22 days in Spain Itinerary

22 days in Spain Itinerary

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1
Barcelona
— 4 nights
2
Valencia
— 2 nights
3
Madrid
— 4 nights
4
Segovia
— 2 nights
5
San Sebastian - Donostia
— 4 nights
6
Zaragoza
— 2 nights
7
Girona
— 3 nights

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 day by day itinerary now includes Palau Guell, Casa Batllo, Palace of Catalan Music, and other attractions you added.

To find ratings, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Barcelona online driving holiday planner.

If you are flying in from Canada, the closest major aiports are Barcelona International Airport, Girona Airport and Reus Air Base. In July, daily temperatures in Barcelona can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Valencia.

Things to do in Barcelona

Tours · Historic Sites · Nightlife

Side Trip

Tarragona
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Anfiteatro de Tarragona ©
Anfiteatro de Tarragona

2
nights
Valencia

Valencia ©
A charming old city originally founded as a Roman colony, Valencia is the country’s third-largest urban center.
You've added Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias, Valencia Cathedral, Jardi del Turia, and other attractions to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Mon): explore the activities along Jardi del Turia, then steep yourself in history at Valencia Cathedral, and then get to know the fascinating history of Plaza de la Virgen.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Valencia using our trip planner.

Fly from Barcelona to Valencia in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. July in Valencia sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 24°C at night. You'll set off for Madrid on the 10th (Wed).

Things to do in Valencia

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Childrens Museums
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Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias ©
Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias
Plaza de la Virgen ©
Plaza de la Virgen
Valencia Cathedral ©
Valencia Cathedral

4
nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
You've added Parque del Retiro, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, El Transito Synagogue and Sephardic Museum, and other attractions to your itinerary. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Prado National Museum and Puerta de Bisagra. Explore hidden gems such as San Martin Bridge and Plaza de Oriente.

To find more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Madrid tour itinerary site.

Getting from Valencia to Madrid by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. When traveling from Valencia in July, plan for somewhat warmer days in Madrid, with highs around 40°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 23°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to catch the train to Segovia.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums · Historic Sites · Tours

Side Trip

Toledo
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Monastery of San Juan de los Reyes ©
Monastery of San Juan de los Reyes
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid

2
nights
Segovia

Segovia ©
As one of Spain’s most well-preserved medieval cities, Segovia is known for its 1st-century Roman aqueduct that runs through the city center.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Royal Palace of La Granja of San Ildefonso as well as Acueduct of Segovia. On the 14th (Sun), pause for some serene contemplation at Real Sitio de San Lorenzo de El Escorial and then explore the historical opulence of Alcazar of Segovia. Here are some ideas for day two: make a trip to Acueduct of Segovia, get to know the fascinating history of Calle Real de Segovia, explore the galleries of Catedral de Segovia, then wander the streets of La Juderia, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Royal Palace of La Granja of San Ildefonso.

For more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Segovia holiday planner.

Take a train from Madrid to Segovia in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Segovia are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) to allow time to drive to San Sebastian - Donostia.

Things to do in Segovia

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Royal Palace of La Granja of San Ildefonso, Real Sitio de San Lorenzo de El Escorial
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Alcazar of Segovia ©
Alcazar of Segovia
Catedral de Segovia ©
Catedral de Segovia
Real Sitio de San Lorenzo de El Escorial ©
Real Sitio de San Lorenzo de El Escorial

4
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San Sebastian - Donostia

San Sebastian - Donostia ©
As one of the anchoring cities of the beautiful Basque Country, San Sebastián boasts a trendy, cosmopolitan vibe while still harboring a relaxed, coastal charm.
You've added Monte Urgull, Castillo de la Mota, San Telmo Museoa, and other attractions to your itinerary. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Casco Viejo and Ondarreta Beach. Change things up with a short trip to Guggenheim Museum Bilbao in Bilbao (about 1h 10 min away). There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at La Concha Beach.

For traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read our San Sebastian - Donostia travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Segovia to San Sebastian - Donostia takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Segovia in July: high temperatures in San Sebastian - Donostia hover around 29°C and lows are around 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Zaragoza.

Things to do in San Sebastian - Donostia

Historic Sites · Tours · Parks

Side Trips

Haro, Bilbao, Catedral de Pamplona, Palacio Real de Olite
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Casco Viejo ©
Casco Viejo
Palacio Real de Olite ©
Palacio Real de Olite
Bodegas Muga ©
Bodegas Muga

2
nights
Zaragoza

Zaragoza ©
The city of Zaragoza is known as the City of Four Cultures for its interwoven history of Iberian, Roman, Moorish, and Christian influences.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Palacio de la Aljaferia, Monasterio de Piedra, Basilica de Nuestra Senora del Pilar, and other attractions you added. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sat): appreciate the history behind Palacio de la Aljaferia.

For photos, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Zaragoza day trip site.

You can drive from San Sebastian - Donostia to Zaragoza in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from San Sebastian - Donostia in July, expect nights in Zaragoza to be about the same, around 22°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 39°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to Girona.

Things to do in Zaragoza

Historic Sites · Museums
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Catedral del Salvador de Zaragoza ©
Catedral del Salvador de Zaragoza
Monasterio de Piedra ©
Monasterio de Piedra
Palacio de la Aljaferia ©
Palacio de la Aljaferia

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Girona

Girona ©
Catalonia’s second-largest city, Girona embodies old-world charm, with its narrow cobblestone streets and traditional Catalan culture.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Patronat Call de Girona, Castell de Sant Ferran, Salvador Dali House, and other attractions. The Museum of Jewish History and Cinema Museum Girona (Museu del Cinema) will appeal to museum buffs. It doesn't end there: take in the spiritual surroundings of Girona Cathedral (Catedral).

For traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Girona online trip itinerary planner.

You can take a train from Zaragoza to Girona in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Zaragoza in July, expect nights in Girona to be about the same, around 20°C, while days are little chillier, around 35°C. You will leave for home on the 25th (Thu).

Things to do in Girona

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Figueres, Vila Vella (Old Town), Salvador Dali House
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Patronat Call de Girona ©
Patronat Call de Girona
Vila Vella (Old Town) ©
Vila Vella (Old Town)
Salvador Dali House ©
Salvador Dali House