17 days in Spain Itinerary

17 days in Spain Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Palma de Mallorca
— 2 nights
2
Manacor
— 1 night
3
Valencia
— 1 night
4
Seville
— 1 night
5
Oviedo
— 1 night
6
Avila
— 1 night
7
Toledo
— 1 night
8
Madrid
— 2 nights
9
Zaragoza
— 1 night
10
Barcelona
— 3 nights
11
Girona
— 2 nights

2
nights
Palma de Mallorca

Palma de Mallorca ©
Majorca, or Mallorca, is largest island in the Balearic Islands archipelago.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): step into the grandiose world of Castell de Bellver, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Palma Aquarium, make a splash at Aqualand El Arenal, explore the historical opulence of Palau de l'Almudaina, then make a trip to Placa de Cort, and finally make a trip to Can Corbella.

To find more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Palma de Mallorca vacation planner.

Naples, Italy to Palma de Mallorca is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train, bus, and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. August in Palma de Mallorca sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 23°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to drive to Manacor.

Things to do in Palma de Mallorca

Zoos & Aquariums · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Aqualand El Arenal
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Palma Aquarium ©
Palma Aquarium
Castell de Bellver ©
Castell de Bellver
Palau de l'Almudaina ©
Palau de l'Almudaina

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Manacor

Manacor ©
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Cala Anguila, then explore the fascinating underground world of Cuevas del Drach, then explore the fascinating underground world of Cuevas dels Hams, and finally have fun and explore at Rafa Nadal Museum Xperience.

For reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Manacor road trip planning website.

Drive from Palma de Mallorca to Manacor in an hour. In August, daily temperatures in Manacor can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can travel to Valencia.

Things to do in Manacor

Parks · Nature · Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Porto Cristo
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Cuevas del Drach ©
Cuevas del Drach
Cala Anguila ©
Cala Anguila
Rafa Nadal Museum Xperience ©
Rafa Nadal Museum Xperience

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Valencia

Valencia ©
A charming old city originally founded as a Roman colony, Valencia is the country’s third-largest urban center.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Tue): hunt for treasures at Central Market of Valencia, then contemplate the long history of Valencia Cathedral, then engage your brain at Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Parroquia de San Nicolas de Bari y San Pedro Martir.

To find ratings, photos, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Valencia journey planner.

Explore your travel options from Manacor to Valencia with the Route module. In August, daytime highs in Valencia are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Seville.

Things to do in Valencia

Zoos & Aquariums · Childrens Museums · Parks
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Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias ©
Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias
Central Market of Valencia ©
Central Market of Valencia
Valencia Cathedral ©
Valencia Cathedral

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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 5th (Wed), contemplate the long history of Royal Alcázar of Seville, steep yourself in history at Royal Tobacco Factory, then steep yourself in history at Plaza de España, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Sevilla.

To see reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Seville online trip builder.

You can fly from Valencia to Seville in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. In August, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to travel to Oviedo.

Things to do in Seville

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

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night
Oviedo

Oviedo ©
Oviedo is the capital city of the Principality of Asturias in northern Spain and the administrative and commercial centre of the region. Start off your visit on the 6th (Thu): appreciate the history behind Esculturas Oviedo, take in the spiritual surroundings of Catedral de San Salvador de Oviedo, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at San Miguel de Lillo, then make a trip to Santa María del Naranco. Prerrománico asturiano, and finally make a trip to Centre for Reception and Interpretation of the pre-Romanesque Asturian.

To find other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Oviedo online trip itinerary maker.

Fly from Seville to Oviedo in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In August, Oviedo is little chillier than Seville - with highs of 26°C and lows of 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Avila.

Things to do in Oviedo

Historic Sites
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Catedral de San Salvador de Oviedo ©
Catedral de San Salvador de Oviedo
San Miguel de Lillo ©
San Miguel de Lillo

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Avila

Avila ©
On the 7th (Fri), explore the ancient world of The Walls of Avila, take in panoramic vistas at Torre-campanario de la Catedral, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Avila, then admire the landmark architecture of Basilica de San Vicente, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Four Posts.

To see more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Avila attractions planning website.

Drive from Oviedo to Avila in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. When traveling from Oviedo in August, plan for somewhat warmer days in Avila, with highs around 36°C, while nights are a bit cooler with lows around 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Toledo.

Things to do in Avila

Historic Sites
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The Walls of Avila ©
The Walls of Avila
Basilica de San Vicente ©
Basilica de San Vicente
Cathedral of Avila ©
Cathedral of Avila

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Toledo

Toledo ©
Toledo is a World Heritage Site that embodies the complex cultural history of Spain while remaining a forward-moving, modern city.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sat): make a trip to Mirador del Valle, pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral Primada, take a stroll through Casco Historico de Toledo, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Synagogue of Saint Mary the White, and finally explore the world behind art at Church of Santo Tomé.

For maps, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Toledo trip planner.

Getting from Avila to Toledo by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Avila in August, Toledo is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Madrid.

Things to do in Toledo

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums
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Catedral Primada ©
Catedral Primada
Casco Historico de Toledo ©
Casco Historico de Toledo
Mirador del Valle ©
Mirador del Valle

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Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sun): stroll around Parque del Retiro, explore the world behind art at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, and then examine the collection at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza. On your second day here, admire the landmark architecture of Royal Palace of Madrid, steep yourself in history at Plaza Mayor, and then admire the masterpieces at Prado National Museum.

For ratings, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Madrid route builder site.

Traveling by car from Toledo to Madrid takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 39°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) to allow enough time to take a train to Zaragoza.

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

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Zaragoza

Zaragoza ©
The city of Zaragoza is known as the City of Four Cultures for its interwoven history of Iberian, Roman, Moorish, and Christian influences.
On the 11th (Tue), admire the striking features of Palacio de la Aljaferia, then don't miss a visit to Plaza del Pilar, then contemplate the long history of Basilica de Nuestra Senora del Pilar, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Catedral del Salvador de Zaragoza.

To see photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Zaragoza trip maker site.

You can take a train from Madrid to Zaragoza in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August in Zaragoza, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 21°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train to Barcelona.

Things to do in Zaragoza

Historic Sites
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Palacio de la Aljaferia ©
Palacio de la Aljaferia
Basilica de Nuestra Senora del Pilar ©
Basilica de Nuestra Senora del Pilar
Catedral del Salvador de Zaragoza ©
Catedral del Salvador de Zaragoza

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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: admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, make a trip to Casa Mila - La Pedrera, explore the world behind art at Museu Picasso, and shop like a local with La Boqueria.

To see photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read our Barcelona travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from Zaragoza to Barcelona takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Zaragoza in August: highs in Barcelona hover around 33°C, while lows dip to 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can catch the train to Girona.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks
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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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Girona

Catalonia’s second-largest city, Girona embodies old-world charm, with its narrow cobblestone streets and traditional Catalan culture.
Girona is known for historic sites, nature, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, don't miss a visit to Passeig de la Muralla, contemplate the long history of Pujada de Sant Domenec, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Girona Cathedral (Catedral).

To find more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Girona trip itinerary builder.

You can take a train from Barcelona to Girona in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Barcelona in August since evenings lows in Girona dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Girona

Wineries · Tours · Historic Sites
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Girona Cathedral (Catedral) ©
Girona Cathedral (Catedral)
Patronat Call de Girona ©
Patronat Call de Girona

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