53 days in Spain Itinerary

53 days in Spain Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  11 h 30 min
1
Madrid
— 7 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Salamanca
— 5 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
3
San Sebastian - Donostia
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Bilbao
— 6 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
5
Seville
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
6
Ronda
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
7
Malaga
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
8
Granada
— 6 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
9
Barcelona
— 6 nights
Fly:  13 h 15 min
End: New Delhi

7
nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Prado National Museum and Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza will appeal to museum buffs. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Madrid: Acueduct of Segovia (in Segovia) and Real Sitio de San Lorenzo de El Escorial (in San Lorenzo de El Escorial). And it doesn't end there: stroll around Parque del Retiro, take an in-depth tour of National Archaeological Museum of Spain, browse the eclectic array of goods at Mercado San Miguel, and admire the masterpieces at Museo Sorolla.

To see photos, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Madrid online trip itinerary builder.

New Delhi, India to Madrid is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. Traveling from New Delhi to Madrid, you'll gain 4.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from New Delhi in September, expect Madrid to be a bit cooler, temps between 32°C and 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Salamanca.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Acueduct of Segovia, Real Sitio de San Lorenzo de El Escorial
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Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza ©
Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza
Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia ©

5
nights
Salamanca

Salamanca ©
Salamanca is one of the most visited cities in Spain.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Museum of Art Nouveau and Art Deco Casa Lis and General Archive of the Spanish Civil War. There's much more to do: make a trip to Plaza Mayor, take in the spiritual surroundings of New Cathedral (Catedral Nueva), steep yourself in history at Convento de las Duenas, and get to know the fascinating history of Ciudad Vieja de Salamanca.

To find where to stay, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Salamanca tour itinerary maker site.

You can drive from Madrid to Salamanca in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Madrid in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Salamanca, with lows of 10°C. On the 18th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to San Sebastian - Donostia.

Things to do in Salamanca

Historic Sites Outdoors Museums
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Ciudad Vieja de Salamanca ©
Ciudad Vieja de Salamanca
Museum of Art Nouveau and Art Deco Casa Lis ©
General Archive of the Spanish Civil War ©
General Archive of the Spanish Civil War

5
nights
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.
Dedicate the 22nd (Fri) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's still lots to do: indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, stroll through Ondarreta Beach, get outside with Penas de Aia, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Monte Igueldo.

To find ratings, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the San Sebastian - Donostia travel itinerary planner.

Getting from Salamanca to San Sebastian - Donostia by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. While traveling from Salamanca, expect slightly colder days and somewhat warmer nights in San Sebastian - Donostia, ranging from highs of 27°C to lows of 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) early enough to go by car to Bilbao.

Things to do in San Sebastian - Donostia

Parks Outdoors Tours
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La Concha Beach ©
La Concha Beach
San Telmo Museoa ©
San Telmo Museoa
Wine Tours & Tastings

6
nights
Bilbao

A city of stunning architectural and artistic heritage, Bilbao is situated on the banks of the Nervión River.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Guggenheim Museum Bilbao and Museo Maritimo Ria de Bilbao. Next up on the itinerary: savor the flavors at Food & Drink, gain insight at Deusto University, browse the exhibits of Museum of Sacred Art (Museo de Arte Sacro), and explore the world behind art at Bilbao Fine Arts Museum.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Bilbao trip itinerary tool.

You can drive from San Sebastian - Donostia to Bilbao in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) so you can travel to Seville.

Things to do in Bilbao

Tours Museums Parks
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Food Tours
Guggenheim Museum Bilbao ©
Guggenheim Museum Bilbao
Bilbao Fine Arts Museum ©
Bilbao Fine Arts Museum

6
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.
Appreciate the collections at Museo De Bellas Artes De Sevilla and Hospital de los Venerables. The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Plaza de España, wander the streets of Barrio Santa Cruz, head outdoors with Rent a Bike Sevilla, and admire the natural beauty at Parque de Maria Luisa.

To see maps, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Seville travel planner.

Traveling by flight from Bilbao to Seville takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. September in Seville sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can drive to Ronda.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Fun & Games Theme Parks
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Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville
Museo De Bellas Artes De Sevilla ©
Museo De Bellas Artes De Sevilla
Hospital de los Venerables ©
Hospital de los Venerables

5
nights
Ronda

Ronda ©
Renowned for its deep gorge, the quaint, whitewashed village of Ronda has preserved its charm as an Andalusian country village.
You'll explore and learn at Museo Peinado and Museo Lara. There's lots more to do: learn about winemaking at Bodega Garcia Hidalgo, look for all kinds of wild species at Reservatauro Ronda, snap pictures at Puente Nuevo, and awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area.

Make your Ronda itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

You can drive from Seville to Ronda in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In October in Ronda, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can go by car to Malaga.

Things to do in Ronda

Wineries Tours Parks
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Highlights from your plan
Dona Felisa Winery ©
Dona Felisa Winery
Museo Lara ©
Museo Lara
Museo Peinado ©
Museo Peinado

5
nights
Malaga

Malaga ©
Modern yet historic, Málaga is a lively city famous for being the birthplace of Pablo Picasso.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Malaga: Butterfly Park of Benalmadena (in Benalmadena) and Nerja (Balcony of Europe, Church of El Salvador, &more). Next up on the itinerary: get engrossed in the history at Alcazaba and identify plant and animal life at Borrasca Experience.

For ratings, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Malaga trip planner.

Drive from Ronda to Malaga in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. October in Malaga sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 19°C at night. You'll set off for Granada on the 15th (Sun).

Things to do in Malaga

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Nerja, Benalmadena
Find places to stay Oct 10 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
Playa de la Cala el Canuelo ©
Playa de la Cala el Canuelo
Alcazaba ©
Alcazaba
Río Chíllar ©
Río Chíllar

6
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.
Let the collections at Casa Museo Max Moreau and Archive Saint John of God Museum capture your imagination. There's much more to do: step into the grandiose world of Alhambra, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica de San Juan de Dios, appreciate the extensive heritage of Mirador de San Nicolas, and make a trip to Plaza de San Nicolas.

To see ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Granada road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Malaga to Granada takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Malaga in October since evenings lows in Granada dip to 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites Parks Museums
Find places to stay Oct 15 — 21:
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Alhambra ©
Alhambra
Casa Museo Max Moreau ©
Casa Museo Max Moreau
Science Park (Parque de las Ciencias) ©
Science Park (Parque de las Ciencias)

6
nights
Barcelona

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Appreciate the collections at Museu Picasso and Joan Miro Foundation. The adventure continues: admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo, browse the fresh offerings at La Boqueria, walk around Parc Guell, and awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area.

For ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Barcelona trip planner.

You can fly from Granada to Barcelona in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Traveling from Granada in October, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Barcelona, with lows around 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Barcelona

Museums Wineries Parks
Find places to stay Oct 21 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
Museu Picasso ©
Museu Picasso
Carrer del Mirador del Palau Nacional ©
Carrer del Mirador del Palau Nacional

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