9 days in Spain Itinerary

9 days in Spain Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Barcelona
— 2 nights
2
Santiago de Compostela
— 1 night
3
Cangas do Morrazo
— 1 night
4
Bilbao
— 1 night
5
Santander
— 1 night
6
Santo Domingo de la Calzada
— 1 night
7
San Sebastian - Donostia
— 1 night

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.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at Claustro E Iglesia de la Concepcion. On the 2nd (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: shop like a local with La Boqueria, stroll around Parc Guell, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo, and finally admire the striking features of Casa Amatller.

For photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Barcelona trip maker tool.

Manchester, UK to Barcelona is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also take a train; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Manchester to Barcelona is 1 hour. Traveling from Manchester in September, things will get somewhat warmer in Barcelona: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can travel to Santiago de Compostela.

Things to do in Barcelona

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

1
night
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 4th (Fri): make a trip to Plaza de la Quintana, take an in-depth tour of Museo Casa de la Troya, don't miss a visit to Plaza del Obradoiro, thenmake a trip to Palacio de Raxoi, and finally steep yourself in history at Cathedral De Santiago de Compostela.

To see ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Santiago de Compostela trip itinerary planning website.

Fly from Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In September, Santiago de Compostela is slightly colder than Barcelona - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can drive to Cangas do Morrazo.

Things to do in Santiago de Compostela

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Cathedral De Santiago de Compostela ©
Cathedral De Santiago de Compostela
Plaza del Obradoiro ©
Plaza del Obradoiro
Museo Casa de la Troya ©
Museo Casa de la Troya

1
night
Cangas do Morrazo

Cangas do Morrazo ©
Start off your visit on the 5th (Sat): head off the coast to Islas Cies, thenmake a trip to Cruceiro de Hio, and then get outside with Guías Malouco -Turismo y Aventura-.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Cangas do Morrazo holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Santiago de Compostela to Cangas do Morrazo takes 1.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can travel to Bilbao.

Things to do in Cangas do Morrazo

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Islas Cies
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Islas Cies ©
Islas Cies

1
night
Bilbao

A city of stunning architectural and artistic heritage, Bilbao is situated on the banks of the Nervión River.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sun): stroll around Dona Casilda Park, indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, and then explore the world behind art at Guggenheim Museum Bilbao.

To find traveler tips, maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Bilbao itinerary planning tool.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Cangas do Morrazo to Bilbao. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) early enough to drive to Santander.

Things to do in Bilbao

Tours Wineries Museums
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Guggenheim Museum Bilbao ©
Guggenheim Museum Bilbao

1
night
Santander

Santander ©
Known for its prime north coast location and elegant city center, Santander remains the central destination for tourism and commerce in the whole Cantabrian region.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Mon): kick back and relax at Playa de El Puntal, thenexplore the wealth of natural beauty at Peninsula of Magdalena, and then step off the mainland to explore Mouro Island.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Santander online vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Bilbao to Santander takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Bilbao in September, expect nights in Santander to be about the same, around °C, while days are a bit cooler, around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can travel to Santo Domingo de la Calzada.

Things to do in Santander

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Peninsula of Magdalena ©
Peninsula of Magdalena
Mouro Island ©
Mouro Island

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night
Santo Domingo de la Calzada

Santo Domingo de la Calzada ©
Santo Domingo de la Calzada is a municipality in La Rioja, Spain, situated on the banks of the Oja River. On the 8th (Tue), grab your bike and head to Via Verde del Oja, do a tasting at Bohedal Bodega Boutique, and then admire nature's wide array of creatures at RiojaNatura.

To find maps, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Santo Domingo de la Calzada online tour planner.

Traveling by car from Santander to Santo Domingo de la Calzada takes 2.5 hours. While traveling from Santander, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Santo Domingo de la Calzada, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to travel to San Sebastian - Donostia.

Things to do in Santo Domingo de la Calzada

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Trails

Side Trips

Bohedal Bodega Boutique, Via Verde del Oja
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RiojaNatura ©
RiojaNatura

1
night
San Sebastian - Donostia

As one of the anchoring cities of the beautiful Basque Country, San Sebastián boasts a trendy, cosmopolitan vibe while still harboring a relaxed, coastal charm.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Wed): let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, get your game on at Let's get Basque!, take in the exciting artwork at Lance and Malone Art Shop, thenglide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, and finally kick back and relax at La Concha Beach.

To see traveler tips, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read our San Sebastian - Donostia trip maker.

Traveling by car from Santo Domingo de la Calzada to San Sebastian - Donostia takes 2 hours. While traveling from Santo Domingo de la Calzada, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in San Sebastian - Donostia, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Sebastian - Donostia

Tours Outdoors Parks
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Food Tours
La Concha Beach ©
La Concha Beach
Stand-Up Paddleboarding

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