51 days in Spain Itinerary

51 days in Spain Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Vigo
— 1 night
2
Fisterra
— 1 night
3
Santiago de Compostela
— 2 nights
4
La Coruna
— 2 nights
5
Lugo
— 1 night
6
Ribadeo
— 1 night
7
Teverga Municipality
— 2 nights
8
Gijon
— 2 nights
9
Cangas de Onis
— 3 nights
10
Llanes
— 4 nights
11
Santillana del Mar
— 2 nights
12
Bilbao
— 2 nights
13
Burgos
— 3 nights
14
Leon
— 2 nights
15
Zamora
— 3 nights
16
Salamanca
— 16 nights
17
Caceres
— 3 nights

1
night
Vigo

Vigo ©
Vigo is a city and municipality in the province of Pontevedra, in Galicia, north-west Spain on the Atlantic Ocean. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Mon): kick back and relax at A Fontaina Beach and then stroll around Parque Monte del Castro.

To find photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Vigo online trip itinerary planner.

Lisbon, Portugal to Vigo is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or fly. Traveling from Lisbon to Vigo, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Lisbon in August, expect Vigo to be slightly colder, temps between °C and °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Fisterra.

Things to do in Vigo

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Parque Monte del Castro ©
Parque Monte del Castro
Islas Cies ©
Islas Cies
Playa Samil ©
Playa Samil

1
night
Fisterra

Fisterra ©
Fisterra is a municipality in the province of A Coruña, in the autonomous community of Galicia, Spain. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at Camino de Finisterre, thentake some stellar pictures from Mirador Ezaro, thenenjoy the sea views from Faro de Fisterra, and finally stroll through Playa Lagosteira.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Fisterra online road trip planner.

You can drive from Vigo to Fisterra in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and car; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, daily temperatures in Fisterra can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Santiago de Compostela.

Things to do in Fisterra

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trip

Mirador Ezaro
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Playa Lagosteira ©
Playa Lagosteira
Mirador Ezaro ©
Mirador Ezaro

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nights
Santiago de Compostela

Santiago de Compostela ©
As the site of the sacred cathedral that marks the end of the pilgrimage route of the famous St.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igrexa de Santa Maria Salome, don't miss a visit to Palacio de Raxoi, thendon't miss a visit to Hostal dos Reis Católicos, thenmake a trip to Plaza del Obradoiro, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral De Santiago de Compostela. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Praza da Inmaculada, don't miss a visit to Botafumeiro, thensee the interesting displays at Museo Casa de la Troya, and finally make a trip to Santiago de Compostela. Casco Historico.

To see ratings, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Santiago de Compostela online itinerary planner.

Getting from Fisterra to Santiago de Compostela by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) to allow time to drive to La Coruna.

Things to do in Santiago de Compostela

Historic Sites Museums
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Cathedral De Santiago de Compostela ©
Cathedral De Santiago de Compostela
Santiago de Compostela. Casco Historico ©
Santiago de Compostela. Casco Historico
Plaza del Obradoiro ©
Plaza del Obradoiro

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La Coruna

La Coruna ©
Start off your visit on the 29th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Avenida de la Marina, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Playa de Riazor, thenget to know the fascinating history of Monte de San Pedro, and finally don't miss a visit to Plaza de Maria Pita. On the next day, examine the collection at Castle of San Anton, visit a coastal fixture at Tower of Hercules (Torre de Hercules), thenget up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Aquarium Finisterrae, and finally examine the collection at Domus.

To find maps, photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the La Coruna travel route planner.

Drive from Santiago de Compostela to La Coruna in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Lugo.

Things to do in La Coruna

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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Domus ©
Domus
Tower of Hercules (Torre de Hercules) ©
Tower of Hercules (Torre de Hercules)
Plaza de Maria Pita ©
Plaza de Maria Pita

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Lugo

Lugo ©
Lugo is a city in northwestern Spain in the autonomous community of Galicia. Start off your visit on the 31st (Mon): don't miss a visit to Plaza Mayor, steep yourself in history at Muralla Romana de Lugo, don't miss a visit to Praza do Campo, thensee the interesting displays at Museo Provincial de Lugo, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Lugo, and finally explore the ancient world of Piscina Romana.

To see where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Lugo online road trip planner.

You can drive from La Coruna to Lugo in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) to allow time to drive to Ribadeo.

Things to do in Lugo

Historic Sites Museums
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Muralla Romana de Lugo ©
Muralla Romana de Lugo
Catedral de Lugo ©
Catedral de Lugo
Museo Provincial de Lugo ©
Museo Provincial de Lugo

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Ribadeo

Ribadeo ©
Ribadeo is a municipality in the Spanish province of Lugo in Galicia. Start off your visit on the 1st (Tue): don't miss a visit to Ayuntamiento de Vegadeo, stop by Mar de Sensaciones, kick back and relax at As Catedrais Beach, thensnap pictures at O Cargadeiro Ribadeo, and finally don't miss a visit to Illa Pancha.

Plan my trip to Ribadeo with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

Drive from Lugo to Ribadeo in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. August in Ribadeo sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) early enough to go by car to Teverga Municipality.

