8 days in Spain Itinerary

8 days in Spain Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Seville
— 1 night
2
Cordoba
— 1 night
3
Granada
— 2 nights
4
Valencia
— 1 night
5
Barcelona
— 2 nights

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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 29th (Sat), relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To see ratings, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Seville online tour itinerary maker.

Lisbon, Portugal to Seville is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Lisbon to Seville, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. August in Seville sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) to allow time to take a train to Cordoba.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Spas
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Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Barrio Santa Cruz ©
Barrio Santa Cruz
Spas

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Cordoba

Andalucía’s thousand-year-old city, Córdoba, was once the capital of both the Roman Empire and the Moorish Kingdom, representing an alluring mix of cultural and political history.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Mon): take an in-depth tour of Calahorra Tower, take a stroll through Jewish Quarter (Juderia), thentake in the local highlights with Walking tours, and finally don't miss a visit to Patio de los Naranjos.

For reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Cordoba vacation planner.

Traveling by train from Seville to Cordoba takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Seville in August, expect nights in Cordoba to be about the same, around °C, while days are a bit warmer, around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) to allow time to drive to Granada.

Things to do in Cordoba

Tours Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Jewish Quarter (Juderia) ©
Jewish Quarter (Juderia)
Patio de los Naranjos ©
Patio de los Naranjos

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Granada

Granada ©
Granada boasts numerous well-preserved examples of exquisite Moorish architecture, not the least of which is the Alhambra, an ancient citadel and royal palace.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Tue): explore the historical opulence of Alhambra, don't miss a visit to Carrera del Darro, and then admire the landmark architecture of Royal Chapel of Granada. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Paseo de los Tristes, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Monasterio Cartuja, thenmake a trip to Plaza de San Nicolas, and finally take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

To see maps, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Granada route maker.

You can drive from Cordoba to Granada in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Cordoba in August: highs in Granada hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) to allow time to drive to Valencia.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites Tours
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Alhambra ©
Alhambra
Royal Chapel of Granada ©
Royal Chapel of Granada
Walking tours

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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 3rd (Thu): indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Parroquia de San Nicolas de Bari y San Pedro Martir, thenget to know the fascinating history of Plaza de la Virgen, and finally admire the natural beauty at Jardi del Turia.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Valencia journey planner.

You can drive from Granada to Valencia in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Granada in September, plan for a bit warmer nights in Valencia, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to drive to Barcelona.

Things to do in Valencia

Tours Historic Sites Parks
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Jardi del Turia ©
Jardi del Turia
Plaza de la Virgen ©
Plaza de la Virgen

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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.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Fri): wander the streets of Barri de Gracia, stroll around Parc Guell, and then admire the striking features of Casa Batllo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Sat): capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour, make a trip to Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and then indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

To find more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Barcelona road trip planning app.

You can drive from Valencia to Barcelona in 4 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a train. In September, daily temperatures in Barcelona can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Barcelona

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Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
Barri de Gracia ©
Barri de Gracia
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia

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