12 days in Spain Itinerary

12 days in Spain Itinerary

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Start: Chennai
Fly:  17 h
1
Madrid
— 2 nights
Train:  2 h 45 min
2
Seville
— 2 nights
Bus:  2 h
3
Ronda
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
Granada
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h 15 min
5
Barcelona
— 4 nights
Fly:  15 h 30 min
End: Chennai

2
nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
On the 16th (Fri), steep yourself in history at Royal Palace of Madrid, then don't miss a visit to Puerta del Sol, and then explore the world behind art at Prado National Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: walk around Parque del Retiro, contemplate the long history of Plaza Mayor, and then examine the collection at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza.

For where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Madrid online vacation planner.

Chennai, India to Madrid is an approximately 17- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of train, taxi, and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 4.5 hours traveling from Chennai to Madrid. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Chennai in October: highs in Madrid hover around 26°C, while lows dip to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can catch the train to Seville.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Parque del Retiro ©
Parque del Retiro
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid

2
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.
On the 18th (Sun), contemplate the long history of Royal Alcázar of Seville, admire the landmark architecture of Plaza de Santa Marta, then take a stroll through Barrio Santa Cruz, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de Sevilla. Here are some ideas for day two: make a trip to Plaza de España, appreciate the history behind Glorieta de Becquer, then walk around Parque de Maria Luisa, and finally admire the striking features of Setas de Sevilla (Metropol Parasol).

To see maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read Seville driving holiday planning website.

You can take a train from Madrid to Seville in 3 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Madrid in October since evenings lows in Seville dip to 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to catch the bus to Ronda.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks
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Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville
Catedral de Sevilla ©
Catedral de Sevilla

2
nights
Ronda

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 20th (Tue): admire the landmark architecture of Casa Don Bosco, get great views at Mirador Paseo Blas Infante, take in breathtaking views at El Tajo de Ronda, then get great views at Mirador de Aldehuela, and finally take in the views from Puente Nuevo. On the 21st (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: learn about winemaking at Dona Felisa Winery, learn about winemaking at Bodega Garcia Hidalgo, walk around Alameda Del Tajo, then take in the views from Puente Viejo, and finally don't miss a visit to Ronda.

To find reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Ronda trip maker site.

You can take a bus from Seville to Ronda in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In October, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to drive to Granada.

Things to do in Ronda

Parks Wineries Nature
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Bodega Garcia Hidalgo ©
Bodega Garcia Hidalgo
El Tajo de Ronda ©
El Tajo de Ronda
Ronda ©
Ronda

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): take in nature's colorful creations at Generalife, admire the striking features of Court of the Lions, and then steep yourself in history at Alhambra.

To see where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Granada trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Ronda to Granada takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in October, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites Parks
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Alhambra ©
Alhambra
Court of the Lions ©
Court of the Lions
Generalife ©
Generalife

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.
Barcelona is known for parks, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, enjoy some diversion at La Casa Vella - Flamenco in Barcelona, and admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo.

To see other places to visit, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Barcelona tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Granada to Barcelona takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, taxi, and flight; or drive. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Barcelona when traveling from Granada in October, with lows around 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Tours
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell

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