35 days in Spain, France & Arcos de Valdevez Itinerary

35 days in Spain, France & Arcos de Valdevez Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Europe trip itinerary planner

Plan created by another user. Make it yours
1
Paris, France
— 8 nights
2
Biarritz, France
— 5 nights
3
Bilbao, Spain
— 5 nights
4
Gijon, Spain
— 4 nights
5
Oviedo, Spain
— 4 nights
6
Santiago de Compostela, Spain
— 4 nights
7
Arcos de Valdevez, Portugal
— 4 nights


Learn more about your trip

8
nights
Paris, France

Paris ©
A beautiful and romantic city fit for any itinerary, Paris brims with historic associations and remains vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.
Take a break from Paris with a short trip to Palace of Versailles in Versailles, about 48 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Eiffel Tower, explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum, admire the natural beauty at Luxembourg Gardens, and take a stroll through Le Marais.

For where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Paris journey planning site.

Munich, Germany to Paris is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. In July, daily temperatures in Paris can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to travel to Biarritz.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trip

Versailles
Find places to stay Jul 27 — Aug 4:
Highlights from your plan
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

5
nights
Biarritz, France

A popular holiday destination with world-class surfing, Biarritz has interesting coastal rock formations and stellar waves that make this luxurious seaside town popular with tourists and surfers alike.
Get out of town with these interesting Biarritz side-trips: Hendaye (Plage d'Hendaye & Chateau Observatoire Abbadia), Chapelle Notre-Dame-des-Sources. (in Cambo les Bains) and Ferme d'Agerria (in Saint-Martin-d'Arberoue). And it doesn't end there: relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, get engrossed in the history at Basque Museum (Musee Basque), make a trip to La Citadelle de Saint Jean Pied de Port, and stroll through Sentier du Littoral.

To see photos, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Biarritz trip itinerary builder website.

Getting from Paris to Biarritz by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. August in Biarritz sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can drive to Bilbao.

Things to do in Biarritz

Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Bayonne, Saint-Jean-de-Luz, Hendaye, Cambo les Bains, River Rafting & Tubing
Find places to stay Aug 4 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
L'Atelier du Piment ©
L'Atelier du Piment
Villa Arnaga ©
Villa Arnaga

5
nights
Bilbao, Spain

A city of stunning architectural and artistic heritage, Bilbao is situated on the banks of the Nervión River.
Explore Bilbao's surroundings by going to RiojaNatura (in Santo Domingo de la Calzada) and San Sebastian - Donostia (Zurriola Beach, Food Tours, &more). Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at Guggenheim Museum Bilbao and appreciate the history behind Puppy.

To see other places to visit, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read our Bilbao road trip app.

You can drive from Biarritz to Bilbao in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. August in Bilbao sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 19°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can go by car to Gijon.

Things to do in Bilbao

Tours · Parks · Wineries

Side Trips

San Sebastian - Donostia, RiojaNatura
Find places to stay Aug 9 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Guggenheim Museum Bilbao ©
Guggenheim Museum Bilbao
Food Tours

4
nights
Gijon, Spain

Gijon ©
Gijón, or '' is the largest city and municipality in the autonomous community of Asturias in Spain. Get out of town with these interesting Gijon side-trips: Cuevona de Cuevas del Agua (in Ribadesella) and River Rafting & Tubing (in Arriondas). There's much more to do: take in the awesome beauty at Picos de Europa, ride a horse along Via Verde la Camocha, stroll through Playa de San Lorenzo, and walk around Santa Catalina Headland (Cerro de Santa Catalina).

For maps, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read Gijon trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by car from Bilbao to Gijon takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Bilbao in August, expect nights in Gijon to be about the same, around 19°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to drive to Oviedo.

