18 days in Spain Itinerary

18 days in Spain Itinerary

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Start: Cairo
Fly:  7 h
1
Barcelona
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
2
Granada
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
3
Ronda
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
4
Seville
— 3 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
5
Madrid
— 5 nights
Fly:  8 h
End: Cairo

3
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: don't miss a visit to Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral, take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic, and admire the striking features of Casa Mila - La Pedrera.

For reviews, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Barcelona online itinerary planner.

Cairo, Egypt to Barcelona is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Cairo to Barcelona, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Cairo in November: high temperatures in Barcelona hover around 21°C and lows are around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to travel to Granada.

Things to do in Barcelona

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

3
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.
Explore Granada's surroundings by going to Nerja (Fundación Cueva de Nerja, Balcony of Europe, &more). Next up on the itinerary: explore the historical opulence of Alhambra, wander the streets of Albayzin, take in nature's colorful creations at Generalife, and get to know the fascinating history of Mirador de San Nicolas.

To find photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Granada online travel route planner.

Getting from Barcelona to Granada by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Barcelona in November since evenings lows in Granada dip to 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) early enough to drive to Ronda.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Nerja
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Alhambra ©
Alhambra
Albayzin ©
Albayzin
Generalife ©
Generalife

3
nights
Ronda

Ronda ©
Renowned for its deep gorge, the quaint, whitewashed village of Ronda has preserved its charm as an Andalusian country village.
Ronda is known for historic sites, nature, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: do a tasting at Dona Felisa Winery, get great views at Mirador de los Viajeros Romanticos, take in the views from Puente Viejo, and explore the stunning scenery at El Tajo de Ronda.

To find ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Ronda driving holiday planning website.

Traveling by car from Granada to Ronda takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Granada in December, expect a bit warmer with lows of 7°C in Ronda. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Seville.

Things to do in Ronda

Tours Parks Wineries
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Bodega Garcia Hidalgo ©
Bodega Garcia Hidalgo
Dona Felisa Winery ©
Dona Felisa Winery
El Tajo de Ronda ©
El Tajo de Ronda

3
nights
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.
Seville is known for historic sites, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Plaza de España, awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Sevilla, and visit Barrio Santa Cruz.

To find where to stay, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Seville trip itinerary planning website.

Getting from Ronda to Seville by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. December in Seville sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 8°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can travel to Madrid.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Tours Parks
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville

5
nights
Madrid

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Step out of Madrid to go to Toledo and see Catedral Primada, which is approximately 1h 20 min away. And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at Prado National Museum, make a trip to Puerta del Sol, examine the collection at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza, and awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area.

For other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, go to the Madrid trip itinerary planning site.

Getting from Seville to Madrid by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Seville in December: high temperatures in Madrid hover around 14°C and lows are around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Catedral Primada
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Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Parque del Retiro ©
Parque del Retiro

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