Things to do in Ribadeo

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Ayuntamiento de Vegadeo, Mar de Sensaciones
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As Catedrais Beach ©
As Catedrais Beach
Illa Pancha ©
Illa Pancha
O Cargadeiro Ribadeo ©
O Cargadeiro Ribadeo

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Teverga Municipality

Teverga Municipality ©
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): get a new perspective on nature at Parque de la Prehistoria and then stop by TeverAstur Senda del Oso. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: head outdoors with Cueva Huerta, thenhike along Desfiladero Les Xanes, and then get outside with Senda del Oso.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read our Teverga Municipality online trip builder.

You can drive from Ribadeo to Teverga Municipality in 2.5 hours. In September in Teverga Municipality, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to go by car to Gijon.

Things to do in Teverga Municipality

Outdoors Museums Trails

Side Trips

Desfiladero Les Xanes, Senda del Oso
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TeverAstur Senda del Oso ©
TeverAstur Senda del Oso
Cueva Huerta ©
Cueva Huerta
Desfiladero Les Xanes ©
Desfiladero Les Xanes

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Gijon

Gijon
Gijón, or '' is the largest city and municipality in the autonomous community of Asturias in Spain. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Fri): observe the fascinating underwater world at Acuario de Gijon, walk around Santa Catalina Headland (Cerro de Santa Catalina), kick back and relax at Playa de San Lorenzo, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Basilica Del Sagrado Corazon, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Necropolis del Monte Areo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Sat): make a trip to Santa María del Naranco. Prerrománico asturiano, thendon't miss a visit to Plaza del Fontan, thentake in nature's colorful creations at Jardin Botanico Atlantico, and finally admire the striking features of Laboral Ciudad de la Cultura.

To see traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Gijon trip site.

Traveling by car from Teverga Municipality to Gijon takes 1.5 hours. September in Gijon sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to drive to Cangas de Onis.

Things to do in Gijon

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Beaches

Side Trip

Oviedo
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Playa de San Lorenzo
Playa de San Lorenzo
Laboral Ciudad de la Cultura ©
Laboral Ciudad de la Cultura

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nights
Cangas de Onis

Cangas de Onís is a municipality in the eastern part of the province and autonomous community of Asturias in the northwest of Spain. Start off your visit on the 6th (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at Capilla de San Antonio, take in the dramatic natural features at Cuevona de Cuevas del Agua, enjoy breathtaking views from Mirador del Fito, thenrelax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, and finally take in the views from Puente Romano. Keep things going the next day: trek along Ruta del Cares, head outdoors with Cueva de La Peruyal, thenexplore the activities along Lake Covadonga, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santuario De Covadonga.

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Getting from Gijon to Cangas de Onis by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. On the 8th (Tue), you'll travel to Llanes.

Things to do in Cangas de Onis

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trips

Cuevona de Cuevas del Agua, River Rafting & Tubing, Ruta del Cares, Cueva de La Peruyal, Mirador del Fito
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River Rafting & Tubing
Lake Covadonga ©
Lake Covadonga
Santuario De Covadonga ©
Santuario De Covadonga

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Llanes

Llanes ©
Llanes is a municipality of the province of Asturias, in northern Spain. Get out of town with these interesting Llanes side-trips: Cueva El Soplao (in Celis), Ferreria de Cades (in Herrerias) and Museo Jurasico de Asturias (MUJA) (in Colunga). And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Playa de Poo, explore the different monuments and memorials at Iglesia de Niembro, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Bufones de Pria.

To see ratings, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Llanes trip itinerary site.

You can drive from Cangas de Onis to Llanes in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. September in Llanes sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. On the 12th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Santillana del Mar.

Things to do in Llanes

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Cueva El Soplao, Ferreria de Cades, Museo Jurasico de Asturias (MUJA)
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Playa de Torimbia ©
Playa de Torimbia
Cueva El Soplao ©
Cueva El Soplao
Playa de Poo ©
Playa de Poo

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Santillana del Mar

Santillana del Mar ©
Santillana del Mar is a historic town situated in Cantabria, Spain. Step out of Santillana del Mar with an excursion to Peninsula of Magdalena in Santander--about 44 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: get to know the resident critters at Parque de la Naturaleza de Cabarceno, make a trip to Torre del Merino, see the interesting displays at Museo de la Tortura, and wander the streets of Plaza Mayor de Ramon y Pelayo.

To see maps, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read Santillana del Mar trip itinerary builder website.

You can drive from Llanes to Santillana del Mar in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can go by car to Bilbao.

Things to do in Santillana del Mar

Parks Nature Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Peninsula of Magdalena, Parque de la Naturaleza de Cabarceno
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Parque de la Naturaleza de Cabarceno ©
Parque de la Naturaleza de Cabarceno
Peninsula of Magdalena ©
Peninsula of Magdalena
Museo de Altamira ©
Museo de Altamira

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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 15th (Tue), take in the dramatic natural features at San Juan de Gaztelugatxe and then wander the streets of Casco Viejo. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll around Plaza de Jado, thenshop like a local with La Ribera Market, thenwalk around Dona Casilda Park, and finally explore the world behind art at Guggenheim Museum Bilbao.

