8 days in Spain Itinerary

8 days in Spain Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Maspalomas, Gran Canaria
— 1 night
2
Puerto Del Carmen, Lanzarote
— 2 nights
3
Seville
— 1 night
4
Madrid
— 1 night
5
Barcelona
— 2 nights

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Maspalomas, Gran Canaria

Maspalomas ©
Fondly referred to as “El Sur” by the locals, Maspalomas serves as a hub of entertainment and beach activity on Gran Canary Island.
On the 13th (Sat), kick back and relax at Playa de Mogan, thenkick back and relax at Playa de Amadores, thenvisit a coastal fixture at El Faro de Maspalomas, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Reserva Natural Especial de Las Dunas de Maspalomas.

To see reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Maspalomas road trip app.

London, UK to Maspalomas is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. Expect much hotter temperatures when traveling from London in March; daily highs in Maspalomas reach °C and lows reach °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to travel to Puerto Del Carmen.

Things to do in Maspalomas

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Playa de Mogan, Playa de Amadores
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Playa de Mogan ©
Playa de Mogan
Playa de Amadores ©
Playa de Amadores

2
nights
Puerto Del Carmen, Lanzarote

Puerto Del Carmen ©
One of the most lively and visited areas in the Canary Islands, Lanzarote’s largest city, Puerto del Carmen, is well-known for its vibrant nightlife and high concentration of bars and pubs.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sun): examine the collection at Casa / Museo Cesar Manrique, Head underground at Cueva de los Verdes, thenexamine the collection at Fundacion Cesar Manrique, and finally see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour. On the next day, enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Dorada Beach, kick back and relax at Papagayo Beach, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Los Hervideros.

For reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Puerto Del Carmen holiday planning tool.

You can fly from Maspalomas to Puerto Del Carmen in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Expect a daytime high around °C in March, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Seville.

Things to do in Puerto Del Carmen

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Lanzarote, Playa Dorada Beach, Casa / Museo Cesar Manrique
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Fundacion Cesar Manrique ©
Fundacion Cesar Manrique
Papagayo Beach ©
Papagayo Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Tue): steep yourself in history at Royal Alcázar of Seville, contemplate the long history of Royal Tobacco Factory, thenget to know the fascinating history of Barrio Santa Cruz, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Sevilla.

For more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Seville day trip app.

You can fly from Puerto Del Carmen to Seville in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of ferry and train. The time zone difference moving from Western European Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Puerto Del Carmen in March, things will get slightly colder in Seville: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can travel to Madrid.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville
Catedral de Sevilla ©
Catedral de Sevilla
Royal Tobacco Factory ©
Royal Tobacco Factory

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Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Wed): admire the masterpieces at Prado National Museum, contemplate the long history of Plaza Mayor, and then steep yourself in history at Royal Palace of Madrid.

To find ratings, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Madrid attractions planner.

Getting from Seville to Madrid by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. In March, Madrid is slightly colder than Seville - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) to allow time to take a train to Barcelona.

Things to do in Madrid

Historic Sites Museums
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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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nights
Barcelona

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
On the 18th (Thu), admire the striking features of Casa Batllo, admire the masterpieces at Museu Picasso, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, and finally take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic. Here are some ideas for day two: stop by Las Ramblas, thendon't miss a visit to Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and then walk around Parc Guell.

For other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Barcelona trip itinerary website.

Getting from Madrid to Barcelona by train takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Madrid in March since evenings lows in Barcelona dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic
Barcelona Cathedral ©
Barcelona Cathedral

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