18 days in Spain Itinerary

18 days in Spain Itinerary

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18 days in Spain Itinerary

Start: Toronto
Fly:  12​h 30​min
1
Seville
— 2 nights
bus:  1​h 45​min
2
Ronda
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Nerja
— 1 night
+2
bus + train + Fly:  5​h 30​min
4
Valencia
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
5
Ibiza Town, Ibiza
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
6
Barcelona
— 3 nights
train:  2​h 45​min
7
Madrid
— 4 nights
Fly:  10​h 30​min
End: Toronto

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.
Visit Royal Alcázar of Seville and Catedral de Sevilla for their historical value. Do your shopping at Malanga - Hecho a Mano and DIWAP Gallery. The adventure continues: admire the striking features of Plaza de España, take a stroll through Barrio Santa Cruz, find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, and don't miss a visit to Metropol Parasol.

To see reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Seville trip planner.

Toronto, Canada to Seville is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Toronto to Seville is 6 hours. Traveling from Toronto in August, you will find days in Seville are a bit warmer (38°C), and nights are about the same (23°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Ronda.

Things to do in Seville

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

1
night
Ronda

Ronda
Renowned for its deep gorge, the quaint, whitewashed village of Ronda has preserved its charm as an Andalusian country village.
To find other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read Ronda day trip website .

You can drive from Seville to Ronda in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 41°C, and evening lows to 23°C. You will leave for Nerja on the 20th (Tue).

Things to do in Ronda

Outdoors Tours Historic Sites
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1
night
Nerja

Nerja ©
Nerja is a municipality on the Costa del Sol in the province of Málaga in the autonomous community of Andalusia in southern Spain. On the 20th (Tue), Head underground at Fundación Cueva de Nerja, enjoy the sand and surf at Burriana Beach, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of El Salvador, and finally don't miss a visit to Balcon de Europa.

For ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Nerja trip planner .

Getting from Ronda to Nerja by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, daily temperatures in Nerja can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can travel to Valencia.

Things to do in Nerja

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Burriana Beach ©
Burriana Beach
Fundación Cueva de Nerja ©
Fundación Cueva de Nerja
Church of El Salvador ©
Church of El Salvador

2
nights
Valencia

Valencia ©
A charming old city originally founded as a Roman colony, Valencia is the country’s third-largest urban center.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Wed): browse the eclectic array of goods at Central Market (Mercado Central) and then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Bioparc Valencia. On the next day, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, then contemplate the waterfront views at Jardi del Turia, then contemplate the long history of Valencia Cathedral, and finally steep yourself in history at La Lonja de la Seda.

To see photos, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Valencia trip planner .

Getting from Nerja to Valencia by combination of bus and flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Nerja in August, you will find days in Valencia are slightly colder (36°C), and nights are about the same (25°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time to travel to Ibiza Town.

Things to do in Valencia

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites
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Bioparc Valencia ©
Bioparc Valencia
Central Market of Valencia ©
Central Market of Valencia
Valencia Cathedral ©
Valencia Cathedral

3
nights
Ibiza Town, Ibiza

Ibiza Town ©
As the island’s largest city and most-visited site, Ibiza is famous for its electric nightlife and lively Mediterranean culture.
Relax by the water at Platja de ses Salines and Playa Cala Salada. Take a break from the city and head to Cala Comte and Castle of Ibiza. Venture out of the city with trips to Sant Antoni de Portmany (Cala Bassa & Cala Saladeta). There's much more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Ibiza Cathedral, look for gifts at Hippy Market Punta Arabia, kick back and relax at Cala Moli, and take a stroll through Dalt Vila.

To find maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Ibiza Town trip builder .

Getting from Valencia to Ibiza Town by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In August, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Ibiza Town

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Sant Antoni de Portmany, Hippy Market Punta Arabi, Cala Comte
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Cala Comte ©
Cala Comte
Platja de ses Salines ©
Platja de ses Salines
Castell de Eivissa ©
Castell de Eivissa

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.
Visiting Scuba & Snorkeling and Barceloneta Beach will get you outdoors. Your inner history buff will appreciate El Barri Gòtic and Casa Batllo. There's still lots to do: browse the fresh offerings at La Boqueria, don't miss a visit to Magic Fountain (Font Magica), stroll around Parc Guell, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral.

For ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Barcelona trip builder .

Getting from Ibiza Town to Barcelona by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: ride a ferry; or do a combination of ferry and bus. August in Barcelona sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 25°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) so you can take a train to Madrid.

Things to do in Barcelona

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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La Boqueria ©
La Boqueria
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia

4
nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Do your shopping at Mercado San Miguel and Gran Via. Royal Palace of Madrid and Church of Santo Tomé will appeal to history buffs. Get out of town with these interesting Madrid side-trips: Segovia (Old City, La Juderia, & more) and Toledo (Catedral Primada & Casco Historico de Toledo). Next up on the itinerary: admire the natural beauty at Retiro Park, admire the striking features of Plaza Mayor, learn about winemaking at Pinkleton & Wine, and examine the collection at Prado National Museum.

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Take a train from Barcelona to Madrid in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. When traveling from Barcelona in August, plan for a bit warmer days in Madrid, with highs around 39°C, while nights are slightly colder with lows around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Madrid

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Segovia, Toledo
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Casco Historico de Toledo ©
Casco Historico de Toledo
Plaza Mayor ©
Plaza Mayor
Catedral Primada ©
Catedral Primada

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