To see where to stay, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Bilbao road trip planner.

You can drive from Santillana del Mar to Bilbao in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. When traveling from Santillana del Mar in September, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Bilbao: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Burgos.

Things to do in Bilbao

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

San Juan de Gaztelugatxe
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Guggenheim Museum Bilbao ©
Guggenheim Museum Bilbao
Casco Viejo ©
Casco Viejo
San Juan de Gaztelugatxe ©
San Juan de Gaztelugatxe

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Burgos

Burgos ©
Burgos is a city in northern Spain and the historic capital of Castile. Burgos is known for historic sites, museums, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Catedral De Burgos, get a new perspective on nature at Cartuja de Miraflores, appreciate the history behind Arco de Santa Maria, and get great views at Mirador del Castillo.

To find maps, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read Burgos travel route app.

Drive from Bilbao to Burgos in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Bilbao in September, things will get little chillier in Burgos: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Leon.

Things to do in Burgos

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Catedral De Burgos ©
Catedral De Burgos
Cartuja de Miraflores ©
Cartuja de Miraflores
Monasterio de las Huelgas ©
Monasterio de las Huelgas

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Leon

Leon ©
León is the capital of the province of León, located in the northwest of Spain. On the 20th (Sun), pause for some serene contemplation at Santa Maria de Leon Cathedral, contemplate the long history of La Basilica De San Isidoro De Leon, thenadmire the striking features of Antiguo Convento de San Marcos, thentake a stroll through Plaza San Martin, and finally steep yourself in history at Plaza Del Grano. On your second day here, make a trip to Historic Center of Leon, admire the masterpieces at Museo Casa Botines Gaudi, and then explore the historical opulence of Diputación Provincial De León.

To see other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read Leon trip itinerary maker website.

Getting from Burgos to Leon by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In September in Leon, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to go by car to Zamora.

Things to do in Leon

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
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Santa Maria de Leon Cathedral ©
Santa Maria de Leon Cathedral
La Basilica De San Isidoro De Leon ©
La Basilica De San Isidoro De Leon
Antiguo Convento de San Marcos ©
Antiguo Convento de San Marcos

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Zamora

Zamora ©
Zamora is a city in Castile and León, Spain, the capital of the province of Zamora. Zamora is known for historic sites, nature, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, take in the views from Puente de Piedra, get great views at Mirador del Troncoso, and contemplate the long history of Castillo de Zamora.

To find maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Zamora itinerary builder tool.

Drive from Leon to Zamora in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September in Zamora, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. On the 24th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Salamanca.

Things to do in Zamora

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors
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Castillo de Zamora ©
Castillo de Zamora
Boat Tours & Water Sports
Zamora ©
Zamora

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Salamanca

Salamanca ©
Salamanca is one of the most visited cities in Spain.
Venture out of the city with trips to La Alberca (Ayuntamiento de La Alberca, Plaza Mayor de La Alberca, &more), Avila (Palacio Los Serrano, The Walls of Avila, &more) and Plaza Mayor de Mogarraz (in Mogarraz). There's lots more to do: make a trip to Plaza Mayor, delve into the lush surroundings at Parque natural de Las Batuecas - Sierra de Francia, take in the spiritual surroundings of Old Cathedral (Catedral Vieja), and contemplate the long history of St. Stephen's Convent (Convento de San Esteban).

For other places to visit, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read our Salamanca attractions planner.

You can drive from Zamora to Salamanca in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Caceres.

Things to do in Salamanca

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

La Alberca, Avila, Basilica de Santa Teresa, Casco Antiguo de Candelario, Plaza Mayor de Mogarraz
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Plaza Mayor ©
Plaza Mayor
Ciudad Vieja de Salamanca ©
Ciudad Vieja de Salamanca
Old Cathedral (Catedral Vieja) ©
Old Cathedral (Catedral Vieja)

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Caceres

Caceres ©
Cáceres is the capital of Cáceres province, in the autonomous community of Extremadura, Spain. Start off your visit on the 11th (Sun): get engrossed in the history at Museo De Cáceres, get engrossed in the history at Museo de Historia de la Computacion, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Old Town of Caceres, thendon't miss a visit to Convento de San Pablo, and finally steep yourself in history at Arco de la Estrella (Star Arch). On your second day here, don't miss a visit to Plaza Mayor de Caceres, do some two-wheel cruising with Moto Carlos Hernandez, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Royal Monastery of Santa María de Guadalupe, and finally make a trip to Plaza Mayor de Trujillo.

For ratings, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, use the Caceres travel route builder website.

Drive from Salamanca to Caceres in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Caceres when traveling from Salamanca in October, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Caceres

Historic Sites Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Plaza Mayor de Trujillo
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Museo de Historia de la Computacion ©
Museo de Historia de la Computacion
Old Town of Caceres
Old Town of Caceres
Plaza Mayor de Trujillo
Plaza Mayor de Trujillo

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