Things to do in Gijon

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Cuevona de Cuevas del Agua, Picos de Europa, River Rafting & Tubing
Find places to stay Aug 14 — 18:
Highlights from your plan
Picos de Europa ©
Picos de Europa
Playa de Serantes ©
Playa de Serantes
Playa de San Lorenzo
Playa de San Lorenzo

4
nights
Oviedo, Spain

Oviedo ©
Oviedo is the capital city of the Principality of Asturias in northern Spain and the administrative and commercial centre of the region. Get out of town with these interesting Oviedo side-trips: Teverga Municipality (TeverAstur Senda del Oso & Desfiladero la Xanas), Capilla de la Atalaya y faro (in Luarca) and Playa de San Pedro (in Cudillero). There's much more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at As Catedrais Beach, take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Julian de los Prados, take an in-depth tour of Museo Molinos Mazonovo, and make a trip to Monasterio de San Pelayo.

To find reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Oviedo trip planner.

Getting from Gijon to Oviedo by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) to allow time to drive to Santiago de Compostela.

Things to do in Oviedo

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Teverga Municipality, As Catedrais Beach, Cabo Busto, Capilla de la Atalaya y faro, Playa de San Pedro
Find places to stay Aug 18 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
TeverAstur Senda del Oso ©
TeverAstur Senda del Oso
As Catedrais Beach ©
As Catedrais Beach
Museo Molinos Mazonovo ©
Museo Molinos Mazonovo

4
nights
Santiago de Compostela, Spain

Santiago de Compostela ©
As the site of the sacred cathedral that marks the end of the pilgrimage route of the famous St.
Explore Santiago de Compostela's surroundings by going to Area Cova Beach (in Pontevedra), Ruta de O Alto do Principe (in Cies Islands) and Islas Cies (in Vigo). There's much more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Cathedral De Santiago de Compostela, get outside with Guías Malouco -Turismo y Aventura-, make a trip to Santiago de Compostela. Casco Historico, and get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

To see photos, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Santiago de Compostela tour builder website.

Traveling by car from Oviedo to Santiago de Compostela takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Oviedo in August since evenings lows in Santiago de Compostela dip to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can travel to Arcos de Valdevez.

Things to do in Santiago de Compostela

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Guías Malouco -Turismo y Aventura-, Area Cova Beach, Ruta de O Alto do Principe, Islas Cies, Cabo de Udra
Find places to stay Aug 22 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Islas Cies ©
Islas Cies
Cathedral De Santiago de Compostela ©
Cathedral De Santiago de Compostela
Santiago de Compostela. Casco Historico ©
Santiago de Compostela. Casco Historico

4
nights
Arcos de Valdevez, Portugal

Arcos de Valdevez ©
Arcos de Valdevez is a municipality along the northern frontier of Portugal and Galicia (Spain). You'll find plenty of places to visit near Arcos de Valdevez: Pincaes Cascate (in Peneda-Geres National Park), Miradouro da Pedra Bela (in Geres) and Santo Ovidio Viewpoint (in Ponte de Lima). Spend the 27th (Thu) exploring nature at Peneda-Geres National Park. And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Largo de Camoes, contemplate the waterfront views at Rio Vez, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santuario de Santa Luzia, and pause for some photo ops at Pelourinho de Arcos de Valdevez.

To find other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Arcos de Valdevez day trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Santiago de Compostela to Arcos de Valdevez takes 2 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Arcos de Valdevez can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Arcos de Valdevez

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Ponte de Lima, Peneda-Geres National Park, Santuario de Santa Luzia, Miradouro da Pedra Bela
Find places to stay Aug 26 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Peneda-Geres National Park ©
Peneda-Geres National Park
Santuario de Santa Luzia ©
Santuario de Santa Luzia
Rio Vez ©
Rio Vez

Similar plans

36 days in United Kingdom & Ireland BY A USER FROM CANADA September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems Preferences: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Fast-paced 39 days in Italy, London & Paris BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems Preferences: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 58 days in Asia & Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 34 days in Europe BY A USER FROM HONG KONG SAR CHINA June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 50 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 53 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 18 days in Europe BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE December, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: December, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 31 days in Paris BY A USER FROM NIGERIA June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems Preferences: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 49 days in Europe BY A USER FROM BRAZIL January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights Preferences: January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 49 days in Europe BY A USER FROM BRAZIL January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights Preferences: January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 13 days in Verdun, Douvres-la-Delivrande & Paris BY A USER FROM AUSTRIA August, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems Preferences: August, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 8 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium
See more plans