21 days in Spain Itinerary

21 days in Spain Itinerary

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Start: Mar del Plata
Fly:  17 h 30 min
1
Madrid
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
2
Haro
— 1 night
Drive:  45 min
3
Logrono
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
4
Burgos
— 1 night
Drive:  6 h
5
Granada
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 30 min
6
Alicante
— 3 nights
Drive:  45 min
7
Benidorm
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
8
Valencia
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h
9
Roses
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
10
Barcelona
— 1 night
Fly:  22 h
End: Mar del Plata

2
nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Wed): see the interesting displays at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza, steep yourself in history at Plaza Mayor, and then steep yourself in history at Royal Palace of Madrid. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Thu): explore the world behind art at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia and then explore the world behind art at Prado National Museum.

To find ratings, reviews, maps, and tourist information, use the Madrid trip planner.

Mar del Plata, Argentina to Madrid is an approximately 17.5- hour flight. Traveling from Mar del Plata to Madrid, you'll lose 4 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Mar del Plata in June, expect Madrid to be much hotter, temps between 36°C and 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Haro.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites
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Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid
Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza ©
Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza

1
night
Haro

Haro ©
Haro is a town and municipality in the northwest of La Rioja province in northern Spain. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Fri): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Santo Tomas, do a tasting at Bodegas Lopez de Heredia Vina Tondonia, learn about winemaking at Bodega La Rioja Alta S.A., then learn about winemaking at Bodegas Muga, and finally learn about winemaking at Bodegas y Vinedos Gomez Cruzado.

To see maps, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read Haro tour planner.

You can drive from Madrid to Haro in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or take a bus. In June, Haro is little chillier than Madrid - with highs of 28°C and lows of 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Logrono.

Things to do in Haro

Wineries Historic Sites
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Bodegas Muga ©
Bodegas Muga
Bodega La Rioja Alta S.A. ©
Bodega La Rioja Alta S.A.
Bodegas Lopez de Heredia Vina Tondonia ©
Bodegas Lopez de Heredia Vina Tondonia

5
nights
Logrono

Logroño is a city in northern Spain, on the Ebro River. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Logrono: Monasterio de San Juan de Duero (Arcos de San Juan de Duero) (in Soria), Yacimiento Arquelogico De Numancia (in Garray) and Monumento Natural De La Fuentona (in Calatanazor). There's lots more to do: indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, get your game on at Karting Rioja, don't miss a visit to Palacio Real de Olite, and learn about winemaking at Bodegas Franco Espanolas.

For traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Logrono trip builder app.

Getting from Haro to Logrono by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In June in Logrono, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 16°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can drive to Burgos.

Things to do in Logrono

Historic Sites Tours Wineries

Side Trips

Zaragoza, Iglesia-Fortaleza de Santa Maria de Ujue, Monasterio de San Juan de Duero (Arcos de San Juan de Duero), Yacimiento Arquelogico De Numancia, Monumento Natural De La Fuentona
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Basilica de Nuestra Senora del Pilar ©
Basilica de Nuestra Senora del Pilar
Bodegas Campo Viejo ©
Bodegas Campo Viejo

1
night
Burgos

Burgos
Burgos is a city in northern Spain and the historic capital of Castile. To see other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read our Burgos trip maker tool.

You can drive from Logrono to Burgos in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, Burgos is little chillier than Logrono - with highs of 32°C and lows of 14°C. You will leave for Granada on the 2nd (Thu).

Things to do in Burgos

Historic Sites Wineries Museums
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1
night
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 2nd (Thu), contemplate the long history of Court of the Lions and then step into the grandiose world of Alhambra. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri): admire the natural beauty at Generalife, then look for gifts at Artesania Del Arbol, then get to know the fascinating history of Mirador de San Nicolas, and finally wander the streets of Albayzin.

For traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Granada online road trip planner.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Burgos to Granada in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Traveling from Burgos in July, things will get somewhat warmer in Granada: highs are around 40°C and lows about 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can go by car to Alicante.

Things to do in Granada

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

3
nights
Alicante

Alicante ©
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.
On the 4th (Sat), get engrossed in the history at Museo Arqueologico de Alicante, kick back and relax at Playa de San Juan, and then admire the natural beauty at El Palmeral. On the 5th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Explanada de Espana, then partake in some friendly competition at Locus Fugae, then look for gifts at Los Ilustres, and finally step into the grandiose world of Castillo de Santa Barbara.

For photos, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Alicante sightseeing planning app.

Getting from Granada to Alicante by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Granada in July, expect nights in Alicante to be about the same, around 26°C, while days are little chillier, around 36°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can go by car to Benidorm.

Things to do in Alicante

Parks Beaches Historic Sites

Side Trip

El Palmeral
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Locus Fugae ©
Locus Fugae
Playa de San Juan ©
Playa de San Juan
Museo Arqueologico de Alicante ©
Museo Arqueologico de Alicante

2
nights
Benidorm

Benidorm ©
A major seaside resort on the famous Costa Blanca, Benidorm was built compactly, thanks to the foresight of a local government administrator in the 1960s, who had a vision for a holiday destination that would grow upwards.
Benidorm is known for nightlife, beaches, and theme parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: wander the streets of El Casco Antiguo de Benidorm, have fun and explore at Exposicion Los Clicks Toman Benidorm, and enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de Levante.

To find photos, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Benidorm trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by car from Alicante to Benidorm takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or ride a tram. July in Benidorm sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 25°C at night. You will leave for Valencia on the 8th (Wed).

Things to do in Benidorm

Neighborhoods Beaches Parks
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El Casco Antiguo de Benidorm ©
El Casco Antiguo de Benidorm
Playa de Levante ©
Playa de Levante

1
night
Valencia

Valencia ©
A charming old city originally founded as a Roman colony, Valencia is the country’s third-largest urban center.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): contemplate the long history of Valencia Cathedral.

To find where to stay, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Valencia day trip site.

Drive from Benidorm to Valencia in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July in Valencia, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Roses.

Things to do in Valencia

Historic Sites
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Valencia Cathedral ©
Valencia Cathedral

2
nights
Roses

Roses is a municipality in the comarca of the Alt Empordà, located on the Costa Brava, in Catalonia, Spain. When in Roses, make a side trip to see Estatua de Salvador Dali in Cadaques, approximately Cadaques away. The adventure continues: stroll through Cala Rostella, get interesting insight from Tours, head outdoors with Cala Montjoi, and identify plant and animal life at Parc Natural dels Aiguamolls de l'Emporda.

To find traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Roses attractions planning website.

You can drive from Valencia to Roses in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight, train, and bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Barcelona.

Things to do in Roses

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Estatua de Salvador Dali
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Boat Tours & Water Sports
Cala Rostella ©
Cala Rostella
Plage Canyelles Petites ©
Plage Canyelles Petites

1
night
Barcelona

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Sun): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo, and then admire the landmark architecture of Casa Amatller.

For traveler tips and more tourist information, read our Barcelona trip itinerary app.

Getting from Roses to Barcelona by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. July in Barcelona sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 25°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
Casa Amatller ©
Casa Amatller

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