42 days in Spain Itinerary

42 days in Spain Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Seville
1
Seville
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Cadiz
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
3
Ronda
— 2 nights
Bus:  1 h 15 min
4
Marbella
— 2 nights
Bus:  45 min
5
Malaga
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
6
Granada
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
7
Cordoba
— 2 nights
Train:  3 h 15 min
8
Valencia
— 6 nights
Fly:  3 h
9
Bilbao
— 8 nights
Fly:  3 h
10
Madrid
— 14 nights
Train:  2 h 45 min
End: Seville

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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.
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The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Seville. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in February, and nighttime lows around 8°C. On the 5th (Tue), you're off to Cadiz.

Things to do in Seville

Nightlife Tours Outdoors
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Cadiz

Cadiz ©
Cádiz is a city and port in southwestern Spain. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Torre Tavira and Yacimiento Arqueologico Gadir. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Cadiz: Palacio del Virrey Laserna (in Jerez De La Frontera), Palace of Medina Sidonia (in Sanlucar de Barrameda) and Faro de Chipiona (in Chipiona). The adventure continues: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Cadiz, take in the exciting artwork at Bodegas Tradicion, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and explore the world behind art at Museum of Cadiz.

For maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Cadiz journey planner.

Traveling by car from Seville to Cadiz takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In February in Cadiz, expect temperatures between 18°C during the day and 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to drive to Ronda.

Things to do in Cadiz

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Jerez De La Frontera, Playa de La Fontanilla, Palace of Medina Sidonia, Faro de Chipiona, Cabo Trafalgar
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Museum of Cadiz ©
Museum of Cadiz
Torre Tavira ©
Torre Tavira
Catedral de Cadiz ©
Catedral de Cadiz

2
nights
Ronda

Renowned for its deep gorge, the quaint, whitewashed village of Ronda has preserved its charm as an Andalusian country village.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Fri): explore the stunning scenery at El Tajo de Ronda and then take in the views from Puente Nuevo. Here are some ideas for day two: see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour.

For more things to do, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read our Ronda trip maker website.

Traveling by car from Cadiz to Ronda takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect little chillier evenings in Ronda when traveling from Cadiz in February, with lows around 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to take a bus to Marbella.

Things to do in Ronda

Outdoors Tours Parks
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Climbing Tours
Puente Nuevo ©
Puente Nuevo
El Tajo de Ronda ©
El Tajo de Ronda

2
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Marbella

Marbella ©
Once a village of humble fishermen, Marbella is now one of the most cosmopolitan beach resorts on Spain’s world-famous Costa del Sol, boasting swanky nightclubs, classy hotels, and expensive restaurants.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sat): get outside with Beach Fit Marbella. Keep things going the next day: go for a stroll along the water at Puerto Banus Marina, then make a trip to Plaza Constitucion, then appreciate the extensive heritage of La Plaza de los Chinorros, and finally wander the streets of Marbella Old Town.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Marbella vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Ronda to Marbella by bus takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive. In February, daytime highs in Marbella are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. On the 11th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a bus to Malaga.

Things to do in Marbella

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Fuengirola
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Puerto Banus Marina ©
Puerto Banus Marina
Marbella Old Town ©
Marbella Old Town
Bioparc ©
Bioparc

2
nights
Malaga

Modern yet historic, Málaga is a lively city famous for being the birthplace of Pablo Picasso.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Mon): enjoy breathtaking views from Balcony of Europe. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Tue): indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area.

To see traveler tips, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Malaga day trip planner.

You can take a bus from Marbella to Malaga in an hour. Another option is to drive. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in February, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can go by car to Granada.

Things to do in Malaga

Tours Shopping

Side Trip

Balcony of Europe
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Balcony of Europe ©
Balcony of Europe
Food Tours

2
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Thu): contemplate the long history of Mirador de San Nicolas, make a trip to Plaza de San Nicolas, and then look and learn at Science Park (Parque de las Ciencias). Keep things going the next day: explore the historical opulence of Alhambra.

To see traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Granada trip itinerary planning app.

Traveling by car from Malaga to Granada takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In February, Granada is slightly colder than Malaga - with highs of 14°C and lows of 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can go by car to Cordoba.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites Childrens Museums Museums
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Alhambra ©
Alhambra
Science Park (Parque de las Ciencias) ©
Science Park (Parque de las Ciencias)
Plaza de San Nicolas ©
Plaza de San Nicolas

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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.
Here are some ideas for day two: admire the striking features of Posada del Potro, make a trip to Patios de Cordoba, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba, then make a trip to Puerta del Almodovar, and finally make a trip to Cairuan Street.

For photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Cordoba trip itinerary maker website.

Traveling by car from Granada to Cordoba takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Granada in February, expect nights in Cordoba to be about the same, around 5°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train to Valencia.

Things to do in Cordoba

Historic Sites Museums
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Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba ©
Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba
Roman Bridge ©
Roman Bridge
Patios de Cordoba ©
Patios de Cordoba

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Valencia

Valencia ©
A charming old city originally founded as a Roman colony, Valencia is the country’s third-largest urban center.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Jardi del Turia and Balcon del Mediterraneo. Change things up with these side-trips from Valencia: La Cruz de Benidorm (in Benidorm) and Castell de Xativa (in Xativa). The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Valencia Cathedral, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chapel of the Holy Grail, make a trip to Plaza de la Reina, and examine the collection at Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias.

To see ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Valencia online trip maker.

You can take a train from Cordoba to Valencia in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In February, daily temperatures in Valencia can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can travel to Bilbao.

Things to do in Valencia

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Benidorm, Castell de Xativa
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Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias ©
Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias
Jardi del Turia ©
Jardi del Turia
Valencia Cathedral ©
Valencia Cathedral

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nights
Bilbao

A city of stunning architectural and artistic heritage, Bilbao is situated on the banks of the Nervión River.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Room Escape Games and Peine del Viento. Change things up with these side-trips from Bilbao: Bodegas Lecea (in San Asensio), Haro (Bodegas Muga & Bodegas Lopez de Heredia Vina Tondonia) and San Sebastian - Donostia (Plaza de la Constitucion, Parte Vieja, &more). Dedicate the 3rd (Sun) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. And it doesn't end there: wander the streets of Casco Viejo, look for all kinds of wild species at Anillo Verde, contemplate the long history of Historic Center of Hondarribia, and learn about winemaking at Vivanco. Cultura de Vino.

To see reviews, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, use the Bilbao day trip planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Valencia to Bilbao takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Valencia in February, expect nights in Bilbao to be about the same, around 5°C, while days are slightly colder, around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to travel to Madrid.

Things to do in Bilbao

Parks Wineries Nature

Side Trips

San Sebastian - Donostia, Haro, Vitoria-Gasteiz, cueva del castillo, Bodegas Lecea
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Room Escape Games
Casco Viejo ©
Casco Viejo

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nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Casco Historico de Toledo and Alcazar of Segovia. Get out of town with these interesting Madrid side-trips: Toledo (Catedral Primada, Mirador del Valle, &more), Plaza Mayor (in Almazan) and Catedral de Segovia (in Segovia). There's still lots to do: walk around Parque del Retiro, steep yourself in history at Royal Palace of Madrid, explore the world behind art at Prado National Museum, and make a trip to The Walls of Avila.

To see traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Madrid trip itinerary planning tool.

Fly from Bilbao to Madrid in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in March, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to take a train back home.

Things to do in Madrid

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Toledo, Avila, Segovia, Parroquia de Santa Genoveva Torres Morales, Plaza Mayor
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The Walls of Avila ©
The Walls of Avila
Parque del Retiro ©
Parque del Retiro
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid

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