9 days in Spain Itinerary

9 days in Spain Itinerary

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1
Barcelona
— 2 nights
2
Granada
— 1 night
3
Nerja
— 1 night
4
Seville
— 1 night
5
Madrid
— 2 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.
Barcelona is known for parks, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo, stroll around Parc Guell, wander the streets of Las Ramblas, and pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral.

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San Francisco, USA to Barcelona is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is 9 hours. In May, daytime highs in Barcelona are 71°F, while nighttime lows are 57°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) early enough to travel to Granada.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks
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Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia

1
night
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.
On the 27th (Wed), step into the grandiose world of Alhambra, then contemplate the long history of Court of the Lions, and then delve into the mystery of El Reino Escape Room.

To see more things to do, maps, photos, and tourist information, read Granada holiday tool.

Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Granada takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. When traveling from Barcelona in May, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Granada: temperatures range from 77°F by day to 53°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Nerja.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites · Fun & Games
Find places to stay May 26 — 27:
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Alhambra ©
Alhambra
El Reino Escape Room ©
El Reino Escape Room
Court of the Lions ©
Court of the Lions

1
night
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 28th (Thu), explore the fascinating underground world of Fundación Cueva de Nerja, admire the natural beauty at Detunda Botanical Garden, then kick back and relax at Playa de la Alberquilla, then enjoy the sand and surf at Playa del Molino de Papel, and finally pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Nerja Book Centre.

To find where to stay, photos, maps, and other tourist information, use the Nerja holiday website.

Drive from Granada to Nerja in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. May in Nerja sees daily highs of 79°F and lows of 54°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can drive to Seville.

Things to do in Nerja

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors
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Playa de la Alberquilla ©
Playa de la Alberquilla
Fundación Cueva de Nerja ©
Fundación Cueva de Nerja
Nerja Book Centre ©
Nerja Book Centre

1
night
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 29th (Fri): steep yourself in history at Plaza de España, then take a stroll through Barrio Santa Cruz, then don't miss a visit to Plaza de Santa Marta, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Sevilla.

For more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Seville trip tool.

You can drive from Nerja to Seville in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Seville are 79°F, while nighttime lows are 58°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) so you can travel to Madrid.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay May 28 — 29:
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Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Catedral de Sevilla ©
Catedral de Sevilla
Barrio Santa Cruz ©
Barrio Santa Cruz

2
nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sat): walk around Parque del Retiro, steep yourself in history at Plaza Mayor, and then steep yourself in history at Royal Palace of Madrid. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the world behind art at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia and then admire the masterpieces at Prado National Museum.

For reviews, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read Madrid road trip tool.

You can fly from Seville to Madrid in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Seville in May, plan for slightly colder nights in Madrid, with lows around 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
Find places to stay May 29 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Parque del Retiro ©
Parque del Retiro
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid

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