15 days in Spain Itinerary

15 days in Spain Itinerary

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Fly
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Madrid
— 3 nights
Drive
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Avila
— 1 night
Drive
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Segovia
— 1 night
Train
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Salamanca
— 3 nights
Drive
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Seville
— 2 nights
Train
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Cordoba
— 1 night
Drive
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Granada
— 2 nights
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Madrid

Cultural Capital of Spain

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Prado National Museum and Plaza Mayor. Get some historical perspective at Monastery of San Juan de los Reyes and Plaza mayor de Chinchon. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Madrid: Toledo (MQM Museo del Queso Manchego Toledo & Casco Historico de Toledo) and Playa del Alberche (in Aldea del Fresno). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Royal Palace of Madrid and admire the masterpieces at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, go to the Madrid trip itinerary tool.

San Juan, Puerto Rico to Madrid is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. Traveling from San Juan to Madrid, you'll lose 5 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from San Juan in May, plan for slightly colder days and cooler nights in Madrid: temperatures range from 28°C by day to 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Avila.

Things to do in Madrid

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 26 — 29:

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Avila

Start off your visit on the 30th (Sat): delve into the distant past at Castro de Las Cogotas, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of San Juan Bautista, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of Santiago, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Chapel of San Segundo.

To find maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Avila trip planner.

You can drive from Madrid to Avila in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Madrid in May, expect a bit cooler with lows of 9°C in Avila. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Segovia.

Things to do in Avila

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay May 29 — 30:

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Segovia

Light of Castilla

As one of Spain’s most well-preserved medieval cities, Segovia is known for its 1st-century Roman aqueduct that runs through the city center.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Iglesia de San Millán, examine the collection at House Museum of Antonio Machado, make a trip to La Muralla de Segovia, then visit Old City, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Catedral de Segovia.

For where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Segovia online sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Avila to Segovia in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Avila in May, Segovia is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train to Salamanca.

Things to do in Segovia

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay May 30 — 31:

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Salamanca

Golden City

Salamanca is one of the most visited cities in Spain.
Visit Ciudad Vieja de Salamanca and Convento de las Duenas for their historical value. Kids will enjoy Santa María La Antigua and Academia de Caballeria. Change things up with these side-trips from Salamanca: Santa María Magdalena de Zamora (in Zamora) and Bodega Muelas (in Tordesillas). There's much more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Old Cathedral (Catedral Vieja), explore the historical opulence of Palacio de Monterrey, steep yourself in history at Escuelas Menores, and admire the striking features of Palacio de Anaya.

To see maps, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Salamanca trip planner.

Take a train from Segovia to Salamanca in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Segovia in May, Salamanca is little chillier at night with lows of 8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to go by car to Seville.

Things to do in Salamanca

Historic Sites · Museums · Wineries

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 31 — Jun 3:

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Seville

City of Towers

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 4th (Thu), steep yourself in history at Royal Alcázar of Seville, then contemplate the long history of Royal Tobacco Factory, then don't miss a visit to Plaza de España, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Sevilla. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Iglesia de la Magdalena, then delve into the distant past at Archaeological Ensemble of Italica, and then take a stroll through Barrio Santa Cruz.

For ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Seville planning website.

Getting from Salamanca to Seville by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or take a train. Traveling from Salamanca in June, expect a bit warmer with lows of 20°C in Seville. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) to allow time to take a train to Cordoba.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jun 3 — 5:

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Cordoba

Pearl of Muslim Spain

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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Fri): admire the masterpieces at Museo del Guadameci Omeya. Exposicion de Ramon Garcia Romero y Jose Carlos V. Garcia.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Cordoba day trip planning site.

Traveling by train from Seville to Cordoba takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Seville, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Cordoba, ranging from highs of 40°C to lows of 19°C. On the 6th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Granada.

Things to do in Cordoba

Museums · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jun 5 — 6:

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Granada

Pearl of Spain

Granada boasts numerous well-preserved examples of exquisite Moorish architecture, not the least of which is the Alhambra, an ancient citadel and royal palace.
On the 6th (Sat), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica de San Juan de Dios. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Sun): step into the grandiose world of Nasrid Palaces, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mezquita Mayor de Granada, steep yourself in history at Mirador de San Nicolas, then contemplate the long history of La Madraza, and finally hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour.

To find reviews, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read our Granada trip planner.

Traveling by car from Cordoba to Granada takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Cordoba in June: highs in Granada hover around 35°C, while lows dip to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites · Parks · Tours · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 6 — 8:

Spain travel guide

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Beaches · Landmarks · Architectural Buildings
A colorful country known for its relaxed lifestyle, vibrant nightlife, excellent food, and world-famous folklore and festivals, Spain boasts a huge number of World Heritage Sites and other spectacular places to visit. It also deserves its reputation as a beach vacation destination; the Western edge of the Mediterranean Sea is home to some of the world’s top beaches. But Spain’s geography is so much more than just soft, sandy shores. Its landscapes are as diverse as its people, ranging from lush meadows and snowy mountains to huge marshes and sprawling deserts. The countryside bursts with unspoiled villages of timeless beauty and old-world charm, as well as vast and varied nature preserves.