31 days in Spain Itinerary

31 days in Spain Itinerary

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Start: Riyadh
Fly:  12 h 30 min
1
Malaga
— 4 nights
Train:  1 h 15 min
2
Cordoba
— 4 nights
Fly:  5 h
3
Costa Teguise, Lanzarote
— 4 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
4
Maspalomas, Gran Canaria
— 3 nights
Fly:  6 h 45 min
5
Leon
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
6
Salamanca
— 4 nights
Drive:  5 h 15 min
7
Zaragoza
— 4 nights
Fly:  3 h
8
Ibiza Town, Ibiza
— 5 nights
Fly:  11 h 15 min
End: Riyadh

4
nights
Malaga

Malaga ©
Modern yet historic, Málaga is a lively city famous for being the birthplace of Pablo Picasso.
Get a sense of the local culture at Teatro Romano and Castillo de Gibralfaro. Take a break from the city and head to Butterfly Park of Benalmadena and Fundación Cueva de Nerja. Venture out of the city with trips to Nerja (Balcony of Europe & Burriana Beach), Puente Nuevo (in Ronda) and Marbella Old Town (in Marbella). There's still lots to do: look for all kinds of wild species at El Torcal de Antequera, steep yourself in history at Malaga Cathedral, and walk around Parque de Malaga.

For reviews, photos, maps, and more tourist information, use the Malaga trip planner.

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia to Malaga is an approximately 12.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight, ferry, and bus; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Arabian Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 2 hours. While traveling from Riyadh, expect a bit cooler days and cooler nights in Malaga, ranging from highs of 36°C to lows of 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to take a train to Cordoba.

Things to do in Malaga

Parks Wildlife Beaches

Side Trips

Nerja, Puente Nuevo, Butterfly Park of Benalmadena, Marbella Old Town, El Torcal de Antequera
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Butterfly Park of Benalmadena ©
Butterfly Park of Benalmadena
Teatro Romano ©
Teatro Romano
Burriana Beach ©
Burriana Beach

4
nights
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.
Visit Jaén Cathedral and Jewish Quarter (Juderia) for their historical value. Iglesia de Nuestra Senora de los Banos and Medina Azahara - Conjunto Arqueológico Madinat al-Zahra will appeal to museum buffs. There's lots more to do: make a trip to Patio de los Naranjos, take in the views from Roman Bridge, browse the eclectic array of goods at Mercado Victoria, and steep yourself in history at Alcazar de los Reyes Cristianos.

For ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Cordoba road trip site.

You can take a train from Malaga to Cordoba in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Malaga in July, plan for somewhat warmer days in Cordoba, with highs around 44°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to travel to Costa Teguise.

Things to do in Cordoba

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trips

Iglesia de Nuestra Senora de los Banos, Jaén Cathedral
Find places to stay Jul 5 — 9:
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Jewish Quarter (Juderia) ©
Jewish Quarter (Juderia)
Jaén Cathedral ©
Jaén Cathedral
Calleja de las Flores ©
Calleja de las Flores

4
nights
Costa Teguise, Lanzarote

Costa Teguise ©
Set along the eastern coast of Lanzarote, Costa Teguise is a well-known area for beach vacations because of its sandy shores and year-round warm weather.
Casa / Museo Cesar Manrique and Museo de Arte Sacro will appeal to museum buffs. Museo Lagomar and Galerie Atelier Guttenberger Schultz Teseguite are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Surf Spot Famara, admire the natural beauty at Jardin de Cactus, look for gifts at Haria Artesanal, and examine the collection at Fundacion Cesar Manrique.

To find more things to do, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Costa Teguise trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Cordoba to Costa Teguise takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Cordoba to Costa Teguise is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Cordoba in July, expect nights in Costa Teguise to be about the same, around 24°C, while days are little chillier, around 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to travel to Maspalomas.

Things to do in Costa Teguise

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Lanzarote, Haria, Mala, Lanzarote Karting, Galerie Atelier Guttenberger Schultz Teseguite
Find places to stay Jul 9 — 13:
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Casa / Museo Cesar Manrique ©
Casa / Museo Cesar Manrique
Surf Spot Famara ©
Surf Spot Famara
Scuba & Snorkeling

3
nights
Maspalomas, Gran Canaria

Maspalomas ©
Fondly referred to as “El Sur” by the locals, Maspalomas serves as a hub of entertainment and beach activity on Gran Canary Island.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at El Faro de Maspalomas and Vegueta. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Playa de Mogan and Las Canteras Beach. Take a break from Maspalomas with a short trip to Roque Nublo in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, about 1h 10 min away. The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de Amadores and take in the dramatic natural features at Reserva Natural Especial de Las Dunas de Maspalomas.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Maspalomas travel planner.

