20 days in Spain Itinerary

20 days in Spain Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Barcelona
— 2 nights
2
Ibiza Town, Ibiza
— 2 nights
3
Nerja
— 2 nights
4
Ronda
— 2 nights
5
Seville
— 2 nights
6
Madrid
— 3 nights
7
Salamanca
— 2 nights
8
San Sebastian - Donostia
— 1 night
9
Bilbao
— 3 nights

2
nights
Barcelona

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Sat): enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de La Barceloneta. Keep things going the next day: take in the exciting artwork at Villa del Arte Galleries, walk around Parc Guell, thenadmire the striking features of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, thenmake a trip to Casa Mila - La Pedrera, and finally admire the striking features of Casa Batllo.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Barcelona itinerary site.

London, UK to Barcelona is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from London in April, with highs in Barcelona at °C and lows at °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can travel to Ibiza Town.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Parks Museums
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo

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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.
On the 16th (Tue), enjoy the sand and surf at Platja de ses Salines, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Ibiza Cathedral, thenstep into the grandiose world of Castell de Eivissa, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas. Keep things going the next day: stop by Hippy Market Punta Arabi, examine the collection at Museu Puig Molin, examine the collection at Necropolis del Puig des Molins, thenidentify plant and animal life at Parc Natural Ses Salines d'Eivissa i Formentera, and finally wander the streets of Dalt Vila.

For maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Ibiza Town trip itinerary builder app.

You can fly from Barcelona to Ibiza Town in 3 hours. Other options are to ride a ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In April, daytime highs in Ibiza Town are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Nerja.

Things to do in Ibiza Town

Outdoors Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Parc Natural Ses Salines d'Eivissa i Formentera, Hippy Market Punta Arabi
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Castell de Eivissa ©
Castell de Eivissa
Platja de ses Salines ©
Platja de ses Salines
Necropolis del Puig des Molins
Necropolis del Puig des Molins

2
nights
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 18th (Thu), enjoy the sand and surf at Capistrano Playa, thenkick back and relax at Burriana Beach, thenlook for gifts at DEGUSTA ANDALUCIA, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Cliffs of Maro Cerro Gordo. Keep things going the next day: Head underground at Fundación Cueva de Nerja, take in nature's colorful creations at Jardin Botanico Detunda Cueva De Nerja, thenstroll through Papagayo Beach, and finally kick back and relax at Playa El Salon.

To find reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Nerja trip builder app.

Fly from Ibiza Town to Nerja in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and train. Traveling from Ibiza Town in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Nerja, with lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Ronda.

Things to do in Nerja

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Burriana Beach ©
Burriana Beach
Playa El Salon ©
Playa El Salon
Fundación Cueva de Nerja ©
Fundación Cueva de Nerja

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Ronda

Ronda ©
Renowned for its deep gorge, the quaint, whitewashed village of Ronda has preserved its charm as an Andalusian country village.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sat): stroll through Reservatauro Ronda, take in the dramatic natural features at El Tajo de Ronda, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia de Ntra. Sra. de la Paz, thensee the sights as you ascend with SierrAventura Ronda, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Scott Simpson Fine Art. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Sun): do a tasting at Bodega Garcia Hidalgo, explore the fascinating underground world of Cueva del Gato, steep yourself in history at Ermita Rupestre de la Virgen de la Cabeza, thenlook for gifts at ArtesamArt, and finally capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour.

For where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Ronda road trip website.

Getting from Nerja to Ronda by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Ronda are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to go by car to Seville.

Things to do in Ronda

Tours Outdoors Parks
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Bodega Garcia Hidalgo ©
Bodega Garcia Hidalgo
Reservatauro Ronda ©
Reservatauro Ronda
El Tajo de Ronda ©
El Tajo de Ronda

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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 22nd (Mon), get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, steep yourself in history at Royal Alcázar of Seville, thenstop by Productos de la Sierra, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Plaza de España. On the 23rd (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: browse for treasures at Antiguedades el Museo, shop like a local with Delimbo, thenshop like a local with Un Gato en Bicicleta, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Barrio Santa Cruz, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Sevilla.

