16 days in Spain Itinerary

16 days in Spain Itinerary

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Fly
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Seville
— 3 nights
Train
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Cordoba
— 2 nights
Train
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Malaga
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Granada
— 2 nights
Fly
5
Madrid
— 5 nights
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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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Archaeological Ensemble of Italica and Colegiata de Osuna. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Plaza de España and Casa Palacio de Las Duenas. Change things up with a short trip to Museo de la Piel de Ubrique in Ubrique (about 1h 40 min away). There's lots more to do: contemplate the long history of Royal Alcázar of Seville, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise du Divin Sauveur, take in the spiritual surroundings of Iglesia de la Magdalena, and explore the galleries of Museo Palacio de la Condesa de Lebrija.

For photos, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read Seville trip itinerary planner.

Toronto, Canada to Seville is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 6 hour difference. Traveling from Toronto in March, expect Seville to be warmer, temps between 21°C and 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) to allow time to take a train to Cordoba.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

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2
nights
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 6th (Fri): examine the collection at Centro Flamenco Fosforito, see the interesting displays at Museo del Guadameci Omeya. Exposicion de Ramon Garcia Romero y Jose Carlos V. Garcia, then examine the collection at Casa de las Cabezas- Patios de Leyenda, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Calleja del Panuelo. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Parroquia de San Lorenzo Mártir, then contemplate the long history of Alcazar de los Reyes Cristianos, and then see the interesting displays at Museo Municipal de Arte Taurino.

To see photos, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read Cordoba online attractions planner.

Getting from Seville to Cordoba by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Cordoba are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to take a train to Malaga.

Things to do in Cordoba

Historic Sites · Museums
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2
nights
Malaga

Capital of the Costa del Sol

Modern yet historic, Málaga is a lively city famous for being the birthplace of Pablo Picasso.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sun): admire the masterpieces at Museo de Malaga, then browse the exhibits of Alcazaba, and then examine the collection at Colección del Museo Ruso. On the next day, pause for some serene contemplation at Santuario de la Victoria, then admire the landmark architecture of Malaga Cathedral, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Iglesia de Los Martires, and finally make a trip to Alcazaba de Antequera.

For maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Malaga trip app.

Traveling by train from Cordoba to Malaga takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Malaga can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Granada.

Things to do in Malaga

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

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2
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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.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Tue): step into the grandiose world of Alhambra, steep yourself in history at Plaza de los Aljibes, and then explore the historical opulence of Nasrid Palaces. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Guadix Cathedral, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Mirador de San Nicolas, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica de San Juan de Dios.

For maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Granada trip builder.

Getting from Malaga to Granada by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Malaga in March: high temperatures in Granada hover around 19°C and lows are around 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to travel to Madrid.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites

Side Trip

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5
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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.
Let the collections at Prado National Museum and Catedral de Segovia capture your imagination. Get some cultural insight at Alcazar of Segovia and The Walls of Avila. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Madrid: Plaza mayor de Chinchon (in Chinchon), Monastery of San Juan de los Reyes (in Toledo) and Catedral de Santa Maria de Siguenza (in Siguenza). There's lots more to do: contemplate the long history of Basilica de San Vicente, admire the landmark architecture of Royal Palace of Madrid, don't miss a visit to Plaza Mayor, and take in the exciting artwork at Cava Baja Gallery.

To see photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Madrid trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Granada to Madrid takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In March in Madrid, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 5°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Madrid

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

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Spain travel guide

4.4
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.