Getting from Costa Teguise to Maspalomas by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: ride a ferry. In July, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Leon.

Things to do in Maspalomas

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Playa de Mogan, Playa de Amadores
Find places to stay Jul 13 — 16:
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Roque Nublo ©
Roque Nublo
Playa de Amadores ©
Playa de Amadores
Playa de Mogan ©
Playa de Mogan

1
night
Leon

Leon ©
León is the capital of the province of León, located in the northwest of Spain. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Astorga Cathedral, then admire the landmark architecture of Palacio De Gaudi, and then explore the historical opulence of Diputación Provincial De León. On the 18th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some serene contemplation at Santa Maria de Leon Cathedral, pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia de San Salvador de Palat del Rey, look for gifts at La tienda de te-Leon, then explore the world behind art at Museo Gaudi Casa Botines, then admire the landmark architecture of Antiguo Convento de San Marcos, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at La Basilica De San Isidoro De Leon.

For photos, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Leon holiday planner.

Fly from Maspalomas to Leon in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of ferry and car. The time zone changes from Western European Standard Time (WET) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect slightly colder evenings in Leon when traveling from Maspalomas in July, with lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Salamanca.

Things to do in Leon

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Astorga
Find places to stay Jul 16 — 18:
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Astorga Cathedral ©
Astorga Cathedral
Antiguo Convento de San Marcos ©
Antiguo Convento de San Marcos
Museo Gaudi Casa Botines ©
Museo Gaudi Casa Botines

4
nights
Salamanca

Salamanca ©
Salamanca is one of the most visited cities in Spain.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Cathedral of Avila and Plaza Mayor de Valladolid. You'll discover tucked-away gems like New Cathedral (Catedral Nueva) and Ieronimus. Get out of town with these interesting Salamanca side-trips: Ermita de San Roque (in Aldeamayor de San Martin), Museo Nacional de Escultura (in Valladolid) and Avila (The Four Posts & The Walls of Avila). There's still lots to do: admire the striking features of St. Stephen's Convent (Convento de San Esteban), explore the world behind art at Museum of Art Nouveau and Art Deco Casa Lis, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Old Cathedral (Catedral Vieja), and pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica de Santa Teresa.

To find other places to visit, maps, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Salamanca trip planner.

You can drive from Leon to Salamanca in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. When traveling from Leon in July, plan for somewhat warmer days in Salamanca, with highs around 37°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to drive to Zaragoza.

Things to do in Salamanca

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Avila, Valladolid, Ermita de San Roque, Basilica de Santa Teresa
Find places to stay Jul 18 — 22:
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Cathedral of Avila ©
Cathedral of Avila
New Cathedral (Catedral Nueva) ©
New Cathedral (Catedral Nueva)
Ieronimus ©
Ieronimus

4
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.
Popular historic sites such as Palacio Real de Olite and Monasterio de Piedra are in your itinerary. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Ruta De Las Pasarelas and Catedral del Salvador de Zaragoza. Step out of Zaragoza to go to Nuevalos and see Parque Monasterio De piedra, Zaragoza Spain, which is approximately 1h 25 min away. There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to El Tubo, contemplate the long history of Basilica de Nuestra Senora del Pilar, and appreciate the history behind Palacio de la Aljaferia.

For maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Zaragoza trip site.

You can drive from Salamanca to Zaragoza in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Salamanca in July, expect a bit warmer with lows of 22°C in Zaragoza. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Ibiza Town.

Things to do in Zaragoza

Parks Historic Sites Trails

Side Trips

Parque Monasterio De piedra, Zaragoza Spain, Palacio Real de Olite, Ruta De Las Pasarelas
Find places to stay Jul 22 — 26:
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Palacio Real de Olite ©
Palacio Real de Olite
Parque Monasterio De piedra, Zaragoza Spain ©
Parque Monasterio De piedra, Zaragoza Spain
Monasterio de Piedra ©
Monasterio de Piedra

5
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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Playa Cala Salada and Playa de Llevant. Escape the urban bustle at Cala Saladeta and Castell de Eivissa. There's much more to do: take a leisurely stroll along Puerto de Ibiza, wander the streets of Dalt Vila, step off the mainland to explore Es Vedra, and stroll through Cala Comte.

For more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Ibiza Town road trip site.

Getting from Zaragoza to Ibiza Town by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of car and ferry. When traveling from Zaragoza in July, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Ibiza Town: temperatures range from 34°C by day to 25°C at night. On the 31st (Wed), you're off to home.

Things to do in Ibiza Town

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Sant Antoni de Portmany, Cala Comte, Playa de Llevant
Find places to stay Jul 26 — 31:
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Playa de Llevant ©
Playa de Llevant
Playa Cala Salada
Playa Cala Salada
Cala Saladeta ©
Cala Saladeta

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