To find maps, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Seville online visit planner.

You can drive from Ronda to Seville in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In April, daytime highs in Seville are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to travel to Madrid.

Things to do in Seville

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

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Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Prado National Museum and Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia will appeal to museum buffs. Your inner history buff will appreciate Royal Palace of Madrid and Plaza Mayor. There's lots more to do: examine the collection at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza, stop by Barrio de Las Letras, look for gifts at Salvador Bachiller, and shop like a local with Cava Baja Gallery.

For other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Madrid trip itinerary builder app.

You can fly from Seville to Madrid in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Seville in April, expect little chillier with lows of °C in Madrid. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Salamanca.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Shopping Historic Sites
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Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid
Plaza Mayor ©
Plaza Mayor

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Salamanca

Salamanca ©
Salamanca is one of the most visited cities in Spain.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Sat): appreciate the extensive heritage of Ciudad Vieja de Salamanca, steep yourself in history at Casa de las Conchas, stop by El Motin Del Te, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Ieronimus, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at New Cathedral (Catedral Nueva), and finally admire the landmark architecture of Old Cathedral (Catedral Vieja). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: steep yourself in history at Convento de las Duenas, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of St. Stephen's Convent (Convento de San Esteban), thenmake a trip to Plaza Mayor, and finally browse the eclectic array of goods at Salamanca Mall Antiques.

To find reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Salamanca itinerary planning website.

Getting from Madrid to Salamanca by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Madrid in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Salamanca, with lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) so you can go by car to San Sebastian - Donostia.

Things to do in Salamanca

Historic Sites Shopping Museums
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Ciudad Vieja de Salamanca ©
Ciudad Vieja de Salamanca
Ieronimus ©
Ieronimus
Old Cathedral (Catedral Vieja) ©
Old Cathedral (Catedral Vieja)

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San Sebastian - Donostia

San Sebastian - Donostia ©
As one of the anchoring cities of the beautiful Basque Country, San Sebastián boasts a trendy, cosmopolitan vibe while still harboring a relaxed, coastal charm.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at Buen Pastor Cathedral, take a stroll through Parte Vieja, thentake in the dramatic natural features at Basque Coast Geopark, thenstep into the grandiose world of Miramar Palace, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at La Concha Beach.

For other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the San Sebastian - Donostia vacation planning tool.

You can drive from Salamanca to San Sebastian - Donostia in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Salamanca in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in San Sebastian - Donostia, with lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can drive to Bilbao.

Things to do in San Sebastian - Donostia

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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La Concha Beach ©
La Concha Beach
Parte Vieja ©
Parte Vieja
Miramar Palace ©
Miramar Palace

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Bilbao

Bilbao ©
A city of stunning architectural and artistic heritage, Bilbao is situated on the banks of the Nervión River.
On the 30th (Tue), take a stroll through Casco Viejo, experience the excitement of La Ribera Market, get your game on at Igarkizun, enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de Plentzia, thentake some stellar pictures from Acantilados de Barrika, and finally admire the masterpieces at Guggenheim Museum Bilbao. On the next day, take an in-depth tour of Euskal Museoa Bilbao Basque Museum, make a trip to Taberna Plaza Nueva, thenexplore the world behind art at Bilbao Fine Arts Museum, and finally head outdoors with San Mames Stadium.

To see more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Bilbao trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by car from San Sebastian - Donostia to Bilbao takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In April, daily temperatures in Bilbao can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Bilbao

Museums Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Urdaibai Bird Center, Acantilados de Barrika
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Guggenheim Museum Bilbao ©
Guggenheim Museum Bilbao
Urdaibai Bird Center ©
Urdaibai Bird Center
Casco Viejo ©
Casco Viejo

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