18 days in Spain Itinerary

18 days in Spain Itinerary

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Start: New Delhi
Fly:  18 h 45 min
1
Madrid
— 3 nights
Train:  45 min
2
Toledo
— 1 night
Train:  3 h
3
Valencia
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h 30 min
4
Ibiza Town, Ibiza
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h
5
Seville
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 45 min
6
Granada
— 2 nights
Bus + Fly:  4 h 15 min
7
Barcelona
— 3 nights
Fly:  20 h 30 min
End: Bengaluru

3
nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Aerotours. And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at Prado National Museum, stroll around Parque del Retiro, steep yourself in history at Royal Palace of Madrid, and make a trip to Puerta del Sol.

To find ratings, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Madrid trip planner.

New Delhi, India to Madrid is an approximately 12.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone changes from India Standard Time (IST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a -4.5 hour difference. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from New Delhi in May; daily highs in Madrid reach 28°C and lows reach 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to catch the train to Toledo.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors
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Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Parque del Retiro ©
Parque del Retiro
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid

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.
On the 11th (Thu), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Synagogue of Saint Mary the White, take in the spiritual surroundings of Monastery of San Juan de los Reyes, examine the collection at El Transito Synagogue and Sephardic Museum, see the interesting displays at Museo del Greco, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral Primada, and finally don't miss a visit to Mirador del Valle. Here are some ideas for day two: don't miss a visit to Church of Santo Tomé, take in the views from San Martin Bridge, and then stroll through Royal Palace of Aranjuez.

For maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Toledo trip itinerary app.

Getting from Madrid to Toledo by train takes about an hour. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Toledo can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can catch the train to Valencia.

Things to do in Toledo

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Royal Palace of Aranjuez
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Catedral Primada ©
Catedral Primada
Museo del Greco ©
Museo del Greco
Monastery of San Juan de los Reyes ©
Monastery of San Juan de los Reyes

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 13th (Sat): steep yourself in history at La Lonja de la Seda and then observe the fascinating underwater world at Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Bioparc Valencia.

To find traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Valencia day trip planner.

Traveling by train from Toledo to Valencia takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In May in Valencia, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can travel to Ibiza Town.

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
Bioparc Valencia ©
Bioparc Valencia
La Lonja de la Seda ©
La Lonja de la Seda

3
nights
Ibiza Town, Ibiza

Ibiza Town ©
As the island’s largest city and most-visited site, Ibiza is famous for its electric nightlife and lively Mediterranean culture.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Cala Comte and then stroll through Cala Bassa. On the 16th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stop by De Mil Amores, then step into the grandiose world of Castell de Eivissa, then take a stroll through Dalt Vila, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Platja de ses Salines.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Ibiza Town trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by flight from Valencia to Ibiza Town takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 27°C in May, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Seville.

Things to do in Ibiza Town

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Cala Comte, Cala Bassa
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Cala Comte ©
Cala Comte
Castell de Eivissa ©
Castell de Eivissa
Platja de ses Salines ©
Platja de ses Salines

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Sevilla, then steep yourself in history at Royal Alcázar of Seville, and then steep yourself in history at Plaza de España.

For maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Seville tour itinerary planner.

Fly from Ibiza Town to Seville in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of ferry and car. May in Seville sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 17°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can go by car to Granada.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites
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Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville
Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Catedral de Sevilla ©
Catedral de Sevilla

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 18th (Thu), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Royal Chapel of Granada, then admire the natural beauty at Generalife, and then step into the grandiose world of Alhambra. On the 19th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: wander the streets of Albayzin, appreciate the extensive heritage of Mirador de San Nicolas, then make a trip to Plaza de San Nicolas, and finally make a trip to Carrera del Darro.

For other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Granada road trip app.

You can drive from Seville to Granada in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Seville in May, plan for a bit cooler nights in Granada, with lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks
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Alhambra ©
Alhambra
Albayzin ©
Albayzin
Generalife ©
Generalife

3
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: make a trip to Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, catch a live event at Camp Nou, get to know the fascinating history of El Barri Gòtic, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral.

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You can do a combination of bus and flight from Granada to Barcelona in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Granada in May, you will find days in Barcelona are a bit cooler (25°C), and nights are about the same (16°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Barcelona

Tours Historic Sites Wildlife
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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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