of Santo Tomé, examine the collection at Museo del Greco, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Monastery of San Juan de los Reyes, then pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral Primada, and finally don't miss a visit to Mirador del Valle.

To see more things to do, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Toledo travel route planner.

You can take a train from Seville to Toledo in 4 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. In June, daytime highs in Toledo are 87°F, while nighttime lows are 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to take a train to Madrid.

Things to do in Toledo

Historic Sites Museums
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Catedral Primada ©
Catedral Primada
Museo del Greco ©
Museo del Greco
Mirador del Valle ©
Mirador del Valle

2
nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
On the 26th (Wed), stroll around Parque Madrid Rio, explore the world behind art at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, then don't miss a visit to Estacion de Atocha, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Real Jardin Botanico. Here are some ideas for day two: find something for the whole family at Parque Warner Madrid.

For maps, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Madrid travel app.

Getting from Toledo to Madrid by train takes about an hour. Other options: drive; or take a bus. June in Madrid sees daily highs of 87°F and lows of 61°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to catch the train to Barcelona.

Things to do in Madrid

Theme Parks Parks Museums

Side Trip

Parque Warner Madrid
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Parque Warner Madrid ©
Parque Warner Madrid
Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia ©
Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia
Real Jardin Botanico ©
Real Jardin Botanico

1
night
Barcelona

Barcelona ©
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Fri): appreciate the history behind Mirador de Colom, then explore the world behind art at Joan Miro Foundation, then don't miss a visit to Placa d'Espanya, and finally admire the landmark architecture of El Pabellón de Barcelona.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Barcelona trip planner.

You can take a train from Madrid to Barcelona in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. When traveling from Madrid in June, plan for little chillier days in Barcelona, with highs around 79°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 66°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Barcelona

Museums
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Joan Miro Foundation ©
Joan Miro Foundation
El Pabellón de Barcelona ©
El Pabellón de Barcelona
Placa d'Espanya ©
Placa d'Espanya

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