27 days in Spain Itinerary

27 days in Spain Itinerary

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Start: Sydney
Fly:  26 h
1
Madrid
— 5 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
2
Cordoba
— 1 night
Train:  45 min
3
Seville
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
4
Ronda
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
5
Granada
— 4 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
6
Barcelona
— 5 nights
Fly:  26 h
End: Sydney

5
nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Appreciate the collections at Prado National Museum and Museo Sorolla. Royal Palace of Madrid and Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Take a break from Madrid with a short trip to Catedral Primada in Toledo, about 1h 20 min away. Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Plaza Mayor, admire the masterpieces at Museo Lazaro Galdiano, steep yourself in history at Casa de Campo, and stroll around Parque del Retiro.

For traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read Madrid trip itinerary planning website.

Sydney, Australia to Madrid is an approximately 25-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Sydney to Madrid is minus 9 hours. Expect warmer weather when traveling from Sydney in June: highs in Madrid hover around 36°C, while lows dip to 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can catch the train to Cordoba.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Catedral Primada
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Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid
Plaza Mayor ©
Plaza Mayor

1
night
Cordoba

Cordoba ©
Andalucía’s thousand-year-old city, Córdoba, was once the capital of both the Roman Empire and the Moorish Kingdom, representing an alluring mix of cultural and political history.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): get engrossed in the history at Medina Azahara - Conjunto Arqueológico Madinat al-Zahra, take a stroll through Jewish Quarter (Juderia), contemplate the long history of Alcazar de los Reyes Cristianos, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba, and finally take an in-depth tour of Palacio de Viana.

For maps, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Cordoba trip website.

Traveling by train from Madrid to Cordoba takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Traveling from Madrid in June, you will find days in Cordoba are somewhat warmer (40°C), and nights are about the same (19°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can catch the train to Seville.

Things to do in Cordoba

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba ©
Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba
Alcazar de los Reyes Cristianos ©
Alcazar de los Reyes Cristianos

4
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.
Get some cultural insight at Plaza de España and Barrio Santa Cruz. Get some historical perspective at Royal Alcázar of Seville and Real Maestranza de Caballeria de Sevilla. And it doesn't end there: pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de Sevilla, stop by Centro Historico de Sevilla, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica de la Macarena, and don't miss a visit to Setas de Sevilla (Metropol Parasol).

For where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Seville journey builder tool.

Getting from Cordoba to Seville by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Cordoba in June: highs in Seville hover around 35°C, while lows dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Ronda.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks

Side Trip

Archaeological Ensemble of Italica
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Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville
Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Catedral de Sevilla ©
Catedral de Sevilla

5
nights
Ronda

Ronda ©
Renowned for its deep gorge, the quaint, whitewashed village of Ronda has preserved its charm as an Andalusian country village.
Visit Baños Arabes and Iglesia de Santa Maria la Mayor for their historical value. Get some cultural insight at La Ciudad and Scott Simpson Fine Art. Get out of town with these interesting Ronda side-trips: Marbella (Marbella Old Town, Iglesia Mayor de la Encarnacion, &more). The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Casa Del Rey Moro, step into the grandiose world of Palacio de Mondragon, take in the views from Puente Viejo, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia de Ntra. Sra. de la Paz.

To see reviews, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, use the Ronda road trip planning site.

You can drive from Seville to Ronda in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in June, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can drive to Granada.

Things to do in Ronda

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trip

Marbella
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Palacio de Mondragon ©
Palacio de Mondragon
Baños Arabes ©
Baños Arabes
Museo Lara ©
Museo Lara

4
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.
Visit Alhambra and Basilica de San Juan de Dios for their historical value. You'll explore and learn at Museo de Nerja and Casa-Museo de Manuel de Falla. When in Granada, make a side trip to see Balcony of Europe in Nerja, approximately Nerja away. There's still lots to do: take a stroll through Albayzin, look and learn at Science Park (Parque de las Ciencias), see the interesting displays at Monasterio de la Concepcion, and take in nature's colorful creations at Generalife.

To find maps, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Granada online trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Ronda to Granada in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 40°C in July, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Nerja
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Alhambra ©
Alhambra
Albayzin ©
Albayzin
Mirador de San Nicolas ©
Mirador de San Nicolas

5
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 Casa Batllo. Let the collections at Museu Picasso and Parc de Montjuic capture your imagination. The adventure continues: stroll around Parc Guell, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral, appreciate the extensive heritage of El Barri Gòtic, and step into the grandiose world of Montjuic Castle.

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

Traveling by flight from Granada to Barcelona takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. When traveling from Granada in July, plan for slightly colder days in Barcelona, with highs around 34°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo

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